Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc (AHT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013
Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc ( AHT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AHT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AHT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.48, the dividend yield is 3.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AHT was $12.48, representing a -12.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.26 and a 55.61% increase over the 52 week low of $8.02.
AHT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). AHT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.03. Zacks Investment Research reports AHT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.08%, compared to an industry average of 8.6%.