Public Storage Company Profile (NYSE:PSA)

About Public Storage

Public Storage logoPublic Storage is a real estate investment trust. The Company's business activities include the ownership and operation of self-storage facilities, which offer storage spaces for lease, generally on a month-to-month basis, for personal and business use, ancillary activities, such as merchandise sales and tenant reinsurance to the tenants at its self-storage facilities, as well as the acquisition and development of additional self-storage space. It operates through Self-Storage Operations, Ancillary Operations, Investment in PS Business Parks, Inc. (PSB) and Investment in Shurgard Europe segments. It also has direct and indirect equity interests in over 30 million net rentable square feet of commercial space located in over nine states in the United States primarily owned and operated by PSB under the PS Business Parks name. It manages approximately 30 self-storage facilities for third parties, and has equity interests in and manages over 12 additional self-storage facilities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Industrial
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PSA
  • CUSIP: 74460D10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $214.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $217.79
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $241.72
  • 52-Week Range: $207.06 - $277.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.59
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.47
  • P/E Growth: 3.15
  • Market Cap: $36.80B
  • Outstanding Shares: 173,401,000
  • Beta: 0.61
  • Net Margins: 52.53%
  • Return on Equity: 25.44%
  • Return on Assets: 13.16%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
  • Current Ratio: 0.85%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.85%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.93)
Consensus Price Target: $242.46 (13.24% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/12/2016KeyCorpLower Price TargetUnderweight$220.00 -> $205.00View Rating Details
8/26/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/22/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeSell -> Hold$228.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/10/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$270.00 -> $245.00View Rating Details
6/22/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingMarketperform$250.00View Rating Details
5/13/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$240.00 -> $260.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$235.00 -> $243.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$251.00 -> $253.00View Rating Details
4/25/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$244.00View Rating Details
2/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$200.00 -> $235.00View Rating Details
1/27/2016ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$248.00 -> $275.00View Rating Details
1/7/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/7/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$272.00View Rating Details
12/17/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$243.00View Rating Details
11/10/2015BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageUnderweight$217.50 -> $217.50View Rating Details
10/16/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price Target$195.00 -> $225.00View Rating Details
9/8/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Lower Price TargetHold$209.00 -> $204.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$2.52$624.13 millionN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$2.40$2.34$607.28 million$634.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$2.19$2.10$585.73 million$611.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$2.42$2.46$581.65 million$503.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$2.26$2.33$568.89 million$511.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$2.14$2.17$544.69 million$592.63 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$1.95$1.91$530.53 million$569.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$2.19$2.20$528.73 million$467.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$2.05$2.08$517.90 million$475.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$1.96$1.99$198.89 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$1.86$1.80$488.02 million$519.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$2.02$2.13$475.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2013Q313$1.88$1.92$474.70 million$441.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q213$1.77$1.80$452.22 million$485.38 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2013Q113$1.61$1.65$429.43 million$409.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2013$1.78$1.86$459.25 million$405.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$1.68$1.73$434.99 million$440.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$1.54$1.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$1.42$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$1.44$1.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$1.39$1.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$1.33$1.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2011$1.37$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.58 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $10.46 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$2.20$2.28$2.24
Q2 20163$2.31$2.42$2.38
Q3 20164$2.46$2.52$2.49
Q4 20164$2.61$2.67$2.64
Q1 20172$2.36$2.48$2.42
Q2 20171$2.57$2.57$2.57
Q3 20172$2.67$2.69$2.68
Q4 20172$2.80$2.81$2.81
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA)
Annual Dividend:$7.20
Dividend Yield:3.36%
Dividend Growth:13.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:113.92% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
75.16% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
68.83% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 14.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 77.99%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2016John ReyesInsiderSell30,000$215.41$6,462,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016B Wayne Hughes JrDirectorBuy22,100$252.42$5,578,482.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016David F. DollSVPSell20,000$252.25$5,045,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015John ReyesCFOSell25,000$248.50$6,212,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015B Wayne Et Al HughesChairmanSell420$241.27$101,333.40View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015David F. DollSVPSell5,000$216.30$1,081,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Tamara Hughes GustavsonDirectorSell240,250$196.14$47,122,635.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Tamara Hughes GustavsonDirectorSell159,750$199.12$31,809,420.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Avedick Baruyr PoladianDirectorBuy2,000$189.14$378,280.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Uri P HarkhamDirectorSell5,000$196.81$984,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Candace N KrolVPSell15,000$187.78$2,816,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014David F DollSVPSell17,500$175.58$3,072,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Candace N KrolVPSell10,000$175.61$1,756,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Ronald P SpogliDirectorSell25,000$175.78$4,394,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Candace N KrolVPSell1,900$175.05$332,595.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Candace N KrolVPSell14,282$172.72$2,466,787.04View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014John ReyesCFOSell25,000$169.49$4,237,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014David DollSVPSell7,436$172.03$1,279,215.08View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Candace KrolVPSell7,398$173.00$1,279,854.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014David DollSVPSell7,564$172.39$1,303,957.96View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Candace KrolVPSell7,000$168.08$1,176,560.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Ronald Havner, Jr.CEOSell83,000$168.18$13,958,940.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Steven GlickSVPSell10,000$168.17$1,681,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014John ReyesCFOSell50,000$166.78$8,339,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014David DollSVPSell50,000$167.70$8,385,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Candace KrolVPSell3,802$170.28$647,404.56View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013David F DollSVPSell30,000$153.57$4,607,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Candace N KrolVPSell1,800$168.06$302,508.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Shawn WeidmannDirectorSell15,000$167.28$2,509,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Candace N KrolVPSell10,000$167.13$1,671,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013David F DollInsiderSell40,000$164.62$6,584,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Gary E PruittDirectorSell28,120$164.90$4,636,988.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Public Storage (NYSE:PSA)
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Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) Chart for Friday, October, 21, 2016

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