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Six years after being taken private, Hilton Worldwide Holdings Thursday made a successful comeback to the market, jumping nine percent after its IPO raised $2.35 billion. The IPO, the largest ever in the hotel sector and the second-biggest US market debut of 2013, illustrated strong investor demand for Hilton, the world's largest hotel company by some benchmarks. Investment banks priced IPO shares at $20, on the high end of the $18-$21 range originally given, and boosted the number of shares by nearly five million compared with the initial plan. Hilton has touted a large increase in hotel rooms and a growing international presence since the chain was bought by US investment titan The Blackstone Group in 2007 for $25 billion.