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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
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Cash-to-Debt 0.06
RAS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
53% of the 585 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.06 vs. RAS: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
RAS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.04 Max: 0.22
Current: 0.06
0
0.22
Equity-to-Asset 0.16
RAS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
94% of the 611 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. RAS: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
RAS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.31 Max: 0.74
Current: 0.16
0.05
0.74
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Beneish M-Score: -3.04
WACC vs ROIC
5.25%
-0.12%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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Operating Margin % -0.37
RAS's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
89% of the 616 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 44.96 vs. RAS: -0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
RAS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -185.94  Med: 17.58 Max: 207.9
Current: -0.37
-185.94
207.9
Net Margin % 9.80
RAS's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
78% of the 617 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 34.65 vs. RAS: 9.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
RAS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -449.93  Med: -3.71 Max: 194.64
Current: 9.8
-449.93
194.64
ROE % -2.60
RAS's ROE % is ranked lower than
89% of the 620 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.26 vs. RAS: -2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
RAS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -65.33  Med: -31.85 Max: 11.65
Current: -2.6
-65.33
11.65
ROA % 0.66
RAS's ROA % is ranked lower than
80% of the 624 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. RAS: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
RAS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.59  Med: -3.83 Max: 3.67
Current: 0.66
-9.59
3.67
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -44.60
RAS's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
94% of the 391 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. RAS: -44.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
RAS' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -80  Med: -0.7 Max: 42.8
Current: -44.6
-80
42.8
GuruFocus has detected 4 Warning Signs with RAIT Financial Trust $RAS.
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» RAS's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-24 Est.)


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

RAS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 1,429,291 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 160,545 sh (+78.29%)
Jim Simons 2,230,800 sh (+0.13%)
Paul Tudor Jones 27,385 sh (-47.58%)
Arnold Schneider 35,181 sh (-78.43%)
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Q2 2016

RAS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Chuck Royce 318,047 sh (+98.10%)
Jim Simons 2,549,100 sh (+14.27%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 27,286 sh (-0.36%)
Arnold Schneider 34,591 sh (-1.68%)
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Q3 2016

RAS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Chuck Royce 483,547 sh (+52.04%)
Jim Simons 3,108,300 sh (+21.94%)
Arnold Schneider 34,591 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 27,286 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2016

RAS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Arnold Schneider 51,086 sh (+47.69%)
Jim Simons 3,651,700 sh (+17.48%)
Chuck Royce 494,547 sh (+2.27%)
Paul Tudor Jones 27,286 sh (unchged)
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Preferred stocks of RAIT Financial Trust

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
RASPRB22.549.298.375% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares of Beneficial Interest
RASPRC23.459.468.875% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares of Beneficial Interest
RASPRA20.969.247.75% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares of Beneficial Interest

Business Description

Industry: REITs » REIT - Diversified    NAICS: 531210    SIC: 6798
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Traded in other countries:RA3A.Germany,
Rait Financial Trust through its subsidiaries invests in and manages a portfolio of real-estate related assets, including direct ownership of real estate properties, and provides a set of debt financing options to the real estate industry.

RAIT Financial Trust is a self-managed and self-advised Maryland real estate investment trust, or REIT, which was formed in August 1997 and commenced operations in January 1998. The Company manages a portfolio of real estate related assets, provides a set of debt financing options to the real estate industry and invests in real estate related assets. It is self-managed and self-advised Maryland real estate investment trust, or REIT. Its current portfolio of investments consists of the following asset classes: commercial mortgages, mezzanine loans, conduit loans, other loans and preferred equity interests; investment in real estate interests in entities that own real estate; and investments in debt securities issued by real estate companies, including trust preferred securities, or TruPS, and subordinated debentures, mortgage-backed securities, including commercial mortgage-backed securities, or CMBS, unsecured REIT notes and other real estate-related debt. The Company finances a portion of its investments through borrowing and securitization strategies seeking to match the maturities and re-pricing dates of its financings with the maturities and terms of those investments, and to mitigate interest rate risk through derivative instruments. The Company is subject to competition in all aspects of its business. Existing industry participants and potential new entrants compete with it for the available supply of investments suitable for origination or acquisition, as well as for debt and equity capital. It compete with many third parties engaged in real estate finance and investment activities, including other REITs, specialty finance companies, savings and loan associations, banks, mortgage bankers, insurance companies, mutual funds, institutional investors, investment banking firms, lenders, governmental bodies and other entities.

Ratios

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PB Ratio 0.74
RAS's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 673 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. RAS: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
RAS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.57 Max: 1.99
Current: 0.74
0.02
1.99
PS Ratio 1.05
RAS's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
98% of the 675 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.24 vs. RAS: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
RAS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.3 Max: 9.9
Current: 1.05
0.14
9.9
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 3.38
RAS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
97% of the 349 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 18.58 vs. RAS: 3.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
RAS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 2.93 Max: 28.82
Current: 3.38
0.29
28.82
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 2.46
RAS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
98% of the 587 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 14.55 vs. RAS: 2.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
RAS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 7.7 Max: 65.91
Current: 2.46
0.29
65.91
EV-to-EBITDA 24.64
RAS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
80% of the 658 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.90 vs. RAS: 24.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
RAS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -296.7  Med: 27 Max: 134.2
Current: 24.64
-296.7
134.2

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield % 12.29
RAS's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
97% of the 913 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.23 vs. RAS: 12.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
RAS' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 9.4 Max: 226.23
Current: 12.29
0.9
226.23
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -18.30
RAS's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
90% of the 389 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. RAS: -18.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
RAS' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.25 Max: 38
Current: -18.3
0
38
Forward Dividend Yield % 12.86
RAS's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
97% of the 914 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.48 vs. RAS: 12.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 23.69
RAS's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
97% of the 912 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.95 vs. RAS: 23.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
RAS' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.66  Med: 17.32 Max: 416.81
Current: 23.69
1.66
416.81
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -8.90
RAS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 421 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -5.80 vs. RAS: -8.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
RAS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -54.5  Med: -26.25 Max: -5.3
Current: -8.9
-54.5
-5.3

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 0.77
RAS's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
88% of the 662 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. RAS: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
RAS' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.91 Max: 2.33
Current: 0.77
0.13
2.33
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.80
RAS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
89% of the 561 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. RAS: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
RAS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 2.4 Max: 7.45
Current: 0.8
0.61
7.45
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -0.05
RAS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
90% of the 693 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.38 vs. RAS: -0.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
RAS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.05  Med: 1.9 Max: 6.8
Current: -0.05
-0.05
6.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 241.66
RAS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
99% of the 382 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. RAS: 241.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
RAS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49  Med: 7.8 Max: 241.66
Current: 241.66
-49
241.66

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $258.4
EPS (TTM) $ -0.11
Beta1.29
Short Percentage of Float3.11%
52-Week Range $2.41 - 3.91
Shares Outstanding (Mil)92.47

Analyst Estimate

Dec18
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.18
EPS without NRI ($) 0.18
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($) 0.24
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