NYSE:WPC - WP Carey Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $68.25 -0.35 (-0.51 %) (As of 11/20/2018 11:32 AM ET)Previous Close$68.60Today's Range$68.00 - $68.9452-Week Range$59.23 - $72.41Volume15,756 shsAverage Volume2.44 million shsMarket Capitalization$11.05 billionP/E Ratio12.94Dividend Yield5.98%Beta0.55 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Celebrating its 45th anniversary, W. P. Carey ranks among the largest diversified net lease REITs with an enterprise value of over $11 billion and a portfolio of operationally-critical commercial real estate totaling 878 properties covering approximately 87 million square feet. For over four decades the Company has invested in high-quality single-tenant industrial, warehouse, office and retail properties subject to long-term leases with built-in rent escalators. Its portfolio is located primarily in North America and Northern and Western Europe and is well-diversified by tenant, property type, geographic location and tenant industry. Receive WPC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WPC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:WPC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.wpcarey.com Phone212-492-1100 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.21 Current Ratio0.18 Quick Ratio0.18 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.94 Forward P/E Ratio12.98 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$848.30 million Price / Sales12.96 Cash Flow$5.5263 per share Price / Cash12.35 Book Value$31.91 per share Price / Book2.14 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.30 Net Income$277.28 million Net Margins39.03% Return on Equity8.78% Return on Assets3.53% Miscellaneous Employees207 Outstanding Shares161,060,000Market Cap$11.05 billion OptionableOptionable WP Carey (NYSE:WPC) Frequently Asked Questions What is WP Carey's stock symbol? WP Carey trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WPC." How often does WP Carey pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WP Carey? WP Carey announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 19th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 1st will be given a dividend of $1.025 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $4.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 28th. This is an increase from WP Carey's previous quarterly dividend of $1.02. View WP Carey's Dividend History. How were WP Carey's earnings last quarter? WP Carey Inc (NYSE:WPC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.40 by $0.08. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $209.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $215.47 million. WP Carey had a return on equity of 8.78% and a net margin of 39.03%. WP Carey's revenue was down .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.74 EPS. View WP Carey's Earnings History. When is WP Carey's next earnings date? WP Carey is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for WP Carey. What guidance has WP Carey issued on next quarter's earnings? WP Carey issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Friday, November, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.34-5.44 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.82. WP Carey also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $5.34-5.44 EPS. What price target have analysts set for WPC? 4 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for WP Carey's shares. Their forecasts range from $66.25 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate WP Carey's stock price to reach $67.6250 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for WP Carey. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WP Carey? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WP Carey in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for WP Carey. Has WP Carey been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about WPC stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. WP Carey earned a coverage optimism score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of WP Carey's key competitors? Some companies that are related to WP Carey include Prologis (PLD), Public Storage (PSA), Equinix (EQIX), Welltower (WELL), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), Equity Residential (EQR), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Ventas (VTR), Weyerhaeuser (WY), SBA Communications (SBAC), Boston Properties (BXP), Realty Income (O), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST) and Vornado Realty Trust (VNO). Who are WP Carey's key executives? WP Carey's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jason E. Fox, CEO & Director (Age 45)Mr. John J. Park, Pres (Age 54)Ms. ToniAnn Sanzone CPA, MD & CFO (Age 41)Mr. John D. Miller, Chief Investment Officer & MD (Age 73)Mr. Gino M. Sabatini, MD & Head of Investments (Age 49) Who are WP Carey's major shareholders? WP Carey's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.85%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.99%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.41%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (1.00%), FMR LLC (0.93%) and Brown Advisory Inc. (0.55%). Company insiders that own WP Carey stock include Arjun Mahalingam, Christopher Niehaus, Jean Hoysradt, Mark M Goldberg and Peter Farrell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WP Carey. Which major investors are selling WP Carey stock? WPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, American Century Companies Inc., Putnam Investments LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Credit Suisse AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for WP Carey. Which major investors are buying WP Carey stock? WPC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Rehmann Capital Advisory Group, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. and Commerce Bank. Company insiders that have bought WP Carey stock in the last two years include Christopher Niehaus, Jean Hoysradt and Peter Farrell. View Insider Buying and Selling for WP Carey. How do I buy shares of WP Carey? Shares of WPC 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 WP Carey's stock price today? One share of WPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.25. How big of a company is WP Carey? WP Carey has a market capitalization of $11.05 billion and generates $848.30 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $277.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.30 on an earnings per share basis. WP Carey employs 207 workers across the globe. What is WP Carey's official website? The official website for WP Carey is http://www.wpcarey.com. How can I contact WP Carey? WP Carey's mailing address is 50 ROCKEFELLER PLAZA, NEW YORK NY, 10020. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 212-492-1100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for WP Carey (NYSE WPC)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 194 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 228 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 422MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WP Carey and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WPC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WPC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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