News headlines about RAIT Financial Trust (NYSE:RAS) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. RAIT Financial Trust earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.461293073 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
RAIT Financial Trust (RAS) opened at $0.32 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 8.39, a current ratio of 8.50 and a quick ratio of 8.50. RAIT Financial Trust has a 1 year low of $0.28 and a 1 year high of $3.91.
Several equities research analysts have weighed in on RAS shares. ValuEngine cut RAIT Financial Trust from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded RAIT Financial Trust from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. Finally, B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating on shares of RAIT Financial Trust in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have assigned a hold rating to the stock. RAIT Financial Trust currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $1.78.
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RAIT Financial Trust Company Profile
RAIT Financial Trust (RAIT) is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company focuses on providing commercial real estate (CRE) financing throughout the United States. The core of its business is a full service CRE lending platform focused on first lien loans. It offers customized lending solutions to meet borrower needs and internal credit goals.
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