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Wyndham's (WYN) Hotel Group Opens Third Hotel in Florida

2017-01-23 zacks
Wyndham Hotel Group, one of the three business units of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (WYN - Free Report) , recently announced the opening of its new property in Florida - Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach. Ideally located steps away from Pier 60 and the white sands of Clearwater Beach, it is the brand's 14th location in the U.S. and the third in Florida. The Clearwater Beach area is one of the country's most exotic places for vacationers and convention travelers, and consistent increases in visitors over the years have fueled demand for luxury accommodations here.

DiamondRock Hospitality: Time For A Breather After The Recent Rally?

2017-01-21 seekingalpha
There are positives: Incremental EBITDA improvements are likely, and ample liquidity positions the company to make some solid asset acquisitions.

Hyatt Hotels makes wellness play with Miraval acquisition

2017-01-20 seekingalpha
Hyatt Hotels (H +0.4%) announces it acquired Miraval Group from KSL Capital Partners for an undisclosed amount.

Hyatt Diversifies Via Purchase of Wellness Firm Miraval Group

2017-01-19 zacks
Shares of leading global hospitality company, Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H - Free Report) have outperformed its peer group over the last six months. The stock gained 7.4%, while its peer group declined 6.2% in the said period. On Jan 18, Hyatt announced something that has the capability of further propelling its growth trajectory – the acquisition of Miraval Group, a distinguished provider of wellness and mindfulness experiences, from an affiliate of KSL Capital Partners, LLC.

Marriott (MAR) Continues on the Path of Global Expansion

2017-01-19 zacks
After announcing the acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts on Sep 23, Marriott International, Inc. (MAR - Free Report) has become the world’s largest hotel company, spanning across 120 countries with over 6,000 properties. Shares of the company have gained over 21% since the date, while Marriott’s peer group dipped 7% in the same time frame, depicting the positive effect of the acquisition. In addition to domestic markets, Marriott is consistently trying to expand its presence worldwide and capitalize on the demand for hotels in the international markets.

Hotel REITs Soared In 2016, But Oversupply And Airbnb Loom In 2017

2017-01-18 seekingalpha
Entering 2016, the consensus opinion on Hotel REITs was overwhelmingly negative after several straight years of underperformance. Despite this, the Hotel REIT sector delivered a REIT-leading 25% total return.

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Trump multibillion-dollar administration needs to clear conflicts - Business Insider

2017-01-17 businessinsider
The combined net worth of President-elect Donald Trump's nominees for Cabinet posts and appointments to White House jobs is in excess of $10 billion, and that wealth comes with ties to the financial, oil, steel, entertainment, and healthcare industries.

Hyatt Hotels AMENDMENT NO. 12 (Passive Acquisition of More Than 5% of Shares)

2017-01-17 sec.gov
  UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549   SCHEDULE 13G/A   Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No. 12)*   Hyatt Hotels Corporation  (Name of Issuer)     Class A Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share (Title of Class of Securities)     448579102  (CUSIP Number)     January 13, 2017  (Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)   Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:   ☐ Rule 13d-1(b)

Marriott (MAR) Unveils Another Aloft Hotel in Louisville

2017-01-17 zacks
On Jan 13, Marriott International, Inc. (MAR - Free Report) announced the opening of its new hotel under the Aloft brand in Louisville, KY. Located close to major points like Baptist East, Tom Sawyer Park, Ford Motor Company, General Electric, numerous corporate offices as well as a retail shopping area, the Aloft Louisville East is the second Aloft property in Louisville. The hotel is under the ownership and management of M&T, LLC and CRM Companies/PWM Real Estate Holdings, LLC.

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Sweet: Commerce Secretary Pritzker ponders next move | Chicago Sun-Times

2017-01-15 chicago.suntimes
WASHINGTON – With only a few days left to the Obama administration, I talked to Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker about her legacy – some practical observations for Donald Trump – and how she will go all out to elect her brother J.B. governor of Illinois, if he decides to run.

The Kolter Group Announces Plans For New Hyatt Centric Hotel On Las Olas Boulevard In Downtown Fort Lauderdale

2017-01-13 prnewswire
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kolter Hospitality, a division of The Kolter Group, proudly announced today plans for a new Hyatt Centric hotel at 100 E. Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale.  This hotel will occupy the first fifteen levels of the 46-level brand new building in the heart of the vibrant downtown, the first mixed-use building agreement for the Hyatt Centric brand.

4 Reasons to Bet on Marriott Vacations (VAC) Stock Now

2017-01-12 zacks
Vacation ownership or timeshare business is one of the fastest evolving and most profitable sector in the hospitality industry. Increasing household income and ownership satisfaction, along with an inclination toward repeat purchases and frequent trips, are driving the industry’s growth. Thus, positive timeshare industry trends make this the right time to add a few vacation ownership companies to your portfolio.

Marriott Announces Opening of New Aloft Hotel in Austin

2017-01-12 zacks
On Jan 11, Marriott International, Inc. (MAR - Free Report) announced the opening of its new hotel under the Aloft brand in Austin, TX. Located close to the Lakeline station on Capital MetroRail, the Aloft Austin Northwest happens to be the second Aloft property in Austin. The hotel is under the ownership and management of Pure Lodging Hospitality and Lodgic Hospitality, respectively. It encompasses over 130 loft-style rooms, flexible meeting space and a live music bar.

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PROGRAMMATIC I/O | San Francisco 2017

2017-01-11 programmatic.io
With 1000+ attendees, AdExchanger’s PROGRAMMATIC I/O conference in San Francisco is the original and the world’s largest event focused on programmatic media and marketing.

Hyatt Hotels (H): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions

2017-01-11 zacks
One stock that might be an intriguing choice for investors right now is Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H - Free Report) . This is because this security in the Hotels & Motels space is seeing solid earnings estimate revision activity, and is in great company from a Zacks Industry Rank perspective.

Hyatt Hotels SC 13D/A (Activist Acquisition of More Than 5% of Shares)

2017-01-10 sec.gov
      SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549       SCHEDULE 13D (Rule 13d-101)   INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN STATEMENTS FILED PURSUANT TO § 204.13d-1(a) AND AMENDMENTS THERETO FILED PURSUANT TO § 240.13d-2(a)   Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No. 8)       Hyatt Hotels Corporation (Name of Issuer)       Class A Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share (Title of Class of Securities)   448579102 (CUSIP Number)   Charles E.

Little Singapore On The Potomac? Why An Upside Surprise Might Be Coming For MGM National Harbor

2017-01-05 seekingalpha
MGM’s recently opened National Harbor casino could generate EBITDA of $300 million-$400 million, compared to analyst estimates of less than $200 million.

Hyatt Hotels AMENDMENT NO. 11 (Passive Acquisition of More Than 5% of Shares)

2017-01-03 sec.gov
  UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549   SCHEDULE 13G/A   Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No. 11)*   Hyatt Hotels Corporation  (Name of Issuer)     Class A Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share (Title of Class of Securities)     448579102  (CUSIP Number)     December 30, 2016  (Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)   Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:   ☐ Rule 13d-1(b

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust: Market Has It All Wrong, 35% Upside For This REIT

2017-01-03 seekingalpha
Pebblebrook's equity value has tanked as the growth story fizzled, and the company booked impairment charges on asset sales.

Marriott (MAR): Long-Term View Bright despite Headwinds

2017-01-02 zacks
On Jan 2, we issued an updated research report on Marriott International, Inc. (MAR - Free Report) . Starwood Acquisition After announcing the acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts on Sep 23, Marriott has become the world’s largest hotel company, spanning across 120 countries with over 6,000 properties. Shares of the company have gained nearly 21% since the date while Marriott’s peer group has gained 8.

Hyatt Hotels EX-10

2016-12-29 sec.gov
EX-10 Exhibit 10 JOINT FILING AGREEMENT In accordance with Rule 13d-1(k) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the undersigned agree to the joint filing on behalf of each of them of a statement on Schedule 13D with respect to the Class A Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share, of Hyatt Hotels Corporation beneficially owned by them on a combined basis, and further agree that this Joint Filing Agreement shall be included as an Exhibit to such joint filing.

Hyatt Hotels SC 13D/A (Activist Acquisition of More Than 5% of Shares)

2016-12-29 sec.gov
SC 13D/A     SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION WASHINGTON, DC 20549     SCHEDULE 13D [Rule 13d-101] INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN STATEMENTS FILED PURSUANT TO § 204.13d-1(a) AND AMENDMENTS THERETO FILED PURSUANT TO § 240.13d-2(a) (Amendment No. 12)     Hyatt Hotels Corporation (Name of Issuer) Class A Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share (Title of Class of Securities) 448579102 (CUSIP Number) Michael A.

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InterContinental Investigates Possible Payment Card Breach | Fortune.com

2016-12-28 fortune
InterContinental Hotels Group said on Wednesday it is investigating claims of a possible payment card breach at some of its U.S. hotels.

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InterContinental investigates possible payment card breach

2016-12-28 reuters
InterContinental Hotels Group Plc said on Wednesday it is investigating claims of a possible payment card breach at some of its hotels in the United States.

Wyndham (WYN) Down to Sell on Persistent Economic Woes

2016-12-27 zacks
On Dec 27, hospitality company Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (WYN - Free Report) was downgraded by a notch to a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell). Shares of Wyndham have widely underperformed the Zacks categorized Hotels and Motels industry. While the industry gained 27.6% year to date, Wyndham grew only 6.3% in the same time frame.


CUSIP: 448579102