News articles about Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Arbor Realty Trust earned a daily sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.6242154150061 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- How expensive a Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR) stock is? – Street Observer (press release) (streetobserver.com)
- Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) Short Interest Up by 11.33% – Currently Trading Up – First News 24 (firstnewspaper24.com)
- Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR) Stock Price trades 4.52% off from 200- SMA – Voice Of Analysts (analystsbuzz.com)
- Worth Watching Stocks in Focus: Arbor Realty Trust, Inc., (NYSE:ABR), American Financial Group, Inc., (NYSE:AFGE) – Stocks In The News (press release) (tradingnewsnow.com)
Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) traded down 0.24% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $8.32. The company had a trading volume of 540,000 shares. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $8.13 and its 200-day moving average price is $8.29. Arbor Realty Trust has a one year low of $6.92 and a one year high of $8.99. The firm has a market capitalization of $510.42 million, a P/E ratio of 7.62 and a beta of 0.66.
Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) last issued its earnings results on Friday, August 4th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $34.47 million for the quarter. Arbor Realty Trust had a net margin of 54.47% and a return on equity of 10.47%. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Arbor Realty Trust will post $0.88 earnings per share for the current year.
ABR has been the topic of several research analyst reports. BidaskClub downgraded Arbor Realty Trust from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Arbor Realty Trust from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $8.75 price target on shares of Arbor Realty Trust in a research report on Thursday, July 6th.
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In related news, Director Melvin F. Lazar purchased 6,785 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 30th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $8.04 per share, with a total value of $54,551.40. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 169,615 shares in the company, valued at $1,363,704.60. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director William B. Helmreich sold 28,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $8.03, for a total transaction of $224,840.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 178,735 shares in the company, valued at $1,435,242.05. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 16.50% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
About Arbor Realty Trust
Arbor Realty Trust, Inc is a real estate investment trust. The Company invests in a portfolio of structured finance assets in the multifamily and commercial real estate markets, primarily consisting of bridge and mezzanine loans, including junior participating interests in first mortgages, preferred and direct equity.
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