The company is acquiring its stake from the private equity firm Blackstone, which now has an approximately 21 percent interest in Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. Blackstone will also control two board seats. The acquisition is expected to close early next year.
Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Allied World Assurance Company Holdings AG (NYSE ... Inc. (NASD: EA) options are showing a volume of 11,348 contracts thus far today.
Whittier Trust Co. continued to hold its stake in Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 2,386 shares of the game software company’s stock at the end of the second quarter.