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W. P. Carey Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.41 (-2.02 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $68.54
50-Day Range
MA: $67.92
52-Week Range
Now: $68.54
Volume1.18 million shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.02 billion
P/E Ratio34.62
Dividend Yield6.10%
W. P. Carey ranks among the largest net lease REITs with an enterprise value of approximately $18 billion and a diversified portfolio of operationally-critical commercial real estate that includes 1,215 net lease properties covering approximately 142 million square feet as of September 30, 2020. For nearly five decades, the company has invested in high-quality single-tenant industrial, warehouse, office, retail and self-storage properties subject to long-term net leases with built-in rent escalators. Its portfolio is located primarily in the U.S. and Northern and Western Europe and is well-diversified by tenant, property type, geographic location and tenant industry.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.23 billion
Cash Flow$5.16 per share
Book Value$40.33 per share


Net Income$305.24 million


Market Cap$12.02 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.67 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

505th out of 1,944 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

120th out of 273 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-1.41 (-2.02 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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W. P. Carey (NYSE:WPC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is W. P. Carey a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for W. P. Carey in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" W. P. Carey stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than W. P. Carey?

Wall Street analysts have given W. P. Carey a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but W. P. Carey wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is W. P. Carey's next earnings date?

W. P. Carey is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 7th 2021.
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How were W. P. Carey's earnings last quarter?

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 11th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.15 by $0.39. The real estate investment trust earned $307.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $297.15 million. W. P. Carey had a net margin of 28.17% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.98%. W. P. Carey's revenue for the quarter was up 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.75 EPS.
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How has W. P. Carey's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

W. P. Carey's stock was trading at $76.01 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WPC stock has decreased by 9.8% and is now trading at $68.54.
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How often does W. P. Carey pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for W. P. Carey?

W. P. Carey declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $1.046 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $4.18 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 30th. This is a boost from W. P. Carey's previous quarterly dividend of $1.04.
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Is W. P. Carey a good dividend stock?

W. P. Carey pays an annual dividend of $4.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.10%. WPC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. W. P. Carey has been increasing its dividend for 22 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of W. P. Carey is 83.60%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, W. P. Carey will have a dividend payout ratio of 89.89% in the coming year. This indicates that W. P. Carey may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has W. P. Carey issued on next quarter's earnings?

W. P. Carey updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Friday, February, 12th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.79-4.93 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.60.

What price target have analysts set for WPC?

3 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for W. P. Carey's stock. Their forecasts range from $52.00 to $77.00. On average, they anticipate W. P. Carey's share price to reach $64.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.9%.
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Who are W. P. Carey's key executives?

W. P. Carey's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jason E. Fox, CEO & Director (Age 48, Pay $2.13M)
  • Mr. John J. Park, Pres (Age 57, Pay $1.52M)
  • Ms. Toni Sanzone CPA, MD & CFO (Age 44, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. Gino M. Sabatini, MD & Head of Investments (Age 52, Pay $1.39M)
  • Mr. Brooks G. Gordon, MD & Head of Asset Management (Age 37, Pay $832.42k)
  • Mr. John D. Miller, Chief Investment Officer & MD (Age 76)
  • Mr. Arjun Mahalingam, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 37)
  • Ms. Susan C. Hyde, MD, Chief Admin. Officer, Chief Ethics Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Peter Sands, Exec. Director & Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Edward V. LaPuma, MD & Head of International Investments (Age 47)

What is Jason Fox's approval rating as W. P. Carey's CEO?

10 employees have rated W. P. Carey CEO Jason Fox on Glassdoor.com. Jason Fox has an approval rating of 80% among W. P. Carey's employees. 48.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at W. P. Carey to a friend.

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What other stocks do shareholders of W. P. Carey own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other W. P. Carey investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Realty Income (O), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Intel (INTC) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

What is W. P. Carey's stock symbol?

W. P. Carey trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WPC."

Who are W. P. Carey's major shareholders?

W. P. Carey's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.82%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.42%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (1.38%), Northern Trust Corp (1.05%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.68%). Company insiders that own W. P. Carey stock include Arjun Mahalingam, Christopher Niehaus, Jason E Fox, Mark A Alexander and Robert J Flanagan.
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Which major investors are selling W. P. Carey stock?

WPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., National Pension Service, California Public Employees Retirement System, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., QS Investors LLC, and HGI Capital Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying W. P. Carey stock?

WPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Presima Inc., TruWealth Advisors LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Cibc World Markets Corp, Brown Advisory Inc., and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have bought W. P. Carey stock in the last two years include Arjun Mahalingam, Christopher Niehaus, Jason E Fox, Mark A Alexander, and Robert J Flanagan.
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How do I buy shares of W. P. Carey?

Shares of WPC 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 W. P. Carey's stock price today?

One share of WPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.54.

How much money does W. P. Carey make?

W. P. Carey has a market capitalization of $12.02 billion and generates $1.23 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $305.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.00 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does W. P. Carey have?

W. P. Carey employs 204 workers across the globe.

What is W. P. Carey's official website?

The official website for W. P. Carey is www.wpcarey.com.

Where are W. P. Carey's headquarters?

W. P. Carey is headquartered at 50 ROCKEFELLER PLAZA, NEW YORK NY, 10020.

How can I contact W. P. Carey?

W. P. 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]

This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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