As on September 17, 2020, Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (NASDAQ: GLPI) started slowly as it slid -1.36% to $37.98. During the day, the stock rose to $38.49 and sunk to $37.45 before settling in for the price of $38.51 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, GLPI posted a 52-week range of $12.88-$50.35.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Real Estate sector firm’s annual sales growth was 14.30%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 8.70%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 14.60%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $217.90 million, simultaneously with a float of $205.20 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $8.47 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $36.51, while the 200-day Moving Average is $36.33.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 648 employees. It has generated 1,780,051 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 602,323. The stock had 3.72 Receivables turnover and 0.14 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +70.44, operating margin was +38.62 and Pretax Margin of +34.30.
Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (GLPI) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the REIT – Specialty industry. Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 2.40%, in contrast to 91.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 17, this organization’s Director bought 10,000 shares at the rate of 19.31, making the entire transaction reach 193,100 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 64,440. Preceding that transaction, on Mar 16, Company’s Chairman,CEO,President bought 47,000 for 20.63, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 969,388. This particular insider is now the holder of 4,891,910 in total.
Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (GLPI) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 6/29/2020, the company posted $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.47) by $0.05. This company achieved a net margin of +33.84 while generating a return on equity of 17.99. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.53 per share during the current fiscal year.
Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 14.60% and is forecasted to reach 2.16 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 6.86% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 8.70% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (NASDAQ: GLPI) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (GLPI). The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.07. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $20.28, and its Beta score is 0.96. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 7.55. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 60.51.
In the same vein, GLPI’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 1.87, a figure that is expected to reach 0.53 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.16 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (GLPI)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc., GLPI], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 0.89 million was lower the volume of 1.83 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 62.47% While, its Average True Range was 1.09.
Raw Stochastic average of Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (GLPI) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 74.45%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 57.32% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 23.78% that was lower than 40.84% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.