Host Hotels & Resorts owns and operates hotel properties in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Chile, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, and Poland. The company was founded in 1927 and is based in Bethesda, Maryland.
HST Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. To summarize, we found that Host Hotels & Resorts Inc ranked in the 61th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 81.67%. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Host Hotels & Resorts Inc ended up being:
Host Hotels & Resorts Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 6%; for context, that number is higher than merely 7.79% of tickers in our DCF set.
Host Hotels & Resorts Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than only 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than only 8.88% of stocks in its sector (Real Estate).
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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