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NYSE:WRE

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust Competitors

$22.78
+0.14 (+0.62 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$22.36
Now: $22.78
$22.97
50-Day Range
$21.04
MA: $22.37
$24.38
52-Week Range
$16.95
Now: $22.78
$32.22
Volume14,754 shs
Average Volume492,860 shs
Market Capitalization$1.88 billion
P/E Ratio4.79
Dividend Yield5.27%
Beta0.76

Competitors

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) Vs. DRE, VNO, CUZ, SRC, PSB, and LXP

Should you be buying WRE stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "diversified reits" are considered alternatives and competitors to Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, including Duke Realty (DRE), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Cousins Properties (CUZ), Spirit Realty Capital (SRC), PS Business Parks (PSB), and Lexington Realty Trust (LXP).

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) and Duke Realty (NYSE:DRE) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability and institutional ownership.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

86.4% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.6% of Duke Realty shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Duke Realty shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.3%. Duke Realty pays an annual dividend of $1.02 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays out 72.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Duke Realty pays out 70.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Duke Realty has increased its dividend for 5 consecutive years.

Volatility and Risk

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a beta of 0.76, meaning that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Duke Realty has a beta of 0.53, meaning that its stock price is 47% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Duke Realty's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust123.40%3.10%1.61%
Duke Realty22.76%4.30%2.54%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Duke Realty, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust04102.20
Duke Realty03802.73

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust presently has a consensus target price of $23.20, indicating a potential upside of 1.84%. Duke Realty has a consensus target price of $40.40, indicating a potential upside of 3.86%. Given Duke Realty's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Duke Realty is more favorable than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Duke Realty's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust$309.18 million6.07$383.55 million$1.6613.72
Duke Realty$973.76 million14.86$428.97 million$1.4427.01

Duke Realty has higher revenue and earnings than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Duke Realty, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Duke Realty beats Washington Real Estate Investment Trust on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) and Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability and institutional ownership.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

86.4% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.7% of Vornado Realty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 8.3% of Vornado Realty Trust shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.3%. Vornado Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $2.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.5%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays out 72.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Vornado Realty Trust pays out 60.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Vornado Realty Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Volatility and Risk

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a beta of 0.76, meaning that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vornado Realty Trust has a beta of 1.48, meaning that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Vornado Realty Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust123.40%3.10%1.61%
Vornado Realty Trust6.43%2.31%0.80%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Vornado Realty Trust, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust04102.20
Vornado Realty Trust45101.70

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust presently has a consensus target price of $23.20, indicating a potential upside of 1.84%. Vornado Realty Trust has a consensus target price of $37.6667, indicating a potential downside of 2.32%. Given Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Washington Real Estate Investment Trust is more favorable than Vornado Realty Trust.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Vornado Realty Trust's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust$309.18 million6.07$383.55 million$1.6613.72
Vornado Realty Trust$1.92 billion3.83$3.15 billion$3.4911.05

Vornado Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust. Vornado Realty Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) and Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability and institutional ownership.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

86.4% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.5% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a beta of 0.76, meaning that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.1, meaning that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Cousins Properties, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust04102.20
Cousins Properties01202.67

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust presently has a consensus target price of $23.20, indicating a potential upside of 1.84%. Cousins Properties has a consensus target price of $35.00, indicating a potential upside of 1.69%. Given Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Washington Real Estate Investment Trust is more favorable than Cousins Properties.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Cousins Properties' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust$309.18 million6.07$383.55 million$1.6613.72
Cousins Properties$657.52 million7.78$150.42 million$2.9411.71

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Cousins Properties. Cousins Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.3%. Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.5%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays out 72.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cousins Properties pays out 40.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Cousins Properties has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and Cousins Properties' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust123.40%3.10%1.61%
Cousins Properties45.67%7.61%4.93%

Summary

Cousins Properties beats Washington Real Estate Investment Trust on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Spirit Realty Capital (NYSE:SRC) and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) are both finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Spirit Realty Capital and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Spirit Realty Capital$516.43 million8.04$175.27 million$3.3411.43
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust$309.18 million6.07$383.55 million$1.6613.72

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Spirit Realty Capital. Spirit Realty Capital is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Spirit Realty Capital has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Spirit Realty Capital and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Spirit Realty Capital14602.45
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust04102.20

Spirit Realty Capital presently has a consensus price target of $40.20, indicating a potential upside of 5.29%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a consensus price target of $23.20, indicating a potential upside of 1.84%. Given Spirit Realty Capital's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Spirit Realty Capital is more favorable than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

98.7% of Spirit Realty Capital shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.4% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.9% of Spirit Realty Capital shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Spirit Realty Capital and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Spirit Realty Capital0.46%0.07%0.04%
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust123.40%3.10%1.61%

Dividends

Spirit Realty Capital pays an annual dividend of $2.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.5%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.3%. Spirit Realty Capital pays out 74.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays out 72.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Spirit Realty Capital has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

Spirit Realty Capital beats Washington Real Estate Investment Trust on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

PS Business Parks (NYSE:PSB) and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and risk.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for PS Business Parks and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
PS Business Parks21001.33
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust04102.20

PS Business Parks currently has a consensus target price of $133.6667, indicating a potential downside of 2.56%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a consensus target price of $23.20, indicating a potential upside of 1.84%. Given Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Washington Real Estate Investment Trust is more favorable than PS Business Parks.

Dividends

PS Business Parks pays an annual dividend of $4.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.3%. PS Business Parks pays out 61.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays out 72.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares PS Business Parks and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PS Business Parks$429.85 million8.77$174.97 million$6.7820.23
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust$309.18 million6.07$383.55 million$1.6613.72

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has lower revenue, but higher earnings than PS Business Parks. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than PS Business Parks, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility & Risk

PS Business Parks has a beta of 0.47, indicating that its share price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a beta of 0.76, indicating that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares PS Business Parks and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
PS Business Parks45.25%18.36%9.17%
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust123.40%3.10%1.61%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

69.9% of PS Business Parks shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.4% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are held by institutional investors. 1.4% of PS Business Parks shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust beats PS Business Parks on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends and risk.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Lexington Realty Trust and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lexington Realty Trust00203.00
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust04102.20

Lexington Realty Trust currently has a consensus target price of $12.25, indicating a potential upside of 19.75%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a consensus target price of $23.20, indicating a potential upside of 1.84%. Given Lexington Realty Trust's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Lexington Realty Trust is more favorable than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust.

Dividends

Lexington Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.43 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.2%. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.3%. Lexington Realty Trust pays out 53.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust pays out 72.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Lexington Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Lexington Realty Trust and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lexington Realty Trust$325.97 million8.69$279.91 million$0.8012.79
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust$309.18 million6.07$383.55 million$1.6613.72

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Lexington Realty Trust. Lexington Realty Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility & Risk

Lexington Realty Trust has a beta of 0.63, indicating that its share price is 37% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Washington Real Estate Investment Trust has a beta of 0.76, indicating that its share price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Lexington Realty Trust and Washington Real Estate Investment Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lexington Realty Trust49.72%9.57%4.87%
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust123.40%3.10%1.61%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

90.4% of Lexington Realty Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 86.4% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are held by institutional investors. 2.1% of Lexington Realty Trust shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Lexington Realty Trust beats Washington Real Estate Investment Trust on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


Washington Real Estate Investment Trust Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Duke Realty logo
DRE
Duke Realty
1.9$38.90+0.8%$14.37 billion$973.76 million67.07
Vornado Realty Trust logo
VNO
Vornado Realty Trust
1.8$38.56+1.7%$7.00 billion$1.92 billion132.97
Cousins Properties logo
CUZ
Cousins Properties
1.9$34.42+1.8%$5.11 billion$657.52 million14.77Increase in Short Interest
Spirit Realty Capital logo
SRC
Spirit Realty Capital
1.5$38.18+1.3%$4.08 billion$516.43 million-477.19Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
PS Business Parks logo
PSB
PS Business Parks
1.6$137.18+3.0%$3.66 billion$429.85 million30.15Increase in Short Interest
Lexington Realty Trust logo
LXP
Lexington Realty Trust
2.1$10.23+0.1%$2.83 billion$325.97 million17.05Analyst Revision
American Assets Trust logo
AAT
American Assets Trust
2.3$28.94+0.1%$1.74 billion$366.74 million45.94
Investors Real Estate Trust logo
IRET
Investors Real Estate Trust
1.8$73.17+0.8%$949.45 million$185.76 million17.42
Gladstone Commercial logo
GOOD
Gladstone Commercial
1.5$18.54+2.2%$619.23 million$114.39 million-68.66Dividend Cut
One Liberty Properties logo
OLP
One Liberty Properties
1.4$21.17+0.1%$429.32 million$84.74 million15.23Increase in Short Interest
Whitestone REIT logo
WSR
Whitestone REIT
2.4$8.44+0.8%$357.47 million$119.25 million18.35
GYRO
Gyrodyne
0.6$16.45+3.3%$25.16 millionN/A0.00
This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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