Lodging

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Reveals Extensive Latin America Plans

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT) plans to expand its operations in Latin America by 50% over the next five years. This will lead to the opening of seven hotels per year on an average in that region.

Starwood...

4Jun2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Reveals Extensive Latin America Plans | Continued

(CHH) Choice Hotels International Steps into Calgary

Choice Hotels International Inc.’s (CHH) boutique style brand – Ascend Hotel Collection (luxury, design-led and contemporary facilities) – recently unveiled a new hotel in Calgary, Canada. Christened Hotel Elan, the new property...

23May2013 | | Comments Off on (CHH) Choice Hotels International Steps into Calgary | Continued

(MAR) Marriott International Beats First Quarter Earnings and Revenues

Marriott International Inc. (MAR) posted first-quarter 2013 earnings of 43 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 41 cents by 4.9% and the year-ago level by 43.3%. Marriott’s strong top-line, margin expansion, effective...

15May2013 | | Comments Off on (MAR) Marriott International Beats First Quarter Earnings and Revenues | Continued

(H) Hyatt Hotels Hyatt Place Now in Pensacola

Chicago, Ill.-based leading global hotel chain, Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) recently unveiled a Hyatt Place branded (upscale, select-service, contemporary lifestyle hotel brand for modern travelers) property in Pensacola, Fla. in association...

21Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (H) Hyatt Hotels Hyatt Place Now in Pensacola | Continued

(MAR) Marriott International’s Ritz-Carlton in Aruba

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company L.L.C, a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (MAR), is all set to unveil a property in the Island Of Aruba. Christened The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba, the new property is slated to open for...

17Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (MAR) Marriott International’s Ritz-Carlton in Aruba | Continued

(H) Hyatt Hotels’ Upscale Brand “HYATT House” Makes Atlanta Debut

One of Hyatt Hotels Corporation’s (H) upscale brands, HYATT house, recently made its debut in Georgia with the opening of a hotel in Atlanta. Christened HYATT house Atlanta/Cobb Galleria – the new property was developed and unveiled...

10Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (H) Hyatt Hotels’ Upscale Brand “HYATT House” Makes Atlanta Debut | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide to Expand in Middle East and Africa Region

Leading global hotel chain Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (HOT) has recently declared that it is on the verge of launching 50 new hotels with 14,000 guest rooms in the rapidly-growing emerging market of Middle East and...

9Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide to Expand in Middle East and Africa Region | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide’s Westin Now in Sacramento

In order to bolster its presence in the U.S., Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT) recently unveiled its 1st Westin branded (upper/ upscale luxury brand) property – The Westin Sacramento – in Sacramento,...

8Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide’s Westin Now in Sacramento | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Enhances European Portfolio

In order to further ramp up its presence in Europe, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (HOT) is on the verge of launching 50 new hotels in the region by 2018. Moreover, Starwood is also undertaking several renovation initiatives...

4Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Enhances European Portfolio | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Shift Base to Dubai

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. ( HOT ) , the leading global hospitality company, has recently transferred its headquarters from Stamford, CT to Dubai, UAE for one month. This was done with the clear intent of focusing...

26Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Shift Base to Dubai | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Flourishes in Dubai

In order to expand its footprint in the Middle East region, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT) recently unveiled a Sheraton branded property in Dubai in collaboration with Majid Al Futtaim Properties. This new property...

23Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Flourishes in Dubai | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Thrives in Latin America

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (HOT) is on the verge of signing new deals and launching hotels in the rapidly-growing emerging markets of Latin America in order to further enhance its presence in the region. Starwood...

13Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Thrives in Latin America | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Signs Record Number of Deals in 2012

Leading hospitality company Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (HOT) recently declared that amid such global macroeconomic turmoil, it has entered into maximum number of hotel agreements in 2012.

At the end of 2012,...

5Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Signs Record Number of Deals in 2012 | Continued

(H) Hyatt Hotels Opens Hyatt Place Property in El Segundo

Chicago, Illinois-based, Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) recently declared the opening of a Hyatt Place branded hotel in El Segundo, United States in collaboration with OTO Development. The new property named Hyatt Place Los Angeles/LAX/El...

1Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (H) Hyatt Hotels Opens Hyatt Place Property in El Segundo | Continued

(HOT) Hotel and Lodging Stock Update – December 2012 – Industry Outlook

The year 2012 is likely to end on a positive note for the hotel & lodging industry, with lodging performance indicators witnessing considerable improvement in most parts of the world. In the recently concluded third quarter of 2012, most of the sector heavyweights — Starwood Hotels...

17Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Hotel and Lodging Stock Update – December 2012 – Industry Outlook | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Collaborates with The Urban Land Institute

Leading hospitality company Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT) recently joined forces with The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance. The...

3Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Collaborates with The Urban Land Institute | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Revamps Hawaiian Assets

As part of its continued brand revitalization, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT) recently completed an extensive makeover of four Hawaiian properties under its largest brand Sheraton Hotels & Resorts. The refurbishment...

28Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Revamps Hawaiian Assets | Continued

(MAR) Marriott International to Boost Extended-stay Business

Hotel chain operator, Marriott International Inc. (MAR), recently announced that its extended-stay portfolio now accounts for a third of its development pipeline in North America. With the extended-stay portfolio brands,...

23Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (MAR) Marriott International to Boost Extended-stay Business | Continued

(MAR) Marriott International’s Profit Surges

Hotel chain operator, Marriott International Inc. (MAR) reported third quarter 2012 earnings of 44 cents per share, comfortably surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 40 cents and the year-ago quarter adjusted earnings of 29 cents...

10Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (MAR) Marriott International’s Profit Surges | Continued

(MAR) Marriott Adds JW Marriott in Mexico

In order to further ramp up its presence in Mexico, JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts brand, one of the world class luxury brands of Marriott International, Inc. (MAR), recently struck a deal with Operadora Punta Peninsula, S.A. de...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (MAR) Marriott Adds JW Marriott in Mexico | Continued

(MAR) New Look for Marriott St. Louis

As a part of its continued brand-revitalization, Marriott International Inc. (MAR) has decided to go forward with an extensive makeover plan for its St. Louis Airport property for around $15 million. The venture will begin this fall...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (MAR) New Look for Marriott St. Louis | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Introduces W in Singapore

In order to ramp up its presence in the flourishing Singaporean market, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc. (HOT) recently debuted its W brand at Sentosa Cove, Singapore in collaboration with its owner and development partner...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Introduces W in Singapore | Continued

(RLH) Red Lion Hotels Opens Denver Airport Location

Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLH) recently inked a franchise license agreement with the owners of a hotel located at the Denver International Airport. The 87-guestroom property will now become the Red Lion Inn and Suites Denver Airport....

8Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (RLH) Red Lion Hotels Opens Denver Airport Location | Continued

(HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide to Unveil W in Panama City

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.(HOT) recently announced that it is on track to introduce a W brand hotel in Panama City. This will mark the entry of W, one of the high-end brands of Starwood in Central America. It is slated...

24Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide to Unveil W in Panama City | Continued

(H) Hyatt Hotels Expanding in Puerto Rico

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) recently announced that a Hyatt affiliate inked a management agreement with an affiliate of Island Hospitality Partners, LLC to unveil Hyatt Place Manatí, Puerto Rico in early 2014.

This is not the...

31Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (H) Hyatt Hotels Expanding in Puerto Rico | Continued

(H) Hyatt Hotels Debuts In Southwest China

Consistent with its expansion activity, Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) recently announced the opening of the hotel – Hyatt Regency Chongqing – under its Hyatt Regency Brand. The opening marks the debut of Hyatt...

22Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (H) Hyatt Hotels Debuts In Southwest China | Continued

(MAR) Marriott International Reports In Line – Increases EPS Guidance

Marriott International Inc. (MAR) reported second quarter 2012 earnings of 42 cents per share, in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. However, earnings in the reported quarter were 24% higher than the year-ago quarter adjusted...

16Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (MAR) Marriott International Reports In Line – Increases EPS Guidance | Continued

(HOT) Hotel and Lodging Stock Outlook – August 2012

The year 2012 started on a positive note for the hotel & lodging industry, with lodging performance indicators witnessing considerable improvement in most regions of the world. However, global economic and political issues like sovereign debt, currency fluctuation and sustained economic instability...

15Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (HOT) Hotel and Lodging Stock Outlook – August 2012 | Continued

(RLH) Red Lion Signs Franchise License Agreement With WR Management for Cathedral City

Spokane, Washington-based Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLH) recently announced the signing of a franchise license agreement with WR Management Co. for a hotel — Quality Inn & Suites Date Palm — in Cathedral City, California....

21Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (RLH) Red Lion Signs Franchise License Agreement With WR Management for Cathedral City | Continued

(H) Hyatt Hotels Boosts Indian Presence

Chicago-based Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) recently announced that one of its affiliates has entered into management contracts for two new hotels in India. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The two new hotels bring the...

17Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (H) Hyatt Hotels Boosts Indian Presence | Continued