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QTS Realty Trust Inc is a reit-industrial business based in the US. QTS Realty Trust shares (QTS) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. QTS Realty Trust employs 634 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
|Latest market close||$63.38|
|52-week range||$55.11 - $78.00|
|50-day moving average||$77.70|
|200-day moving average||$69.57|
|Wall St. target price||$77.00|
|Dividend yield||$1.94 (2.49%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.54|
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|1 week (2021-10-09)||N/A|
|1 month (2021-09-16)||N/A|
|3 months (2021-07-20)||-18.12%|
|6 months (2021-04-20)||-5.16%|
|1 year (2020-10-20)||-4.65%|
|2 years (2019-10-18)||19.65%|
|3 years (2018-10-19)||54.77%|
|5 years (2016-10-20)||19.99%|
Valuing QTS Realty Trust stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of QTS Realty Trust's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
QTS Realty Trust's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 5.77. 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 QTS Realty Trust's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
QTS Realty Trust's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $262 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a QTS Realty Trust's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$583.3 million|
|Operating margin TTM||12.54%|
|Gross profit TTM||$352.8 million|
|Return on assets TTM||1.16%|
|Return on equity TTM||0.45%|
|Market capitalisation||$6 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 8.6 million QTS Realty Trust shares held short by investors – that's known as QTS Realty Trust's "short interest". This figure is 22% up from 7.1 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting QTS Realty Trust shares can be evaluated.
QTS Realty Trust's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of QTS Realty Trust shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of QTS Realty Trust shares traded daily (recently around 1.7 million). QTS Realty Trust's SIR currently stands at 5.03. In other words for every 100,000 QTS Realty Trust shares traded daily on the market, roughly 5030 shares are currently held short.
However QTS Realty Trust's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of QTS Realty Trust shares, or, against the total number of tradable QTS Realty Trust shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case QTS Realty Trust's short interest could be expressed as 0.11% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 QTS Realty Trust shares in existence, roughly 110 shares are currently held short) or 0.1231% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable QTS Realty Trust shares, roughly 123 shares are currently held short).
A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against QTS Realty Trust.
Find out more about how you can short QTS Realty Trust stock.
Dividend payout ratio: 48.68% of net profits
Recently QTS Realty Trust has paid out, on average, around 48.68% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.57% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), QTS Realty Trust shareholders could enjoy a 2.57% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In QTS Realty Trust's case, that would currently equate to about $1.94 per share.
While QTS Realty Trust's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that QTS Realty Trust may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
QTS Realty Trust's most recent dividend payout was on 6 July 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 16 June 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Over the last 12 months, QTS Realty Trust's shares have ranged in value from as little as $55.1074 up to $78. 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 QTS Realty Trust's is 0.5584. This would suggest that QTS Realty Trust's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) is a leading provider of data center solutions across a diverse footprint spanning more than 7 million square feet of owned data center space throughout primarily North America and Europe. Through its software-defined technology platform, QTS is able to deliver secure, compliant infrastructure solutions, robust connectivity and premium customer service to leading hyperscale technology companies, enterprises, and government entities. QTS owns, operates or manages 27 data centers and supports more than 1,200 customers primarily in North America and Europe. .
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