STR/Baird stock index dipped 0.2 percent in March

THE BAIRD/STR HOTEL Stock Index dropped 0.2 percent in March as investors sought a different, more long-term angle on the recovering travel market, according...

STR: Texas, Louisiana see ‘storm surge’ in hotel occupancy after Hurricane Laura

HURRICANE LAURA LED to a demand surge for hotels in Texas and Louisiana hotels during the week ending Aug. 29, according to STR. However,...

Baer is Stonehill’s new vice president of business development

Nick Baer is vice president of business development for financial company Stonehill, an affiliate of Peachtree Hotel Group. In the newly created position, he...

STR, TE revise forecast with lower 2022 growth projected

PROJECTIONS FOR THE recovery of U.S. hotels from the COVID-19 pandemic remain basically the same in the latest forecast from STR and Tourism Economics....

STR: Group travel demand remains up in week ending Sept. 25

THE GROUP TRAVEL business for U.S. hotels rose again to almost 1.3 million for the last full week of September, according to STR. It...

STR: Hotel profits rise between April and May

GROSS OPERATING PROFITS for U.S. hotels crept closer to 2019 levels in May, according to STR, with each profitability metric came in higher than...

LE: Marriott, Hilton and IHG stay atop U.S. pipeline

AS THEY HAVE for the past few years, three companies dominate the U.S. hotel construction pipeline, according to Lodging Econometrics. Marriott International, Hilton Worldwide...

STR, TE release new forecast for 2021 at in-person Hunter Hotel Conference

IT WAS A hopeful sign that the Hunter Hotel Conference was held at in downtown Atlanta after the COVID-19 pandemic caused its delay from...

Hotel stock index dropped 3.4 percent in August

INVESTORS REMAINED CONSERVATIVE in August, leading to a decline in the Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index from the month before. The downward pattern may continue...

Hotel stock index up in April 3.2 percent

HOTEL STOCKS ROSE in April, according to the Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index, but they were behind the rest of the market. However, the industry’s...