NYSE:WRI - Weingarten Realty Investors Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.64 -0.17 (-0.57 %) (As of 02/20/2019 03:33 PM ET)Previous Close$29.81Today's Range$29.32 - $29.7052-Week Range$23.80 - $32.02Volume31,957 shsAverage Volume636,121 shsMarket Capitalization$3.80 billionP/E Ratio12.10Dividend Yield5.29%Beta0.76 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE: WRI) is a shopping center owner, manager and developer. At September 30, 2018, the Company owned or operated under long-term leases, either directly or through its interest in real estate joint ventures or partnerships, a total of 185 properties which are located in 17 states spanning the country from coast to coast. These properties represent approximately 37.4 million square feet of which our interests in these properties aggregated approximately 24.1 million square feet of leasable area. Receive WRI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WRI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryRetail REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:WRI Previous Symbol CUSIP94874110 Webwww.weingarten.com Phone713-866-6000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.93 Current Ratio1.27 Quick Ratio1.27Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.10 Forward P/E Ratio12.94 P/E Growth2.98 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$573.16 million Price / Sales6.64 Cash Flow$3.90 per share Price / Cash Flow7.60 Book Value$14.09 per share Price / Book2.10Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.45 Net Income$335.27 million Net Margins80.35% Return on Equity22.88% Return on Assets10.60%Miscellaneous Employees281 Outstanding Shares128,320,000Market Cap$3.80 billion OptionableOptionable Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) Frequently Asked Questions What is Weingarten Realty Investors' stock symbol? Weingarten Realty Investors trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WRI." How often does Weingarten Realty Investors pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Weingarten Realty Investors? Weingarten Realty Investors declared a special dividend on Tuesday, December 11th. Investors of record on Friday, December 21st will be given a dividend of $1.40 per share on Thursday, December 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 20th. This is a positive change from Weingarten Realty Investors's previous special dividend of $0.25. View Weingarten Realty Investors' Dividend History. How were Weingarten Realty Investors' earnings last quarter? Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 24th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.12. The real estate investment trust earned $125.26 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $126.36 million. Weingarten Realty Investors had a net margin of 80.35% and a return on equity of 22.88%. View Weingarten Realty Investors' Earnings History. When is Weingarten Realty Investors' next earnings date? Weingarten Realty Investors is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Weingarten Realty Investors. How can I listen to Weingarten Realty Investors' earnings call? Weingarten Realty Investors will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8887714371. What price target have analysts set for WRI? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Weingarten Realty Investors' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Weingarten Realty Investors' share price to reach $30.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Weingarten Realty Investors. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Weingarten Realty Investors? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Weingarten Realty Investors in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Weingarten Realty Investors. Has Weingarten Realty Investors been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about WRI stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Weingarten Realty Investors earned a news sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories 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 effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Weingarten Realty Investors' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Weingarten Realty Investors include Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), HCP (HCP), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Extra Space Storage (EXR), WP Carey (WPC), UDR (UDR), SINO LD LTD/S (SNLAY), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), Regency Centers (REG), Duke Realty (DRE), Gecina (GECFF), Iron Mountain (IRM) and Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT). Who are Weingarten Realty Investors' key executives? Weingarten Realty Investors' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Andrew M. Alexander, Pres, CEO & Trust Mang. (Age 62)Mr. Stephen C. Richter, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 64)Mr. Johnny L. Hendrix, Exec. VP & COO (Age 61)Mr. Joe D. Shafer CPA, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Sec.Ms. Michelle Wiggs, VP of Investor Relations Who are Weingarten Realty Investors' major shareholders? Weingarten Realty Investors' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.37%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (9.92%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.17%), Northern Trust Corp (1.81%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.48%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.26%). Company insiders that own Weingarten Realty Investors stock include Andrew M Alexander, Richard David Williams and Stephen C Richter. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Weingarten Realty Investors. Which major investors are selling Weingarten Realty Investors stock? WRI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, QS Investors LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Weingarten Realty Investors company stock in the last year include Andrew M Alexander and Stephen C Richter. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weingarten Realty Investors. Which major investors are buying Weingarten Realty Investors stock? WRI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC, Barings LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Real Estate Management Services LLC, UBS Oconnor LLC and UBS Oconnor LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weingarten Realty Investors. How do I buy shares of Weingarten Realty Investors? Shares of WRI 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 Weingarten Realty Investors' stock price today? One share of WRI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.56. How big of a company is Weingarten Realty Investors? Weingarten Realty Investors has a market capitalization of $3.79 billion and generates $573.16 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $335.27 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.45 on an earnings per share basis. Weingarten Realty Investors employs 281 workers across the globe. What is Weingarten Realty Investors' official website? The official website for Weingarten Realty Investors is http://www.weingarten.com. How can I contact Weingarten Realty Investors? Weingarten Realty Investors' mailing address is 2600 CITADEL PLAZA DRIVE, HOUSTON TX, 77292. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 713-866-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE WRI)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 193 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 289 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 482MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Weingarten Realty Investors and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WRI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WRI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should you buy a closed-end mutual fund?