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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI)?

The company in question is, Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) currently with a stock price of 37.77 (0.05% today). The market cap for Weingarten Realty Investors is 4810.11, and is in the sector Financial, and REIT РRetail industry. The target price for Weingarten Realty Investors is 43. Currently Weingarten Realty Investors is trading with a P/E of 20.39, and a forward P/E of 37.08. Average volume for Weingarten Realty Investors is 562.08 and so far today it is 146413.

Performance in the last year for Weingarten Realty Investors has been 14.82%. For EPS growth, Weingarten Realty Investors has seen a growth of -30.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to -29.79%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 61.00% over the last five years and could be 5.35% for the next five years. Weingarten Realty Investors has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 7.00%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 37.80%. The 20-day simple moving average is -5.42%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 0.49%.

Since the IPO date for Weingarten Realty Investors on the 01/05/1988, Weingarten Realty Investors has seen performance year to date to be 12.31%. With Weingarten Realty Investors trading at 37.77, the dividend yield is 3.87%, and the EPS is 1.85.

So could Weingarten Realty Investors, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 20.39. The PEG is 3.81, P/S is 9.1 and the P/B is at 3.14. The P/cash is 331.73, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Weingarten Realty Investors 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 1.36, and total debt/equity at 1.36.

In terms of margins, Weingarten Realty Investors has a gross margin of 69.60%, an operating margin of 36.50% and a profit margin of 44.20%.Payout ratio for Weingarten Realty Investors is 75.30%. Return on assets come to 5.90% with return on investment coming to 5.10%.

Insider ownership for Weingarten Realty Investors, is at 1.50% and institutional ownership comes to 81.80%. Outstanding shares are at 127.42. While shares float is 118.01. The float short is currently 1.58%, and short ratio is 3.31.

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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