Shares of Expedia, Booking Holdings, and Marriott were all moving higher thanks to economic tailwinds.
News & Analysis: Marriott International
Earnings gave investors little to get excited about.
A trifecta of significant factors hit Marriott shares in 2018.
The hotel operator now believes far fewer guests were impacted in a previously disclosed security breach.
Another data breach has hit the hotel industry.
Hotel growth may be slowing.
The global hotelier is reaping significant rewards from its merger with competitor Starwood Hotels.
Strong earnings, driven by rising room rates, are sending Marriott International's shares higher today.
Marriott has reported solid earnings since becoming the largest hotel company in the world in 2016. And it could have plenty of growth left.
A bidding war sent shares of the Westin-parent flying higher last month.