Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (HLT)

Prev Close 139.59
Day Low/High 135.54 / 140.40
52 Wk Low/High 98.57 / 154.40
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 278.72B
Market Cap 38.91B
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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HLT, LYV Moves

I have covered my Hilton  short.  Also, I have just covered my Live Nation short.  I was wrong on both stocks and have taken losses.

Welcome Back Hospitality Stocks

Welcome Back Hospitality Stocks

Here's why hotels mean business, and which has the best chart.

HNA Group's Restructuring Suggests Evergrande's Future Path

HNA Group's Restructuring Suggests Evergrande's Future Path

The parent of Hainan Airlines looks set to emerge from bankruptcy after its top executives were arrested and the Chinese state stepped in.

Adding to 7 Shorts

I have just added to the following shorts: , , , , , , .

Short Moves

I am covering a portion of my positions in the following shorts now: , , , , , , , , , , , and .

Listing Some Shorts

Here is a partial list of my (non-Index) individual equity shorts: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and .

Downsizing Shorts

Sometimes discipline trumps an opinion.  And this is clearly the case over the last few weeks.  I have taken down the size in a number of shorts - as I am obviously on the wrong side of Ms Market.  This includes , , , , , , and .  All are small-size...

Adding to 5 Shorts

I am adding to shorts in , , , and .

3 Shorts on the Move

Last week's new shorts - , and - are thriving today.

Adding to Two Shorts

I have added to my and shorts.


Yesterday's new shorts - , , and - are behaving poorly... or well, depending on your vantage point!

Shorting Two New Names

They are: Live Nation and Hilton .  To summarize:  * The growing likelihood of a worsening in the spread of COVID, the Delta variant and/or another mutation - could produce lower sales and profits, relative to expectations, over the next year. * Cos...

Happy Thursday Everyone!

Morning folks, once again we've got a slew of earnings reports and at first blush their coming in a tad better than expected from the likes of Nokia , STMicroelectronics , Wolverine World Wide , Textron , Overstock.com  , and Volkswagen (VLKAY). But...

Next Week's Earnings and Expectations for the Second Half of 2021

Circling back to my comment on earnings expectations for the second half of 2021, next week we will see a more than 250% jump week over week for the number of earnings reports coming at us. That's right, just under 1,000 of companies are slated to r...

Why Buying Travel and Leisure Stocks Would Be Like Putting Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire in the Baseball Hall of Fame (Part Deux)

* The reopening trade has not worked for the last five weeks * The steady drop in travel and leisure sector share prices accelerated noticeably on Monday Back one month ago I took the other side of Jim "El Capitan" Cramer's bullish argument about bu...

We're at a Moment of Unreasonable Confidence

* Is it time to expect the unexpected? * Too much "group stink" and "first level thinking" has invaded the markets * As an example, just look at the shares of General Motors and Delta Air Lines - both have been the subject of near universal optimism...

Taking a 'Trip' to After-the-Close Earnings

After today's close there are only a handful of companies reporting, including Steris , Take-Two  and Trip.com  . Of the three, at least to me, the most interesting one will be Trip.com as it will not only confirm some of the comments in recent week...

More Liquidations

I have covered my shorts in Disney , Hilton and Hyatt this morning.

A Look at My Revised Book

A lot of activity today. A real lot. If you can't follow (which is understandable!) I am left with the following:  Longs: Verizon VZ, Bank of America , Citigroup , JPMorgan , Wells Fargo , , Shorts: Bonds, Homebuilders, Hilton , Hyatt , Twitter , Di...

Jim Cramer: The Birth of a Market Bottom, Part 2

Jim Cramer: The Birth of a Market Bottom, Part 2

The Fed's Jay Powell pulled out the heavy artillery to help keep the economy and financial markets going, but would it be enough?

Chinese Conglomerate HNA Group Slumps Into Bankruptcy

Chinese Conglomerate HNA Group Slumps Into Bankruptcy

The parent of Hainan Airlines is looking to restructure its debts and shed non-core subsidiaries after coming under government control.

Greed Breaks Things

* Peak speculation? * GME joins the parthenon of speculation previously reserved for Resorts International, Piggly Wiggly, and Volkswagen * We are likely getting close as grotesque speculation often presages a Bear Market * Intelligent and disciplin...

A Summary of This Afternoon's Trading

"Just one more thing." - Lt. Columbo   I have my hands full with quite a lot of business projects I am working on (including a new hedge fund).   I was actively trading -- before and after leaving my office this afternoon -- and I want to alert you ...

Covering a Portion of My Hotel Shorts

On the whoosh lower I have taken in half of my shorts in Hilton and Hyatt .  Will reshort on strength.  Now medium-sized.

My Message Is Simple: Sell Stocks Now  

* I find a record low number of stocks that meet my standards for purchase today * Book mark this missive! * Stated simply...   "You're betraying your whole life if you don't say what you think - and you don't say it honestly and bluntly." - Charles...

The Election Bottom Line: Active Stock Picking Will Now Likely (and Perhaps, Materially), Outperform Passive Investing

* I now expect an acceleration in the pivot from growth to value * As reflected by recent voting results, Americans are more in the middle of the road than at the extremes  In a market warning in Monday's opening missive I wrote:  "The Georgia Senat...


I have added to my and shorts today.  

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions, or about my buy and short levels, as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." - Walter Deemer "When the...