Picton Property Income Limited (PCTN) is a leading reit-diversified business based in the UK. It opened the day at 75.3181p after a previous close of 76p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 75.1p to a high of 76.7p. The latest price was 75.4p (25 minute delay). Picton Property Income is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 9 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Picton Property Income's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was 62.4p, which is 39.42% down on its pre-crash value of 103p and 25.55% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as 49.7p.
If you had bought £1,000 worth of Picton Property Income shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £511.81 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 £614.17.
|52-week range||48.236p - 100.1603p|
|50-day moving average||74.6294p|
|200-day moving average||68.75p|
|Wall St. target price||100p|
|Dividend yield||0.03p (3.87%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||2.1p|
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|1 month (2020-12-22)||3.29%|
|3 months (2020-10-22)||26.09%|
|6 months (2020-07-22)||10.88%|
Valuing Picton Property Income stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Picton Property Income's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Picton Property Income's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 35x. In other words, Picton Property Income shares trade at around 35x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Picton Property Income's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £27.9 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Picton Property Income's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||£43.9 million|
|Operating margin TTM||63.61%|
|Gross profit TTM||£33.6 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.48%|
|Return on equity TTM||2.3%|
|Market capitalisation||£399.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Dividend payout ratio: 14125% of net profits
Recently Picton Property Income has paid out, on average, around 14125% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.87% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Picton Property Income shareholders could enjoy a 3.87% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Picton Property Income's case, that would currently equate to about 0.03p per share.
Picton Property Income'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.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 5 November 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Over the last 12 months, Picton Property Income's shares have ranged in value from as little as 48.236p up to 100.1603p. 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 (LSE average) beta is 1, while Picton Property Income's is 0.5416. This would suggest that Picton Property Income's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Picton, established in 2005, is a UK REIT. It owns and actively manages a £665 million diversified UK commercial property portfolio, invested across 47 assets and with around 350 occupiers (as at 31 March 2020). Through an occupier focused, opportunity led approach to asset management, Picton aims to be one of the consistently best performing diversified UK focused property companies listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.
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