The company in question is, Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) currently with a stock price of 225.74 (0.81% today). The market cap for Public Storage is 39617.37, and is in the sector Financial, and REIT – Industrial industry. The target price for Public Storage is 247.53. Currently Public Storage is trading with a P/E of 35.71, and a forward P/E of 29.58. Average volume for Public Storage is 872.01 and so far today it is 688000.
Performance in the last year for Public Storage has been 13.64%. For EPS growth, Public Storage has seen a growth of 15.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 13.91%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 9.20% over the last five years and could be 8.30% for the next five years. Public Storage has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -46.30%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -47.00%. The 20-day simple moving average is -6.96%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -8.79%.
Since the IPO date for Public Storage on the 11/18/1980, Public Storage has seen performance year to date to be -7.57%. With Public Storage trading at 225.74, the dividend yield is 3.19%, and the EPS is 6.32.
So could Public Storage, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 35.71. The PEG is 4.3, P/S is 16.01 and the P/B is at 7.74. The P/cash is 152.32, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.
Public Storage ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.18, and total debt/equity at 0.
In terms of margins, Public Storage has a gross margin of 73.80%, an operating margin of 53.30% and a profit margin of 44.40%.Payout ratio for Public Storage is 108.60%. Return on assets come to 11.10% with return on investment coming to 22.70%.
Insider ownership for Public Storage, is at 9.70% and institutional ownership comes to 79.20%. Outstanding shares are at 175.5. While shares float is 148.29. The float short is currently 1.67%, and short ratio is 2.83.