How to buy Mid-America Apartment Communities stock
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Mid-America Apartment Communities is a reit-residential business based in the US. Mid-America Apartment Communities shares (MAA) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Mid-America Apartment Communities employs 2,387 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2.1 billion.
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Mid-America Apartment Communities stock price (NYSE: MAA)Use our graph to track the performance of MAA stocks over time.
Mid-America Apartment Communities shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$130.49|
|52-week range||$132.04 - $173.15|
|50-day moving average||$144.89|
|200-day moving average||$152.43|
|Wall St. target price||$165.47|
|Dividend yield||$5.3 (4.1%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$5.13|
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Is it a good time to buy Mid-America Apartment Communities stock?
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Mid-America Apartment Communities price performance over time
|1 week (2023-09-21)||-1.28%|
|1 month (2023-08-28)||-10.16%|
|3 months (2023-06-28)||-13.16%|
|6 months (2023-03-27)||-8.87%|
|1 year (2022-09-27)||-13.89%|
|2 years (2021-09-28)||-30.07%|
|3 years (2020-09-28)||15.55%|
|5 years (2018-09-28)||44.76%|
Is Mid-America Apartment Communities stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Mid-America Apartment Communities stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Mid-America Apartment Communities's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Mid-America Apartment Communities's P/E ratio
Mid-America Apartment Communities's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 26x. In other words, Mid-America Apartment Communities shares trade at around 26x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Mid-America Apartment Communities's PEG ratio
Mid-America Apartment Communities's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 10.19. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Mid-America Apartment Communities's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Mid-America Apartment Communities's EBITDA
Mid-America Apartment Communities's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.2 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Mid-America Apartment Communities's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Mid-America Apartment Communities financials
|Revenue TTM||$2.1 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||32.49%|
|Gross profit TTM||$1.2 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||3.79%|
|Return on equity TTM||9.81%|
|Market Capitalization||$15.8 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Mid-America Apartment Communities share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 109.38% of net profits
Recently Mid-America Apartment Communities has paid out, on average, around 109.38% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.1% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Mid-America Apartment Communities shareholders could enjoy a 4.1% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Mid-America Apartment Communities's case, that would currently equate to about $5.3 per share.
Mid-America Apartment Communities's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
Mid-America Apartment Communities's most recent dividend payout was on 30 October 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 11 October 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Mid-America Apartment Communities share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Mid-America Apartment Communities's shares have ranged in value from as little as $132.04 up to $173.1494. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Mid-America Apartment Communities's is 0.7514. This would suggest that Mid-America Apartment Communities's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Mid-America Apartment Communities overview
MAA, an S&P 500 company, is a real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on delivering full-cycle and superior investment performance for shareholders through the ownership, management, acquisition, development and redevelopment of quality apartment communities primarily in the Southeast, Southwest and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. As of June 30, 2023, MAA had ownership interest in 101,986 apartment units, including communities currently in development, across 16 states and the District of Columbia. .
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Mid-America Apartment Communities is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.658% of Mid-America Apartment Communities shares are held by insiders and 98.355% by institutions. How many people work for Mid-America Apartment Communities?
Latest data suggests 2,387 work at Mid-America Apartment Communities. When does the fiscal year end for Mid-America Apartment Communities?
Mid-America Apartment Communities's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Mid-America Apartment Communities based?
Mid-America Apartment Communities's address is: 6815 Poplar Avenue, Germantown, TN, United States, 38138 What is Mid-America Apartment Communities's ISIN number?
Mid-America Apartment Communities's international securities identification number is: US59522J1034 What is Mid-America Apartment Communities's CUSIP number?
Mid-America Apartment Communities's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 59522J103
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