Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (NYSE:BXMT) went up by 1.37% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $40.62. The company’s stock price has collected -1.54% of loss in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (NYSE :BXMT) Right Now?
Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (NYSE:BXMT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 27.06 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for BXMT is at 1.20. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 3 analysts out of 9 who provided ratings for Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 6 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $27.00, which is $3.49 above the current price. BXMT currently public float of 144.55M and currently shorts hold a 3.80% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of BXMT was 1.16M shares.
BXMT’s Market Performance
BXMT stocks went down by -1.54% for the week, with a monthly drop of -2.15% and a quarterly performance of -5.51%, while its annual performance rate touched -34.59%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.30% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.84% for Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.68% for BXMT stocks with a simple moving average of -15.73% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of BXMT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for BXMT stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for BXMT by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for BXMT in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $39 based on the research report published on January 29th of the current year 2020.
Credit Suisse, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see BXMT reach a price target of $37.50. The rating they have provided for BXMT stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on January 8th, 2020.
Compass Point gave a rating of “Neutral” to BXMT, setting the target price at $37.50 in the report published on December 2nd of the previous year.
BXMT Trading at 0.29% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought BXMT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -41.70% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.84%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.30%, as shares sank -1.66% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +7.39% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, BXMT fell by -1.54%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -35.35% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $23.82. In addition, Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. saw -36.38% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at BXMT starting from Ruffing Thomas C, who sold 134 shares at the price of $24.05 back on Sep 08. After this action, Ruffing Thomas C now owns 29,256 shares of Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc., valued at $3,223 using the latest closing price.
Marone Anthony F. JR, the Chief Financial Officer of Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc., sold 384 shares at $24.11 during a trade that took place back on Sep 08, which means that Marone Anthony F. JR is holding 32,738 shares at $9,258 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for BXMT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +34.76 for the present operating margin
- +91.12 for the gross margin
The net margin for Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. stands at +34.61. The total capital return value is set at 2.00, while invested capital returns managed to touch 2.02. Equity return is now at value 3.10, with 0.70 for asset returns.
Based on Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (BXMT), the company’s capital structure generated 334.64 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 76.99. Total debt to assets is 76.07, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 1.67. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 330.65.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 19.60, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.73. The receivables turnover for the company is 0.06 and the total asset turnover is 0.06.