NYSE:AHT - Ashford Hospitality Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $5.39 +0.14 (+2.67 %) (As of 02/19/2019 07:41 AM ET)Previous Close$5.25Today's Range$5.24 - $5.4252-Week Range$3.85 - $8.66Volume313,944 shsAverage Volume478,320 shsMarket Capitalization$544.59 millionP/E Ratio3.93Dividend Yield9.14%Beta1.73 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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 Webwww.ahtreit.com Phone972-490-9600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio7.79 Current Ratio3.67 Quick Ratio3.67Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio3.93 Forward P/E Ratio5.73 P/E Growth1.05 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.44 billion Price / Sales0.38 Cash Flow$2.0187 per share Price / Cash Flow2.67 Book Value$6.50 per share Price / Book0.83Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.37 Net Income$-67,000,000.00 Net Margins-7.15% Return on Equity-18.33% Return on Assets-2.16%Miscellaneous Employees102 Outstanding Shares101,038,000Market Cap$544.59 million 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 Monday, December 10th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 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 approved a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, December 12th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Ashford Hospitality Trust's earnings last quarter? Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.30) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.25. The real estate investment trust earned $389.16 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $390.19 million. Ashford Hospitality Trust had a negative return on equity of 18.33% and a negative net margin of 7.15%. 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, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ashford Hospitality Trust. What price target have analysts set for AHT? 4 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Ashford Hospitality Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate Ashford Hospitality Trust's share price to reach $7.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 43.8% 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 1 hold rating and 3 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 stories about AHT stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ashford Hospitality Trust earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Ashford Hospitality Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Ashford Hospitality Trust include Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE), American Assets Trust (AAT), Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT), Retail Opportunity Investments (ROIC), Invesco Mortgage Capital (IVR), Ladder Capital (LADR), Mack Cali Realty (CLI), Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT), Caretrust REIT (CTRE), LTC Properties (LTC), Alexander's (ALX), Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX), Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP), CYRELA BRAZIL R/S (CYRBY) and National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA). 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 CFA, CFO & Treasurer (Age 43)Mr. Jeremy J. Welter, Chief Operating Officer (Age 42)Mr. J. Robison Hays III, Chief Strategy Officer (Age 41) Who are Ashford Hospitality Trust's major shareholders? Ashford Hospitality Trust's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.91%), LSV Asset Management (3.28%), Prudential Financial Inc. (1.99%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (1.66%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.62%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.46%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ashford Hospitality Trust. Which major investors are selling Ashford Hospitality Trust stock? AHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LPL Financial LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, SG Americas Securities LLC, KBC Group NV, Northern Trust Corp, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Spirit of America Management Corp NY and Martingale Asset Management L P. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ashford Hospitality Trust. Which major investors are buying Ashford Hospitality Trust stock? AHT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, United Services Automobile Association, Mackay Shields LLC, GWM Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Orinda Asset Management 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 $5.39. How big of a company is Ashford Hospitality Trust? Ashford Hospitality Trust has a market capitalization of $544.59 million and generates $1.44 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $-67,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.37 on an earnings per share basis. Ashford Hospitality Trust employs 102 workers across the globe. 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: 383 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 372 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 755MarketBeat'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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is Preferred Stock Different from Common Stock?