Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG] took an upward turn with a change of 0.12%, trading at the price of $4.16 during the trading session on . The price movement in correlation with percentage of the mentioned increase can allow a valuable insight to investors. During the last trading session 1.26 million shares changed hands being bought and sold, while Washington Prime Group Inc. shares have an average trading volume of 3.48M shares for that time period. WPG monthly volatility recorded 3.52%, in the meanwhile having share price volatility for the week set at 3.72%. PS value for WPG stocks is 1.23 with PB recorded at 1.26.

Washington Prime Group Inc. [NYSE:WPG]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 3.11 to 6.30. This is compared to its latest closing price of $4.16.

Stay on the lookout for the next quarterly financial report – the company is expected to release the following results on Wed 19 Feb (In 79 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG] sitting at +4.76 and its Gross Margin at +32.37, this company’s Net Margin is now 4.20%. These metrics indicate that this company is not generating as much profit, after accounting for expenses, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 0.83, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 6.00%. Its Return on Equity is 8.92, and its Return on Assets is 2.12. These metrics suggest that this Washington Prime Group Inc. does a poor job of managing its assets, and likely won’t be able to provide successful business outcomes for its investors in the near term.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG] has generated a Total Debt to Total

Equity ratio of 293.83. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 74.61, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 67.35. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 1.26, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 360.44.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 12.98 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 6.78. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 5.46, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.68. Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.13, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 3.36 and P/E Ratio of 28.26. 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, Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG] earns $859,319 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 8.15 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.16.

Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG] has 200.05M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $832.21M. Its stock price has been found in the range of 3.11 to 6.30. At its current price, it has moved down by -33.89% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 33.92% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.97, which indicates that it is 3.72% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 46.30. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Washington Prime Group Inc. [WPG], 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.