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Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP)
Dividend Yield
3.70% (As of Today)

As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Chesapeake Lodging Trust is 3.70%.

CHSP' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.08   Max: 6.89
Current: 3.7


During the past 5 years, the highestTrailing Annual Dividend Yield of Chesapeake Lodging Trust was 6.89%. The lowest was 2.08%. And the median was 4.06%.

CHSP's Dividend Yieldis ranked lower than
59% of the 848 Companies
in the Global REIT - Hotel & Motel industry.

( Industry Median: 4.29 vs. CHSP: 3.70 )

Chesapeake Lodging Trust's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 2.54.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Chesapeake Lodging Trust is 1.09, which seems too high.

During the past 5 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Chesapeake Lodging Trust was 2.67. The lowest was 1.20. And the median was 1.33.

Chesapeake Lodging Trust's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was $0.30.

During the past 12 months, Chesapeake Lodging Trust's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 20.00% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Chesapeake Lodging Trust Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.3502015-03-272015-03-312015-04-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3002014-12-292014-12-312015-01-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3002014-09-262014-09-302014-10-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3002014-06-262014-06-302014-07-15Cash Dividendquarterly

Chesapeake Lodging Trust's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=3.68 %

Current Share Price is $34.01.
Chesapeake Lodging Trust's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.25.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.

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Related Terms

Dividend Payout Ratio, Dividends Per Share, 3-Year Dividends Growth Rate, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate

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