Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 27, 2013
Hersha Hospitality Trust ( HT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that HT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $5.42, the dividend yield is 4.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HT was $5.42, representing a -13.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.30 and a 29.36% increase over the 52 week low of $4.19.
HT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). HT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.03. Zacks Investment Research reports HT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.89%, compared to an industry average of 7.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HT Dividend History page.