NYSE:HT - Hersha Hospitality Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $17.87 +0.12 (+0.68 %) (As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$17.87Today's Range$17.70 - $17.8952-Week Range$16.50 - $24.16Volume147,679 shsAverage Volume377,970 shsMarket Capitalization$700.77 millionP/E Ratio8.12Dividend Yield6.31%Beta1.43 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions 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, luxury and lifestyle hotels in urban gateway markets and coastal destinations. The Company's 48 hotels totaling 7,644 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 Current SymbolNYSE:HT Previous Symbol CUSIP42782510 CIK1063344 Webhttp://www.hersha.com/ Phone717-236-4400Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.15 Current Ratio0.55 Quick Ratio0.55Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.12 Forward P/E Ratio8.85 P/E Growth1.68 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$495.06 million Price / Sales1.42 Cash Flow$2.5098 per share Price / Cash Flow7.12 Book Value$23.64 per share Price / Book0.76Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.20 Net Income$9.99 million Net Margins0.99% Return on Equity1.34% Return on Assets0.59%Miscellaneous Employees54 Outstanding Shares39,215,000Market Cap$700.77 million Next Earnings Date7/23/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 8th. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 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 has initiated a share buyback plan on Thursday, January 4th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually 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 Monday, April, 29th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.34) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.42. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $114.79 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $109.18 million. Hersha Hospitality Trust had a net margin of 0.99% and a return on equity of 1.34%. 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 Tuesday, July 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hersha Hospitality Trust. What guidance has Hersha Hospitality Trust issued on next quarter's earnings? Hersha Hospitality Trust updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, April, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.22-2.35 for the period. Hersha Hospitality Trust also updated its Q2 2019 guidance to $0.79-0.83 EPS. What price target have analysts set for HT? 10 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Hersha Hospitality Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $16.75 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Hersha Hospitality Trust's stock price to reach $20.3438 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hersha Hospitality Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hersha Hospitality Trust? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hersha Hospitality Trust in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hersha Hospitality Trust. Has Hersha Hospitality Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about HT stock has been trending negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hersha Hospitality Trust earned a coverage optimism score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Hersha Hospitality Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Hersha Hospitality Trust include Empire State Realty Trust (ESRT), The GEO Group (GEO), Corecivic (CXW), Retail Properties of America (RPAI), Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN), Columbia Property Trust (CXP), QTS Realty Trust (QTS), Colony Capital (CLNY), Caretrust REIT (CTRE), Potlatchdeltic (PCH), Acadia Realty Trust (AKR), Great Portland Estates (GPEAF), American Assets Trust (AAT), DiamondRock Hospitality (DRH) and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE). What other stocks do shareholders of Hersha Hospitality Trust own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hersha Hospitality Trust investors own include New Residential Investment (NRZ), Ventas (VTR), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), WP Carey (WPC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Blackstone Group (BX) and Cisco Systems (CSCO). Who are Hersha Hospitality Trust's key executives? Hersha Hospitality Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Hasu P. Shah, Exec. Chairman (Age 74)Mr. Jay H. Shah, CEO & Trustee (Age 50)Mr. Neil H. Shah, Pres & COO (Age 45)Mr. Ashish R. Parikh CPA, CFO & Assistant Sec. (Age 49)Mr. Michael R. Gillespie CPA, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller & Assistant Sec. (Age 46) 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 shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (18.78%), Jennison Associates LLC (7.81%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (3.11%), LSV Asset Management (2.73%), Northern Trust Corp (2.00%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.68%). Company insiders that own Hersha Hospitality Trust stock include Ashish R Parikh, Hasu P Shah, Jay H Shah, Michael R Gillespie, Neil H Shah and Thomas J Hutchison III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hersha Hospitality Trust. Which major 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, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Real Estate Management Services LLC and Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hersha Hospitality Trust. Which major investors are buying Hersha Hospitality Trust stock? HT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Hillcrest Asset Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Geode Capital Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. and Wakefield Asset Management LLLP. Company insiders that have bought Hersha Hospitality Trust stock in the last two years include Ashish R Parikh, Hasu P Shah, Jay H Shah, Michael R Gillespie 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 $17.87. How big of a company is Hersha Hospitality Trust? Hersha Hospitality Trust has a market capitalization of $700.77 million and generates $495.06 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $9.99 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.20 on an earnings per share basis. Hersha Hospitality Trust employs 54 workers across the globe. What is Hersha Hospitality Trust's official website? The official website for Hersha Hospitality Trust is http://www.hersha.com/. 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: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 271 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 415 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 686MarketBeat'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. 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