Lodestar Investment Counsel Increased Starwood Property Trust (STWD) Stake By $320,775; Aerocentury (NYSEAMERICAN:ACY) SI Increased By 837.5%

Lodestar Investment Counsel Llc increased Starwood Property Trust (STWD) stake by 6.71% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Lodestar Investment Counsel Llc acquired 15,275 shares as Starwood Property Trust (STWD)’s stock declined 5.55%. The Lodestar Investment Counsel Llc holds 242,825 shares with $5.27M value, up from 227,550 last quarter. Starwood Property Trust now has $5.48B valuation. The stock increased 0.29% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $21.05. About 2.88M shares traded or 57.19% up from the average. Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) has risen 8.65% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.05% the S&P500.

Aerocentury Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:ACY) had an increase of 837.5% in short interest. ACY’s SI was 7,500 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 837.5% from 800 shares previously. With 8,900 avg volume, 1 days are for Aerocentury Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:ACY)’s short sellers to cover ACY’s short positions. The SI to Aerocentury Corporation’s float is 0.63%. The stock increased 2.24% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $15.95. About 1,628 shares traded. AeroCentury Corp. (NYSEAMERICAN:ACY) has declined 23.55% since January 29, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 40.25% the S&P500.

Among 10 analysts covering Starwood Property Trust Inc. (NYSE:STWD), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Starwood Property Trust Inc. has $28.0 highest and $22 lowest target. $24.31’s average target is 15.49% above currents $21.05 stock price. Starwood Property Trust Inc. had 25 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Compass Point upgraded Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) on Thursday, December 3 to “Buy” rating. Compass Point upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, October 25 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by FBR Capital given on Tuesday, November 21. Credit Suisse maintained Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) on Monday, September 26 with “Outperform” rating. FBR Capital maintained Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) rating on Thursday, January 4. FBR Capital has “Buy” rating and $24.0 target. FBR Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, January 25 report. On Monday, August 15 the stock rating was downgraded by Compass Point to “Neutral”. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and $28.0 target in Friday, August 7 report. Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, January 13 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by FBR Capital given on Thursday, November 9.

Investors sentiment is 1.09 in 2017 Q3. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is flat, as 47 investors sold STWD shares while 82 reduced holdings. only 41 funds opened positions while 100 raised stakes. 216.73 million shares or 2.27% more from 211.91 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Berson & Corrado Inv Ltd Co holds 362,632 shares or 4.43% of its portfolio. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado owns 72,260 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Lc accumulated 39,456 shares. Geode Lc accumulated 0.02% or 2.33M shares. Lord Abbett And Ltd Com invested 0.1% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Art Advsrs Lc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Creative Planning reported 26,311 shares. Veritable Limited Partnership reported 0.02% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Old West Limited invested 0.84% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Fmr Ltd Liability Co has 53,100 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The Minnesota-based Us Commercial Bank De has invested 0% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Comerica Comml Bank owns 0.13% invested in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) for 845,963 shares. Breton Hill Capital Limited holds 15,595 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Seabridge Invest Advsrs Limited Liability Corp reported 0.8% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD). Baker Ellis Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 49,300 shares or 0.28% of its portfolio.

Since September 19, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $398,066 activity. Another trade for 6,867 shares valued at $150,799 was made by Paniry Rina on Tuesday, September 19. Sossen Andrew Jay had sold 11,270 shares worth $247,267 on Tuesday, September 19.