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$146.83
$147.82
50-Day Range
$140.84
$154.31
52-Week Range
$124.65
$165.49
Volume4,260 shs
Average Volume1.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$41.57 billion
P/E Ratio60.01
Dividend Yield3.12%
Beta0.1

Competitors

Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) Vs. ARE, BXP, CONE, KRC, DEI, and SLG

Should you be buying DLR stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "office reits" are considered alternatives and competitors to Digital Realty Trust, including Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), Boston Properties (BXP), CyrusOne (CONE), Kilroy Realty (KRC), Douglas Emmett (DEI), and SL Green Realty (SLG).

Alexandria Real Estate Equities (NYSE:ARE) and Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation and risk.

Risk & Volatility

Alexandria Real Estate Equities has a beta of 0.8, suggesting that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Digital Realty Trust has a beta of 0.1, suggesting that its stock price is 90% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Alexandria Real Estate Equities and Digital Realty Trust, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Alexandria Real Estate Equities01502.83
Digital Realty Trust031212.88

Alexandria Real Estate Equities currently has a consensus price target of $184.00, suggesting a potential upside of 6.45%. Digital Realty Trust has a consensus price target of $165.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 11.37%. Given Digital Realty Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Digital Realty Trust is more favorable than Alexandria Real Estate Equities.

Dividends

Alexandria Real Estate Equities pays an annual dividend of $4.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Digital Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $4.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. Alexandria Real Estate Equities pays out 62.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Digital Realty Trust pays out 69.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Alexandria Real Estate Equities has raised its dividend for 10 consecutive years and Digital Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years. Digital Realty Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

87.6% of Alexandria Real Estate Equities shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.1% of Digital Realty Trust shares are held by institutional investors. 1.1% of Alexandria Real Estate Equities shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Digital Realty Trust shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Alexandria Real Estate Equities and Digital Realty Trust's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Alexandria Real Estate Equities$1.53 billion16.61$363.17 million$6.9624.78
Digital Realty Trust$3.21 billion12.95$579.76 million$6.6522.20

Digital Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than Alexandria Real Estate Equities. Digital Realty Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Alexandria Real Estate Equities, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Alexandria Real Estate Equities and Digital Realty Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Alexandria Real Estate Equities29.07%4.79%2.66%
Digital Realty Trust17.50%5.31%2.48%

Summary

Digital Realty Trust beats Alexandria Real Estate Equities on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Boston Properties (NYSE:BXP) and Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation and risk.

Dividends

Boston Properties pays an annual dividend of $3.92 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Digital Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $4.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. Boston Properties pays out 55.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Digital Realty Trust pays out 69.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Boston Properties has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Digital Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years. Boston Properties is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Boston Properties and Digital Realty Trust's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Boston Properties$2.96 billion5.85$521.53 million$7.0115.83
Digital Realty Trust$3.21 billion12.95$579.76 million$6.6522.20

Digital Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than Boston Properties. Boston Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Digital Realty Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Boston Properties has a beta of 1.24, suggesting that its stock price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Digital Realty Trust has a beta of 0.1, suggesting that its stock price is 90% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Boston Properties and Digital Realty Trust, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Boston Properties17602.36
Digital Realty Trust031212.88

Boston Properties currently has a consensus price target of $103.7333, suggesting a potential downside of 5.67%. Digital Realty Trust has a consensus price target of $165.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 11.37%. Given Digital Realty Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Digital Realty Trust is more favorable than Boston Properties.

Profitability

This table compares Boston Properties and Digital Realty Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Boston Properties35.17%12.31%4.51%
Digital Realty Trust17.50%5.31%2.48%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

86.9% of Boston Properties shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.1% of Digital Realty Trust shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Boston Properties shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of Digital Realty Trust shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Digital Realty Trust beats Boston Properties on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) and CyrusOne (NASDAQ:CONE) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership.

Dividends

Digital Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $4.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. CyrusOne pays an annual dividend of $2.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Digital Realty Trust pays out 69.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. CyrusOne pays out 56.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Digital Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years and CyrusOne has raised its dividend for 7 consecutive years. Digital Realty Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and CyrusOne's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Digital Realty Trust$3.21 billion12.95$579.76 million$6.6522.20
CyrusOne$981.30 million8.90$41.40 million$3.6319.64

Digital Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than CyrusOne. CyrusOne is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Digital Realty Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Digital Realty Trust has a beta of 0.1, suggesting that its share price is 90% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CyrusOne has a beta of 0.46, suggesting that its share price is 54% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Digital Realty Trust and CyrusOne, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Digital Realty Trust031212.88
CyrusOne16602.38

Digital Realty Trust currently has a consensus target price of $165.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 11.37%. CyrusOne has a consensus target price of $82.1667, suggesting a potential upside of 16.19%. Given CyrusOne's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe CyrusOne is more favorable than Digital Realty Trust.

Profitability

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and CyrusOne's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Digital Realty Trust17.50%5.31%2.48%
CyrusOne-2.91%1.23%0.47%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

96.1% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.3% of CyrusOne shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of CyrusOne shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Digital Realty Trust beats CyrusOne on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) and Kilroy Realty (NYSE:KRC) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership.

Dividends

Digital Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $4.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. Kilroy Realty pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. Digital Realty Trust pays out 69.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Kilroy Realty pays out 51.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Digital Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years and Kilroy Realty has raised its dividend for 5 consecutive years. Digital Realty Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and Kilroy Realty's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Digital Realty Trust$3.21 billion12.95$579.76 million$6.6522.20
Kilroy Realty$837.45 million9.30$195.44 million$3.9117.11

Digital Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than Kilroy Realty. Kilroy Realty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Digital Realty Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Digital Realty Trust has a beta of 0.1, suggesting that its share price is 90% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kilroy Realty has a beta of 0.91, suggesting that its share price is 9% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Digital Realty Trust and Kilroy Realty, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Digital Realty Trust031212.88
Kilroy Realty14602.45

Digital Realty Trust currently has a consensus target price of $165.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 11.37%. Kilroy Realty has a consensus target price of $62.9091, suggesting a potential downside of 4.83%. Given Digital Realty Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Digital Realty Trust is more favorable than Kilroy Realty.

Profitability

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and Kilroy Realty's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Digital Realty Trust17.50%5.31%2.48%
Kilroy Realty20.35%3.56%1.89%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

96.1% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.7% of Kilroy Realty shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Kilroy Realty shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Digital Realty Trust beats Kilroy Realty on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) and Douglas Emmett (NYSE:DEI) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership.

Dividends

Digital Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $4.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. Douglas Emmett pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Digital Realty Trust pays out 69.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Douglas Emmett pays out 53.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Digital Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years and Douglas Emmett has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Douglas Emmett is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and Douglas Emmett's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Digital Realty Trust$3.21 billion12.95$579.76 million$6.6522.20
Douglas Emmett$936.68 million6.18$363.71 million$2.1015.72

Digital Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than Douglas Emmett. Douglas Emmett is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Digital Realty Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Digital Realty Trust has a beta of 0.1, suggesting that its share price is 90% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Douglas Emmett has a beta of 0.88, suggesting that its share price is 12% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Digital Realty Trust and Douglas Emmett, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Digital Realty Trust031212.88
Douglas Emmett08102.11

Digital Realty Trust currently has a consensus target price of $165.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 11.37%. Douglas Emmett has a consensus target price of $32.3333, suggesting a potential downside of 1.27%. Given Digital Realty Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Digital Realty Trust is more favorable than Douglas Emmett.

Profitability

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and Douglas Emmett's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Digital Realty Trust17.50%5.31%2.48%
Douglas Emmett34.90%7.53%3.35%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

96.1% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.7% of Douglas Emmett shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.9% of Douglas Emmett shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Digital Realty Trust beats Douglas Emmett on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) and SL Green Realty (NYSE:SLG) are both finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership.

Dividends

Digital Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $4.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. SL Green Realty pays an annual dividend of $3.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. Digital Realty Trust pays out 69.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. SL Green Realty pays out 52.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Digital Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 12 consecutive years and SL Green Realty has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. SL Green Realty is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and SL Green Realty's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Digital Realty Trust$3.21 billion12.95$579.76 million$6.6522.20
SL Green Realty$1.24 billion4.17$281.35 million$7.0010.63

Digital Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than SL Green Realty. SL Green Realty is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Digital Realty Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Digital Realty Trust has a beta of 0.1, suggesting that its share price is 90% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SL Green Realty has a beta of 1.72, suggesting that its share price is 72% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Digital Realty Trust and SL Green Realty, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Digital Realty Trust031212.88
SL Green Realty16102.00

Digital Realty Trust currently has a consensus target price of $165.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 11.37%. SL Green Realty has a consensus target price of $70.8889, suggesting a potential downside of 3.32%. Given Digital Realty Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Digital Realty Trust is more favorable than SL Green Realty.

Profitability

This table compares Digital Realty Trust and SL Green Realty's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Digital Realty Trust17.50%5.31%2.48%
SL Green Realty19.32%3.99%1.69%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

96.1% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.6% of SL Green Realty shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Digital Realty Trust shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.0% of SL Green Realty shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Digital Realty Trust beats SL Green Realty on 11 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


Digital Realty Trust Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Alexandria Real Estate Equities logo
ARE
Alexandria Real Estate Equities
2.1$172.47-0.2%$25.50 billion$1.53 billion39.83
Boston Properties logo
BXP
Boston Properties
2.2$110.97-0.7%$17.19 billion$2.96 billion17.34
CyrusOne logo
CONE
CyrusOne
2.6$71.31-0.8%$8.67 billion$981.30 million-274.26High Trading Volume
Kilroy Realty logo
KRC
Kilroy Realty
2.0$66.90-0.4%$7.76 billion$837.45 million41.04
Douglas Emmett logo
DEI
Douglas Emmett
1.9$33.01-0.8%$5.75 billion$936.68 million18.76
SL Green Realty logo
SLG
SL Green Realty
1.9$74.42-1.5%$5.09 billion$1.24 billion28.40
CoreSite Realty logo
COR
CoreSite Realty
2.0$116.98-0.2%$5.02 billion$572.73 million58.20
Highwoods Properties logo
HIW
Highwoods Properties
2.0$43.61-0.4%$4.52 billion$735.98 million13.98
Hudson Pacific Properties logo
HPP
Hudson Pacific Properties
1.7$27.24-1.7%$4.04 billion$818.18 million194.57
Equity Commonwealth logo
EQC
Equity Commonwealth
1.2$27.40-0.5%$3.32 billion$127.85 million7.49
Corporate Office Properties Trust logo
OFC
Corporate Office Properties Trust
1.8$27.05-0.0%$3.04 billion$641.23 million53.04Dividend Announcement
Brandywine Realty Trust logo
BDN
Brandywine Realty Trust
1.7$13.63-0.0%$2.33 billion$580.42 million7.79
Piedmont Office Realty Trust logo
PDM
Piedmont Office Realty Trust
1.9$18.14-0.1%$2.25 billion$533.18 million6.15
Mack-Cali Realty logo
CLI
Mack-Cali Realty
1.4$16.63-0.6%$1.52 billion$350.93 million-8.27
This page was last updated on 5/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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