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Is Duke Realty Corporation(NYSE: DRE), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 11/5/1987. Duke Realty Corporation is in the REIT – Industrial industry and Financial sector. Average volume for Duke Realty Corporation, is 2663.79, and so far today it has a volume of 856469. Performance year to date since the 11/5/1987 is 39.34%.

To help you determine whether Duke Realty Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 41.25 and forward P/E is 81.79. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Duke Realty Corporation has a value for PEG of 8.25. P/S ratio is 11.1 and the P/B ratio is 3.04. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 109.87 and *TBA respectively.

At the current price Duke Realty Corporation is trading at, 28.71 (-0.28% today), Duke Realty Corporation has a dividend yield of 2.50%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 105.60%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 0.7, and this is looking to grow in the next year to -0.85% after growing 1.30% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -29.90%, and -68.50% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 349.95, and the number of shares float is 345.13. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.30%, and institutional ownership is at 96.90%. The float short is 2.70%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.5. Management has seen a return on assets of 4.20%, and also a return on investment of 5.60%.

The ability for Duke Realty Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is *TBA, and quick ratio is *TBA. Long term debt/equity is 0.97 and total debt/equity is 0.97. In terms of margins, Duke Realty Corporation has a gross margin of 64.50%, with its operating margin at 52.90%, and Duke Realty Corporation has a profit margin of 32.30%.

The 52 week high is -0.97%, with 69.18% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 11.78% and the 200 day simple moving average is 30.86%.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


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