NYSE:AHT - Ashford Hospitality Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $5.29 -0.13 (-2.40 %) (As of 05/19/2019 05:22 AM ET)Previous Close$5.29Today's Range$5.21 - $5.4052-Week Range$3.85 - $8.66Volume279,889 shsAverage Volume480,121 shsMarket Capitalization$540.32 millionP/E Ratio4.56Dividend Yield9.07%Beta1.7 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Ashford Hospitality Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing opportunistically in the hospitality industry in upper upscale, full-service hotels. Receive AHT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AHT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:AHT Previous Symbol CUSIP04410310 CIK1232582 Webwww.ahtreit.com Phone972-490-9600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio11.28 Current Ratio3.07 Quick Ratio3.07Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio4.56 Forward P/E Ratio4.77 P/E Growth0.95 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.43 billion Price / Sales0.38 Cash Flow$1.8826 per share Price / Cash Flow2.81 Book Value$3.65 per share Price / Book1.45Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.26 Net Income$-126,970,000.00 Net Margins-9.58% Return on Equity-30.20% Return on Assets-2.90%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares102,140,000Market Cap$540.32 million Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE:AHT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Ashford Hospitality Trust's stock symbol? Ashford Hospitality Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AHT." How often does Ashford Hospitality Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ashford Hospitality Trust? Ashford Hospitality Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. View Ashford Hospitality Trust's Dividend History. How will Ashford Hospitality Trust's stock buyback program work? Ashford Hospitality Trust announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, December 12th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were Ashford Hospitality Trust's earnings last quarter? Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.49) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.74. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $358.72 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $353.87 million. Ashford Hospitality Trust had a negative return on equity of 30.20% and a negative net margin of 9.58%. View Ashford Hospitality Trust's Earnings History. When is Ashford Hospitality Trust's next earnings date? Ashford Hospitality Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ashford Hospitality Trust. What price target have analysts set for AHT? 3 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Ashford Hospitality Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $7.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Ashford Hospitality Trust's share price to reach $7.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 44.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ashford Hospitality Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ashford Hospitality Trust? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ashford Hospitality Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Ashford Hospitality Trust. Has Ashford Hospitality Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about AHT stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ashford Hospitality Trust earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Ashford Hospitality Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Ashford Hospitality Trust include Lexington Realty Trust (LXP), DiamondRock Hospitality (DRH), Invesco Mortgage Capital (IVR), Mack Cali Realty (CLI), Colony Credit Real Estate (CLNC), Retail Opportunity Investments (ROIC), Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT), Alexander's (ALX), Ladder Capital (LADR), Uniti Group (UNIT), Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNH), Brookfield Property Reit (BPR), Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP), LTC Properties (LTC) and Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT). What other stocks do shareholders of Ashford Hospitality Trust own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ashford Hospitality Trust investors own include ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Ford Motor (F), New Residential Investment (NRZ), AT&T (T), AGNC Investment (AGNC), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT), General Electric (GE), Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) and Two Harbors Investment (TWO). Who are Ashford Hospitality Trust's key executives? Ashford Hospitality Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Montgomery J. Bennett IV, Founder & Chairman (Age 53)Mr. Douglas A. Kessler, Pres & CEO (Age 58)Mr. Deric S. Eubanks C.F.A., CFA, CFO & Treasurer (Age 43)Mr. Jeremy J. Welter, Chief Operating Officer (Age 42)Mr. Mark L. Nunneley, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 62) Who are Ashford Hospitality Trust's major shareholders? Ashford Hospitality Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.74%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.70%), LSV Asset Management (3.23%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.73%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.59%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.40%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ashford Hospitality Trust. Which institutional investors are selling Ashford Hospitality Trust stock? AHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Foundry Partners LLC, AJO LP, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc. and PNC Financial Services Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ashford Hospitality Trust. Which institutional investors are buying Ashford Hospitality Trust stock? AHT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Martingale Asset Management L P, GWM Advisors LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ashford Hospitality Trust. How do I buy shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust? Shares of AHT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Ashford Hospitality Trust's stock price today? One share of AHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.29. How big of a company is Ashford Hospitality Trust? Ashford Hospitality Trust has a market capitalization of $540.32 million and generates $1.43 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $-126,970,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.26 on an earnings per share basis. What is Ashford Hospitality Trust's official website? The official website for Ashford Hospitality Trust is http://www.ahtreit.com. How can I contact Ashford Hospitality Trust? Ashford Hospitality Trust's mailing address is 14185 DALLAS PARKWAY SUITE 1100, DALLAS TX, 75254. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 972-490-9600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE AHT)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 401 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 388 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 789MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ashford Hospitality Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AHT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AHT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How can you know how many shares are floating? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.