Hospitality Financial Leadership – Why GMs Have Such a Hard Time Managing Their Financial Leader
David Lund | February 6, 2023
By David Lund This is not the case for all GMs, but it is definitely the case for many. The reason is simple: the GM has not been given any formal accounting training and they are intimidated by the numbers and their lack of knowledge. Because of this they tend to stay out of the way, so to speak, when it comes to digging into what is really going on with the numbers and the accounting department. That might seem like a natural thing to do, and it needs to be this way to a certain extent. But with a few clues and cues the GM can have a great handle on the numbers person and what they are up to. That is what this piece is all about...
Choice Hotels International Reports 2022 Third Quarter Results
Choice Hotels | November 7, 2022
ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 7, 2022 -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest lodging franchisors, reported its results today for the three months ended September 30, 2022. "Our third quarter results and the acquisition of the Radisson Hotels Americas business are a significant leap forward in the evolution of both Choice Hotels' competitive position and future growth potential. For 11 consecutive quarters, our RevPAR growth has outperformed the hotel industry, confirming that our strategy of focusing our investments and growth on RevPAR accretive hotel segments and locations is working. Our future growth is...
Marriott International Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results
Marriott International, Inc. | November 9, 2020
Third quarter 2020 comparable systemwide constant dollar RevPAR declined 65.9 percent worldwide, 65.4 percent in North America and 67.4 percent outside North America, compared to the 2019 third quarter; Third quarter reported diluted EPS totaled $0.31, compared to reported diluted EPS of $1.16 in the year-ago quarter. Third quarter adjusted diluted EPS totaled $0.06, compared to third quarter 2019 adjusted diluted EPS of $1.47. Third quarter 2020 impairment charges related to COVID-19 impacted reported and adjusted diluted EPS by $0.07; Third quarter reported net income totaled $100 million, compared to reported net income of $387 ...
RLJ Lodging Trust Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results
RLJ Lodging Trust | November 5, 2020
- Portfolio generated positive gross operating profit and open hotels generated positive EBITDA - Reduced monthly cash burn estimate - Maintain total liquidity of $1.2 billion BETHESDA, Md.--November 5, 2020--RLJ Lodging Trust (the “Company”) (NYSE: RLJ) today reported results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020, and is providing a hotel reopening and cash burn update in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Highlights 96 hotels now open, representing 93% of the portfolio Total portfolio achieved 29.3% occupancy and open hotels achieved 37.1% occupancy during the third quarter Reducing monthly cash bu...
Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results
Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. | November 4, 2020
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 04, 2020 -- Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP), a lodging real estate investment trust (“REIT”) specializing in group-oriented, destination hotel assets in urban and resort markets, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020. Third Quarter 2020 Highlights: Third quarter 2020 gross advanced room night bookings of approximately 669,000 room nights for all future periods, of which approximately 158,000 or 24% were unrelated to rebooking efforts Year to date through September 30, 2020 rebooked room nights of approximately 1.01 million room...
Summit Hotel Properties Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results
Summit Hotel Properties | November 4, 2020
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 4, 2020 -- Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE: INN) (the "Company"), today announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020. "We were encouraged by the significant improvement in demand during the third quarter as our portfolio RevPAR more than doubled from the second quarter driven by improved short-term leisure demand and significant market share gains. Our monthly corporate cash burn rate has been reduced by nearly 70% which has significantly extended our liquidity runway as our disciplined focus on cost controls and refining of an already efficient operating model lead to improved hotel-level pr...
Here’s How COVID-19 Has Altered USALI Financial Reporting
HotStats | June 22, 2020
By Tanya Venegas Occupancy decimation isn’t the only curveball COVID-19 has thrown at hoteliers. Turns out, accounting procedures have been hard to figure out as well. Enter the Financial Management Committee of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), which is tasked with responding to inquiries regarding operational reporting under the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry (USALI). They have now put forth guidelines concerning the reporting of alternative revenue sources and recording expenses rarely seen before in the lodging industry. In this blog, we will provide an overview of the reporting of COVID-...
MGM Resorts International Reports First Quarter Financial and Operating Results
MGM Resorts International | May 5, 2020
The health and safety of our employees, guests, and communities are our top priority The Company has proactively reduced its cash outflows to $270 million per month during closures, excluding MGM China and MGP, and is well-positioned given its strong liquidity and recent $750 million senior notes offering Sports Betting, Japan and Macau remain priority long-term strategic initiatives LAS VEGAS, May 5, 2020 -- MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) ("MGM Resorts" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2020. "The year started strong with results ahead of expectations, however the ...
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