Media headlines about NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH (NASDAQ:NYMT) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH earned a news impact score of 0.00 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.5341117473547 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of NASDAQ:NYMT traded down $0.02 on Friday, reaching $6.29. 917,445 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,225,757. NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH has a 52 week low of $5.35 and a 52 week high of $6.54. The stock has a market capitalization of $881.64 million, a P/E ratio of 7.73 and a beta of 1.13. The company has a current ratio of 86.93, a quick ratio of 86.93 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 14.47.

NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH (NASDAQ:NYMT) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.05. NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH had a net margin of 24.78% and a return on equity of 17.07%. The company had revenue of $17.50 million during the quarter. research analysts predict that NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH will post 0.24 EPS for the current year.

Several equities analysts recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 9th. ValuEngine upgraded NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 5th. BidaskClub raised NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 31st. Finally, Maxim Group reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $6.75 target price (up previously from $6.25) on shares of NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH in a research note on Friday, August 3rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $6.35.

NY Mtg Tr Inc/SH Company Profile

New York Mortgage Trust, Inc, a real estate investment trust (REIT), acquires, invests in, finances, and manages mortgage-related and residential housing-related, and financial assets in the United States. The company's investment portfolio includes residential mortgage loans, including second mortgages and loans sourced from distressed markets; non-agency residential mortgage-backed securities; multi-family commercial mortgage-backed securities; and preferred equities.

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