Capstead Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:CMO) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Capstead Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:CMO), hence the stock is down -1.99% 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 -1.16% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.1% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -0.41% in the past 4 weeks.
The company shares have dropped -15.76% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 16, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $11.68 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $9.71 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $9.51.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.06% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.25%.
Capstead Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:CMO): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $9.69, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $9.76 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $9.64 and closed the trading day at $9.73, in the green by 0.41%. The total traded volume for the day was 723,134. The stock had closed at $9.69 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Reinsch Phillip A, officer (CFO & EVP) of Capstead Mortgage Corp, unloaded 110,000 shares at an average price of $12.76 on December 22, 2014. The total amount of the transaction was worth $1,403,600, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Capstead Mortgage Corporation is a self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company invests in a leveraged portfolio of residential mortgage pass-through securities consisting exclusively of short-duration adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) securities issued and guaranteed by Government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs), either Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac (together, the GSEs), or by an agency of the federal Government, Ginnie Mae. As of December 31, 2014, the Companys long-term investment capital totaled $1.49 billion and consisted of $1.21 billion of common and $184 million of perpetual preferred stockholders equity (recorded amounts) and $100 million of unsecured borrowings. The Company offers residential mortgage securities classified as held-to-maturity.