Active Broker’s Choice in Focus: RAIT Financial Trust (NYSE:RAS), Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC)

RAIT Financial Trust (NYSE:RAS) [Trend Analysis] luring active investment momentum, shares a loss -1.68% to $3.52. RAIT Financial Trust (RAS) reported that its Q4 and fiscal 2016 financial results. Results for the Quarter. GAAP Earnings per share of $0.17 for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 compared to earnings per share of $0.02 for the quarter ended December 31, 2015.

Cash Accessible for Distribution (“CAD”) per share of $0.07 for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 compared to $0.19 per share for the quarter ended December 31, 2015. GAAP Earnings (loss) per share of ($0.11) for the year ended December 31, 2016 compared to earnings per share of $0.08 for the year ended December 31, 2015. CAD per share of $0.45 for the year ended December 31, 2016 compared to $0.77 per share for the year ended December 31, 2015. Assets Under Management – AUM declined 39.6% to $3.6 billion as of the year ended December 31, 2016, compared to $5.9 billion as of the year ended December 31, 2015. The total volume of 1.01 Million shares held in the session was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 404.54 shares. EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at 102.10%, and looking further price to next year’s EPS is -666.70%. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 1.24.

Several matter pinch shares of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ:ERIC) [Trend Analysis], as shares moving down -1.23% to $6.45 with a share volume of 14.35 Million. Ericsson (ERIC) and Panasonic Corporation of North America are collaborating to bring a new energy-as-a-service (EaaS) solution to market. This is the first time that the two companies will work together on smart sustainable energy solutions.

The offering will provide an efficient way to intelligently measure, monitor and maintain energy infrastructure for mobile operators and tower companies by using big data-based analytics, energy management software, and lithium ion battery energy storage. The two companies` solution minimizes the energy costs and other resources required to manage sites.

For mobile operators, enterprises and governments, this solution will deliver a reduced total cost of ownership for energy equipment by up to 20 percent, primarily driven by longer battery life and fewer maintenance site visits resulting in the highest level of network availability. With this as-a-service model up-front investment is not needed and this is an example of how the circular economy opens up for reduced environmental impact through longer product life, replacement of lead in batteries and reduced need for transport.

The stock is going forward its 52-week low with 33.54% and moving down from its 52-week high price with -34.58%. To have technical analysis views, liquidity ratio of a company was calculated 1.90 as evaluated with its debt to equity ratio of 0.19. The float short ratio was 0.78%, as compared to sentiment indicator; Short Ratio was 5.41.

 

About Richard Avery

He is a capital projects manager and process design engineer at a large-cap company. He has renowned MBA degree. Before joining SWR, he was a freelance writer for renounce tech websites. He is currently studying for CFP exam. Interests: Tech stocks, Economic Markets, Blue-chips.

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