Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (HLT)

136.59
2.20 1.60
NYSE
Prev Close 138.80
Open 138.23
Day Low/High 136.07 / 140.21
52 Wk Low/High 83.62 / 139.37
Volume 2.34M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 278.69B
Market Cap 37.76B
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Upside Reward Narrows - Reducing Portfolio Net Long Exposure

In response to the S&P Index approaching my "fair market value" (of 2800), and in light of the magnitude of the move from about 2185 to 2750, I have made the following moves this morning: * I have reduced my very large position to medium-sized * I h...

At 'Bottoms' the Most Bang for Your Buck Is Not in Quality

There is an almost universal view that this is a good time to step up the quality of your portfolios. That observation is not necessarily correct. As I have frequently remarked, if we have seen the bottom in mid-March and there is a consequential up...

Excess Return Opportunity?

On Friday I added to my speculative lodging/real estate theme ( , and ). Though certainly not without risk (!), there may be a lot of excess return opportunity at current prices in this package. The average of these are about +10% in today's trading...

My Trades This Afternoon

This afternoon (and on weakness) I have made the following trades: * I have added to my new investment long Morgan Stanley . * I am bidding for my speculative package of stocks that will benefit mightily from a sooner-than-expected containment of Co...

Less Pontification, More Bottom-Up Ideas

* Will be forthcoming... At all times, but particularly during a crisis, circulating bottom-up investment ideas is of paramount importance. Don't get me wrong, a market view is very important - and so is the analytical discussion surrounding that ma...

Three Speculations With Large Potential Upside

* If Covid-19 is contained reasonably soon * There is a place in most portfolios for some speculation Speculation takes many forms. Sometimes speculative stocks are small caps that trade their float every few days. Sometimes speculative stocks are f...

Disney Roars, Adding to Several Stocks

The mouse is roaring... Disney over $102 (Trade of the Week at $93 yesterday!). Added to banks, ViacomCBS , Goldman Sachs (last week's Trade of the Week) and hotels,  and .  

Investing in These 2 Stocks

and have been great stocks off of the recent bottom. Staying with these as investments despite the big move in the last four days.

Now Comes the Hard Part

Should the stock market continue to follow through after Tuesday's historic advance traders and investors will be faced with some tough decisions: * Does one sell off the trading layer of our portfolios? * Should we maintain our longer term investme...

Updating New Buys

Over the last few days I have established new positions in , , , , , , ,  , , , , and some other more speculative investments. I also initiated a long S&P futures position which I will jettison on an extension of this rally (if it occurs).

Oh, Well

If I only owned , , , and  , I would feel very good today. Alas... that is not the case.

Listen Up Warren!

Here are five investment and acquisition ideas for Warren Buffett/Berkshire Hathaway (that fit his criteria): * Deere * Federal Express * Disney * Boeing * Hilton

To the HLT

I established a new long in on Friday. I have added.

I See a Smorgasbord of Possible 'Generational' Opportunities: Constructing an Investment Portfolio for the Next 1-3 Years

* Before you read this opening missive be sure you understand your risk appetite and profile as well as your time frame * I see a possible "generational" investment opportunity developing and I am now even more aggressively buying for the intermedia...

3 Stock Moves

Bought more and established new positions in and . I previously dissed but the shares are now -$10 from my analysis and I am trying to figure whether I should be an opportunistic buyer. Stay tuned.

Tweet of the Day

Maybe this is why Bill Ackman is freaking out (he owns Hilton and Chipotle ): Stocks right now from various sectors: * Carnival Cruises: -87% * Park Hotels & Resorts: -86% * American Airlines: -80% * Boeing: -79% * Fiat Chrysler: -73% * Tesla: -63% ...

Grim Picture

The picture looks even grimmer for American Airlines , United Airlines , Delta Air Lines , Jet Blue , Hilton Worldwide , Hyatt Hotels  and others in the travel and hospitality sectors. The unprecedented 30-day travel ban from Europe is the latest bl...

Where Are Hotel Stocks Headed?

Where Are Hotel Stocks Headed?

Investors shouldn't automatically assume that all travel and leisure stocks will be hard hit by the Coronavirus.

Tech Based Rally, Real-Life Virus, Powell Speaks, Tracking 5 Stocks

Tech Based Rally, Real-Life Virus, Powell Speaks, Tracking 5 Stocks

This rally has been industry, not sector led, and it is all based on technology, whether or not market leaders reside within the Tech sector or not.

Coronavirus Is Now a Market Story, Watching the U.S. 10 Year Note, Kobe Bryant

Coronavirus Is Now a Market Story, Watching the U.S. 10 Year Note, Kobe Bryant

Chinese President Xi Jinping, not a man given to exaggerate, has referred to the spread of this coronavirus in China as 'a grave situation.'

Two Opportunities in Travel and Leisure

Two Opportunities in Travel and Leisure

Hilton Worldwide and Expedia are moving in opposite directions.

Can You Book Profits With This High-Yielding REIT? Let's Check It Out

Can You Book Profits With This High-Yielding REIT? Let's Check It Out

Chatham Lodging has an attractive 8% yield, but a recession could spell trouble, so do your your homework before reserving this stock.

Feds Probe Tech, Mueller Speaks, Holy Guacamole and Now Hear NOW: Market Recon

Feds Probe Tech, Mueller Speaks, Holy Guacamole and Now Hear NOW: Market Recon

Watch closely as the government opens a broad antitrust investigation into unidentified leading online technology platforms

Checking Into the Best of the Hotel Sector

Checking Into the Best of the Hotel Sector

The charts of two global hotel chains indicate they're the best names to hold in the lodging business right now.

Check Into These 6 Hotel and Travel Stocks

Check Into These 6 Hotel and Travel Stocks

Hotel, resort and casino stocks can be great additions to a portfolio and help investors sleep well.

Fibocall: Early Wednesday Texts

First Window for Listed Indian Real Estate a Litmus Test for the Market

First Window for Listed Indian Real Estate a Litmus Test for the Market

India's property market is increasingly institutionalized, and now it's available to retail investors, too.