QTS Realty Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.05 (-0.06 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume5.99 million shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.31 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.59%
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About QTS Realty Trust

QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) is a leading provider of data center solutions across a diverse footprint spanning more than 7 million square feet of owned data center space throughout primarily North America and Europe. Through its software-defined technology platform, QTS is able to deliver secure, compliant infrastructure solutions, robust connectivity and premium customer service to leading hyperscale technology companies, enterprises, and government entities. QTS owns, operates or manages 27 data centers and supports more than 1,200 customers primarily in North America and Europe.


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Overall MarketRank

1.73 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

462nd out of 1,970 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

112th out of 275 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is QTS Realty Trust a buy right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for QTS Realty Trust in the last twelve months. There are currently 8 hold ratings, 7 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" QTS Realty Trust stock.
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When is QTS Realty Trust's next earnings date?

QTS Realty Trust is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 26th 2021.
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How were QTS Realty Trust's earnings last quarter?

QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.63. QTS Realty Trust had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.30% and a net margin of 2.80%.
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How has QTS Realty Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

QTS Realty Trust's stock was trading at $54.51 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, QTS shares have increased by 41.6% and is now trading at $77.19.
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How often does QTS Realty Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for QTS Realty Trust?

QTS Realty Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Wednesday, July 7th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 17th.
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Is QTS Realty Trust a good dividend stock?

QTS Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.59%. QTS Realty Trust has been increasing its dividend for 6 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of QTS Realty Trust is 70.42%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, QTS Realty Trust will have a dividend payout ratio of 78.13% in the coming year. This indicates that QTS Realty Trust may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has QTS Realty Trust issued on next quarter's earnings?

QTS Realty Trust issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.940-3.040 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $602 million-$616 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $608.63 million.

What price target have analysts set for QTS?

16 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for QTS Realty Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $67.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect QTS Realty Trust's share price to reach $75.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.5%.
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Who are QTS Realty Trust's key executives?

QTS Realty Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Chad L. Williams, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 50, Pay $2.27M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey H. Berson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53, Pay $1.02M)
  • Mr. David S. Robey, Chief Operating Officer (Age 53, Pay $829.63k)
  • Mr. Jon D. Greaves, Exec. VP of Quality Special Operations (Age 49, Pay $921.54k)
  • Mr. William H. Schafer, Exec. VP of Fin. & Accounting (Age 63)
  • Mr. Brent Bensten, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Matt N. Thomson Jr., VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 42)
  • Mr. Steven C. Bloom, Chief People Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Thomas Greason, Chief Hyperscale Officer
  • Mr. Stephen W. Douglas, Exec. VP of Fin.

What is Chad Williams' approval rating as QTS Realty Trust's CEO?

204 employees have rated QTS Realty Trust CEO Chad Williams on Glassdoor.com. Chad Williams has an approval rating of 93% among QTS Realty Trust's employees. This puts Chad Williams in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of QTS Realty Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of QTS Realty Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other QTS Realty Trust investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), CyrusOne (CONE), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), AT&T (T), CoreSite Realty (COR), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Realty Income (O).

What is QTS Realty Trust's stock symbol?

QTS Realty Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "QTS."

Who are QTS Realty Trust's major shareholders?

QTS Realty Trust's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.14%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (7.50%), Zimmer Partners LP (4.28%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.34%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (2.96%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.27%). Company insiders that own QTS Realty Trust stock include Chad L Williams, Jeffrey H Berson, John W Barter, Jon D Greaves, Mazen Al-Rawashdeh, Peter Marino, Philip P Trahanas, Scott D Miller, Shirley E Goza, Stephen E Westhead, Steven C Bloom, Wayne M Rehberger and William H Schafer.
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Which major investors are selling QTS Realty Trust stock?

QTS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Zimmer Partners LP, BlackRock Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, V3 Capital Management L.P., Northern Trust Corp, and Cbre Clarion Securities LLC. Company insiders that have sold QTS Realty Trust company stock in the last year include Chad L Williams, Jeffrey H Berson, John W Barter, Scott D Miller, Shirley E Goza, and Stephen E Westhead.
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Which major investors are buying QTS Realty Trust stock?

QTS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Long Pond Capital LP, Morgan Stanley, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Waterfront Capital Partners LLC, Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, Aew Capital Management L P, and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have bought QTS Realty Trust stock in the last two years include Peter Marino, and Wayne M Rehberger.
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How do I buy shares of QTS Realty Trust?

Shares of QTS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is QTS Realty Trust's stock price today?

One share of QTS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $77.19.

How much money does QTS Realty Trust make?

QTS Realty Trust has a market capitalization of $5.31 billion and generates $539.37 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $15.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.84 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does QTS Realty Trust have?

QTS Realty Trust employs 634 workers across the globe.

What is QTS Realty Trust's official website?

The official website for QTS Realty Trust is www.qtsdatacenters.com.

Where are QTS Realty Trust's headquarters?

QTS Realty Trust is headquartered at 12851 FOSTER STREET SUITE 205, OVERLAND PARK KS, 66213.

How can I contact QTS Realty Trust?

QTS Realty Trust's mailing address is 12851 FOSTER STREET SUITE 205, OVERLAND PARK KS, 66213. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 913-312-5503 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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