NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Ashford Hospitality

(NYSE:

AHT

) is tomorrow, September 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $6.73 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 6.5%.

The average volume for Ashford has been one million shares per day over the past 30 days. Ashford has a market cap of $418.4 million and is part of the

financial

sector and

real estate

industry. Shares are down 36.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. is a publicly owned real estate investment trust. The firm engages in investment and management of properties in the hospitality industry. It invests in the real estate markets of the United States.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Ashford as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, generally weak debt management, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

Ashford Ratings Report

.

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