Five Oaks Investment Corp. (NYSE:OAKS) has earned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the two analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating.

Zacks has also assigned Five Oaks Investment an industry rank of 114 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

Several analysts have issued reports on OAKS shares. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services started coverage on Five Oaks Investment in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. They set a “neutral” rating for the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Five Oaks Investment from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Saturday, October 14th.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC purchased a new position in shares of Five Oaks Investment in the second quarter valued at about $108,000. PVG Asset Management Corp purchased a new position in shares of Five Oaks Investment in the second quarter valued at about $657,000. Rational Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Five Oaks Investment in the second quarter valued at about $657,000. Mackenzie Financial Corp lifted its position in shares of Five Oaks Investment by 68.6% in the third quarter. Mackenzie Financial Corp now owns 167,225 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $746,000 after acquiring an additional 68,050 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC lifted its position in shares of Five Oaks Investment by 15.5% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 350,782 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,800,000 after acquiring an additional 47,173 shares in the last quarter. 33.22% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of Five Oaks Investment (NYSE OAKS) opened at $4.09 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 216.96, a current ratio of 216.96 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 21.93. Five Oaks Investment has a fifty-two week low of $3.80 and a fifty-two week high of $5.61. The company has a market capitalization of $90.99, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.21 and a beta of 1.31.

Five Oaks Investment (NYSE:OAKS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.18 by ($0.07). Five Oaks Investment had a return on equity of 10.57% and a net margin of 7.08%. The firm had revenue of $4.75 million during the quarter. analysts forecast that Five Oaks Investment will post 0.49 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, November 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th were issued a dividend of $0.05 per share. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 14.67%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, November 14th. Five Oaks Investment’s dividend payout ratio is presently 150.00%.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This report was originally reported by American Banking News and is owned by of American Banking News. If you are viewing this report on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US & international trademark and copyright laws. The legal version of this report can be accessed at https://www.americanbankingnews.com/2017/11/30/five-oaks-investment-corp-oaks-receives-consensus-recommendation-of-hold-from-brokerages.html.

Five Oaks Investment Company Profile

Five Oaks Investment Corp. is a real estate investment trust. The Company is focused on investing on a leveraged basis in mortgage and other real estate-related assets, particularly residential mortgage loans and mortgage-backed securities (MBS). The Company invests in various assets, such as Agency residential MBS (RMBS); securitizations backed by multi-family mortgage loans, or Multi-Family MBS; residential mortgage loans and other mortgage-related investments, including mortgage servicing rights (MSRs), and Non-Agency RMBS.

Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Five Oaks Investment (OAKS)

For more information about research offerings from Zacks Investment Research, visit Zacks.com

Receive News & Ratings for Five Oaks Investment Corp. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Five Oaks Investment Corp. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.