After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for Arbor Realty Trust Inc. (ABR) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.05, or 0.31%, to $15.96. The Arbor Realty Trust Inc. has recorded 52,102 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed Arbor Realty Trust Expands Presence in Boston, Opening Office in Historically Significant Building.
ABR belongs to the Real Estate sector of the NYSE while operating in the REIT – Mortgage industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $15.91 and fluctuated between $16.01 as its day high and $15.71 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Arbor Realty Trust Inc. is $2.95B. A total of 1.59 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 4.21M shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, ABR has seen 1 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 7,214 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 19 BUYs and 24 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 251,662 shares during that period but sold 84,709.
In the most recent transaction, Green William C bought 8,776 shares of ABR for 12.82 per share on Jun 01. After the transaction, the Director now owns 147,681 company shares. In a previous transaction on May 08, KAUFMAN IVAN bought 15,000 shares at 11.98 per share. ABR shares that COB, CEO and President owns now total 1,183,277.
Among the insiders who bought shares, KAUFMAN IVAN acquired of 10,000 shares on Mar 13 at a per-share price of $12.43. This resulted in the COB, CEO and President holding 1,168,277 shares of ABR after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Green William C bought 4,200 shares at $12.94 per share on Mar 13. Company shares held by the Director now total 138,905.
Paying dividends generates immediate cash flow for investors and indicates a positive outlook for the company. Arbor Realty Trust Inc. pays an annual dividend of $1.72, resulting in a dividend yield of 10.81%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 10.82. ABR’s most recent ex-dividend date was 8/14/2023 when it declared a $0.43 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 8/31/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 5/31/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 5/18/2023. The ABR stock dividend was $0.42 per share in cash.
While price targets are rarely accurate, they tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often taken into account by investors. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for ABR in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $17.00 with high estimates of $19.00 and low estimates of $15.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, ABR has a high of $17.74 and a low of $10.10.
As of this writing, ABR has an earnings estimate of $0.46 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 6 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.49 per share and a lower estimate of $0.39. The company reported an EPS of $0.62 in the last quarter, which was 55.00% higher than expectations of $0.4.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
An organization’s balance sheet depicts the assets and liabilities it has, as well as the amount of equity invested. Investors can measure a company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios using this information. Its Book Value Per Share was $13.15, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $2.55B.
There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for ABR is Buy with a score of 3.17.