Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis

November 14, 2017 - By Richard Conner

 Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis

Sentiment for Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP)

Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.37 in 2017 Q2. Its down -1.56, from 2.93 in 2017Q1. The ratio worsened, as 63 investment managers opened new and increased stock positions, while 46 reduced and sold stock positions in Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc. The investment managers in our partner’s database now have: 21.59 million shares, up from 20.98 million shares in 2017Q1. Also, the number of investment managers holding Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 19 Reduced: 27 Increased: 44 New Position: 19.

Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. invests in high revenue per available room , luxury hotels and resorts. The company has market cap of $293.14 million. The Firm conducts its business and owns all of its assets through its operating partnership, Ashford Hospitality Prime Limited Partnership (Ashford Prime OP). It currently has negative earnings. The Firm operates in the direct hotel investment segment of the hotel lodging industry.

The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $9.18. About shares traded. Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) has declined 4.67% since November 14, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.37% the S&P500.

Investors wait Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) to report on February, 28. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.32 earnings per share, down $0.02 or 5.88 % from last year’s $0.34 same quarter earnings. This translates into $10.22 million profit for AHP giving the stock a 7.17 P/E. This is assuming the current $0.32 EPS is accurate. Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc’s Wall Street analysts see -13.51 % negative EPS growth, taking into account the $0.37 EPS reproted in the previous quarter,

Sessa Capital Im L.P. holds 2.84% of its portfolio in Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc for 2.21 million shares. Gratia Capital Llc owns 502,061 shares or 1.51% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Glacier Peak Capital Llc has 1.3% invested in the company for 119,269 shares. The California-based Old West Investment Management Llc has invested 0.71% in the stock. Ironwood Investment Management Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 64,294 shares.#img1#

Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 17% of Ashford Hospitality Prime’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Ashford Hospitality Prime, 1 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 5 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $11.0 while the high is $21. The stock’s average target of $14.50 is 57.95% above today’s ($9.18) share price. AHP was included in 22 notes of analysts from August 10, 2015. The rating was initiated by Janney Capital on Wednesday, March 23 with “Neutral”. The company was maintained on Friday, July 22 by FBR Capital. The company was maintained on Sunday, August 6 by Canaccord Genuity. The stock has “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Friday, August 5. The stock of Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Monday, January 11 by JMP Securities. The stock of Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, November 20 by FBR Capital. The rating was maintained by JMP Securities with “Market Outperform” on Tuesday, August 11. Canaccord Genuity upgraded Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) on Tuesday, September 1 to “Buy” rating. The stock of Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) earned “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Wednesday, March 8. On Monday, August 10 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Sell”.

More notable recent Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. (AHP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September …” on September 27, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Ashford Hospitality Prime’s (AHP) CEO Richard Stockton on Q1 2017 Results …” published on May 06, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “Preferred Stock IPO: 7.50% From Ashford Hospitality Trust” on August 18, 2017. More interesting news about Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc (NYSE:AHP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Ashford Hospitality Prime: A Detailed Look At Risks And (Potential) Opportunities” published on August 21, 2017 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Why Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. Stock Is Falling Today” with publication date: March 02, 2017.

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