NYSE:LSI - Life Storage Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $93.12 +1.01 (+1.10 %) (As of 04/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$92.11Today's Range$92.10 - $93.5352-Week Range$85.29 - $102.91Volume462,134 shsAverage Volume365,488 shsMarket Capitalization$4.34 billionP/E Ratio16.90Dividend Yield4.34%Beta0.46 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Life Storage, Inc. is a self-administered and self-managed equity REIT that is in the business of acquiring and managing self storage facilities. Located in Buffalo, New York, the Company operates more than 750 storage facilities in 28 states and Ontario, Canada. The Company serves both residential and commercial storage customers with storage units rented by month. Life Storage consistently provides responsive service to its 400,000-plus customers, making it a leader in the industry. Receive LSI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LSI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:LSI Previous Symbol CUSIP84610H10 CIK944314 Webwww.lifestorage.com Phone716-633-1850Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.83 Current Ratio0.26 Quick Ratio0.26Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.90 Forward P/E Ratio16.69 P/E Growth4.27 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$550.85 million Price / Sales7.88 Cash Flow$6.6325 per share Price / Cash Flow14.04 Book Value$44.16 per share Price / Book2.11Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.51 Net Income$206.59 million Net Margins37.50% Return on Equity10.18% Return on Assets5.32%Miscellaneous Employees1,953 Outstanding Shares46,633,000Market Cap$4.34 billion Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable Life Storage (NYSE:LSI) Frequently Asked Questions What is Life Storage's stock symbol? Life Storage trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LSI." How often does Life Storage pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Life Storage? Life Storage announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 2nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 16th will be paid a dividend of $1.00 per share on Friday, April 26th. This represents a $4.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.30%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 15th. View Life Storage's Dividend History. How will Life Storage's stock buyback program work? Life Storage announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Wednesday, August 2nd 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 5.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Life Storage's earnings last quarter? Life Storage Inc (NYSE:LSI) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.88 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.88. The real estate investment trust earned $141.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $141.10 million. Life Storage had a net margin of 37.50% and a return on equity of 10.18%. Life Storage's revenue was up 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.76 earnings per share. View Life Storage's Earnings History. When is Life Storage's next earnings date? Life Storage is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Life Storage. How can I listen to Life Storage's earnings call? Life Storage will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 2nd at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8667772509. What guidance has Life Storage issued on next quarter's earnings? Life Storage updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.53-5.63 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.64. The company issued revenue guidance of +1.5-2.5% to approximately $559.1-564.2 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $583.33 million.Life Storage also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.27-1.31 EPS. What price target have analysts set for LSI? 6 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Life Storage's stock. Their forecasts range from $87.00 to $105.00. On average, they expect Life Storage's share price to reach $95.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Life Storage. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Life Storage? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Life Storage in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Life Storage. Has Life Storage been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about LSI stock have trended positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Life Storage earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Life Storage's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Life Storage include Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), HCP (HCP), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), WP Carey (WPC), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Extra Space Storage (EXR), UDR (UDR), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), SINO LD LTD/S (SNLAY), Regency Centers (REG), Gecina (GECFF), Klepierre (KLPEF), Duke Realty (DRE) and Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS). What other stocks do shareholders of Life Storage own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Life Storage investors own include Intel (INTC), Starbucks (SBUX), AT&T (T), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alphabet (GOOG), Extra Space Storage (EXR) and Verizon Communications (VZ). Who are Life Storage's key executives? Life Storage's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Joseph V. Saffire, CEO & Director (Age 49)Mr. Andrew J. Gregoire CPA, CFO & Sec. (Age 51)Mr. Edward F. Killeen, Chief Operating Officer (Age 55)Mr. Paul T. Powell, Advisor (Age 63)Mr. David Dodman, VP, Investor Relations and Strategic Planning Who are Life Storage's major shareholders? Life Storage's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.25%), Strs Ohio (0.14%), Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.09%), Northpointe Capital LLC (0.09%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%) and Reinhart Partners Inc. (0.04%). Company insiders that own Life Storage stock include Andrew J Gregoire, Arthur L Havener Jr, David L Rogers, Edward F Killeen, Kenneth F Myszka, Paul T Powell, Robert J Attea and Stephen R Rusmisel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Life Storage. Which major investors are selling Life Storage stock? LSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Strs Ohio, Virtu Financial LLC, Pensionfund Sabic, Contravisory Investment Management Inc., First Hawaiian Bank and Pratt Collard Advisory Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Life Storage company stock in the last year include Arthur L Havener Jr, David L Rogers, Edward F Killeen, Kenneth F Myszka and Robert J Attea. View Insider Buying and Selling for Life Storage. Which major investors are buying Life Storage stock? LSI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Accurate Investment Solutions Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Reinhart Partners Inc., Northpointe Capital LLC, Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. ADV and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought Life Storage stock in the last two years include Andrew J Gregoire, Arthur L Havener Jr, Paul T Powell and Stephen R Rusmisel. View Insider Buying and Selling for Life Storage. How do I buy shares of Life Storage? Shares of LSI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Life Storage's stock price today? One share of LSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $93.12. How big of a company is Life Storage? Life Storage has a market capitalization of $4.34 billion and generates $550.85 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $206.59 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.51 on an earnings per share basis. Life Storage employs 1,953 workers across the globe. What is Life Storage's official website? The official website for Life Storage is http://www.lifestorage.com. How can I contact Life Storage? Life Storage's mailing address is 6467 Main Street, Williamsville NY, 14221. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 716-633-1850. MarketBeat Community Rating for Life Storage (NYSE LSI)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 411 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 498 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 909MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Life Storage and other stocks. 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