Shares of Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) saw unusually-strong trading volume on Monday . Approximately 116,541 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 30% from the previous session’s volume of 89,951 shares.The stock last traded at $7.13 and had previously closed at $7.20.

A number of research analysts recently issued reports on ABR shares. Deutsche Bank AG dropped their price objective on shares of Arbor Realty Trust from $9.50 to $8.50 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Monday, April 4th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Arbor Realty Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, May 23rd.

The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $7.00 and its 200 day moving average price is $6.74. The firm has a market capitalization of $367.37 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.53.

Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) last posted its earnings results on Friday, May 6th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.13. The company had revenue of $21.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $23.10 million. Equities research analysts expect that Arbor Realty Trust will post $0.37 earnings per share for the current year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Arbor Realty Trust stock. Russell Frank Co increased its position in shares of Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) by 1.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 148,786 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 2,724 shares during the period. Russell Frank Co owned about 0.29% of Arbor Realty Trust worth $1,071,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc is a real estate finance company. The Company invests in a diversified portfolio of structured finance assets in the multi-family and commercial real estate markets. It invests primarily in real estate-related bridge and mezzanine loans, including junior participating interests in first mortgages, preferred and direct equity, discounted mortgage notes and other real estate-related assets (collectively Structured Finance Investments).

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