Starwood Property Trust, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States and Europe. More Details
Established dividend payer with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has Starwood Property Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: STWD is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: STWD's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Mortgage REITs
1 Year Return
US Mortgage REITs
Return vs Industry: STWD exceeded the US Mortgage REITs industry which returned 69.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: STWD exceeded the US Market which returned 52.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Starwood Property Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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4 months ago | Simply Wall StStarwood Property Trust's (NYSE:STWD) Stock Price Has Reduced 22% In The Past Year
5 months ago | Simply Wall StThis Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD)
Is Starwood Property Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: STWD ($25.09) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($19.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: STWD is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: STWD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14.1x) compared to the US Mortgage REITs industry average (11.4x).
PE vs Market: STWD is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.1x) compared to the US market (20.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: STWD is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: STWD is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Mortgage REITs industry average (1x).
How is Starwood Property Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: STWD's forecast earnings growth (2.8% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: STWD's earnings (2.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: STWD's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: STWD's revenue (25.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: STWD's revenue (25.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: STWD's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.1%).
How has Starwood Property Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: STWD has a large one-off gain of $163.1M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: STWD's current net profit margins (70.8%) are higher than last year (57%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: STWD's earnings have grown by 2.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: STWD's earnings growth over the past year (37%) exceeds its 5-year average (2.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: STWD earnings growth over the past year (37%) exceeded the Mortgage REITs industry 27.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: STWD's Return on Equity (11.4%) is considered low.
How is Starwood Property Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: STWD's short term assets ($13.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($351.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: STWD's short term assets ($13.8B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($74.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: STWD's debt to equity ratio (279.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: STWD's debt to equity ratio has increased from 144.6% to 279.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: STWD's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.3%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if STWD's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Starwood Property Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: STWD's dividend (7.65%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).
High Dividend: STWD's dividend (7.65%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.42%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: STWD's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: STWD's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (108%), STWD's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: STWD's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (88.3% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Barry Sternlicht (59 yo)
Mr. Barry Stuart Sternlicht is the Chairman of Jaws Spitfire Acquisition Corporation since December 2020. He serves as Chief Executive Officer of Jaws Estates Capital LLC. He serves as Chairman and Chief E...
Experienced Management: STWD's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: STWD's board of directors are considered experienced (9.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Starwood Property Trust, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Starwood Property Trust, Inc.
- Ticker: STWD
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2009
- Industry: Mortgage REITs
- Sector: Diversified Financials
- Market Cap: US$7.247b
- Shares outstanding: 285.78m
- Website: https://www.starwoodpropertytrust.com
Number of Employees
- Starwood Property Trust, Inc.
- 591 West Putnam Avenue
- United States
Starwood Property Trust, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States and Europe. It operates through four segments: Commercial and Residential Lending, Infrastructure Lendin...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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