On 8/12/16, Summit Hotel Properties Inc's 7.125% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (INN.PRC will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.4453, payable on 8/31/16. As a percentage of INN.PRC's recent share price of $27.35, this dividend works out to approximately 1.63%, so look for shares of INN.PRC to trade 1.63% lower — all else being equal — when INN.PRC shares open for trading on 8/12/16. On an annualized basis, the current yield is approximately 6.72%, which compares to an average yield of 6.52% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.

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As of last close, INN.PRC was trading at a 6.00% premium to its liquidation preference amount, versus the average premium of 5.35% in the "Real Estate" category. The chart below shows the one year performance of INN.PRC shares, versus INN:

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Below is a dividend history chart for INN.PRC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.4453 on Summit Hotel Properties Inc's 7.125% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock :

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In Wednesday trading, Summit Hotel Properties Inc's 7.125% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock ( INN.PRC is currently up about 3.2% on the day, while the common shares ( INN - Get Report) are trading flat.