Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT)

19.30
0.02 0.10
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 19.32
Open 19.31
Day Low/High 19.14 / 19.39
52 Wk Low/High 16.60 / 19.87
Volume 443.36K
Avg Volume 504.30K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 39.82M
Market Cap 765.82M
EPS 1.80
P/E Ratio 10.74
Div & Yield 1.12 (5.82%)

Latest News

This Stock Has A 6.25% Yield, Sells For Less Than Book, and Insiders Have Been Buying

In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.

HT Ex-Dividend Reminder - 3/28/18

HT Ex-Dividend Reminder - 3/28/18

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/28/18, Hersha Hospitality Trust will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.28, payable on 4/13/18. As a percentage of HT's recent stock price of $17.32, this dividend works out to approximately 1.62%, so look for shares of Hersha Hospitality Trust to trade 1.62% lower — all else being equal — when HT shares open for trading on 3/28/18.

Top Buys by Top Brass: COO Shah's $321.8K Bet on HT

Top Buys by Top Brass: COO Shah's $321.8K Bet on HT

A company's own top management tend to have the best inside view into the business, so when company officers make major buys, investors are wise to take notice. Presumably the only reason an insider would take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock of their company in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.

First Week of March 16th Options Trading For Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT)

First Week of March 16th Options Trading For Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT)

Investors in Hersha Hospitality Trust saw new options begin trading this week, for the March 16th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the HT options chain for the new March 16th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Hersha Hospitality Trust's Series C Preferred Shares Crosses Above 7% Yield Territory

Hersha Hospitality Trust's Series C Preferred Shares Crosses Above 7% Yield Territory

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Hersha Hospitality Trust's 6.875% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares were yielding above the 7% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.7188), with shares changing hands as low as $24.50 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 7.02% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

Hersha Hospitality Trust's Series D Preferred Shares Cross 6.5% Yield Mark

Hersha Hospitality Trust's Series D Preferred Shares Cross 6.5% Yield Mark

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Hersha Hospitality Trust's 6.50% Series D Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares were yielding above the 6.5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.625), with shares changing hands as low as $24.83 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 6.81% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

Hersha Hospitality Trust Reaches Analyst Target Price

Hersha Hospitality Trust Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Hersha Hospitality Trust have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $18.44, changing hands for $18.69/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

HT Ex-Dividend Reminder - 1/4/18

HT Ex-Dividend Reminder - 1/4/18

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 1/4/18, Hersha Hospitality Trust will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.28, payable on 1/16/18. As a percentage of HT's recent stock price of $17.44, this dividend works out to approximately 1.61%, so look for shares of Hersha Hospitality Trust to trade 1.61% lower — all else being equal — when HT shares open for trading on 1/4/18.

Interesting HT Put And Call Options For August 2018

Interesting HT Put And Call Options For August 2018

Investors in Hersha Hospitality Trust saw new options become available this week, for the August 2018 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 241 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

HT January 2018 Options Begin Trading

HT January 2018 Options Begin Trading

Investors in Hersha Hospitality Trust saw new options become available today, for the January 2018 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the HT options chain for the new January 2018 contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

December 15th Options Now Available For Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT)

December 15th Options Now Available For Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT)

Investors in Hersha Hospitality Trust saw new options become available today, for the December 15th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the HT options chain for the new December 15th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

HT Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

HT Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Hersha Hospitality Trust have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $18.71, changing hands for $18.72/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Grab This Bargain 6.2% Yield Dividend Stock Even Cheaper Than COO Shah Did

Grab This Bargain 6.2% Yield Dividend Stock Even Cheaper Than COO Shah Did

There's an old saying on Wall Street about insider buying: there are many possible reasons to sell a stock, but only one reason to buy. Back on August 30, Hersha Hospitality Trust's COO, Neil H.

This Stock Has A 6.05% Yield And Sells For Less Than Book

This Stock Has A 6.05% Yield And Sells For Less Than Book

Hersha Hospitality Trust has been named as a Top 10 Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), according to Dividend Channel, which published its most recent ''DividendRank'' report. The report noted that among REITs, HT shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics.

Interesting HT Put Options For October 20th

Interesting HT Put Options For October 20th

Investors in Hersha Hospitality Trust saw new options become available this week, for the October 20th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the HT options chain for the new October 20th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

TheStreet Quant Rating: C (Hold)