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NYSE:KREFKKR Real Estate Finance Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

$15.40
+0.60 (+4.05 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.77
Now: $15.40
$15.49
50-Day Range
$12.83
MA: $15.00
$16.61
52-Week Range
$6.84
Now: $15.40
$22.03
Volume360,579 shs
Average Volume611,769 shs
Market Capitalization$854.39 million
P/E Ratio29.06
Dividend Yield11.17%
Beta0.62
KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc., a real estate finance company, focuses primarily on originating and acquiring senior loans secured by commercial real estate assets. The company engages in the origination and purchase of credit investments related to commercial real estate, including leveraged and unleveraged commercial mortgage loans, and commercial mortgage-backed securities. It 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. The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.13 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:KREF
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-750-8300

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$115.47 million
Cash Flow$1.62 per share
Book Value$19.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income$89.96 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$854.39 million
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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

How has KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock was trading at $18.22 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KREF stock has decreased by 15.5% and is now trading at $15.40. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

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 Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

How were KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's earnings last quarter?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc (NYSE:KREF) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.04. The company earned $32 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $30.76 million. KKR Real Estate Finance Trust had a net margin of 16.08% and a return on equity of 8.83%. View KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's earnings history.

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 Monday, March 16th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.43 per share on Wednesday, April 15th. This represents a $1.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 11.17%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 30th. View KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for KREF?

4 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $20.50. On average, they anticipate KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's stock price to reach $17.63 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Has KKR Real Estate Finance Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about KREF stock have been trending very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KKR Real Estate Finance Trust earned a media sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutKKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Are investors shorting KKR Real Estate Finance Trust?

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,670,000 shares, an increase of 22.7% from the April 30th total of 2,990,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 779,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.7 days. Currently, 12.7% of the company's stock are sold short. View KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of KKR Real Estate Finance Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other KKR Real Estate Finance Trust investors own include New Residential Investment (NRZ), AGNC Investment (AGNC), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Kinder Morgan (KMI), Ares Capital (ARCC), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Starwood Property Trust (STWD), Invesco Mortgage Capital (IVR) and KKR & Co Inc (KKR).

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

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Christen E. J. Lee, Co-CEO & Co-Pres (Age 40)
  • Mr. Matthew A. Salem, Co-Pres & Co-CEO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Mostafa Nagaty, CFO & Treasurer (Age 40)
  • Mr. W. Patrick Mattson C.F.A., CFA, COO & Sec. (Age 45)
  • Ms. Sasha Hamilton, Investor Relations Principal

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 $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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.26%), Invesco Ltd. (3.37%), State Street Corp (1.88%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.27%), WINTON GROUP Ltd (0.69%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.52%). Company insiders that own KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock include Christen EJ Lee and Value Spn-Kref Holdin Tactical. View institutional ownership trends for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Which institutional investors are selling KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

KREF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, UBS Group AG, Bessemer Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Jane Street Group LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

Which institutional investors are buying KKR Real Estate Finance Trust stock?

KREF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., State Street Corp, Invesco Ltd., Federated Hermes Inc., Matarin Capital Management LLC, 6 Meridian, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, and WINTON GROUP Ltd. View insider buying and selling activity for KKR Real Estate Finance Trust.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

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

One share of KREF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.40.

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

KKR Real Estate Finance Trust has a market capitalization of $854.39 million and generates $115.47 million in revenue each year. The company earns $89.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.67 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 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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