Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) went up by 1.22% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $46.96 and move down -0.19%, while GLPI stocks collected +2.00% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/23/20 that Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. Announces 2019 Distribution Tax Treatment

Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) Worth an Investment?

Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ: GLPI) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 31.33 times of increase in earnings at the present.

GLPI Market Performance

GLPI stocks went up by 2.00% for the week, with the monthly jump of 9.38% and a quarterly performance of 18.87%, while its annual performance rate touched 28.03%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 5.30% for GLPI stocks with the simple moving average of 16.69% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for GLPI stocks, with BofA/Merrill repeating the rating for GLPI shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for GLPI socks in the upcoming period according to BofA/Merrill is $2 based on the research report published on January 6, 2020.

Macquarie, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see GLPI stock at the price of $2. The rating they have provided for GLPI stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on October 25, 2019.

Stifel gave “ Buy” rating to GLPI stocks, setting the target price at $43 in the report published on April 15, 2019.

GLPI Stocks 8.52% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought GLPI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -0.19% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 1.41%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.46%, while the shares surge at the distance of +9.33% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +10.73% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, GLPI went up by +2.00%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +18.57% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $44.71. In addition, Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. saw 8.87% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

GLPI Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI), starting from Moore Brandon John, who sold 5,000 shares at the price of $45.00 back on Jan 15. After this action, Rushing now owns 144,535 shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc., valued at $225,000 with the latest closing price.

Burke Desiree A., the SVP, CAO of Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc., sold 35,777 shares at the value of $43.09 during a trade that took place back on Jan 07, which means that Burke Desiree A. is holding 85,778 shares at the value of $1,541,631 based on the most recent closing price.

GLPI Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +38.42 for the present operating margin and +67.55 for gross margin. The net margin for Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. stands at +32.11. Total capital return value is set at 5.40, while invested capital returns managed to touch 4.76. Equity return holds the value 16.90%, with 4.30% for asset returns.

Based on Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI), the company’s capital structure generated 258.36 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 72.10. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 68.24 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 2.64 and long-term debt to capital is 258.36.

EBITDA value lies at 175.10 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 7.30. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 12.94 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.46. The receivables turnover for Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. is 0.71 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.13.