Great West Life Assurance Co. Can increased its stake in shares of Colony Starwood Homes (NYSE:SFR) by 9.2% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 77,474 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 6,538 shares during the quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can owned 0.06% of Colony Starwood Homes worth $2,780,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in SFR. Bank of Montreal Can bought a new stake in Colony Starwood Homes during the second quarter worth $497,000. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its holdings in Colony Starwood Homes by 40.2% during the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,111,128 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $38,123,000 after buying an additional 318,597 shares in the last quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. grew its holdings in Colony Starwood Homes by 21.9% during the second quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 18,370 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $630,000 after buying an additional 3,296 shares in the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP grew its holdings in Colony Starwood Homes by 117.9% during the second quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 65,642 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $2,252,000 after buying an additional 35,513 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Teacher Retirement System of Texas grew its holdings in Colony Starwood Homes by 5.4% during the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 8,012 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $275,000 after buying an additional 414 shares in the last quarter.

Colony Starwood Homes (NYSE:SFR) traded down $0.80 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $37.13. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 18,736,900 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,432,933. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.17, a quick ratio of 2.62 and a current ratio of 2.18. Colony Starwood Homes has a twelve month low of $28.10 and a twelve month high of $38.58. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,770.00, a PE ratio of 20.50, a P/E/G ratio of 4.04 and a beta of 0.77.

Colony Starwood Homes (NYSE:SFR) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The financial services provider reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.46 by ($0.01). Colony Starwood Homes had a negative return on equity of 1.07% and a negative net margin of 7.41%. The business had revenue of $169.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $163.69 million. Colony Starwood Homes’s quarterly revenue was up 16.2% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts forecast that Colony Starwood Homes will post 1.83 earnings per share for the current year.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on SFR. ValuEngine downgraded Colony Starwood Homes from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, October 2nd. Zacks Investment Research raised Colony Starwood Homes from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 16th. Finally, B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $39.00 price objective on shares of Colony Starwood Homes in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Colony Starwood Homes presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $37.73.

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About Colony Starwood Homes

Starwood Waypoint Homes, formerly Colony Starwood Homes, is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company was formed primarily to acquire, renovate, lease and manage residential assets in select markets across the United States. It is focused on acquiring single-family rental (SFR) homes through a variety of channels, renovating these homes to the extent necessary and leasing them to qualified residents.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Colony Starwood Homes (NYSE:SFR)

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