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Don Dion (, @DRDInvestments) is the owner and Chief Investment Officer of DRD Investments, LLC, based in Naples, FL. and Williamstown, MA., a family office focused on managing a long/short hedge fund, real estate assets, venture capital, and various other financial assets for... More
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  • Ladder Capital Corp. Lockup Expiration: A Step-By-Step Short Opportunity On August 21 0 comments
    Aug 20, 2014 2:12 PM | about stocks: LADR
    • The 180-day lockup period on LADR will conclude tomorrow, August 21, allowing LADR's major pre-IPO shareholders to sell their outstanding shares numbering over 35 million.
    • LADR is a commercial real estate finance firm, with the largest pre-IPO shareholders currently private equity firms GI Partners and Towerbrook.
    • Evidence suggests that LADR's stock price could decline ~2% surrounding the lockup expiration event.
    • While LADR's market performance has been inconsistent, it has still seen growth, along with its business; we note a temporary short opportunity.
    • Full details here.

    Disclosure: The author is short LADR.

    Stocks: LADR
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