STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (STWD) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $4.01 million in the Tuesdays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $1.82 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 2.21 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $2.19 million. The block trades were dominated by the bulls with a healthy 11.06, uptick to downtick ratio. Only $0.21 million worth of trades exchanged hands on downticks showing the reluctance of the large traders to part with their holdings. Upticks saw transactions worth $2.31 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $2.1 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (STWD) fell $0.03 during the day at $20.89, a drop of -0.12% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is 0.65%, compared to the previous week.
The company Insiders own 2.9% of STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 75.01% of STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -15.03%. In an insider trading activity,The officer (COO and General Counsel) of Starwood Property Trust, Inc., Sossen Andrew Jay sold 18,155 shares at $19.06 on March 18, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $346,034. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Shares of Starwood Property Trust, Inc. rose by 2.29% in the last five trading days and 2.69% for the last 4 weeks. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. is up 14.36% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.48%.
STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (NYSE:STWD): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $20.98, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $21.1 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $20.86 and closed the trading day at $21.03, in the green by 0.57%. The total traded volume for the day was 2,566,203. The stock had closed at $20.91 in the previous days trading.
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 Companys 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.