Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI), hence the stock is down -4.57% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.02% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.25% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -3.03% in the past 4 weeks.
The company shares have dropped -5.38% from its 1 Year high price. On Dec 23, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $18.25 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $16.18 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $16.13.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.37% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.6%.
Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance (NYSE:ARI): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $15.94, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $16.07 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $15.87 and closed the trading day at $15.99, in the green by 0.95%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,026,197. The stock had closed at $15.84 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity,The director officer (President & CEO) of Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc., Rothstein Stuart sold 10,000 shares at $17.01 on January 4, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $170,100. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is focused primarily on originating, investing in, acquiring and managing performing commercial first mortgage loans, subordinate financings, commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) and other commercial real estate-related debt investments. The Companys principal business objective is to make investments in its target assets in order to provide attractive risk adjusted returns to its stockholders over the long term, primarily through dividends and secondarily through capital appreciation. The Company is externally managed and advised by ACREFI Management, LLC, an indirect subsidiary of Apollo Global Management, LLC.