Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT) and Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CDOR) Comparing side by side

This is a contrast between Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE:HT) and Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CDOR) based on their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation. The two companies are REIT – Hotel/Motel and they also compete with each other.

Valuation and Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Hersha Hospitality Trust 14 -0.67 36.59M -0.59 0.00
Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. 11 0.00 4.65M -0.41 0.00

We can see in table 1 the earnings per share (EPS), top-line revenue and valuation of Hersha Hospitality Trust and Condor Hospitality Trust Inc.

Profitability

Table 2 has Hersha Hospitality Trust and Condor Hospitality Trust Inc.’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Hersha Hospitality Trust 259,319,631.47% -2.7% -1.1%
Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. 41,967,509.03% -5.2% -1.9%

Volatility and Risk

Hersha Hospitality Trust’s current beta is 1.25 and it happens to be 25.00% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500. Condor Hospitality Trust Inc.’s 168.00% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500 which is a result of the 2.68 beta.

Analyst Ratings

In next table is given Hersha Hospitality Trust and Condor Hospitality Trust Inc.’s ratings and recommendations.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Hersha Hospitality Trust 2 2 0 2.50
Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. 0 0 0 0.00

Hersha Hospitality Trust has a 3.26% upside potential and a consensus target price of $14.25.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

Roughly 97.9% of Hersha Hospitality Trust shares are owned by institutional investors while 58% of Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. are owned by institutional investors. About 2% of Hersha Hospitality Trust’s share are owned by insiders. Comparatively, insiders own roughly 2.2% of Condor Hospitality Trust Inc.’s shares.

Performance

Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Hersha Hospitality Trust -0.71% -2.56% -2.76% -18.38% -25.74% -19.73%
Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. -0.09% 0.14% -0.18% 14.05% 18.58% 60.23%

For the past year Hersha Hospitality Trust had bearish trend while Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. had bullish trend.

Summary

Hersha Hospitality Trust beats Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. on 7 of the 10 factors.

Hersha Hospitality Trust, a real estate investment trust, engages in the ownership and operation of mid scale limited service hotels in the Eastern United States. As of June 30, 2005, it owned interests in 35 hotels, including 4 hotels owned through joint ventures in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Georgia, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. The company has elected to be taxed as a REIT under the Internal Revenue Code. As a REIT, Hersha would not be subject to income tax to the extent it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania.

Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. is an equity real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of the United States. It primarily invests in limited-service hotels. The firm specializes in the select-service segment of the lodging industry. It was formerly known as Supertel Hospitality, Inc. Condor Hospitality Trust Inc. was launched on August 23, 1994 and is based in Norfolk, Nebraska.