Jefferies Sticks to Their Buy Rating for Hilton Worldwide Holdings (HLT)

In a report issued on July 13, David Katz from Jefferies maintained a Buy rating on Hilton Worldwide Holdings (HLTResearch Report), with a price target of $154.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $121.97.

According to, Katz is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 6.3% and a 43.2% success rate. Katz covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation, Madison Square Garden Entertainment, and International Game Technology.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Hilton Worldwide Holdings with a $146.60 average price target, representing a 21.6% upside. In a report issued on July 11, Evercore ISI also upgraded the stock to Buy with a $150.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $167.99 and a one-year low of $108.41. Currently, Hilton Worldwide Holdings has an average volume of 2.41M.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 52 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of HLT in relation to earlier this year.

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Virginia-based Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Inc. is a hospitality company, which owns, leases, manages, develops, and franchises hotels and resorts. It operates through two segments, Management and Franchise, and Ownership.

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