Whitestone REIT Company Profile (NYSE:WSR)

About Whitestone REIT

Whitestone REIT logoWhitestone REIT is a real estate investment trust. The Company owns, manages and redevelops retail properties, which are referred to as Community Centered Properties. As of June 30, 2016, the Company owned and operated 69 commercial properties consisting of 47 retail properties containing approximately 4.1 million square feet of gross leasable area; four office properties containing approximately 0.5 million square feet of gross leasable area, and 10 office/flex properties containing approximately 1.1 million square feet of gross leasable area. As of June 30, 2016, its redevelopment portfolio included two retail properties containing approximately 0.1 million square feet of gross leasable area and six parcels of land held for future development. The Company's properties include Gilbert Tuscany Village property, Quinlan Crossing, Davenport Village and City View Village. Its properties are principally located in Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio and Phoenix.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WSR
  • CUSIP: 96608420
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.92
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.91
  • 52-Week Range: $9.94 - $16.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 44.34
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 41.47
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $412.45M
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,252,000
  • Beta: 0.92
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 9.33%
  • Return on Equity: 3.83%
  • Return on Assets: 1.18%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.10%
  • Current Ratio: 0.82%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.82%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $17.50 (24.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/19/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$16.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Maxim GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$18.50 -> $20.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/14/2015SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$11.50View Rating Details
5/7/2015WunderlichLower Price TargetBuy$17.50 -> $16.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2017        
7/27/2016Q2$0.34$0.32$26.04 million$25.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.34$0.34$25.57 million$25.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.31$0.34$24.78 million$25.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q3$0.31$0.34$23.34 million$24.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.32$0.35$21.60 million$22.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.32$0.34$20.40 million$21.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.28$0.32$19.82 million$19.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q314$0.27$0.30$18.30 million$18.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q1 14$0.28$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014$0.24$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q213$0.25$0.26$15.11 million$14.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q113$0.27$0.24$14.79 million$13.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.24$0.22$11.52 million$11.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.33 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.34 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.27$0.27$0.27
Q4 20161$0.26$0.26$0.26
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)
Annual Dividend:$1.14
Dividend Yield:8.09%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:345.47% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
345.45% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
335.29% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/22/2016monthly$0.108.23%2/1/20172/3/20172/10/2017
12/22/2016monthly$0.108.23%3/1/20173/3/20173/10/2017
12/21/2016monthly$0.108.23%12/30/20161/4/20171/12/2017
9/22/2016monthly$0.107.96%9/29/201610/3/201610/12/2016
9/22/2016monthly$0.107.96%10/28/201611/1/201611/11/2016
9/22/2016monthly$0.107.96%11/29/201612/1/201612/9/2016
6/7/2016monthly$0.108.03%8/30/20169/1/20169/9/2016
6/7/2016monthly$0.108.03%7/28/20168/1/20168/9/2016
6/7/2016monthly$0.108.03%6/29/20167/1/20167/8/2016
3/15/2016monthly$0.109.5%4/28/20165/2/20165/9/2016
3/15/2016monthly$0.109.5%3/30/20164/1/20164/8/2016
3/15/2016monthly$0.109.5%5/31/20166/2/20166/9/2016
12/21/2015monthly$0.109.69%3/1/20163/3/20163/10/2016
12/21/2015monthly$0.109.69%1/4/20161/6/20161/13/2016
12/21/2015monthly$0.109.69%2/1/20162/3/20162/10/2016
9/25/2015monthly$0.109.74%10/29/201511/2/201511/9/2015
9/25/2015monthly$0.109.74%11/30/201512/2/201512/9/2015
9/24/2015monthly$0.109.74%10/1/201510/5/201510/12/2015
6/8/2015monthly$0.108.22%6/30/20157/2/20157/9/2015
6/8/2015monthly$0.108.22%7/30/20158/3/20158/10/2015
6/8/2015monthly$0.108.22%8/31/20159/2/20159/9/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.107.23%3/31/20154/2/20154/9/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.107.23%5/29/20156/2/20156/9/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.107.23%5/1/20155/5/20155/12/2015
12/19/2014monthly$0.107.7%1/30/20152/3/20152/10/2015
12/19/2014monthly$0.107.7%1/2/20151/6/20151/13/2015
12/19/2014monthly$0.107.7%2/27/20153/3/20153/10/2015
8/26/2014monthly$0.107.52%10/30/201411/3/201411/11/2014
8/26/2014monthly$0.107.52%11/26/201412/1/201412/9/2014
8/25/2014oct 14$0.297.52%9/29/201410/1/201410/9/2014
6/12/2014monthly$0.107.98%8/28/20149/2/20149/9/2014
6/11/2014jul 14$0.107.98%6/27/20147/1/20147/9/2014
2/27/2014monthly$0.108.14%5/1/20145/5/20145/12/2014
2/27/2014monthly$0.108.14%3/31/20144/2/20144/9/2014
2/27/2014monthly$0.108.14%5/29/20146/2/20146/9/2014
12/24/2013monthly$0.108.62%1/2/20141/6/20141/13/2014
12/24/2013monthly$0.108.62%2/27/20143/3/20143/10/2014
12/24/2013monthly$0.108.62%1/30/20142/3/20142/10/2014
12/23/2013jan 14$0.101/2/20141/6/20141/13/2014
9/13/2013monthly$0.107.82%11/27/201312/2/201312/11/2013
9/13/2013monthly$0.107.82%9/27/201310/1/201310/9/2013
9/13/2013monthly$0.107.82%10/30/201311/1/201311/8/2013
9/12/2013oct 13$0.1010/1/201310/9/2013
6/4/2013monthly$0.106.99%7/30/20138/1/20138/9/2013
6/4/2013monthly$0.106.99%6/27/20137/1/20137/9/2013
6/4/2013monthly$0.106.99%8/29/20139/3/20139/11/2013
6/4/2013jul 13$0.107/1/20137/9/2013
3/12/2013monthly$0.107.59%5/29/20135/31/20136/10/2013
3/12/2013monthly$0.107.59%3/26/20133/31/20134/9/2013
3/12/2013monthly$0.107.59%4/26/20134/30/20135/9/2013
3/11/2013apr 13$0.103/31/20134/9/2013
12/20/2012monthly$0.108.1%1/29/20131/31/20132/8/2013
12/20/2012monthly$0.108.1%12/27/201212/31/20121/8/2013
12/20/2012monthly$0.108.1%2/26/20132/28/20133/8/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.53%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 43.27%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/19/2016Christine J MastandreaVPBuy2,000$14.56$29,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016David K HolemanInsiderBuy360$14.56$5,241.60View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Paul T. LambertDirectorBuy3,000$11.75$35,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015John J DeeCOOBuy1,000$10.84$10,840.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015Paul T LambertDirectorBuy2,200$14.08$30,976.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015Christine J MastandreaVPBuy1,000$14.32$14,320.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015David K HolemanCFOBuy312$14.31$4,464.72View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015James C MastandreaCEOBuy1,500$14.17$21,255.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Paul T LambertDirectorBuy2,000$14.03$28,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014James C MastandreaCEOBuy1,000$15.09$15,090.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013James MastandreaCEOBuy2,800$13.32$37,296.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013James MastandreaCEOBuy1,000$13.44$13,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013James MastandreaCEOBuy1,000$14.98$14,980.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)
DateHeadline
News IconAnalysts Take Aim At This Stock's Earnings Estimates: Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:WSR)
aikenadvocate.com - February 17 at 8:30 AM
thestreet.com logoWSR Ex-Dividend Reminder (NYSE:WSR)
www.thestreet.com - February 1 at 7:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoWhitestone REIT breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WSR-US : February 1, 2017 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 7:29 AM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:WSR)
wsbeacon.com - January 31 at 8:09 AM
News IconSilver Capital Management Boosts Position by $601564 in Whitestone REIT (WSR) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:WSR)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 31 at 8:09 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWhy Not Buy 8%-Yielding Whitestone REIT For A Quality High-Yield Income Portfolio? - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:WSR)
seekingalpha.com - January 27 at 4:09 PM
globenewswire.com logoWhitestone REIT Announces Tax Characteristics of 2016 Distributions - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NYSE:WSR)
globenewswire.com - January 27 at 6:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhitestone REIT Announces Tax Characteristics of 2016 Distributions (NYSE:WSR)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:48 AM
investornewswire.com logoWhitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) EPS Target Set For $0.29 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:WSR)
www.investornewswire.com - January 22 at 8:25 AM
capitalcube.com logoWhitestone REIT breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WSR-US : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 3:49 PM
News IconStock Update on Earnings & Estimates for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:WSR)
aikenadvocate.com - January 20 at 2:26 AM
News IconNarrowing in on Chart Levels for Whitestone REIT (WSR) - Springdale Times (NYSE:WSR)
springdaletimes.com - January 18 at 5:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhitestone REIT to Report 4Q’16 and FY’16 Financial Results, Recap Transformational FY’16 and Overview the Platform for Continued Industry-Leading Growth (NYSE:WSR)
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 5:38 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTop 2017 Monthly Pay Dividend SML Dogs: Capitala Finance, Whitestone REIT, And Student Transportation (NYSE:WSR)
seekingalpha.com - January 13 at 3:24 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhitestone REIT (WSR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for... (NYSE:WSR)
www.nasdaq.com - December 30 at 8:44 PM
stocksdaily.net logoWhitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) Analysts EPS Target At $0.25 - Stocks Daily (NYSE:WSR)
www.stocksdaily.net - December 30 at 3:43 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhitestone REIT (WSR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 30, 2016 - Nasdaq (NYSE:WSR)
www.nasdaq.com - December 30 at 3:43 PM
capitalcube.com logoWhitestone REIT : WSR-US: Dividend Analysis : December 01st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : December 27, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - December 27 at 3:23 PM
streetinsider.com logoWhitestone REIT (WSR) Declares $0.095 Monthly Dividend; 8.1% Yield - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:WSR)
www.streetinsider.com - December 21 at 3:55 PM
publicnow.com logoWhitestone REIT’s Board of Trustees Declares First Quarter 2017 Dividends (NYSE:WSR)
www.publicnow.com - December 21 at 11:36 AM
insidermonkey.com logoIs Whitestone REIT (WSR) A Good Stock To Buy? - Insider Monkey (blog) (NYSE:WSR)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 16 at 6:33 AM
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www.insidermonkey.com - December 13 at 8:59 AM
4-traders.com logoWhitestone REIT (NASDAQ:WSR) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NYSE:WSR)
www.4-traders.com - December 13 at 8:59 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLatest sale completes Whitestone's divestiture of non-core assets (NYSE:WSR)
seekingalpha.com - December 9 at 10:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWHITESTONE REIT Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Definitive (NYSE:WSR)
biz.yahoo.com - December 9 at 10:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhitestone REIT Completes Disposition of Non-Core Assets, Advancing the Transformation of Whitestone into a Pure-Play, Community Centered Retail REIT (NYSE:WSR)
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:53 pm Whitestone REIT completes disposition of non-core assets, advancing the transformation of Whitestone into a pure-play, community centered retail REIT; transaction expected to be net income per share and FFO in 2017 (NYSE:WSR)
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPillarstone Capital REIT Completes Acquisition of 14 Real Estate Assets (NYSE:WSR)
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 2:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWhitestone sells two non-core Houston properties - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:WSR)
seekingalpha.com - December 2 at 9:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoWhitestone REIT breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WSR-US : December 2, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - December 2 at 9:29 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWhitestone sells two non-core Houston properties (NYSE:WSR)
seekingalpha.com - December 1 at 9:44 PM
publicnow.com logoWhitestone REIT Completes Sale of Two Non-Core Houston Legacy Properties; Expects to Recognize a $2.1 Million Gain (NYSE:WSR)
www.publicnow.com - December 1 at 9:44 PM
News IconSpot-check on CCI and RSI for Whitestone REIT (WSR) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:WSR)
stocktalkdaily.com - November 29 at 1:22 PM
bizjournals.com logoHouston REIT beefs up SA footprint with $7M retail buy (NYSE:WSR)
www.bizjournals.com - November 22 at 8:36 PM
News IconLooking at the Gauges on Whitestone REIT (WSR) - StockTalk Daily (NYSE:WSR)
stocktalkdaily.com - November 18 at 7:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoWhitestone REIT breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WSR-US : November 16, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - November 16 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWHITESTONE REIT Financials (NYSE:WSR)
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 9:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Whitestone REIT : November 14, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - November 14 at 8:40 PM
globenewswire.com logoWhitestone REIT Will Hold an Investor Open House During REITWorld® at Market Street at DC Ranch, one of its ... - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NYSE:WSR)
globenewswire.com - November 11 at 8:09 PM
publicnow.com logoWhitestone REIT Will Hold an Investor Open House During REITWorld® at Market Street at DC Ranch, one of its Flagship Properties in Scottsdale, AZ (NYSE:WSR)
www.publicnow.com - November 11 at 11:39 AM
News IconSteering Attention Towards Earnings; Analysts Weigh in on Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) Stock - CSZ News (NYSE:WSR)
cincysportszone.com - November 9 at 8:37 PM
News IconCommercial Real Estate Property Manager (NYSE:WSR)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - November 8 at 8:26 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWHITESTONE REIT Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:WSR)
biz.yahoo.com - November 2 at 8:57 PM
News IconConsensus Take: Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) Earnings & Ratings Watch - CSZ News (NYSE:WSR)
cincysportszone.com - November 2 at 12:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WSR earnings conference call or presentation 1-Nov-16 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:WSR)
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 12:19 PM
capitalcube.com logoWhitestone REIT :WSR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 2, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - November 2 at 12:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWhitestone REIT's (WSR) CEO Jim Mastandrea on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:WSR)
seekingalpha.com - November 1 at 8:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Whitestone REIT : November 1, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - November 1 at 1:03 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhitestone REIT Reports Strong Third Quarter Results Highlighted by 220 Basis Points Year-Over-Year Improvement ... - Nasdaq (NYSE:WSR)
www.nasdaq.com - October 31 at 8:01 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWhitestone reports 3Q results (NYSE:WSR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 8:01 PM

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What is Whitestone REIT's stock symbol?

Whitestone REIT trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WSR."

How often does Whitestone REIT pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Whitestone REIT?

Whitestone REIT announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, December 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.095 per share on Friday, February 10th. This represents a $1.14 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.09%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 1st.

Where is Whitestone REIT's stock going? Where will Whitestone REIT's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Whitestone REIT's stock. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Whitestone REIT's stock price to reach $17.50 in the next year.

When will Whitestone REIT announce their earnings?

Whitestone REIT is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

Who owns Whitestone REIT stock?

Whitestone REIT's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (1.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.31%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.29%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.40%), Systematic Financial Management LP (0.31%) and Menta Capital LLC (0.26%). Company insiders that own Whitestone REIT stock include Christine J Mastandrea, David K Holeman, James C Mastandrea, John J Dee and Paul T Lambert.

Who sold Whitestone REIT stock? Who is selling Whitestone REIT stock?

Whitestone REIT's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Menta Capital LLC, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc..

Who bought Whitestone REIT stock? Who is buying Whitestone REIT stock?

Whitestone REIT's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Systematic Financial Management LP, State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Whitestone REIT stock in the last two years include Christine J Mastandrea, David K Holeman, James C Mastandrea, John J Dee and Paul T Lambert.

How do I buy Whitestone REIT stock?

Shares of Whitestone REIT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Whitestone REIT stock cost?

One share of Whitestone REIT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.10.

Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) Chart for Tuesday, February, 21, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)

Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff