Monetta Financial Services Raised Twitter (TWTR) Position by $1.94 Million; Scott & Selber Has Upped Its Starwood Property Trust (STWD) Holding by $1.89 Million as Share Value Rose

September 14, 2018 - By Glen Chin

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Scott & Selber Inc increased its stake in Starwood Property Trust Inc (STWD) by 87.4% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Scott & Selber Inc bought 89,951 shares as the company’s stock rose 0.63% with the market. The institutional investor held 192,871 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $4.19 million, up from 102,920 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Scott & Selber Inc who had been investing in Starwood Property Trust Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.97 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $22.35. About 631,219 shares traded. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) has risen 1.14% since September 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.48% the S&P500. Some Historical STWD News: 04/05/2018 – Starwood Property Trust 1Q Net $99.9M; 03/05/2018 – STARWOOD CAPITAL – TERMS OF TRANSACTION, WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED IN JUNE 2018, WERE NOT DISCLOSED; 03/05/2018 – Vonovia offers $1.1 bln for Sweden’s Victoria Park, trumping Starwood; 01/04/2018 – SOF-11 STARLIGHT 11 INVESTCO AB: STARWOOD CAPITAL GROUP; 09/04/2018 – Starwood Property at Non-Deal Roadshow Hosted By KBW Today; 09/03/2018 Starwood Woos Israeli Investors With Debt on Aging U.S. Malls; 22/03/2018 – CA IMMOBILIEN ANLAGEN AG CAIV.Vl SAYS BOARD WILL CAREFULLY EXAMEN STARWOOD’S OFFER; 18/04/2018 – STARWOOD CAPITAL GROUP SAYS IMMOFINANZ OFFER PRICE OF 2.10/SHARE; 01/05/2018 – STARWOOD MULTIFAMILY PORTFOLIO MAY FETCH MORE THAN $1 BILLION; 13/03/2018 – MEDIA-Funds Starwood, Blackstone mull buying NH Hotels stake from HNA – El Confidencial

Monetta Financial Services Inc increased its stake in Twitter Inc (TWTR) by 64.29% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Monetta Financial Services Inc bought 45,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 32.49% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 115,000 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $5.02M, up from 70,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Monetta Financial Services Inc who had been investing in Twitter Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $22.91 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $30.34. About 8.97 million shares traded. Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) has risen 63.73% since September 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 48.11% the S&P500. Some Historical TWTR News: 16/04/2018 – New Twitter followers make sure to sign-up on our website for alerts; we have some unique and exciting multi-billion dollar short ideas in the pipeline; 20/04/2018 – TWTR: DROP IN VOLUME IS RESULT OF USERS BEING UNABLE TO TWEET; 29/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – Anti-government protests rage on in Nicaragua; 07/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – Melania Trump initiative targets cyber-bullying; 13/03/2018 – Twitter CFO: We have a lot of work to do, but everybody in the world can benefit from Twitter; 23/04/2018 – 7-Eleven Colors Outside the Lines Offering Free Slurpee Coupons to Elementary Schools Nationwide; 28/03/2018 – Facebook tweaks privacy tools to ease discontent over data leak; 27/03/2018 – Facebook’s Zuckerberg to testify before U.S. Congress; 24/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – Elon Musk takes aim at the media; 12/04/2018 – Uganda plans tax on social media use from July, rights activists cry foul

Investors sentiment increased to 1.4 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.17, from 1.23 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 55 investors sold TWTR shares while 155 reduced holdings. 129 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 479.76 million shares or 9.40% more from 438.53 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Archford Cap Strategies Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 40 shares. Riverhead Capital Ltd Llc holds 8,200 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Partner Fund Management LP has 1.17 million shares. Zacks Inv Management holds 0.01% or 6,445 shares in its portfolio. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department reported 220,362 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. First Manhattan holds 0% or 250 shares in its portfolio. Dnb Asset As holds 80,900 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Finance Ser stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR). Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky holds 71,000 shares. Private Trust Na stated it has 6,718 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. San Francisco Sentry Gp (Ca) holds 275 shares. Castleark Management Limited Co holds 0% of its portfolio in Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) for 2,760 shares. Sterling Ltd owns 52,473 shares. British Columbia Invest Management stated it has 322,122 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Toronto Dominion National Bank & Trust has 510,320 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio.

Among 55 analysts covering Twitter (NYSE:TWTR), 12 have Buy rating, 11 Sell and 32 Hold. Therefore 22% are positive. Twitter had 251 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, June 21. The firm has “Sell” rating by Cowen & Co given on Friday, July 14. Monness Crespi & Hardt upgraded Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) on Monday, August 10 to “Neutral” rating. Argus Research upgraded the shares of TWTR in report on Friday, November 3 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Monday, November 6. The stock has “Negative” rating by OTR Global on Wednesday, November 23. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform” on Wednesday, July 27. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, May 30 by BTIG Research. Monness Crespi & Hardt downgraded Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) on Monday, July 11 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Sell” rating by Cowen & Co given on Friday, July 28.

More important recent Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Twitter permanently bans Alex Jones, InfoWars” on September 06, 2018, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “Twitter Is Still a Powerfully Aggressive Stock”, Fool.com published: “Better Buy: Twitter Inc. or Weibo Corporation?” on September 14, 2018. More interesting news about Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Please Jack, Stop Diluting My Shares! – Twitter” with publication date: September 04, 2018.

Among 11 analysts covering Starwood Property Trust Inc. (NYSE:STWD), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Starwood Property Trust Inc. had 28 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital on Tuesday, June 28 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, February 26 by FBR Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given on Wednesday, August 10. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) on Monday, May 29 with “Buy” rating. On Thursday, December 3 the stock rating was upgraded by Compass Point to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, June 26 by FBR Capital. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) rating on Thursday, September 14. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Buy” rating and $24.0 target. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Wednesday, January 13. The stock of Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, August 15 by Compass Point. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, August 21 by Credit Suisse.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in Q2 2018. Its up 0.01, from 1.07 in 2018Q1. It improved, as 24 investors sold STWD shares while 102 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 82 raised stakes. 161.51 million shares or 0.09% less from 161.65 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Boston Family Office Ltd Liability owns 40,559 shares. Savings Bank Of New York Mellon accumulated 0.01% or 2.31 million shares. D E Shaw accumulated 0% or 49,367 shares. 104,075 are held by Public Employees Retirement Of Ohio. Fdx Advsrs reported 0.05% stake. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale invested 0.01% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Tower Research Limited Com (Trc) holds 0.01% or 11,993 shares in its portfolio. Fuller & Thaler Asset stated it has 0.51% of its portfolio in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Thrivent Financial For Lutherans holds 10,000 shares. 1832 Asset Mngmt Lp invested in 2.31 million shares. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Company stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Prudential Finance accumulated 554,572 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D owns 475,000 shares. Illinois-based Northern Trust has invested 0.01% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Rhumbline Advisers stated it has 0.01% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD).

More news for Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Diversification Or Diworsification?” on August 20, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “Maintaining Strong Buy For This Sustainable Infrastructure REIT” and published on August 20, 2018 is yet another important article.

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