STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (STWD) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $19.88 million in the Mondays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $7.44 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 2.67 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $12.44 million. The block trades were dominated by the bulls with a healthy 11.1, uptick to downtick ratio. Only $1.27 million worth of trades exchanged hands on downticks showing the reluctance of the large traders to part with their holdings. Upticks saw transactions worth $14.05 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $12.78 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (STWD) fell $0.29 during the day at $22.25, a drop of -1.29% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is -0.63%, compared to the previous week.
Starwood Property Trust, Inc. has dropped 0.27% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 5.4% in the last 4 weeks. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. is up 11.41% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 13.72%.
STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (NYSE:STWD): The stock opened at $22.41 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $22.51 for the day. The stock traded down to $22.23 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $22.25 with a loss of -1.29% for the day. The stock had closed at $22.54 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,537,390 shares.
In a related news,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.
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.