May 2 Hotel operator Hilton Worldwide Holdings
Inc reported a 25.2 percent rise in quarterly revenue on
Tuesday, as more people booked its rooms at higher prices.
Net income attributable to Hilton stockholders was $74
million, or 22 cents per share, in the first quarter ended
March. 31. The company reported net income of $309 million, or
94 cents per share, a year earlier.
Excluding items, the company earned 38 cents per share in
the first quarter.
Revenue rose to $2.16 billion from $1.73 billion.
(Reporting by Radhika Rukmangadhan in Bengaluru; Editing by Sai