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How to buy Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Duke Realty Corporation stocks.

Duke Realty Corporation is a reit-industrial business based in the US. Duke Realty Corporation stocks (DRE.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $59.91 – a decrease of 0.66% over the previous week. Duke Realty Corporation employs 350 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.1 billion.

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Is it a good time to buy Duke Realty Corporation stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Duke Realty Corporation's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Duke Realty Corporation's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $59.81, which is 35.08% up on its pre-crash value of $38.83 and 137.44% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $25.19.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Duke Realty Corporation stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $722.93 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,647.17.

Duke Realty Corporation stock price (NYSE:DRE)

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Duke Realty Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-09.
Latest market close$59.81
52-week range$36.94 - $66.22
50-day moving average $60.17
200-day moving average $51.57
Wall St. target price$55.80
PE ratio 24.7167
Dividend yield $1.045 (1.86%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $2.44

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Duke Realty Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $59.81 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) -0.66%
1 month (2021-12-16) -4.43%
3 months (2021-10-15) 12.38%
6 months (2021-07-16) 18.67%
1 year (2021-01-15) 53.75%
2 years (2020-01-16) 69.00%
3 years (2019-01-16) 113.45%
5 years (2017-01-13) 124.85%

Is Duke Realty Corporation under- or over-valued?

Valuing Duke Realty Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Duke Realty Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Duke Realty Corporation's P/E ratio

Duke Realty Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 25x. In other words, Duke Realty Corporation shares trade at around 25x 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.

Duke Realty Corporation's PEG ratio

Duke Realty Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 14.6634. 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 Duke Realty Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Duke Realty Corporation's EBITDA

Duke Realty Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $662.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Duke Realty Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Duke Realty Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $1.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 30.71%
Gross profit TTM $720.4 million
Return on assets TTM 2.29%
Return on equity TTM 16.67%
Profit margin 82.01%
Book value $15.63
Market capitalisation $22.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Duke Realty Corporation's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Duke Realty Corporation.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Duke Realty Corporation's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 19.75

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Duke Realty Corporation's overall score of 19.75 (as at 01/01/2019) is excellent – landing it in it in the 16th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Duke Realty Corporation is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Duke Realty Corporation's environmental score

Environmental score: 9.54/100

Duke Realty Corporation's environmental score of 9.54 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Duke Realty Corporation is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Duke Realty Corporation's social score

Social score: 8.57/100

Duke Realty Corporation's social score of 8.57 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Duke Realty Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Duke Realty Corporation's governance score

Governance score: 8.64/100

Duke Realty Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Duke Realty Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Duke Realty Corporation share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 61.47% of net profits

Recently Duke Realty Corporation has paid out, on average, around 61.47% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.86% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Duke Realty Corporation shareholders could enjoy a 1.86% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Duke Realty Corporation's case, that would currently equate to about $1.045 per share.

Duke Realty Corporation'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.

Duke Realty Corporation's most recent dividend payout was on 30 November 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 15 November 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Duke Realty Corporation's shares ever split?

Duke Realty Corporation's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 26 August 1997. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Duke Realty Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Duke Realty Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted Duke Realty Corporation's share price.

Duke Realty Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Duke Realty Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $36.9378 up to $66.22. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

DRE.US volatility(beta: 0.65)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Duke Realty Corporation's is 0.6452. This would suggest that Duke Realty Corporation's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Duke Realty Corporation overview

Duke Realty Corporation owns and operates approximately 159 million rentable square feet of industrial assets in 20 major logistics markets. Duke Realty Corporation is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol DRE and is a member of the S&P 500 Index. .

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