Owners of Sunstone Hotel Investors (NYSE: SHO) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $12.97 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.5%. The average volume for Sunstone Hotel Investors has been 979,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Sunstone Hotel Investors has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the real estate industry. Shares are up 21.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust. The firm engages in the acquisition, ownership, asset management, renovation, and sale of luxury, upper upscale, and upscale full-service hotels in the United States. Its portfolio also includes mid-scale hotels. TheStreet Ratings rates Sunstone Hotel Investors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Sunstone Hotel Investors Ratings Report now.