KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:KREF)

$19.63 +0.18 (+0.93 %)
(As of 02/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.45
Today's Range$19.45 - $19.77
52-Week Range$18.09 - $23.99
Volume82,533 shs
Average Volume85,109 shs
Market Capitalization$1.05 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.57%
BetaN/A

About KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF)

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust logoKKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc is a real estate finance company that focuses primarily on originating and acquiring senior mortgage loans secured by commercial real estate assets (CRE). KKR manages investments across multiple asset classes, including private equity, real estate, energy, infrastructure, credit and hedge funds. The Company’s investment strategy is to originate or acquire senior mortgage loans collateralized by institutional-quality CRE assets. Its target assets also include mezzanine loans, preferred equity and other debt-oriented instruments. The Company’s investment objective is capital preservation and generating attractive risk-adjusted returns for its stockholders over the long term, primarily through dividends.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mortgage REITs
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:KREF
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-750-8300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71%
Current Ratio1,736.11%
Quick Ratio1,736.11%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio15.34
P/E Growth2.36

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$41.19 million
Price / Sales25.59
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net Income$31.15 million
Net Margins77.41%
Return on Equity6.08%
Return on Assets0.75%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares53,690,000

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

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."

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.37 per share on Friday, January 12th. This represents a $1.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. View KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's Dividend History.

When will KKR Real Estate Finance Trust make its next earnings announcement?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 28th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Where is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock going? Where will KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock price be in 2018?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock price to reach $22.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Who are some of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's key competitors?

Who are KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's key executives?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ralph F. Rosenberg, Chairman of the Board (Age 52)
  • Christen E.J. Lee, Co-President, Co-Chief Executive Officer (Age 38)
  • Matthew A. Salem, Co-President, Co-Chief Executive Officer (Age 43)
  • William B. Miller, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 36)
  • W. Patrick Mattson, Chief Operating Officer, Secretary (Age 43)
  • Terrance R. Ahern, Director Nominee (Age 61)
  • R. Craig Blanchard, Director Nominee (Age 43)
  • Todd A. Fisher, Director (Age 51)
  • Jonathan A. Langer, Director Nominee (Age 47)
  • Deborah H. McAneny, Director Nominee (Age 58)

When did KKR Real Estate Finance Trust IPO?

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

Who owns KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (1.30%), Vatera Holdings LLC (0.43%), Ares Management LLC (0.36%), Deutsche Bank AG (0.12%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.12%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.08%). Company insiders that own KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock include Christen EJ Lee and Deborah H Mcaneny. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Who sold KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock? Who is selling KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citadel Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Ares Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Who bought KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock? Who is buying KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vatera Holdings LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Wolverine Asset Management LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Swiss National Bank, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock in the last two years include Christen EJ Lee and Deborah H Mcaneny. View Insider Buying and Selling for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

How do I buy KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

Shares of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock price today?

One share of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.63.

How big of a company is KKR Real Estate Finance Trust?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust has a market capitalization of $1.05 billion and generates $41.19 million in revenue each year.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  71 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  161
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KKR Real Estate Finance Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.002.252.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $22.50$22.50$22.50$22.75
Price Target Upside: 20.26% upside14.85% upside12.95% upside8.38% upside

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF)

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/6/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$23.00MediumView Rating Details
1/19/2018BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweightMediumView Rating Details
11/10/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$22.00N/AView Rating Details
5/30/2017Wells Fargo & CoInitiated CoverageMarket PerformHighView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2016 forward)

Earnings

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF)

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE KREF) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/28/2018$0.34N/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2017Q3 2017$0.28$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2017Q2 2017$0.29$0.28$17.87 million$17.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/14/2017Q1 2017$0.32$0.33$13.01 million$12.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.28 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.66 EPS

Dividends

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:1/12/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.48
Dividend Yield:7.54%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:115.63% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
89.16% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF)

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/14/2017Quarterly$0.377.12%12/28/201712/29/20171/12/2018
9/14/2017quarterly$0.376.95%9/28/20179/30/201710/12/2017
6/16/2017Annual$0.256/28/20176/30/20177/14/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE KREF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.69%
Insider Trades by Quarter for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE:KREF)

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE KREF) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/14/2017Christen E.J. LeeCEOBuy12,000$19.99$239,880.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2017Christen E.J. LeeCEOBuy251$21.37$5,363.87View SEC Filing  
8/15/2017Christen E.J. LeeCEOBuy17,100$19.95$341,145.0036,957View SEC Filing  
5/10/2017Deborah H McanenyDirectorBuy7,500$20.50$153,750.009,939View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (NYSE KREF) News Headlines

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Five Oaks Investment (OAKS) and KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Head to Head ReviewFive Oaks Investment (OAKS) and KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 11:18 AM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on WednesdayKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 3:52 AM
Blackstone Mortgage Trust (BXMT) and KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Head to Head ContrastBlackstone Mortgage Trust (BXMT) and KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 7:14 AM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesKKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 13 at 11:14 AM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 8 at 1:56 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Rating Lowered to Underweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co.KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Rating Lowered to Underweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 12:17 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Great Ajax (AJX) Financial ContrastKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Great Ajax (AJX) Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 1 at 11:16 AM
Contrasting Annaly Capital Management (NLY) & KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF)Contrasting Annaly Capital Management (NLY) & KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 31 at 1:20 PM
Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (EARN) & KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Critical SurveyEllington Residential Mortgage REIT (EARN) & KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 25 at 5:14 AM
Critical Analysis: Chimera Investment (CIM) and KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF)Critical Analysis: Chimera Investment (CIM) and KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 21 at 3:25 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Research Coverage Started at BarclaysKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Research Coverage Started at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 20 at 10:26 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesKKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 19 at 10:32 AM
Zacks: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Given $21.00 Consensus Target Price by AnalystsZacks: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Given $21.00 Consensus Target Price by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 9 at 1:10 AM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Great Ajax (AJX) Financial ReviewKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Great Ajax (AJX) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 5 at 2:04 AM
Financial Analysis: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) vs. Chimera Investment (CIM)Financial Analysis: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) vs. Chimera Investment (CIM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 2 at 7:30 AM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Upgraded to Buy by ValuEngineKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) Upgraded to Buy by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 29 at 5:48 PM
Critical Comparison: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) & The CompetitionCritical Comparison: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 28 at 3:21 AM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) vs. Granite Point Mortgage Trust (GPMT) Head to Head AnalysisKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) vs. Granite Point Mortgage Trust (GPMT) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 27 at 11:34 AM
Critical Contrast: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) vs. The CompetitionCritical Contrast: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) vs. The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 27 at 9:58 AM
Contrasting KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and The CompetitionContrasting KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 27 at 9:56 AM
Comparing KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) & Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC)Comparing KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) & Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 24 at 7:18 PM
 KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 23 at 11:58 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KREF-US : December 20, 2017KKR Real Estate Finance Trust, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KREF-US : December 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 9:02 AM
Zacks: Analysts Set $21.00 Price Target for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF)Zacks: Analysts Set $21.00 Price Target for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 9:56 AM
Head-To-Head Comparison: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) versus Its CompetitorsHead-To-Head Comparison: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) versus Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 1:26 AM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) & Its Peers Critical AnalysisKKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) & Its Peers Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 16 at 5:16 AM
Reviewing KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Its CompetitorsReviewing KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 11:16 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.37KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 8:06 AM
Financial Comparison: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Its PeersFinancial Comparison: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust (KREF) and Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 5:28 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KREF-US : December 5, 2017KKR Real Estate Finance Trust, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KREF-US : December 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 9:39 AM
Zacks: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsZacks: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (KREF) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 3:14 PM
 KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 1:38 PM
Zacks: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsZacks: KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 11:50 PM
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) CEO Christen E.J. Lee Purchases 12,000 SharesKKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) CEO Christen E.J. Lee Purchases 12,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 8:44 PM

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