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NYSE:KREF

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$19.19
-0.09 (-0.47%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$18.97
$19.42
50-Day Range
$18.83
$21.07
52-Week Range
$18.52
$23.42
Volume
230,476 shs
Average Volume
472,072 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.30 billion
P/E Ratio
8.97
Dividend Yield
8.92%
Beta
0.66
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About KKR Real Estate Finance Trust

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc., a mortgage real estate investment trust, focuses primarily on originating and acquiring senior loans secured by commercial real estate (CRE) assets. It engages in the origination and purchase of credit investments related to CRE, including leveraged and unleveraged commercial mortgage loans, and commercial mortgage-backed securities. The company has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust and would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. was incorporated in 2014 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Previous Symbol
NASDAQ:KREF
Fax
N/A
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$165.51 million
Cash Flow
$1.57 per share
Book Value
$24.28 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$137.18 million
Pretax Margin
54.96%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
67,051,000
Market Cap
$1.30 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/15 Dividend
3/30/2022
Dividend Payable
4/15/2022
Last Earnings
4/25/2022
Today
5/21/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/25/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

392nd out of 1,356 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

72nd out of 234 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -













KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Frequently Asked Questions

Is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock.
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Are investors shorting KKR Real Estate Finance Trust?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,140,000 shares, a drop of 19.7% from the April 15th total of 1,420,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 581,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days.
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When is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's next earnings date?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 25th 2022.
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How were KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's earnings last quarter?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (NYSE:KREF) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 25th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.44 by $0.03. KKR Real Estate Finance Trust had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.90% and a net margin of 54.74%. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.55 EPS.
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How often does KKR Real Estate Finance Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.43 per share on Friday, April 15th. This represents a $1.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 30th.
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Is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust a good dividend stock?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.92%. KREF has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust is 80.37%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, KKR Real Estate Finance Trust will have a dividend payout ratio of 91.49% in the coming year. This indicates that KKR Real Estate Finance Trust may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for KREF?

2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's share price to reach $24.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's key executives?
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Matthew A. Salem, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. W. Patrick Mattson C.F.A., CFA, COO & Pres (Age 48)
  • Mr. Vincent J. Napolitano, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 40)
  • Ms. Kendra Decious, CFO & Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jack Switala, Principal, Capital Markets & Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Joel Traut, Partner & Head of Originations
  • Ms. Julia Butler, Managing Director of Real Estate
  • Ms. Christine Patterson, Head of Asset Management
  • Mr. Turner Trapp, Principal of Real Estate
  • Mr. Robert Elson, Principal of Real Estate
What other stocks do shareholders of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust own?
When did KKR Real Estate Finance Trust IPO?

(KREF) raised $210 million in an IPO on Friday, May 5th 2017. The company issued 10,000,000 shares at a price of $20.50-$21.50 per share. Wells Fargo Securities, Morgan Stanley and KKR served as the underwriters for the IPO and Barclays, Goldman, Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (A Stifel Company) were co-managers.

What is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock symbol?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KREF."

Who are KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's major shareholders?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.63%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.51%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (3.30%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (2.55%), State Street Corp (2.18%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (1.89%). Company insiders that own KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock include Christen EJ Lee, Kkr Group Partnership LP, Reft Holdings LP Kkr and Value Spn-Kref Holdin Tactical.
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Which major investors are selling KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

KREF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, Principal Financial Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Citigroup Inc., BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have sold KKR Real Estate Finance Trust company stock in the last year include Christen EJ Lee, and Reft Holdings LP Kkr.
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Which major investors are buying KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

KREF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stephens Inc. AR, Vanguard Group Inc., Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Graham Capital Management L.P., State Street Corp, Roble Belko & Company Inc, and Pinz Capital Management LP.
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How do I buy shares of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust?

Shares of KREF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock price today?

One share of KREF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.19.

How much money does KKR Real Estate Finance Trust make?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust has a market capitalization of $1.30 billion and generates $165.51 million in revenue each year. The company earns $137.18 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.139990 on an earnings per share basis.

What is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's official website?

The official website for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust is www.kkrreit.com.

How can I contact KKR Real Estate Finance Trust?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's mailing address is 9 WEST 57TH STREET SUITE 4200, NEW YORK NY, 10019. The company can be reached via phone at (212) 750-8300 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 5/21/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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