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Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (HLT.N)

HLT.N on New York Stock Exchange

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Pershing Square Announces Investment In Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc
Thursday, 25 Oct 2018 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Pershing Square::PERSHING SQUARE ANNOUNCES INVESTMENT IN HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS INC..PSCM HAS ACQUIRED 10.9 MILLION SHARES OF HILTON, REPRESENTING A 3.7% STAKE IN COMPANY.PERSHING SQUARE HOLDINGS SAYS AT ITS CURRENT MARKET VALUE, INVESTMENT REPRESENTS APPROXIMATELY 13.9% OF NET ASSET VALUE OF PERSHING SQUARE HOLDINGS, LTD.  Full Article

Hilton Sees China Growth Slowing in 2019 - Conf Call
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON EXPECTS U.S. AND GLOBAL GDP GROWTH TO BE RELATIVELY CONSISTENT WITH 2018 (CORRECTS PERIOD).HILTON SAYS POSITIVE MACRO INDICATORS SUGGEST CONTINUED STRENGTH IN LODGING DEMAND IN 2019 - CONF CALL.HILTON SAYS POSITION FOR NEXT YEAR REMAINS UP IN THE MID- TO HIGH SINGLE DIGITS WITH NEARLY 70 PERCENT OF GROUP BUSINESS ON THE BOOKS- CONF CALL.HILTON SAYS EARLY CORPORATE RATE NEGOTIATIONS SHOW HEALTHY YEAR-OVER-YEAR INCREASES FOR 2019 - CONF CALL.HILTON SAYS CO FEELS GOOD ABOUT THINGS HEADING INTO 2019 AND EXPECT REVPAR TRENDS SIMILAR TO 2018 - CONF CALL.HILTON SAYS REGIONAL GDP GROWTH FORECAST INDICATE CONTINUED STRENGTH IN INTERNATIONAL MARKETS - CONF CALL.HILTON SAYS EXPECT TO CONTINUE TO GENERATE ‘SIGNIFICANT’ FREE CASH FLOW IN 2019 TO DRIVE SHAREHOLDER RETURNS - CONF CALL.HILTON SAYS FOR FULL YEAR 2018, CO CONTINUES TO EXPECT REVPAR GROWTH FOR THE ASIA PACIFIC REGION IN THE HIGH SINGLE-DIGIT RANGE, WITH REVPAR GROWTH IN CHINA OF AROUND 11 PERCENT.HILTON SAYS SEEING HEALTHY GROWTH ACROSS ALL THE MAJOR SEGMENTS.HILTON SAYS GROUP PACE HAS BEEN GREAT HEADING INTO 2019.HILTON SAYS NEGATIVE SENTIMENT AROUND TRADE IS NOT YET REFLECTING IN THE BUSINESS; SAYS INTERNATIONAL GROWTH WILL LEAD THE U.S. IN 2019, BUT AT A SLOWER PACE.HILTON SAYS IT DOES APPEAR CHINA ECONOMY IS SLOWING DOWN; SAYS ASSUMES CHINA REVPAR GROWTH IN 8-9 PERCENT RANGE FOR 2019, LOWER THAN 11 PERCENT GROWTH IN 2018.  Full Article

Hilton Reports Q3 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.77
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON REPORTS THIRD QUARTER RESULTS.Q3 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.77.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.54.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.75 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SEES Q4 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.66 TO $0.71 EXCLUDING ITEMS.SYSTEM-WIDE COMPARABLE REVPAR INCREASED 2.0 PERCENT ON A CURRENCY NEUTRAL BASIS FOR Q3 FROM SAME PERIOD IN 2017.FY18 DILUTED EPS, BEFORE SPECIAL ITEMS, IS PROJECTED TO BE BETWEEN $2.42 AND $2.47.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS - FY 2018 SYSTEM-WIDE REVPAR SEEN TO INCREASE BETWEEN 3.0 PERCENT AND 3.5 PERCENT ON COMPARABLE & CURRENCY NEUTRAL BASIS VERSUS 2017.FY18 DILUTED EPS, ADJUSTED FOR SPECIAL ITEMS, IS PROJECTED TO BE BETWEEN $2.67 AND $2.72.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS - FY 2019 SYSTEM-WIDE REVPAR SEEN TO INCREASE BETWEEN 2.0 PERCENT AND 4.0 PERCENT ON COMPARABLE & CURRENCY NEUTRAL BASIS VERSUS 2018.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS - FY 2018 CAPEX AND CONTRACT ACQUISITION COSTS, EXCLUDING ITEMS, ARE EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN $175 MILLION AND $200 MILLION.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $2,253 MILLION VERSUS $2,091 MILLION.Q3 REVENUE VIEW $2.40 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS - Q4 2018 SYSTEM-WIDE REVPAR SEEN TO INCREASE BETWEEN 2.0 PERCENT & 3.0 PERCENT ON COMPARABLE & CURRENCY NEUTRAL BASIS VERSUS Q4 2017.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.71 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Hilton Q2 Earnings Per Share $0.71
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2018 

July 25 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON REPORTS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS, ACHIEVES HIGH END OF REVPAR GUIDANCE.Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.70.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.71.Q2 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.70 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SEES Q3 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.71 TO $0.76 EXCLUDING ITEMS.2018 DILUTED EPS, ADJUSTED FOR SPECIAL ITEMS, IS PROJECTED TO BE BETWEEN $2.64 AND $2.71.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS SEES FY 2018 SYSTEM-WIDE REVPAR TO INCREASE BETWEEN 3.0 PERCENT AND 4.0 PERCENT ON A COMPARABLE AND CURRENCY NEUTRAL BASIS.Q3 DILUTED EPS, ADJUSTED FOR SPECIAL ITEMS, IS PROJECTED TO BE BETWEEN $0.71 AND $0.76.SEES Q3 2018 SYSTEM-WIDE REVPAR TO INCREASE BETWEEN 2.5 PERCENT AND 3.0 PERCENT ON COMPARABLE AND CURRENCY NEUTRAL BASIS.2018 DILUTED EPS, BEFORE SPECIAL ITEMS, IS PROJECTED TO BE BETWEEN $2.61 AND $2.68.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.77 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.72 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUES $2,291 MILLION VERSUS $2,076 MILLION.Q2 REVENUE VIEW $2.47 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide Holdings' Unit Entered Into Amendment No. 4 To Credit Agreement
Thursday, 19 Apr 2018 

April 19 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS SAYS ON APRIL 19, UNIT ENTERED INTO AMENDMENT NO. 4 TO CREDIT AGREEMENT DATED AS OF OCTOBER 25, 2013 - SEC FILING.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Says On April 9, Zhang Ling, Resigned As A Director Of Co
Thursday, 19 Apr 2018 

April 19 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS SAYS ON APRIL 9, ZHANG LING, RESIGNED AS A DIRECTOR OF CO - SEC FILING.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS - IN CONNECTION WITH ZHANG’S RESIGNATION, BOARD INTENDS TO DECREASE NUMBER OF DIRECTORS ON BOARD FROM 10 TO NINE.  Full Article

Hilton Announces Full Exercise Of Option To Purchase Additional Shares In Secondary Offering
Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018 

April 11 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON ANNOUNCES FULL EXERCISE OF OPTION TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL SHARES IN SECONDARY OFFERING.HILTON WORLDWIDE - UNDERWRITERS EXERCISED OPTION TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL 6 MLN SHARES OF HILTON STOCK AT EXERCISE PRICE OF $73/SHARE.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS INC - CLOSING OF OPTION IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR ON APRIL 13.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide Says Co, HNA, Entered Master Amendment And Option Agreement - SEC Filing
Monday, 9 Apr 2018 

April 9 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::SAYS CO, HNA, ENTERED INTO A MASTER AMENDMENT AND OPTION AGREEMENT - SEC FILING.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS SAYS AMENDS STOCKHOLDERS AGREEMENT TO PERMIT, SALE BY HNA OF UP TO ALL 82.5 MILLION SHARES OF CO'S COMMON STOCK.PRELIMINARY ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS OF $0.52 TO $0.54 FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED MARCH 31, 2018.ALSO AMENDS, EFFECTIVE UPON THE CLOSING OF SECONDARY OFFERING, ELIMINATE HNA’S RIGHT TO DESIGNATE DIRECTORS TO THE BOARD.  Full Article

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Says CEO Nassetta's FY'17 Compensation Was $18.8 Mln
Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 

March 29 (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc ::HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS INC SAYS CEO CHRISTOPHER NASSETTA'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $18.8 MILLION VERSUS $11.0 MILLION IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING.HILTON WORLDWIDE HOLDINGS INC SAYS CFO KEVIN JACOBS' FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $8.1 MILLION VERSUS $4.0 MILLION IN FY 2016.  Full Article

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

EXCLUSIVE-China's HNA touts assets for sale as funding crunch intensifies

BEIJING/SHANGHAI, Jan 8 China's indebted HNA Group met bankers on Tuesday to tout the latest assets that the sprawling conglomerate is putting on the block as it looks to raise funds and stave off an intensifying cash crunch.