Colony Capital Inc (NYSE:CLNY) – Equities research analysts at B. Riley dropped their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Colony Capital in a research report issued on Wednesday, February 13th. B. Riley analyst R. Binner now forecasts that the real estate investment trust will post earnings per share of $0.61 for the year, down from their prior estimate of $0.66. B. Riley also issued estimates for Colony Capital’s Q4 2018 earnings at $0.09 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.13 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.12 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $0.13 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $0.50 EPS, Q2 2020 earnings at $0.12 EPS, Q3 2020 earnings at $0.13 EPS, Q4 2020 earnings at $0.14 EPS and FY2020 earnings at $0.51 EPS.

Several other equities research analysts have also commented on CLNY. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Colony Capital from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 24th. ValuEngine raised shares of Colony Capital from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, October 26th.

NYSE:CLNY opened at $6.08 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 4.07, a current ratio of 4.07 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.98. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.98 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.32 and a beta of 1.61. Colony Capital has a 52 week low of $4.55 and a 52 week high of $8.57.

In other news, insider Neale Redington sold 15,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $6.00, for a total transaction of $90,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. 7.75% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in CLNY. BlackRock Inc. boosted its holdings in Colony Capital by 6.5% in the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 33,923,850 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $206,595,000 after buying an additional 2,079,445 shares during the period. Fosun International Ltd boosted its holdings in Colony Capital by 8.1% in the 3rd quarter. Fosun International Ltd now owns 13,927,231 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $84,816,000 after buying an additional 1,038,613 shares during the period. Odey Asset Management Group Ltd boosted its holdings in Colony Capital by 127.4% in the 3rd quarter. Odey Asset Management Group Ltd now owns 2,206,000 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $13,435,000 after buying an additional 1,236,000 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can boosted its holdings in Colony Capital by 90.5% in the 3rd quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 160,919 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $981,000 after buying an additional 76,465 shares during the period. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its holdings in Colony Capital by 168.2% in the 3rd quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 41,463 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $252,000 after buying an additional 26,002 shares during the period. 81.59% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Colony Capital Company Profile

Colony Capital, Inc (NYSE: CLNY) is a leading global investment management firm with assets under management of $44 billion. The Company manages capital on behalf of its stockholders, as well as institutional and retail investors in private funds, non-traded and traded real estate investment trusts and registered investment companies.

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