Featured Stocks Update: TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD), STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD)

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD)

Credit Suisse Maintains TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD)’s stock to Neutral with the price target of $62. This rating was issued on 10/24/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $50.17 by showing a percentage change of -0.2% from its previous day closing price of $50.27.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) in which Barclays Maintains TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) to Overweight by settling a price target of $64 on 10/24/18. Citigroup Maintains the stock to Neutral on 10/24/18 by stationing a price target of $56. Morgan Stanley Maintains the company’s stock to Equal-Weight on 10/09/18 by setting a price target of $61. UBS Maintains TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) to Neutral with a price target of $58.

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) currently has a consensus Price Target of $63.34. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $73 and a Low Price Target of $56.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) where 6 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 5 analysts said it’s a Buy, 6 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 1 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.71. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) reported its Actual EPS of $0.92/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) could bring EPS of $0.88/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.04 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 4.5 Percent.

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) has a market capitalization of 28.48 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 2.11 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $63.01 on 03/13/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 11/09/17 as $47.70. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $63.43. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -2.17%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -7.97% while SMA200 is -12.45%.

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 2.6%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 9.5% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 13.4%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -1.88 percent while its Weekly performance value is -0.61%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -6.71 percent and -1.51 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:AMTD) is 0.81. The Average Volume (3 months) is 2.6 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $1.2 and an annual Dividend Yield of 2.39 Percent. AMTD has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 20.49, Forward P/E of 11.4, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 21.25 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 0. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 27.3 percent.

Company Profile:

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation has a servicing self-directed investors through its brokerage subsidiaries. Ameritrade develops and provides innovative brokerage products and services tailored to meet the varying investing and portfolio management needs of individual investors and institutional distribution partners. Through its brokerage subsidiaries, it provides a dynamic balance of investment products and services that fits the changing needs of investors. The Company’s full spectrum of services for the individual investor include a leading active trader program and long-term investor solutions, including a national branch system, as well as relationships with one of the largest networks of independent registered investment advisors.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD)

JP Morgan Initiates Coverage On STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD)’s stock to Overweight with the price target of $23. This rating was issued on 9/21/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $21.45 by showing a percentage change of -0.79% from its previous day closing price of $21.62.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) in which Credit Suisse Maintains STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) to Outperform by settling a price target of $25 on 8/21/18. Raymond James Initiates Coverage On the stock to Outperform on 3/27/18 with no specific Price Target. Bank of America Downgrades the company’s stock to Neutral on 12/15/16 with no specific Price Target. Credit Suisse Maintains STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) to Outperform with a price target of $25.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) currently has a consensus Price Target of $23.81. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $25 and a Low Price Target of $22.5.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) where 2 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 6 analysts said it’s a Buy, 1 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.5. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) reported its Actual EPS of $0.54/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) could bring EPS of $0.53/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.01 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 1.9 Percent.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) has a market capitalization of 5.73 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 2.1 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $23.04 on 08/02/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 02/09/18 as $19.47. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $23.83. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 0.12%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -1.61% while SMA200 is -0.08%.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 0.6%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 0.9% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 8.7%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 0.47 percent while its Weekly performance value is -0.92%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are 0.37 percent and 0 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) is 0.97. The Average Volume (3 months) is 2.16 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $1.92 and an annual Dividend Yield of 8.95 Percent. STWD has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 14.51, Forward P/E of 9.6, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 24.53 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 0. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 13.5 percent.

Company Profile:

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. is a newly formed company that is focused primarily on originating, investing in, financing and managing commercial mortgage loans and other commercial real estate-related debt investments. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. will be externally managed and advised by SPT Management, LLC, an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group and intends to elect to be taxed as a real estate investment trust (REIT) for U.S. federal income tax purposes.