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Prominent Runners: STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD) & Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT)

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD)

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.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE:STWD)’s Financial Overview

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE) surged 1.32% yesterday to close its trading session at $20.78. The company has 1 year Price Target of $23.81. STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. has 52-Week high of $23.04 and 52-Week Low of $19.16. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 23.04 and 52-Week Low on 19.16. The stock traded with the volume of 2.27 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $5.65 Billion.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.57/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.53/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.04 a share with a surprise factor of 7.5%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 1.32 Percent, SMA50 of -3 Percent and SMA200 of -4.12 percent. STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. has P/S value of 5.33 while its P/B value stands at 1.19. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 0.6 percent, Return on Equity of 8.5 percent and Return on Investment of 0.9 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 53.6 percent and 13.9 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 8 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Starwood Property Trust Inc have a median target of 24.00, with a high estimate of 25.00 and a low estimate of 22.50. The median estimate represents a +15.50% increase from the last price of 20.78.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. is estimated to report earnings on 02/27/2019. The upcoming earnings date is derived from an algorithm based on a company’s historical reporting dates.Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, might revise this date in the future, once the company announces the actual earnings date. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 3 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.53. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.55.

Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT)

Catalent, Inc. provides advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products. It operates through Oral Technologies, Medication Delivery Solutions, and Development & Clinical Services. The Oral Technologies segment address the full diversity of the pharmaceutical industry including small molecules, large molecule biologics and consumer health products. The Medication Delivery Solutions segment offers formulation, development, and manufacturing services for delivery of drugs and biologics administered through injection, inhalation, and ophthalmic routes. The Development and Clinical Services segment provides manufacturing, packaging, storage, and inventory management services for drugs and biologics in clinical trials. Catalent, Inc. is headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey.

Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT)’s Financial Outlook

The 12 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Catalent Inc have a median target of 45.00, with a high estimate of 50.00 and a low estimate of 33.00. The median estimate represents a +33.33% increase from the last price of 33.75.

Catalent, Inc. is estimated to report earnings on 02/04/2019. The upcoming earnings date is derived from an algorithm based on a company’s historical reporting dates.Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, might revise this date in the future, once the company announces the actual earnings date. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 5 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.32. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.41.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Catalent, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.63. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock declined -0.38% and closed its last trading session at $33.75. The company has the market capitalization of $4.93 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $47.87 and 52-Week low of $29.23. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 47.87 and 52-Week low on 29.23. The company has volume of 634732 shares. The company has a total of 145.93 Million shares outstanding.

Catalent, Inc. (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.28/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.28/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0. This shows a surprise factor of 0 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 8.24 percent. Beta for Catalent, Inc. stands at 1.61 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.16. The company has Weekly Volatility of 2.68%% and Monthly Volatility of 3.67%%.

Catalent, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 4.4%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -6.46 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -15.86%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 1.5 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 5.6 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 6.1% with Gross margin of 30.8 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 9.9% and 2.6% respectively.