Headlines about Starwood Waypoint Homes (NYSE:SFR) have trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Starwood Waypoint Homes earned a news impact score of 0.31 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.9122420829121 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near future.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Starwood Waypoint Homes from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $40.00 price target for the company in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. ValuEngine upgraded Starwood Waypoint Homes from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. Finally, B. Riley set a $39.00 price target on Starwood Waypoint Homes and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $37.73.

Shares of Starwood Waypoint Homes (NYSE SFR) traded down $0.80 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $37.13. The stock had a trading volume of 18,736,900 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,432,933. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,770.00, a PE ratio of 20.50, a PEG ratio of 4.04 and a beta of 0.77. Starwood Waypoint Homes has a one year low of $28.10 and a one year high of $38.58. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.17, a quick ratio of 2.62 and a current ratio of 2.18.

Starwood Waypoint Homes (NYSE:SFR) last announced its quarterly earnings results 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). The company had revenue of $169.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $163.69 million. Starwood Waypoint Homes had a negative net margin of 7.41% and a negative return on equity of 1.07%. The company’s revenue was up 16.2% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts predict that Starwood Waypoint Homes will post 1.83 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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About Starwood Waypoint 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.

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