Ashford Hospitality Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing predominantly in upper upscale, full-service hotels. More Details
Slightly overvalued with limited growth.
Share Price & News
How has Ashford Hospitality Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AHT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AHT underperformed the US REITs industry which returned -14.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AHT underperformed the US Market which returned 18.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ashford Hospitality Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StInsider Buying: Christopher Swann Just Spent US$1.3m On Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) Shares
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Independent Director of Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT), Benjamin Ansell, Just Bought 81% More Shares
5 months ago | Simply Wall StUS$1.37: That's What Analysts Think Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) Is Worth After Its Latest Results
Is Ashford Hospitality Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AHT ($1.76) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($131.51)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AHT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AHT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US REITs industry average.
PE vs Market: AHT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AHT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AHT has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US REITs industry average.
How is Ashford Hospitality Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AHT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: AHT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: AHT is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AHT's revenue (21% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AHT's revenue (21% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if AHT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Ashford Hospitality Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AHT is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AHT is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AHT is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 51% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AHT's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AHT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the REITs industry (5.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AHT's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Ashford Hospitality Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AHT has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: AHT has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AHT has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: AHT's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable AHT has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: AHT is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 0.2% per year.
What is Ashford Hospitality Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AHT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AHT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AHT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AHT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: AHT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AHT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rob Hays (42 yo)
Mr. J. Robison Hays, III, also known as Rob, has been Senior Managing Director of Ashford Inc. since May 14, 2020. Mr. Hays has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc ...
|Founder & Chairman of the Board||7.75yrs||US$3.11m||9.81% |
|CFO & Treasurer||9.08yrs||US$1.41m||0.50% |
|Chief Operating Officer||2.58yrs||US$1.40m||0.49% |
|Chief Accounting Officer||17.42yrs||US$746.58k||0.93% |
|Manager of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP||2.33yrs||no data||0.060% |
|Senior Vice President of Asset Management||12.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Distribution||no data||no data||no data|
|President of RED Hospitality & Leisure||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Asset Management||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AHT's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
|Founder & Chairman of the Board||7.75yrs||US$3.11m||9.81% |
|Independent Director||4.08yrs||US$189.17k||0.0078% |
|Independent Director||7.75yrs||US$203.56k||0.17% |
|Chairman Emeritus||7.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||7.75yrs||US$244.17k||0.0018% |
|Independent Lead Director||1.75yrs||US$233.68k||0.14% |
|Independent Director||11.42yrs||US$230.64k||0.96% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$209.17k||0.11% |
Experienced Board: AHT's board of directors are considered experienced (7.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: AHT insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc.
- Ticker: AHT
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1968
- Industry: Hotel and Resort REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Implied Market Cap: US$26.680m
- Market Cap: US$22.984m
- Shares outstanding: 15.16m
- Website: https://www.ahtreit.com
Number of Employees
- Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc.
- 14185 Dallas Parkway
- Suite 1100
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AHT||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Aug 2003|
|AHD1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Aug 2003|
|AHT.PRD||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||PFD D 8.45%CUM||US||USD||Jul 2007|
|AHT.PRF||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||PFD CUM SER F||US||USD||Jul 2016|
|AHT.PRG||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||PFD SER G||US||USD||Oct 2016|
|AHT.PRH||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||7.50% CUM PFD H||US||USD||Aug 2017|
|AHT.PRI||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||7.5% PFD SER I||US||USD||Nov 2017|
Ashford Hospitality Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing predominantly in upper upscale, full-service hotels.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/25 00:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/23 00:00|
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