Trader-Turned-Informant Takes Big Stake In Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD)

    Paniry Rina, Chief Financial Officer, subtracted 13,000 shares of Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) from its portfolio at the rate of $24.01 per share valuing $312,130 on Sep 09. The insider left behind 199,927 shares of the company to its portfolio. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $24.66, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $24.72. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $24.48 and a 2nd Support Level at $24.36. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) was $24.60. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) stock has gained $0.08, or 0.33%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.38, or 1.57%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $1.44, or 6.22%. This year-to-date, Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) shares have gained $4.89, or 24.81%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) stock, 100% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

    With 281,484 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $6,904,803K. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) generates $1,109 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $385,830 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 13.94%, a 3-Year Total Return of 11.30%, and a 5-year Total Return of 6.51%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 5.49%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.480 per share on 09/27/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 7.83%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.92.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 06/19, Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) reported earnings of $0.50 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.50 per share. In the previous quarter ending in 03/19, the reported earnings of $0.27 represented a -0.24 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.51 per share, which was a -47.06% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.50 per share. This estimate came from a total of 3 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.52 and the low estimate was $0.49. In the year-ago quarter, Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD) generated per-share earnings of $0.51. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -1.96%.

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 7 purchases (391,120 shares in total) and 3 sale (73,000 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 9 insider buys amounting to 607,682 shares and 4 insider sales amounting to 86,268 shares. In the past full year, 17 insider purchases were made (involving 1,397,746 shares) and 7 insider sell-offs equivalent to 222,521 shares.

    Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 233.67, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 70.03, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 15.76. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 1.39 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 203.91.