Hunt Companies Finance Trust Inc (NYSE:HCFT) CEO James Peter Flynn bought 10,160 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 15th. The shares were bought at an average price of $3.61 per share, for a total transaction of $36,677.60. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.

James Peter Flynn also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, May 31st, James Peter Flynn bought 20,000 shares of Hunt Companies Finance Trust stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $3.38 per share, for a total transaction of $67,600.00.

NYSE:HCFT traded up $0.03 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $3.66. 55,122 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 158,333. The stock has a market cap of $76.84 million, a PE ratio of 7.63 and a beta of 1.12. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.72, a quick ratio of 53.65 and a current ratio of 53.65. Hunt Companies Finance Trust Inc has a 1-year low of $2.55 and a 1-year high of $4.70.

Hunt Companies Finance Trust (NYSE:HCFT) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.10 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $4.57 million for the quarter. Hunt Companies Finance Trust had a negative net margin of 7.49% and a positive return on equity of 8.39%. equities research analysts predict that Hunt Companies Finance Trust Inc will post 0.35 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in HCFT. Goodwin Daniel L purchased a new position in shares of Hunt Companies Finance Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $171,000. Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Hunt Companies Finance Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $349,000. XL Group Investments Ltd purchased a new position in shares of Hunt Companies Finance Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $11,359,000. Beach Point Capital Management LP purchased a new position in shares of Hunt Companies Finance Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $2,981,000. Finally, Wolverine Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Hunt Companies Finance Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $2,835,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 32.65% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities research analysts have commented on HCFT shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Hunt Companies Finance Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, June 18th. ValuEngine upgraded Hunt Companies Finance Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, August 2nd.

Hunt Companies Finance Trust Company Profile

Hunt Companies Finance Trust, Inc, a real estate specialty finance company, focuses on investing in portfolio mortgage-backed securities (MBS), mortgages, and other real estate related assets. It invests in agency and non-agency residential MBS, multi-family MBS, mortgage-servicing rights, and other mortgage-related investments.

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