Equities research analysts expect Ladder Capital Corp (NYSE:LADR) to report $71.78 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for Ladder Capital’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $63.14 million and the highest estimate coming in at $80.42 million. Ladder Capital posted sales of $117.73 million during the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year over year growth rate of 39%. The business is expected to report its next earnings report on Thursday, February 22nd.

On average, analysts expect that Ladder Capital will report full-year sales of $71.78 million for the current fiscal year, with estimates ranging from $241.05 million to $258.33 million. For the next year, analysts forecast that the firm will report sales of $297.01 million per share, with estimates ranging from $289.23 million to $304.79 million. Zacks’ sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of research analysts that cover Ladder Capital.

Ladder Capital (NYSE:LADR) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.01. Ladder Capital had a net margin of 27.38% and a return on equity of 9.78%. The company had revenue of $69.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $59.05 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.40 earnings per share.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on LADR. ValuEngine lowered shares of Ladder Capital from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Ladder Capital from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Ladder Capital in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Bank of America raised shares of Ladder Capital from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 16th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Ladder Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, October 21st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. Ladder Capital currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $16.50.

Shares of Ladder Capital (NYSE LADR) traded down $0.20 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $14.29. 1,934,561 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,440,000. Ladder Capital has a one year low of $12.82 and a one year high of $15.23. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,580.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.43, a PEG ratio of 2.06 and a beta of 1.04. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.86, a current ratio of 77.86 and a quick ratio of 77.86.

Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc bought a new stake in Ladder Capital in the third quarter worth $153,000. Principal Financial Group Inc. bought a new stake in Ladder Capital in the second quarter worth $156,000. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its stake in Ladder Capital by 61.4% in the third quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 12,077 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $166,000 after purchasing an additional 4,593 shares during the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc lifted its stake in Ladder Capital by 69.9% in the second quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 17,465 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $235,000 after purchasing an additional 7,187 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Unison Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Ladder Capital in the fourth quarter worth $257,000. 46.24% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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About Ladder Capital

Ladder Capital Corp is a commercial real estate finance company. The Company’s segments include loans, securities, real estate and corporate/other. The loans segment includes mortgage loan receivables held for investment (balance sheet loans) and mortgage loan receivables held for sale (conduit loans).

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