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Stocks for Your Case: Matlin & Partners Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ:MPAC) & Ladder Capital Corp (NYSE:LADR)

Matlin & Partners Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ:MPAC)

Matlin & Partners Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ:MPAC)’s Financial Overview

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Ladder Capital Corp (NYSE:LADR)

Ladder Capital Corp is a commercial real estate finance company. The Company operates in three segments: Loans, Securities and Real Estate. It focused on midmarket senior secured commercial real estate first mortgage loans, investment grade-rated securities secured by first mortgage loans on commercial real estate and investing in net leased and other commercial real estate. The company also provides services of the commercial real estate industry which includes origination, credit, underwriting, structuring, capital markets and asset management. Ladder Capital Corp is headquartered in New York City.

Ladder Capital Corp (NYSE:LADR)’s Financial Outlook

The 7 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Ladder Capital Corp have a median target of 18.50, with a high estimate of 19.00 and a low estimate of 17.50. The median estimate represents a +11.45% increase from the last price of 16.60.

Ladder Capital Corp is estimated to report earnings on 02/26/2019. 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 $0.4. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.39.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Ladder Capital Corp has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.33. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock declined -0.12% and closed its last trading session at $16.6. The company has the market capitalization of $1.95 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $17.96 and 52-Week low of $13.7. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 17.51 and 52-Week low on 13.11. The company has volume of 794180 shares. The company has a total of 117.2 Million shares outstanding.

Ladder Capital Corp (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.59/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.41/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.18. This shows a surprise factor of 43.9 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 7.3 percent. Beta for Ladder Capital Corp stands at 0.99 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.37. The company has Weekly Volatility of 1.44%% and Monthly Volatility of 2.57%%.

Ladder Capital Corp has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 3.4%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 0.05 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 4.74%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.2 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 15.6 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 2.2% with Gross margin of 72 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 42.2% and 31.4% respectively.