Starwood Property Trust (STWD) : Barry Investment Advisors scooped up 44,326 additional shares in Starwood Property Trust during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 19, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 481,123 shares of Starwood Property Trust which is valued at $9,155,771.Starwood Property Trust makes up approximately 2.85% of Barry Investment Advisors’s portfolio.
Starwood Property Trust opened for trading at $19.04 and hit $19.15 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $19.03, with a gain of 0.05% or 0.01 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 36,14,527 shares. Company has a market cap of $4,511 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Beacon Capital Management added STWD to its portfolio by purchasing 420 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $7,993. Murphy Capital Management Inc sold out all of its stake in STWD during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 12,200 shares of STWD which is valued $232,166.Btr Capital Management Inc reduced its stake in STWD by selling 10,000 shares or 2.55% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 381,891 shares of STWD which is valued at $7,317,032. Starwood Property Trust makes up approx 1.68% of Btr Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.Naples Global Advisors boosted its stake in STWD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 25 additional shares and now holds a total of 26,725 shares of Starwood Property Trust which is valued at $512,051. Starwood Property Trust makes up approx 0.21% of Naples Global Advisors’s portfolio.Creative Planning boosted its stake in STWD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 5,423 additional shares and now holds a total of 19,502 shares of Starwood Property Trust which is valued at $367,223.
On the company’s financial health, Starwood Property Trust reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Feb 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.54. The company had revenue of $186.22 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $186.59 million. The company’s revenue was up 4.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Starwood Property Trust. Shares were Reiterated by Compass Point on Apr 7, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 22 from a previous price target of $23 .Shares were Reiterated by FBR Capital on Feb 26, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 22 from a previous price target of $25 .
Starwood Property Trust Inc. is a holding company that operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company through its subsidiaries focuses on originating acquiring financing and managing commercial mortgage loans commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) and other commercial real estate-related debt investments in the United States and Europe. The Company operates through two segments: Lending Segment and Investing and Servicing Segment. The Company’s Lending Segment represents investments in real estate-related loans and securities that are held-for-investment. The Investing and Servicing Segment includes servicing businesses in the United States and Europe an investment business that acquires and manages real estate finance investments and a mortgage loan business. The Company is externally managed and advised by SPT Management LLC an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group.