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Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (HLT.N)

HLT.N on New York Stock Exchange

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22 Feb 2018
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Hilton Worldwide Unveiled "Connected Room," The First Mobile-Centric Hotel Room, To Begin Rollout In 2018
Thursday, 7 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON WORLDWIDE - UNVEILED 'CONNECTED ROOM', A HIGH-TECH GUEST ROOM ENABLING GUESTS TO PERSONALIZE STAY FROM THEIR MOBILE DEVICE.HILTON WORLDWIDE - 'CONNECTED ROOM' TO SCALE RAPIDLY TO HOTELS ACROSS THE U.S. IN 2018.  Full Article

Hilton ups stock repurchase authorization by $1 billion
Friday, 17 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc :Hilton increases stock repurchase authorization by $1 billion.Total amount of common stock currently authorized for repurchase is approximately $1.3 billion.  Full Article

SOTHERLY HOTELS ENTERS INTO FRANCHISE AGREEMENT WITH HILTON TO REBRAND ITS WILMINGTON HOTEL ​
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Sotherly Hotels Inc ::SOTHERLY HOTELS - ‍ ENTERED INTO A 10-YEAR FRANCHISE AGREEMENT WITH HILTON TO REBRAND ITS WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA HOTEL AS HOTEL BALLAST WILMINGTON​.SOTHERLY HOTELS - CONVERSION OF WILMINGTON HOTEL TO TAKE PLACE ON OR BEFORE MARCH 31, 2018, SUBJECT TO CERTAIN PRODUCT IMPROVEMENT REQUIREMENTS​.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide estimates calendar shifts weighed on U.S. RevPAR by about 70 bps in qtr
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::Hilton worldwide says‍​ excluding impact of holiday shifts and weather, overall revpar trends generally in line with expectations this quarter - conf call.Hilton worldwide says‍​ calendar shifts displaced business travel and group demand in the quarter - conf call.Hilton worldwide says‍​ system-wide, estimate revpar benefits from hurricanes harvey and irma largely offset major calendar shifts for quarter - conf call.Hilton worldwide says‍​ estimate the 2 major calendar shifts negatively weighed on u.s. Revpar by approximately 70 basis points in quarter - conf call.Hilton worldwide says‍​ continue to expect full year 2017 revpar growth in the region to be in the mid- to high single digits for europe - conf call.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.56
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc :Hilton reports third quarter results, raises full year outlook.Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.56.Q3 earnings per share $0.55 from continuing operations.Sees Q4 2017 earnings per share $0.41 to $0.45 excluding items.Q3 earnings per share view $0.50 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Hilton Worldwide - fy 2018 system-wide revpar expected to increase between 1.0 % and 3.0 % on comparable and currency neutral basis compared to 2017​.Hilton Worldwide - ‍raised adjusted ebitda guidance for full year 2017 to between $1,920 million and $1,940 million, an increase of $30 million at midpoint​.Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc - ‍system-wide comparable revpar increased 1.3 percent on a currency neutral basis for Q3 compared to prior year​.Hilton Worldwide - Q4 ‍system-wide revpar expected to increase between 1.0 % and 3.0 % on comparable and currency neutral basis compared to q4 of 2016​.Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc - ‍q4 2017 diluted eps, before special items, is projected to be between $0.41 and $0.45​.Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc - ‍q4 2017 diluted eps, adjusted for special items, is projected to be between $0.41 and $0.45​.Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc - qtrly total revenues $ 2,354 million versus $ 1,867‍​ million.Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc - ‍full year 2017 diluted eps, before special items, is projected to be between $1.68 and $1.72​.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide Q4 loss per share $1.17
Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc : Hilton reports fourth quarter and full year results; achieves record pipeline and net unit growth for the year . Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.70 . Q4 loss per share $1.17 . Sees Q1 2017 earnings per share $0.24 to $0.29 from continuing operations excluding items . Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $1.65 to $1.75 from continuing operations excluding items . Q4 earnings per share view $0.65 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Hilton Worldwide Holdings sees FY 2017 system-wide REVPAR is expected to increase between 1.0 percent and 3.0 percent on comparable and currency neutral basis . Hilton worldwide holdings- sees FY system-wide REVPAR is expected to increase between 1.0 percent and 3.0 percent on a comparable and currency neutral basis . Hilton worldwide holdings inc- adjusted EBITDA is projected to be between $1,835 million and $1,885 million for 2017 . Hilton worldwide holdings -capital expenditures, excluding amounts reimbursed by hotel owners, are projected to be between $150 million and $200 million in 2017 . Hilton Worldwide Holdings -for Q1 system-wide REVPAR is expected to increase between 1.0 percent, 3.0 percent on a comparable and currency neutral basis . Q1 earnings per share view $0.32 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Fy2017 earnings per share view $1.75 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Hilton worldwide to open Hilton Miami/Dadeland in partnership with Baptist Health South Florida
Monday, 8 Aug 2016 

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc :Hilton worldwide to open hilton miami/dadeland in partnership with baptist health south florida.  Full Article

Hilton CEO says Brexit may potentially hurt demand in Europe - Conf call
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 

Hilton Worldwide Holdings: "Continue to see positive trends in group revenue" - conf call . Continue to see weakness in corporate transient demand, "uncertainty" in regions outside U.S. has increased - conf call . Weakness in corporate transient demand, uncertainty in regions outside U.S. led to "tempering" expectations for 2016 - conf call . "expect Tru to be our largest brand over time" - conf call . Forecast 2016 U.S. RevPAR growth in low to mid single digits range - conf call . Expect Brexit, other recent events in Europe to increase uncertainty, potentially hurt demand across broader region - conf call . Remain committed to initiating share repurchase program at Hilton post-spins - conf call . "Zika virus fears weighed on regional results" for latin america - conf call Further company coverage: [HLT.N] ((Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Hilton reports Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.25
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc : Hilton reports second quarter results and progress on planned spin transactions . Q2 earnings per share $0.24 . Sees q3 2016 earnings per share $0.21 to $0.23 excluding items . Q2 earnings per share view $0.26 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Net unit growth was 10,400 rooms in q2 contributing to a 7 percent growth in managed and franchised rooms from 2015 . Hilton worldwide sees 2016 net unit growth to be approximately 45,000 rooms to 50,000 rooms . 2016 system-wide revpar is expected to increase between 2.0 percent and 4.0 percent on a comparable and currency neutral basis . After completion of proposed spinoff transactions, hilton's 2016 pro forma adjusted ebitda expected to be between $1,750 million and $1,800 million . Hilton reports second quarter results and progress on planned spin transactions . System-Wide comparable revpar increased 2.9 percent for q2 on a currency neutral basis from same period in 2015 . Remains on track to complete spin transactions by year end . 2016 diluted eps, before special items, is projected to be between $1.00 and $1.04 . 2016 diluted eps, adjusted for special items, is projected to be between $0.87 and $0.91 . Q3 system-wide revpar is expected to increase between 2.0 percent and 4.0 percent . FY2016 earnings per share view $0.95, revenue view $11.94 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide files form 10 registration statements for planned spin-offs
Thursday, 2 Jun 2016 

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc : Hilton files form 10 registration statements for planned spin-offs . Expects to continue a dividend payout ratio of 30% to 40% of recurring cash flow . Expects to initiate a share buyback program following completion of transactions . On a stand-alone basis, hilton's pro forma adjusted ebitda for full year 2016 is projected to be between $1,770 million and $1,830 million . As of year-end 2016, hilton's pro forma net leverage is projected to be between 3.25x and 3.5x adjusted ebitda . Transactions expected to be completed by end of year . Will continue to be led by chris nassetta as chief executive officer and kevin jacobs as chief financial officer . Will maintain a commitment to achieving a low-grade investment grade credit profile .Park's pro forma adjusted ebitda for full year 2016 is projected to be between $795 million and $825 million.  Full Article

UPDATE 4-Hilton's profit beats as China demand fuels international business growth

Feb 14 Hotel operator Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc reported fourth-quarter profit and revenue above Wall Street estimates, powered by rising demand for rooms in China as travel picks up pace in the world's second largest economy.