In trading on Friday, shares of RAIT Financial Trust's 7.75% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares (RAS.PRA) were yielding above the 9% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.9375), with shares changing hands as low as $21.01 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 7.84% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel. As of last close, RAS.PRA was trading at a 12.84% discount to its liquidation preference amount, versus the average discount of 7.07% in the "Real Estate" category.
The chart below shows the one year performance of RAS.PRA shares, versus RAS:
Below is a dividend history chart for RAS.PRA, showing historical dividend payments on RAIT Financial Trust's 7.75% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares: