Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) went up by 0.60% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $14.30. The company’s stock price has collected 2.15% of gains in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE :RPAI) Right Now?
Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 555.00 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for RPAI is at 1.26. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 7 who provided ratings for Retail Properties of America, Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 2 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $7.21, which is $0.9 above the current price. RPAI currently public float of 212.47M and currently shorts hold a 4.43% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of RPAI was 3.40M shares.
RPAI’s Market Performance
RPAI stocks went up by 2.15% for the week, with a monthly drop of -3.20% and a quarterly performance of -2.63%, while its annual performance rate touched -44.59%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 5.12% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.16% for Retail Properties of America, Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 3.01% for RPAI stocks with a simple moving average of -19.83% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of RPAI
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for RPAI stocks, with Deutsche Bank repeating the rating for RPAI by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for RPAI in the upcoming period, according to Deutsche Bank is $7 based on the research report published on July 27th of the current year 2020.
JP Morgan, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see RPAI reach a price target of $6. The rating they have provided for RPAI stocks is “Underweight” according to the report published on April 22nd, 2020.
Citigroup gave a rating of “ Neutral” to RPAI, setting the target price at $5 in the report published on April 7th of the current year.
RPAI Trading at 2.37% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought RPAI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -53.43% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.16%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.12%, as shares surge +1.22% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -2.92% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, RPAI rose by +2.15%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -53.20% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $6.47. In addition, Retail Properties of America, Inc. saw -50.30% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at RPAI starting from GORSKI GERALD M, who sold 22,171 shares at the price of $6.52 back on Sep 09. After this action, GORSKI GERALD M now owns 64,322 shares of Retail Properties of America, Inc., valued at $144,564 using the latest closing price.
Imperiale Richard P, the Director of Retail Properties of America, Inc., bought 550 shares at $7.86 during a trade that took place back on Mar 12, which means that Imperiale Richard P is holding 74,553 shares at $4,324 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for RPAI
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +11.30 for the present operating margin
- +35.39 for the gross margin
The net margin for Retail Properties of America, Inc. stands at +6.60. The total capital return value is set at 1.63, while invested capital returns managed to touch 0.95. Equity return is now at value 0.20, with 0.10 for asset returns.
Based on Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI), the company’s capital structure generated 105.12 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 51.25. Total debt to assets is 47.85, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 1.68. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 104.97.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 9.42, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.38. The receivables turnover for the company is 6.37 and the total asset turnover is 0.13.