Condos and housing prices are rising in D.C.’s booming West End

On a sunny morning, patrons of Bread & Chocolate on 23rd Street NW, next to West End Cinema, spilled onto the sidewalk. On nearby streets, you could hear the click of high heels, collide with runners and laugh at a gaggle of 3-year-olds tied together with rope, gently herded across...

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New things to see, do and eat along SC coast

The unofficial kickoff of summer arrives with the Memorial Day weekend, and that means many folks will be making their annual trips to South Carolina beaches in the weeks and months ahead. The seaside towns from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head offer an escape from Columbia’s famously hot summers with...

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An Undervalued Spinoff (HGV mention)

Summary Park Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Grand Vacations are two spinoffs from Hilton Worldwide Holdings that began trading in January of 2017. Since that time, HLT and HGV have both performed well, while PK has underperformed the market. PK is undervalued. It trades at a significantly cheaper valuation than...

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Hilton Grand Vacations beats by $0.10, beats on revenue

Hilton Grand Vacations (NYSE:HGV): Q1 EPS of $0.51 beats by $0.10. Revenue of $399M (+7.8% Y/Y) beats by $21.21M...

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Hot Stocks Among Investors: Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (HGV), Costamare Inc. (CMRE)

Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) last session’s volume of 1.46 million shares was higher than its average volume of 0.59 million shares. The stock, after opening at $34.08, hit $34.69 through the close by scoring 2.18%. Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (HGV) Analyst Opinion Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. has a consensus...

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Hilton Grand Vacations (HGV) Tops Q1 EPS by 10c

Hilton Grand Vacations (NYSE: HGV) reported Q1 EPS of $0.51, $0.10 better than the analyst estimate of $0.41. EPS was $0.51 for the first quarter, a 6.3 percent increase from the same period in 2016. Net income for the first quarter was $50 million, a 4.2 percent increase from the...

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BRIEF-Hilton Grand Vacations reports Q1 earnings per share $0.51

May 3 Hilton Grand Vacations Inc * Hilton Grand Vacations reports first-quarter 2017 results * Q1 earnings per share $0.51 * Q1 earnings per share view $0.41 — Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S * Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $1.72 to $1.88 * Net income for Q1 was $50 million, a...

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Hilton Grand Vacations Reports First-Quarter 2017 Results

ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (HGV) (“HGV” or the “Company”) today reported its first-quarter 2017 results. Highlights include: EPS was $0.51 for the first quarter, a 6.3 percent increase from the same period in 2016. Net income for the first quarter was $50 million, a 4.2 percent increase...

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Hilton Grand Vacations: GARP Investors Should Take A Serious Look

Summary As a newly independent company, Hilton Grand Vacations is poised to accelerate its growth going forward. Growth is being fueled by economic tailwinds and its continued relationship with Hilton Worldwide. Best in class growth, capital efficiency and operating performance make the stock extremely attractive to growth investors. When Hilton...

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HNA buys into Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide Holdings has a new US$6.5 billion shareholder, China’s diverse HNA Group*, which has purchased about 25 per cent of the hotelier from affiliates of Blackstone, with the stake covering Hilton and Hilton’s planned spin-offs Park Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Grand Vacations. Source: BTN News View full article as...

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HNA Group acquires 25% equity interest in Hilton from Blackstone

Hilton Worldwide Holdings, HNA Group and Blackstone announced that HNA will acquire an approximate 25 percent equity interest in Hilton from affiliates of Blackstone, establishing a long-term strategic investment in Hilton and Hilton’s planned spin-offs of Park Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Grand Vacations. The transaction is valued at approximately...

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50 Ways Vegas Has Changed Since Frommer’s 1998

ShortArmsDeepPockets explores 50 Ways Vegas Has Changed since 1998. As I sat around daydreaming about my upcoming Vegas trip (#21 and counting), I got to reminiscing about my first trip. Back in 1999, I had picked up a discounted copy of Frommer’s 1998 travel guide for Las Vegas. It was...

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Hilton timeshare tower opens in Waikiki

Hilton Grand Vacations announced the opening of its latest timeshare property in Hawaii, a new tower in Waikiki that marks the fifth property for HGV on Oahu and eighth total in the state. The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations Club is a 38-story tower with 418 one-, two- and...

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New Hilton time-share property in Hawaii already at 99% occupancy

The Grand Islander, a 38-story Hawaii time-share property by Hilton Grand Vacations, is at 99 percent occupancy just two weeks after opening in Waikiki. The 418-unit building has a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units and was designed by local architecture firm G70 with interior design by Southern California-based...

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Hilton Grand Vacations opens eighth Hawai‘i property

Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNL Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. announces the opening of The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations Club, the company’s newest timeshare tower in Waikiki. The Grand Islander is the fifth HGV property on the island of Oahu and eighth in Hawaii. “The Grand Islander...

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Grand Islander timeshare opens in Waikiki

The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations, a new 37-story timeshare tower on the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort campus, was 93 percent occupied for its grand opening today. Developed by New York-based Blackstone Group LP, the $420 million tower is adjacent to the Tapa Tower along Kalia Road...

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27 Reasons to Book a Vacation Now

Ocean 22 by Hilton Grand Vacations Club Myrtle Beach, South Carolina The beaches, bars, and boardwalk of Myrtle Beach are just a sandy stroll away from this 22-story resort that opened in the summer of 2015. The beachfront complex features 220 one-, two-, and three-bedroom suites as well as outdoor...

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People on the move – 3/13 – Barbara Hollkamp

Hospitality Barbara Hollkamp was appointed chief human resources officer at Hilton Grand Vacations, Orlando. Source: Orlando Sentinel View full article as PDF

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With Its Upcoming Earnings Release, What’s Next For Hilton Grand Vacations?

Summary HGV will release earnings on March 1 after the market closes. HLT gave investors an early look at its 2016 performance with their recent earnings release. The market has reacted positively to other timeshare companies over recent months. Inside the numbers, there are a few items that investors should...

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Hilton split: Legacy helps vacation ownership stand alone

On January 4, Hilton Worldwide spun off into three separate and simplified publically traded companies – all motivated by goals to capitalize on growth opportunities, as well as create greater efficiencies and shareholder values. The results: Hilton, the fee-based management and franchise company; Park Hotels & Resorts, a REIT with...

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Hilton split: Park REIT in Baltimore’s wheelhouse

On January 4, Hilton Worldwide spun off into three separate and simplified publically traded companies – all motivated by goals to capitalize on growth opportunities, as well as create greater efficiencies and shareholder values. The results: Hilton, the fee-based management and franchise company; Park Hotels & Resorts, a REIT with...

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