Barry Investment Advisors LLC decreased its holdings in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) by 0.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 572,097 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 4,107 shares during the quarter. Starwood Property Trust makes up about 5.0% of Barry Investment Advisors LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 5th largest position. Barry Investment Advisors LLC owned approximately 0.20% of Starwood Property Trust worth $13,856,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Northern Oak Wealth Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of Starwood Property Trust by 2.8% in the 3rd quarter. Northern Oak Wealth Management Inc. now owns 16,593 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $402,000 after buying an additional 459 shares during the period. Private Capital Group LLC increased its stake in shares of Starwood Property Trust by 14.9% in the 2nd quarter. Private Capital Group LLC now owns 3,685 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $82,000 after buying an additional 479 shares during the period. Essex Financial Services Inc. increased its stake in shares of Starwood Property Trust by 4.2% in the 2nd quarter. Essex Financial Services Inc. now owns 12,500 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $284,000 after buying an additional 500 shares during the period. Canal Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Starwood Property Trust by 4.7% in the 3rd quarter. Canal Capital Management LLC now owns 12,822 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $311,000 after buying an additional 578 shares during the period. Finally, Mirador Capital Partners LP increased its stake in shares of Starwood Property Trust by 5.0% in the 2nd quarter. Mirador Capital Partners LP now owns 12,794 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $291,000 after buying an additional 607 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 62.80% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Starwood Property Trust stock opened at $24.26 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.61, a current ratio of 2.61 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.29. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. has a 12 month low of $19.16 and a 12 month high of $24.96. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $24.37 and a 200 day simple moving average of $23.42. The stock has a market cap of $6.82 billion, a PE ratio of 11.50 and a beta of 0.57.

Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November 8th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.02. Starwood Property Trust had a return on equity of 10.51% and a net margin of 31.15%. The business had revenue of $288.33 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $327.04 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.53 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Starwood Property Trust, Inc. will post 1.75 EPS for the current fiscal year.

STWD has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Raymond James lifted their price objective on Starwood Property Trust from $24.00 to $27.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 14th. Zacks Investment Research cut Starwood Property Trust from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday.

In other Starwood Property Trust news, President Jeffrey F. Dimodica sold 30,000 shares of Starwood Property Trust stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.74, for a total transaction of $712,200.00. Following the transaction, the president now directly owns 305,765 shares in the company, valued at $7,258,861.10. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, CFO Rina Paniry sold 13,000 shares of Starwood Property Trust stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.01, for a total value of $312,130.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 199,927 shares in the company, valued at $4,800,247.27. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 3.10% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Starwood Property Trust Profile

Starwood Property Trust, Inc operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States and Europe. It operates through three segments: Real Estate Lending, Real Estate Property, and Real Estate Investing and Servicing. The Real Estate Lending segment originates, acquires, finances, and manages commercial first mortgages, subordinated mortgages, mezzanine loans, preferred equity, commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS), residential mortgage-backed securities, residential mortgage loans, and other real estate and real estate-related debt investments.

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