Hilton

Should You Check In to Hilton's IPO?

Hilton Worldwide Holdings brought the familiar brand back to the stock market with an IPO Wednesday. Should you book a stock purchase, or have reservations?

Bedbugs: They're Popping Up Everywhere and Bleeding Us Dry

Bedbugs are back, and they're worse than ever. While pesticides have kept the pests under control for decades, EPA decisions to ban several classes of chemicals have benefited the bugs. And between lawsuits and pricey eradication, the bloodsuckers are biting Americans in the wallet.

Shhh: 10 Make-or-Break Trade Secrets

Every company promises a better product -- a better burger, a better search engine, a better hotel room. For these companies, their secret for a superior product is worth millions -- or even billions.

Blackstone Pays $800 Million to Reduce Hilton Debt

The Blackstone Group paid $800 million to lenders in exchange for a $4 billion reduction of debt obligations connected to Hilton Hotel properties. The debt restructuring will likely reduce returns for investors, but it saves Blackstone's equity investment and prevents it from having to sell assets.