Brokers Opinions on: Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Incorporated (NYSE:ARI)

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Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (NYSE:ARI) belonging to the Finance sector which declined -0.57% and closed its last trading session at $15.58.

The company is expected to report its next EPS on Oct 27 AMC. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $16.79.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 3. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 3 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 3 and 3 respectively.

Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. on 9/30/2016 reported its EPS as $0.22 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.28. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.06. This shows a surprise factor of -21.4%.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. as $7.6 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 5 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 11.84 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 7.68 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 5.62 Million.

The Company got Downgrade by Wells Fargo on 11-Apr-16 from Market Perform to Underperform.

Insider Trades for Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 30 Aug 2016 where Biderman (Mark C), the Director completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 13689 shares were traded at a price of $0.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 66875 shares were traded.

7 analysts projected Price Targets for Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $17. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $16 and the Mean Price Target is $16.79.

Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (NYSE:ARI) has the market capitalization of $1.05 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $18.25 on Dec 23, 2015 and touched its 52-Week Low of $13.8 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 2.2 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 4.4% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 4.6 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -9.58 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.72 and ATR value of 0.26. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.54% and 1.52%.

Company profile:

Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. is focused on investing in, acquiring and managing senior performing commercial real estate mortgage loans, commercial mortgage-backed securities, commercial real estate corporate debt and loans, and other real estate debt investments. The Company is a commercial real estate finance company that is managed and advised by ACREFI Management, LLC, a indirect subsidiary of Apollo Global Management, LLC.