Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/28/16, Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (AHP) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.12, payable on 1/17/17. As a percentage of AHP's recent stock price of $13.78, this dividend works out to approximately 0.87%, so look for shares of Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc to trade 0.87% lower — all else being equal — when AHP shares open for trading on 12/28/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for AHP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.12 declared by Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AHP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.48% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AHP shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, AHP's low point in its 52 week range is $8.37 per share, with $17.64 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.86.

According to Preferred Stock Channel, there is a series of preferred stock that is senior to AHP, which trades under the symbol AHP.PRB — more info ».

In Tuesday trading, Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.