In trading on Thursday, shares of RAIT Financial Trust's 8.375% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares (RAS.PRB) were yielding above the 8.5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.0938), with shares changing hands as low as $24.15 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 7.45% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel. As of last close, RAS.PRB was trading at a 0.12% discount to its liquidation preference amount, versus the average discount of 2.75% in the "Real Estate" category.
The chart below shows the one year performance of RAS.PRB shares, versus RAS:
Below is a dividend history chart for RAS.PRB, showing historical dividend payments on RAIT Financial Trust's 8.375% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares: