NYSE:HT - Hersha Hospitality Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $22.97 +0.12 (+0.53 %) (As of 09/21/2018 03:13 PM ET)Previous Close$22.90Today's Range$22.77 - $23.0452-Week Range$16.60 - $24.16Volume7,237 shsAverage Volume299,394 shsMarket Capitalization$893.54 millionP/E Ratio10.59Dividend Yield4.94%Beta1.3 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT) is a self-advised real estate investment trust in the hospitality sector, which owns and operates high quality upscale hotels in urban gateway markets and coastal destinations. The Company's 49 hotels totaling 7,653 rooms are located in New York, Washington, DC, Boston, Philadelphia, South Florida and select markets on the West Coast. The Company's common shares are traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the ticker ?HT.? Receive HT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HT 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 SymbolNYSE:HT CUSIP42782510 Webwww.hersha.com Phone717-236-4400 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.07 Current Ratio0.56 Quick Ratio0.56 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.59 Forward P/E Ratio11.60 P/E Growth2.09 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$498.24 million Price / Sales1.82 Cash Flow$4.6310 per share Price / Cash4.96 Book Value$21.34 per share Price / Book1.08 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.16 Net Income$99.86 million Net Margins-2.74% Return on Equity-0.58% Return on Assets-0.25% Miscellaneous Employees51 Outstanding Shares39,380,000Market Cap$893.54 million Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE:HT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Hersha Hospitality Trust's stock symbol? Hersha Hospitality Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HT." How often does Hersha Hospitality Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hersha Hospitality Trust? Hersha Hospitality Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 18th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 1st will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 28th. View Hersha Hospitality Trust's Dividend History. How will Hersha Hospitality Trust's stock buyback program work? Hersha Hospitality Trust announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Thursday, January 4th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Hersha Hospitality Trust's earnings last quarter? Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE:HT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.12. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $133.84 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $135.57 million. Hersha Hospitality Trust had a negative net margin of 2.74% and a negative return on equity of 0.58%. View Hersha Hospitality Trust's Earnings History. When is Hersha Hospitality Trust's next earnings date? Hersha Hospitality Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Hersha Hospitality Trust. What price target have analysts set for HT? 9 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Hersha Hospitality Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Hersha Hospitality Trust's stock price to reach $20.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Hersha Hospitality Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hersha Hospitality Trust? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hersha Hospitality Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hersha Hospitality Trust. Who are some of Hersha Hospitality Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Hersha Hospitality Trust include PS Business Parks (PSB), CHIMERA Invt Co/SH NEW (CIM), Eastgroup Properties (EGP), Education Realty Trust (EDR), Colony NorthStar (CLNS), National Health Investors (NHI), Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC), The GEO Group (GEO), Physicians Realty Trust (DOC), MFA Finl Inc/SH (MFA), Colony Capital (CLNY), Corecivic (CXW), Colony Credit Real Estate (CLNC), Stag Industrial (STAG) and Potlatchdeltic (PCH). Who are Hersha Hospitality Trust's key executives? Hersha Hospitality Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Hasu P. Shah, Chairman (Age 73)Mr. Jay H. Shah, CEO & Trustee (Age 49)Mr. Neil H. Shah, Pres & COO (Age 44)Mr. Ashish R. Parikh CPA, CFO & Assistant Sec. (Age 48)Mr. Michael R. Gillespie, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller & Assistant Sec. (Age 45) Has Hersha Hospitality Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about HT stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Hersha Hospitality Trust earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Hersha Hospitality Trust. Who are Hersha Hospitality Trust's major shareholders? Hersha Hospitality Trust's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.93%), Jennison Associates LLC (8.55%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (3.03%), Real Estate Management Services LLC (2.71%), LSV Asset Management (2.13%) and Northern Trust Corp (2.09%). Company insiders that own Hersha Hospitality Trust stock include Ashish R Parikh, Hasu P Shah, Jay H Shah, Neil H Shah and Thomas J Hutchison III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hersha Hospitality Trust. Which institutional investors are selling Hersha Hospitality Trust stock? HT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Putnam Investments LLC, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Spirit of America Management Corp NY, Pinebridge Investments L.P. and Laurion Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have sold Hersha Hospitality Trust company stock in the last year include Hasu P Shah and Thomas J Hutchison III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hersha Hospitality Trust. Which institutional investors are buying Hersha Hospitality Trust stock? HT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Real Estate Management Services LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Hersha Hospitality Trust stock in the last two years include Ashish R Parikh, Jay H Shah and Neil H Shah. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hersha Hospitality Trust. How do I buy shares of Hersha Hospitality Trust? Shares of HT 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 Hersha Hospitality Trust's stock price today? One share of HT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.99. How big of a company is Hersha Hospitality Trust? Hersha Hospitality Trust has a market capitalization of $893.54 million and generates $498.24 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $99.86 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.16 on an earnings per share basis. Hersha Hospitality Trust employs 51 workers across the globe. How can I contact Hersha Hospitality Trust? Hersha Hospitality Trust's mailing address is 44 HERSHA DRIVE, HARRISBURG PA, 17102. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 717-236-4400 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE HT)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 224 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 369 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 593MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hersha Hospitality Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is an ETF different from a mutual fund?