STR: Occupancy, RevPAR down in September

U.S. HOTELS SAW more declines in occupancy and RevPAR in September, rounding off a third quarter that, while mostly positive, still showed signs of...

U.S. hotel performance continues to drop in first week of October

OCCUPANCY, ADR AND RevPAR for U.S. hotels continued to drop in the first week of October compared to the same time last year, according...

USTA: U.S travel index grew 3 percent in August

TRAVEL TO AND inside the U.S. grew 3 percent in August over the previous year to make it the 116th straight month of overall...

Study: Some third-party online hotel bookings misleads consumers

CERTAIN THIRD-PARTY travel agencies were misleading in their telephone and online booking, said 23 percent of consumers surveyed for a study by the American...

Hotel stock index rose 1.6 percent in September

THE BAIRD/STR HOTEL Stock Index rose 1.6 percent in September to 4,634. The rise comes after a 6.6 percent drop in August. The index was...

STR: U.S. hotel occupancy down 0.4 percent during last week of September

OCCUPANCY FOR U.S. hotels fell 0.4 percent to 71.2 percent during the week of Sept. 22 to 28. The industry reported negative year-over-year results...

HotStats: Hotel profits grew 1.4 percent in August

PROFITS CONTINUED TO grow for U.S. hotels in August despite concerns about an economic slowdown, according to HotStats. And a recent report from the...

LE: U.S tops global hotel construction pipeline with 40 percent of total projects

THE U.S. ACCOUNTS for 40 percent of projects in the total global construction pipeline, according to the Lodging Econometrics global construction pipeline report. The country...

STR: Occupancy flat, RevPAR increases in August

OCCUPANCY WAS FLAT at 71.4 percent for U.S. hotels in August, but the month still held some positive movement, according to STR. ADR increased...

Article: ADR and occupancy both needed to increase profit

HOTEL REVENUE MANAGERS face a changing mandate, moving their focus from just maximizing revenue to maximizing profit as well, according to an article from...