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Essential Properties Realty Trust (EPRT) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.07 (+0.26%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.23 million shs
Average Volume
1.31 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.82 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Essential Properties Realty Trust MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
3.8% Upside
$28.56 Price Target
Short Interest
4.38% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
1.53mentions of Essential Properties Realty Trust in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.35 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.68 to $1.82 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.06 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

449th out of 819 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

94th out of 173 stocks

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About Essential Properties Realty Trust Stock (NYSE:EPRT)

Essential Properties Realty Trust, Inc., a real estate company, acquires, owns, and manages single-tenant properties in the United States. The company leases its properties to middle-market companies, such as restaurants, car washes, automotive services, medical and dental services, convenience stores, equipment rental, entertainment, early childhood education, grocery, and health and fitness on a long-term basis. As of December 31, 2021, it had a portfolio of 1, 451 properties. The company qualifies as a real estate investment trust for federal income tax purposes. It generally would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. The company was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey.

EPRT Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 4/12 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Real estate investment trusts
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$190.71 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$359.60 million
Cash Flow
$1.80 per share
Book Value
$17.94 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$4.84 billion
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EPRT Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Essential Properties Realty Trust stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Essential Properties Realty Trust in the last year. There are currently 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" EPRT shares.
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What is Essential Properties Realty Trust's stock price target for 2024?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Essential Properties Realty Trust's stock. Their EPRT share price targets range from $27.00 to $29.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $28.56 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have EPRT shares performed in 2024?

Essential Properties Realty Trust's stock was trading at $25.56 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, EPRT shares have increased by 7.6% and is now trading at $27.51.
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When is Essential Properties Realty Trust's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2024.
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How were Essential Properties Realty Trust's earnings last quarter?

Essential Properties Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:EPRT) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 16th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.02. Essential Properties Realty Trust had a net margin of 51.34% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.56%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.27 EPS.

How often does Essential Properties Realty Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Essential Properties Realty Trust?

Essential Properties Realty Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 7th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.285 per share on Friday, April 12th. This represents a $1.14 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.14%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 27th.
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Is Essential Properties Realty Trust a good dividend stock?

Essential Properties Realty Trust (NYSE:EPRT) pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.14%. EPRT has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 92.68%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, EPRT will have a dividend payout ratio of 62.64% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Essential Properties Realty Trust issued on next quarter's earnings?

Essential Properties Realty Trust issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of 1.720-1.750 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 1.870. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What other stocks do shareholders of Essential Properties Realty Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Essential Properties Realty Trust investors own include Crown Castle (CCI), Alibaba Group (BABA), General Electric (GE), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Digital Realty Trust (DLR), Cisco Systems (CSCO), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) and Walt Disney (DIS).

When did Essential Properties Realty Trust IPO?

Essential Properties Realty Trust (EPRT) raised $499 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, June 21st 2018. The company issued 32,200,000 shares at a price of $14.00-$17.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, Barclays, BofA Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse acted as the underwriters for the IPO and RBC Capital Markets, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Evercore ISI and Ladenburg Thalmann were co-managers.

Who are Essential Properties Realty Trust's major shareholders?

Essential Properties Realty Trust's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (14.48%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.54%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.41%), BROOKFIELD Corp ON (0.56%), Hazelview Securities Inc. (0.51%) and Sei Investments Co. (0.41%). Insiders that own company stock include Mark E Patten, Peter M Mavoides and Stephen D Sautel.
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How do I buy shares of Essential Properties Realty Trust?

Shares of EPRT stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:EPRT) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

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