W. P. Carey Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.34 (+0.42 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 04:42 PM ET)
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Volume683,465 shs
Average Volume983,398 shs
Market Capitalization$14.45 billion
P/E Ratio32.06
Dividend Yield5.24%
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About W. P. Carey

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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Overall MarketRank

2.01 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

495th out of 2,043 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

111th out of 283 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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W. P. Carey (NYSE:WPC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is W. P. Carey a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for W. P. Carey in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 5 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but W. P. Carey wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting W. P. Carey?

W. P. Carey saw a decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,910,000 shares, a decrease of 46.8% from the June 15th total of 7,350,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 866,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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, July 30th 2021.
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How can I listen to W. P. Carey's earnings call?

W. P. Carey will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, July 30th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were W. P. Carey's earnings last quarter?

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 29th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.43. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $306.17 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $307.61 million. W. P. Carey had a net margin of 36.39% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.42%. W. P. Carey's revenue was up 3.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.25 earnings per share.
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How has W. P. Carey's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

W. P. Carey's stock was trading at $76.01 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WPC stock has increased by 5.9% and is now trading at $80.46.
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How often does W. P. Carey pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for W. P. Carey?

W. P. Carey announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 17th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $1.05 per share on Thursday, July 15th. This represents a $4.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.22%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 29th. This is a positive change from W. P. Carey's previous quarterly dividend of $1.05.
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Is W. P. Carey a good dividend stock?

W. P. Carey pays an annual dividend of $4.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.21%. 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 88.61%. 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 87.50% 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 issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Friday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 4.870-4.970 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for WPC?

6 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for W. P. Carey's shares. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect W. P. Carey's share price to reach $87.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.1% from the stock's current price.
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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 $2.25M)
  • Mr. John J. Park, Pres (Age 57, Pay $1.5M)
  • Ms. Toni Ann Sanzone CPA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 44, Pay $1.27M)
  • Mr. Gino M. Sabatini, MD & Head of Investments (Age 52, Pay $1.3M)
  • Mr. Brooks G. Gordon, MD & Head of Asset Management (Age 37, Pay $950.38k)
  • 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), Inspirion Wealth Advisors LLC (0.04%), Karpas Strategies LLC (0.03%), Cozad Asset Management Inc. (0.02%) and Weaver Consulting Group (0.02%). 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 Old Port Advisors, Cozad Asset Management Inc., Inspirion Wealth Advisors LLC, Weaver Consulting Group, Karpas Strategies LLC, and Heritage Wealth Advisors.
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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 IFM Investors Pty Ltd, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, HBW Advisory Services LLC, Brookstone Capital Management, Alhambra Investment Partners LLC, Cooper Financial Group, and V Wealth Advisors LLC. 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 $80.46.

How much money does W. P. Carey make?

W. P. Carey has a market capitalization of $14.45 billion and generates $1.21 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $455.36 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.74 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does W. P. Carey have?

W. P. Carey employs 188 workers across the globe.

When was W. P. Carey founded?

W. P. Carey was founded in 1973.

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 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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