NYSE:AHT - Ashford Hospitality Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis

$2.93
+0.09 (+3.17 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 07:45 AM ET)
Today's Range
$2.81
Now: $2.93
$2.95
50-Day Range
$2.46
MA: $2.70
$2.99
52-Week Range
$2.39
Now: $2.93
$6.63
Volume806,500 shs
Average Volume1.16 million shs
Market Capitalization$299.24 million
P/E Ratio2.33
Dividend Yield8.45%
Beta1.4
Ashford Hospitality Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing opportunistically in the hospitality industry in upper upscale, full-service hotels.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs
SectorFinance
CUSIP04410310
Phone972-490-9600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.43 billion
Cash Flow$1.9404 per share
Book Value$3.59 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-126,970,000.00

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$299.24 million
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, June 17th. Investors of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Monday, July 15th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.19%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. View Ashford Hospitality Trust's Dividend History.

How will Ashford Hospitality Trust's stock buyback program work?

Ashford Hospitality Trust announced that its board has initiated a share buyback 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 usually an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Ashford Hospitality Trust's earnings last quarter?

Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 1st. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.27) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.71. The real estate investment trust earned $415.15 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $409.14 million. Ashford Hospitality Trust had a negative return on equity of 32.31% and a negative net margin of 9.28%. 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, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ashford Hospitality Trust.

What price target have analysts set for AHT?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Ashford Hospitality Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Ashford Hospitality Trust's stock price to reach $5.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 87.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ashford Hospitality Trust.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ashford Hospitality Trust?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ashford Hospitality Trust in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings 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?

News articles about AHT stock have been trending negative on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ashford Hospitality Trust earned a media sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Ashford Hospitality Trust.

Are investors shorting Ashford Hospitality Trust?

Ashford Hospitality Trust saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,735,200 shares, an increase of 11.2% from the June 30th total of 2,458,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,160,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Currently, 2.9% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Ashford Hospitality Trust's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ashford Hospitality Trust's key competitors?

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 New Residential Investment (NRZ), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), AT&T (T), AGNC Investment (AGNC), Two Harbors Investment (TWO), Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT), Ford Motor (F), Prospect Capital (PSEC), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (16.03%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.86%), BlackRock Inc. (6.86%), LSV Asset Management (3.31%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.75%) and Prudential Financial Inc. (1.97%). Company insiders that own Ashford Hospitality Trust stock include Alan Tallis and Benjamin J Md Ansell. 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 BlackRock Inc., ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Foundry Partners LLC, Northern Trust Corp, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC and Jacobs Levy Equity Management 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 Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Citadel Advisors LLC, LSV Asset Management and Berman Capital Advisors LLC. 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 $2.93.

How big of a company is Ashford Hospitality Trust?

Ashford Hospitality Trust has a market capitalization of $299.24 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. View Additional Information About Ashford Hospitality Trust.

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 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  415 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  408 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  823
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This page was last updated on 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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