Nationstar Mortgage Holdings ( NSM) pushed the Real Estate industry higher today making it today's featured real estate winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2%. By the end of trading, Nationstar Mortgage Holdings rose $0.58 (1.6%) to $38.02 on light volume. Throughout the day, 705,951 shares of Nationstar Mortgage Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1,175,600 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $37.62-$38.72 after having opened the day at $37.62 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $37.44. Other companies within the Real Estate industry that increased today were: Roberts Realty Investors ( RPI), up 17.6%, Altis Resident ( RESI), up 12.5%, Doral Financial ( DRL), up 7.9% and Tejon Ranch ( TRC), up 5.7%.
Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. operates as a residential mortgage loan servicer in the United States. It operates in two segments, Servicing and Originations. Nationstar Mortgage Holdings has a market cap of $3.5 billion and is part of the financial sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.3, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 20.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Nationstar Mortgage Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Nationstar Mortgage Holdings as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been weak operating cash flow.