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How to buy Franklin Street Properties (FSP) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Franklin Street Properties stocks.

Franklin Street Properties is a reit-office business based in the US. Franklin Street Properties stocks (FSP.US) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $5.08 – a decrease of 2.28% over the previous week. Franklin Street Properties employs 37 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $225.8 million.

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  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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Franklin Street Properties stock price (NYSE MKT:FSP)

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Franklin Street Properties shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-18.
Latest market close$6.00
52-week range$3.62 - $6.29
50-day moving average $6.01
200-day moving average $5.32
Wall St. target price$6.83
PE ratio 12.9002
Dividend yield $0.36 (5.79%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.48

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Is it a good time to buy Franklin Street Properties stock?

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Franklin Street Properties price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6 from 2022-01-19

1 week (2022-01-13) -2.28%
1 month (2021-12-20) 0.50%
3 months (2021-10-20) 16.50%
6 months (2021-07-20) 18.81%
1 year (2021-01-20) 30.15%
2 years (2020-01-17) -24.62%
3 years (2019-01-18) 6.82
5 years (2017-01-20) 12.85

Is Franklin Street Properties under- or over-valued?

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

Franklin Street Properties's P/E ratio

Franklin Street Properties's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 13x. In other words, Franklin Street Properties shares trade at around 13x recent earnings.

Franklin Street Properties's EBITDA

Franklin Street Properties's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $93.6 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Franklin Street Properties's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Franklin Street Properties financials

Revenue TTM $225.8 million
Operating margin TTM 7.18%
Gross profit TTM $130.5 million
Return on assets TTM 0.61%
Return on equity TTM 6.91%
Profit margin 22.85%
Book value $7.15
Market capitalisation $655.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Franklin Street Properties share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 95.46% of net profits

Recently Franklin Street Properties has paid out, on average, around 95.46% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 5.79% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Franklin Street Properties shareholders could enjoy a 5.79% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Franklin Street Properties's case, that would currently equate to about $0.36 per share.

Franklin Street Properties'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.

Franklin Street Properties's most recent dividend payout was on 16 February 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 26 January 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Franklin Street Properties share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Franklin Street Properties's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.6179 up to $6.29. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

FSP.US volatility(beta: 0.83)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while Franklin Street Properties's is 0.8317. This would suggest that Franklin Street Properties's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Franklin Street Properties overview

Franklin Street Properties Corp. , based in Wakefield, Massachusetts, is focused on infill and central business district (CBD) office properties in the U. S. Sunbelt and Mountain West, as well as select opportunistic markets. FSP seeks value-oriented investments with an eye towards long-term growth and appreciation, as well as current income. FSP is a Maryland corporation that operates in a manner intended to qualify as a real estate investment trust (REIT) for federal income tax purposes. .

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