The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc. (AHT) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.10, or 3.47%, to $2.98. The Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc. has recorded 1,516 volume in the after hours trading session. The stock was recently discussed on Yahoo Finance as it revealed that ASHFORD HOSPITALITY TRUST PROVIDES UPDATE ON CONVERSION OF CROWNE PLAZA LA CONCHA KEY WEST TO MARRIOTT’S AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION.
Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc. is listed on the NYSE as a member of the Real Estate sector and is a part of the REIT – Hotel & Motel industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $2.88 and fluctuated between $3.1500 as its day high and $2.8700 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc. is $86.98M. A total of 0.52 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 563.72K shares.
Additionally, investors take into account insider trades when predicting how a stock will perform. During the recent three months, AHT has seen 1 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 20,042 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 2 BUYs and 6 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 42,394 shares during that period but sold 16,906.
In the most recent transaction, Eubanks Deric S sold 30 shares of AHT for 4.39 per share on Dec 27. After the transaction, the CFO and Treasurer now owns 24,895 company shares. In a previous transaction on Oct 27, Ansell Benjamin J MD sold 110 shares at 7.69 per share. AHT shares that Director owns now total 0.
It is more appealing for investors to invest in companies that pay dividends because dividends generate immediate cash flow and indicate a positive outlook for the company. AHT’s most recent ex-dividend date was 12/30/2019 when it declared a $0.60 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 1/15/2020. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 10/15/2019 with an ex-dividend date of 9/27/2019. The AHT stock dividend was $0.60 per share in cash.
Though price targets are rarely accurate, they can exert some influence from time to time and were often accepted as valuable by the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for AHT in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $5.00 with high estimates of $9.00 and low estimates of $3.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, AHT has a high of $10.48 and a low of $2.58.
As of this writing, AHT has an earnings estimate of $American Tower Corporation (REI per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of Abbott Laboratories estimates, with a high estimate of $AdvisorShares Vice ETF per share and a lower estimate of $DHT Holdings, Inc.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
A balance sheet is a report that shows the company’s assets and liabilities. In addition, it shows how much equity investors have invested in the company. Investors can determine the company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. AHT’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $592.11M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $3.93B in debt and $138.12M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was -$7.06, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $20.09M.
It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for AHT is Buy with a score of 3.67.