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Extra Space Storage Inc. [NYSE:EXR]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Pro stock traders frequently make sure to pay attention what expert market analysts are saying about a potential stock buy. Regarding Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] right now, the most recent ratings from Wall St. analysts that we can see right now is regarding the quarter that’s slated to end in December. On average, stock market experts give EXR an Hold rating. The average 12-month price forecast for this stock is $96.93, with the high estimate being $109.00, the low estimate being $91.00 and the median estimate amounting to $95.00. This is compared to its latest closing price of $89.97.

Wall Street analysts provide their ratings on a scale of 1 to 5, and the current average score for Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] is sitting at 2.57. This is compared to 1 month ago, when its average rating was 2.57.

For the quarter ending in Sep-18 Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] generated $0.27 billion in sales. That’s 1.60% lower than the average estimate of $0.27 billion as provided by Wall Street analysts. The three indicators above suggest that overall, this stock is demonstrating a mixed bag of positive appeal and some drawbacks, making it a somewhat risky investment that also has the potential to generate high ROI in the long run.

Keep your eyes peeled for the next scheduled financial results to be made public for this company, which are scheduled to be released on Tue 19 Feb (In 37 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] sitting at +34.94 and its Gross Margin at +55.81, this company’s Net Margin is now 34.30%. These measurements indicate that Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 5.40, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 7.70%. Its Return on Equity is 20.80, and its Return on Assets is 6.57. These metrics all suggest that Extra Space Storage Inc. is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 193.73. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 65.96, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 61.09. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 176.81, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 60.19. This company is not leveraging its assets to take on debt, which stunts its growth and limits the ROI for investors.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 27.04 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 6.27. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 13.27, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.27. Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] has a Price to Book Ratio of 4.69, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 19.64 and P/E Ratio of 21.52. These metrics show that this company has a mixed appeal, and ROI could be a gain or a loss.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] earns $324,307 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 30.59 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.15.

Performance Indicators

Let’s now turn our attention to trading performance: Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] has 125.94M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $11.30B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 77.53 to 101.96. At its current price, it has moved by -11.99% from its 52-week high, and it has moved 15.74% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.32, which indicates that it is more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 45.31. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Extra Space Storage Inc. [EXR], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.