NEWTON, Mass.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Hospitality Properties Trust (Nasdaq: HPT) today announced that it will redeem all of its 11.6 million outstanding 7.125% Series D Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares (CUSIP No.: 44106M607 and Nasdaq: HPTRP) (“Series D Preferred Shares”) at the stated Liquidation Preference price of $25 per share plus accrued and unpaid dividends to the date of redemption. This redemption is expected to occur on or about February 10, 2017. Dividends will cease to accrue on the Series D Preferred Shares as of the redemption date. Holders who hold Series D Preferred Shares through the Depository Trust Company (DTC) will be redeemed in accordance with DTC’s procedures. Questions relating to the notice of redemption and related materials should be directed to Wells Fargo Shareowner Services, HPT’s transfer agent and the paying agent for the redemption of the Series D Preferred Shares, at 1-800-468-9716. The address of the paying agent is Wells Fargo Shareowner Services, Attn: Corporate Actions Department, P.O. Box 64858, St. Paul, MN 55164-0858.
HPT expects to fund this redemption with cash on hand and borrowings under its revolving credit facility.
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