FBR Capital Believes CLNY Won’t Stop Here

By Carrie Williams

FBR Capital analyst Jessica Levi-Ribner reiterated a Buy rating on Colony Capital (NYSE: CLNY) yesterday. The company’s shares opened today at $20.18, close to its 52-week high of $20.92.

According to TipRanks.com, Levi-Ribner is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 9.2% and a 86.3% success rate. Levi-Ribner covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Arlington Asset Investment, NorthStar Asset Management, and New York Mortgage Trust.

Colony Capital has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy.

Colony Capital’s market cap is currently $2.29B and has a P/E ratio of 26.02. The company has a book value ratio of 0.8087.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 28 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Most recently, in January 2015, Richard Saltzman, the CEO, President and Director of CLNY sold 12,330 shares for a total of $299,126.

Colony Capital, Inc. is a real estate investment trust, which manages a portfolio of real estate-related debt instruments. It operates through the following segments: Real Estate Equity, Real Estate Debt, and Investment Management. The Real Estate Equity segment provides light industrial real estate assets and operating platform; single-family residential rentals through equity method investment in Colony Starwood Homes; and other real estate equity investments. The Real Estate Debt segment offers loan originations and acquisitions. The Investment Management segment includes investment management of company-sponsored funds and other investment vehicles. The company was founded on June 23, 2009 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.