Whitestone Reit Company Profile (NYSE:WSR)

About Whitestone Reit

Whitestone Reit logoWhitestone REIT is a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in owning and operating commercial properties in diverse markets in metropolitan areas. As of December 31, 2014, the Company owned a real estate portfolio of 63 properties containing approximately 5.5 million square feet of gross leasable area (GLA), located in Texas, Arizona and Illinois. Its portfolio comprises 30 properties in Houston, six properties in Dallas, two properties in San Antonio, 24 properties in the Scottsdale and Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan areas, and one property in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. Its tenants consist of national, regional and local businesses. As of December 31, 2014, it had approximately 1,347 tenants. Its lease terms for its properties range from less than one year for smaller tenants to more than 15 years for larger tenants. Its primary business objective is to increase shareholder value by acquiring, owning and operating Community Centered Properties.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WSR
  • CUSIP: 96608420
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.62
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.46
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.51
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 43.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.27
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $426.82M
  • Outstanding Shares: 28,588,000
  • Beta: 0.83
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $15.50 (3.40% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR)
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 8/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


Earnings Estimates for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.35 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.33 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.27$0.27$0.27
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR)
Annual Dividend:$1.14
Dividend Yield:7.61%
Payout Ratio:325.71% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
84.44% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
85.71% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/25/2014oct 14$0.297.52%9/29/201410/1/201410/9/2014
6/11/2014jul 14$0.107.98%6/27/20147/1/20147/9/2014
12/23/2013jan 14$0.101/2/20141/6/20141/13/2014
9/12/2013oct 13$0.1010/1/201310/9/2013
6/4/2013jul 13$0.107/1/20137/9/2013
3/11/2013apr 13$0.103/31/20134/9/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR)
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)


Latest Headlines for Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR)
News IconCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER of Whitestone REIT Shares (NYSE:WSR), Holeman David K, buys 360 shares worth $5,242 (NYSE:WSR)
empowerednews.net - August 23 at 11:17 AM
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www.publicnow.com - August 23 at 11:17 AM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 20 at 9:55 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 11:17 AM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 17 at 8:38 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 10:21 AM
publicnow.com logoWhitestone REIT’s Sunset at Pinnacle Peak Property Drives Occupancy to 96% from 66% with “Internet-Resistant” Tenants; Property Net Operating Income Increases 43% (NYSE:WSR)
www.publicnow.com - August 15 at 10:21 AM
capitalcube.com logoWhitestone REIT breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WSR-US : August 12, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 11:38 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Whitestone REIT : August 11, 2016 (NYSE:WSR)
www.capitalcube.com - August 11 at 8:58 PM
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biz.yahoo.com logoWHITESTONE REIT Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:WSR)
biz.yahoo.com - July 29 at 4:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhitestone REIT (WSR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 28, 2016 - Nasdaq (NYSE:WSR)
www.nasdaq.com - July 29 at 11:24 AM
streetinsider.com logoWhitestone REIT (WSR) Misses Q2 FFO by 2c - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:WSR)
www.streetinsider.com - July 28 at 8:48 PM
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sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWhitestone reports 2Q results (NYSE:WSR)
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biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 Whitestone REIT Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:WSR)
biz.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:07 AM
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Whitestone Reit (NYSE:WSR) Chart for Tuesday, August, 23, 2016

Last Updated on 8/23/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff