NYSE:QTS - QTS Realty Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$43.35 +0.28 (+0.65 %)
(As of 03/20/2019 03:40 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.07
Today's Range$42.75 - $43.59
52-Week Range$33.47 - $46.69
Volume2,764 shs
Average Volume834,657 shs
Market Capitalization$2.39 billion
P/E Ratio16.74
Dividend Yield3.74%
QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: QTS) is a leading provider of data center solutions across a diverse footprint spanning more than 6 million square feet of owned mega scale data center space throughout North America. 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 25 data centers and supports more than 1,100 Core customers primarily in North America.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$450.52 million
Cash Flow$2.7753 per share
Book Value$17.43 per share


Net Income$-4,460,000.00


Market Cap$2.39 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)

QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is QTS Realty Trust's stock symbol?

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

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

QTS Realty Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 25th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Thursday, April 4th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 19th. This is a positive change from QTS Realty Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41. View QTS Realty Trust's Dividend History.

How were QTS Realty Trust's earnings last quarter?

QTS Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:QTS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.25) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.75. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $112.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $105.28 million. QTS Realty Trust had a negative net margin of 0.99% and a negative return on equity of 0.42%. The firm's revenue was down 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.70 EPS. View QTS Realty Trust's Earnings History.

When is QTS Realty Trust's next earnings date?

QTS Realty Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for QTS Realty Trust.

What guidance has QTS Realty Trust issued on next quarter's earnings?

QTS Realty Trust updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.61-2.71 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.76. The company issued revenue guidance of $471-485 million ex JV ($459-473 million), compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $481.75 million.QTS Realty Trust also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.61-2.71 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for QTS?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for QTS Realty Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect QTS Realty Trust's stock price to reach $45.7143 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for QTS Realty Trust.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for QTS Realty Trust?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for QTS Realty Trust in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for QTS Realty Trust.

Has QTS Realty Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about QTS stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. QTS Realty Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

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 Farmland Partners (FPI), WP Carey (WPC), Store Capital (STOR), Ladder Capital (LADR), Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (SKT), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Simon Property Group (SPG), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Ventas (VTR) and Valero Energy Partners (VLP).

Who are QTS Realty Trust's key executives?

QTS Realty Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Chad L. Williams, Chairman & CEO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jeffrey H. Berson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jon D. Greaves, Chief Technology Officer (Age 47)
  • Ms. Shirley E. Goza, Gen. Counsel, VP & Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Steven C. Bloom, Chief People Officer (Age 55)

Who are QTS Realty Trust's major shareholders?

QTS Realty Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Zimmer Partners LP (4.53%), Land & Buildings Investment Management LLC (2.50%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (2.01%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.00%), Northern Trust Corp (1.78%) and Westfield Capital Management Co. LP (1.69%). Company insiders that own QTS Realty Trust stock include Catherine R Kinney, Chad L Williams, Daniel T Bennewitz, James H Reinhart, Jeffrey H Berson, Jon D Greaves, Peter Marino, Shirley E Goza, Stephen E Westhead, Steven C Bloom and William H Schafer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for QTS Realty Trust.

Which major investors are selling QTS Realty Trust stock?

QTS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Zimmer Partners LP, Millennium Management LLC, Land & Buildings Investment Management LLC, Sapience Investments LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management and Peregrine Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for QTS Realty Trust.

Which major investors are buying QTS Realty Trust stock?

QTS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Norges Bank, Timbercreek Investment Management Inc., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Granite Investment Partners LLC, American Assets Capital Advisers LLC, Phocas Financial Corp. and Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC. Company insiders that have bought QTS Realty Trust stock in the last two years include Catherine R Kinney, Chad L Williams, Jeffrey H Berson, Peter Marino and Steven C Bloom. View Insider Buying and Selling for QTS Realty Trust.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is QTS Realty Trust's stock price today?

One share of QTS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.35.

How big of a company is QTS Realty Trust?

QTS Realty Trust has a market capitalization of $2.39 billion and generates $450.52 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $-4,460,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.60 on an earnings per share basis. QTS Realty Trust employs 606 workers across the globe.

What is QTS Realty Trust's official website?

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

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for QTS Realty Trust (NYSE QTS)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  325 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  289 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  614
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about QTS Realty Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe QTS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe QTS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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