Northstar Realty Finance Corp (NRF) : Ardsley Advisory Partners scooped up 327,171 additional shares in Northstar Realty Finance Corp during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,065,000 shares of Northstar Realty Finance Corp which is valued at $13,940,850.Northstar Realty Finance Corp makes up approximately 2.55% of Ardsley Advisory Partners’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Ejf Capital boosted its stake in NRF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,555,000 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,625,000 shares of Northstar Realty Finance Corp which is valued at $21,271,250. Northstar Realty Finance Corp makes up approx 1.95% of Ejf Capital’s portfolio.Marshall Wace Llp boosted its stake in NRF in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 300,230 additional shares and now holds a total of 316,136 shares of Northstar Realty Finance Corp which is valued at $4,138,220. Northstar Realty Finance Corp makes up approx 0.03% of Marshall Wace Llp’s portfolio.Hightower Advisors reduced its stake in NRF by selling 5,639 shares or 12.71% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 38,742 shares of NRF which is valued at $507,133. Northstar Realty Finance Corp makes up approx 0.01% of Hightower Advisors’s portfolio.Commonwealth Equity Services Inc reduced its stake in NRF by selling 3,185 shares or 0.87% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 365,004 shares of NRF which is valued at $5,004,205. Northstar Realty Finance Corp makes up approx 0.04% of Commonwealth Equity Services Inc’s portfolio.Goodwin Daniel L reduced its stake in NRF by selling 2,000 shares or 3.45% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 56,047 shares of NRF which is valued at $751,030. Northstar Realty Finance Corp makes up approx 0.23% of Goodwin Daniel L’s portfolio.
Northstar Realty Finance Corp closed down -0.05 points or -0.37% at $13.29 with 10,48,433 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $13.35, the shares hit an intraday low of $13.21 and an intraday high of $13.43 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Northstar Realty Finance Corp reported $-0.69 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.79 based on the information available during the earnings call on Nov 9, 2015. Analyst had a consensus of $0.10. The company had revenue of $528.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $477.19 million. The company’s revenue was up 171.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.23 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Northstar Realty Finance Corp. Shares were Downgraded by FBR Capital on Jun 1, 2016 to ” Mkt Perform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 12.75 from a previous price target of $18 .
NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. is a commercial real estate company. The Company invests in multiple asset classes across commercial real estate (CRE). Its portfolio consists of healthcare hotel manufactured housing communities net lease multifamily properties and international real estate with a focus on Europe. It also invests in other opportunistic real estate investments such as indirect interests in real estate through real estate private equity funds. The Company also acquires hotel and certain healthcare properties through structures permitted by the real estate investment trust (REIT) investment diversification and empowerment. The Company’s segments include Real Estate Commercial Real Estate Debt (CRE debt) Commercial Real Estate Securities N-Star CDOs and Corporate. Its real estate equity investments that operate under the RIDEA structure generate resident and hotel guest related income from short-term residential agreements.