Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc (NYSE:AHT) will be issuing its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, November 2nd. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of ($0.30) per share for the quarter.

Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE:AHT) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.55 by ($0.03). Ashford Hospitality Trust had a negative net margin of 5.43% and a negative return on equity of 10.41%. The business had revenue of $390.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $399.01 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.60 EPS. The company’s revenue was down 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect Ashford Hospitality Trust to post $-1.10 EPS for the current fiscal year and $-0.99 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc (NYSE AHT) opened at 7.05 on Thursday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $6.69 and its 200-day moving average is $6.37. The company’s market cap is $686.88 million. Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc has a one year low of $5.35 and a one year high of $8.23.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 16th. Stockholders of record on Saturday, September 30th were paid a dividend of $0.12 per share. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 28th. Ashford Hospitality Trust’s dividend payout ratio is presently -35.82%.

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Several brokerages have recently weighed in on AHT. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $7.75 price target on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, October 10th. Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $7.50 price target on shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust in a research note on Tuesday, October 3rd. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 13th. Finally, BidaskClub cut shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $7.50.

About Ashford Hospitality Trust

Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc is an externally-advised real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is focused on investing in the hospitality industry with a focus on full-service upscale and upper-upscale hotels in the United States. The Company owns its lodging investments and conducts its business through Ashford Hospitality Limited Partnership (Ashford Trust OP), its operating partnership.

Earnings History for Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE:AHT)

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