As of close of business last night, Essential Properties Realty Trust Inc.’s stock clocked out at 21.88, down -1.80% from its previous closing price of $22.28. In other words, the price has decreased by $-0.40 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1246596 shares were traded. EPRT reached its highest trading level at $22.64 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $21.88.
To gain a deeper understanding of EPRT’s stock, we examine its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 157.12 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 62.16. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.55 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.55.
Upgrades & Downgrades
On August 24, 2022, BofA Securities Upgraded its rating to Buy which previously was Neutral but kept the price unchanged to $27.
Investing in insider trades can also provide an investor with insight into how management views future stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Jun 15 when Patten Mark E bought 1,000 shares for $20.76 per share. The transaction valued at 20,760 led to the insider holds 84,453 shares of the business.
Mavoides Peter M. bought 20,000 shares of EPRT for $413,600 on Jun 13. The President and CEO now owns 459,170 shares after completing the transaction at $20.68 per share.
As of this moment, Essential’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 23.06, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 22.33. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 0.86. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 10.62 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 1.27.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, EPRT has reached a high of $31.23, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $19.73. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 23.26, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 24.45.
It appears that EPRT traded 935.38K shares on average per day over the past three months and 1.14M shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 133.62M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 131.88M. Shares short for EPRT as of Jul 14, 2022 were 3.41M with a Short Ratio of 2.81, compared to 3.09M on Jun 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 2.60% and a Short% of Float of 3.87%.
Dividends & Splits
With its trailing 12-month dividend rate of 0.70, EPRT has a forward annual dividend rate of 1.08. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 3.14%, it implies a Forward Annual Dividend Yield of 4.48%.
As of right now, 1 analysts gave their recommendation on the stock of the company. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.25 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.25 and a low estimate of $0.25, while EPS last year was $0.2. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.25, with high estimates of $0.25 and low estimates of $0.25.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $0.97 and $0.97 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $0.97. EPS for the following year is $1.01, with 1 analysts recommending between $1.01 and $1.01.
In the current quarter, 6 analysts expect revenue to total $71.95M. It ranges from a high estimate of $74.2M to a low estimate of $69.86M. As of the current estimate, Essential Properties Realty Trust Inc.’s year-ago sales were $50.99M, an estimated increase of 41.10% from the year-ago figure.
A total of 7 analysts have provided revenue estimates for EPRT’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $305.79M, while the lowest revenue estimate was $281.84M, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $294.32M. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $230.23M, up 27.80% from the average estimate. Based on 7 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $355.09M in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $373.82M and the low estimate is $336.52M. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 20.60% from the average revenue estimate for this year.