Lument Finance Trust Inc. (NYSE:LFT) went down by -3.50% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $4.48. The company’s stock price has collected -9.92% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/07/22 that Lument Finance Trust, Inc. Announces Transferable Rights Offering
Is It Worth Investing in Lument Finance Trust Inc. (NYSE :LFT) Right Now?
Lument Finance Trust Inc. (NYSE:LFT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 11.62 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for LFT is at 1.25.
LFT currently public float of 22.17M and currently shorts hold a 0.26% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of LFT was 88.75K shares.
LFT’s Market Performance
LFT stocks went down by -9.92% for the week, with a monthly drop of -7.01% and a quarterly performance of -13.10%, while its annual performance rate touched 5.18%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 5.38% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.33% for Lument Finance Trust Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -11.85% for LFT stocks with a simple moving average of -15.22% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of LFT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for LFT stocks, with Piper Sandler repeating the rating for LFT by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for LFT in the upcoming period, according to Piper Sandler is $4.50 based on the research report published on December 17th of the previous year 2021.
B. Riley Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see LFT reach a price target of $4.50. The rating they have provided for LFT stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on October 15th, 2021.
LFT Trading at -12.83% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought LFT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -25.69% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.33%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.38%, as shares sank -10.99% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -17.00% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, LFT fell by -9.78%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -5.68% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $3.76. In addition, Lument Finance Trust Inc. saw -10.16% 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 LFT starting from HOULIHAN WILLIAM A, who purchase 2,000 shares at the price of $3.68 back on May 23. After this action, HOULIHAN WILLIAM A now owns 70,793 shares of Lument Finance Trust Inc., valued at $7,360 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for LFT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +67.47 for the present operating margin
- +87.85 for the gross margin
The net margin for Lument Finance Trust Inc. stands at +24.62. The total capital return value is set at 3.65, while invested capital returns managed to touch 1.33. Equity return is now at value 6.50, with 0.90 for asset returns.
Based on Lument Finance Trust Inc. (LFT), the company’s capital structure generated 442.43 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 81.56. Total debt to assets is 80.87, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 442.43. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 81.56.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 15.57, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.98. The receivables turnover for the company is 15.75 and the total asset turnover is 0.05.