STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (NYSE:STWD) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (NYSE:STWD), hence the stock is down -2.67% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.84% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.44% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -1.1% in the past 4 weeks.
The company shares have dropped -6.11% from its 1 Year high price. On Aug 17, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $22.74 and the one year low was seen on Feb 11, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $20.61 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $19.39.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.07% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.13%.
STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST (NYSE:STWD): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $20.49, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $20.77 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $20.465 and closed the trading day at $20.75, in the green by 1.77%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,507,674. The stock had closed at $20.39 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity,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.