Redwood Trust, Inc. (RWT) to Distribute Quarterly Dividend of $0.21 on September 30th

Redwood Trust, Inc. (NYSE:RWT) declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, September 13th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 23rd will be paid a dividend of 0.21 per share by the real estate investment trust on Thursday, September 30th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.66%. This is a positive change from Redwood Trust’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.18.

Redwood Trust has decreased its dividend by 35.3% over the last three years.

Shares of RWT opened at $12.61 on Wednesday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $12.14 and a 200-day moving average price of $11.38. Redwood Trust has a fifty-two week low of $7.11 and a fifty-two week high of $12.73. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.43 billion, a PE ratio of 4.47 and a beta of 0.97. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.97, a quick ratio of 6.63 and a current ratio of 6.63.

RWT has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Raymond James upped their price target on shares of Redwood Trust from $14.50 to $16.00 and gave the company a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 29th. Piper Sandler raised shares of Redwood Trust from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and increased their price objective for the company from $12.00 to $14.00 in a report on Monday, July 19th. JMP Securities raised their price target on shares of Redwood Trust from $12.00 to $13.50 and gave the stock a “market outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 24th. BTIG Research raised their price target on shares of Redwood Trust from $12.50 to $13.50 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 15th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Redwood Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, July 14th. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, Redwood Trust currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $13.31.

About Redwood Trust

Redwood Trust, Inc is a financial company, which focuses on several distinct areas of housing credit. It operates through the segments: Residential Lending, Business Purpose Lending, Third-Party Investments, and Corporate. The Residential Lending segment consists of a mortgage loan conduit that acquires residential loans from third-party originators for subsequent sale, securitization, or transfer into the investment portfolio.

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