Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc (NYSE:NSM) – Analysts at Wedbush issued their Q1 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Nationstar Mortgage in a research report issued on Tuesday. Wedbush analyst H. Coffey expects that the financial services provider will earn $0.42 per share for the quarter. Wedbush also issued estimates for Nationstar Mortgage’s Q2 2018 earnings at $0.58 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.65 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.75 EPS and Q1 2019 earnings at $0.47 EPS.

A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on NSM. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 price objective on shares of Nationstar Mortgage in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. Zacks Investment Research cut Nationstar Mortgage from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $18.00 price target on shares of Nationstar Mortgage in a report on Thursday, January 11th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Nationstar Mortgage from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $18.28.

Shares of Nationstar Mortgage (NSM) opened at $17.01 on Thursday. Nationstar Mortgage has a 1 year low of $14.67 and a 1 year high of $20.71. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.26, a quick ratio of 0.46 and a current ratio of 0.46. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,625.21, a P/E ratio of 10.87 and a beta of 1.22.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Nationstar Mortgage by 16.5% in the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 3,063,878 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $54,813,000 after buying an additional 434,111 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Nationstar Mortgage by 12.7% in the 4th quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,332,392 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $43,149,000 after buying an additional 263,735 shares during the period. Rubric Capital Management LP lifted its holdings in shares of Nationstar Mortgage by 14.8% in the 3rd quarter. Rubric Capital Management LP now owns 923,774 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $17,154,000 after buying an additional 119,137 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lifted its holdings in shares of Nationstar Mortgage by 44.4% in the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 895,132 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $16,622,000 after buying an additional 275,248 shares during the period. Finally, FMR LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Nationstar Mortgage by 73.5% in the 2nd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 683,532 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $12,228,000 after buying an additional 289,637 shares during the period. 98.76% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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About Nationstar Mortgage

Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc provides servicing, origination and transaction based services principally to single-family residences throughout the United States. The Company operates through three segments: Servicing, Originations and Xome. The Company provides residential loan services in the United States.

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