W. P. Carey Inc. (WPC): Price and Financial Metrics

W. P. Carey Inc. (WPC): $61.35

0.45 (+0.74%)

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WPC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $61.35 52-week high $85.36
Prev. close $60.90 52-week low $51.36
Day low $60.39 Volume 1,204,300
Day high $61.57 Avg. volume 1,339,422
50-day MA $64.14 Dividend yield 5.74%
200-day MA $64.04 Market Cap 13.42B

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  • WPC scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 71.63% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for WPC is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 26 weeks.
  • WPC's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 28.62% of US stocks).

WPC Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of W P CAREY INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 6.18% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for W P CAREY INC is higher than it is for about 92.8% of US stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 8.15, W P CAREY INC has a higher such ratio than 86.82% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to W P CAREY INC, a group of peers worth examining would be CUBE, KIM, FR, REG, and EPRT.
  • Visit WPC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.wpcarey.com.

WPC Valuation Summary

  • WPC's price/sales ratio is 8.2; this is 70.83% higher than that of the median Real Estate stock.
  • WPC's price/sales ratio has moved up 2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WPC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WPC 2023-12-29 8.2 1.6 18.3 20.3
WPC 2023-12-28 8.3 1.6 18.6 20.5
WPC 2023-12-27 8.3 1.6 18.5 20.5
WPC 2023-12-26 8.3 1.6 18.5 20.5
WPC 2023-12-22 8.2 1.6 18.3 20.4
WPC 2023-12-21 8.2 1.6 18.4 20.4

WPC Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 14.72%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 10.08%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 39.35%.
Over the past 34 months, WPC's revenue has gone up $235,644,000.

The table below shows WPC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 1,479.086 1,003.556 599.139
2022-09-30 1,451.337 1,003.611 489.163
2022-06-30 1,393.469 974.615 522.782
2022-03-31 1,368.796 973.917 515.349
2021-12-31 1,331.524 926.479 409.988
2021-09-30 1,264.015 870.35 444.998

WPC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WPC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 65.01% of graded US stocks.
  • WPC's asset turnover comes in at 0.085 -- ranking 251st of 444 Trading stocks.
  • GMRE, UMH, and STLY are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WPC.

The table below shows WPC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.085 0.956 0.033
2021-06-30 0.085 0.958 0.034
2021-03-31 0.084 0.957 0.034
2020-12-31 0.085 0.954 0.033
2020-09-30 0.087 0.948 0.034
2020-06-30 0.088 0.943 0.029

WPC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WPC, see our WPC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $85.88 Average Broker Recommendation 1.78 (Moderate Buy)

W. P. Carey Inc. (WPC) Company Bio

W. P. Carey Inc. is a real estate investment trust that invests in properties leased to single tenants via NNN leases. The company is organized in Maryland, with its primary office in New York City. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest WPC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about W P CAREY INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate WPC as an investment opportunity.

W.P. Carey: Buy, Sell, or Hold?

The longtime dividend grower recently reset its dividend payment and moved to unlock capital for long-term investment opportunities.

Yahoo | December 19, 2023

W. P. Carey Announces Unsecured Revolving Credit Facility Extended and Upsized

W. P. Carey Inc. (W. P. Carey, NYSE: WPC) today announced that it closed an amended and restated $2.0 billion multicurrency unsecured revolving credit facility (the "Revolver"), a €215 million term loan and a £270 million term loan (the "Term Loans").

Yahoo | December 14, 2023

This Once Magnificent Dividend Stock Is Still an Attractive Income Investment

W.P. Carey (NYSE: WPC) was a magnificent dividend stock. The diversified real estate investment trust (REIT) had increased its payment each year for a quarter century. W.P. Carey has reset its payment rate by reducing it by nearly 20% following its strategic exit from the office sector.

Yahoo | December 11, 2023

W. P. Carey Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.860 per Share

W. P. Carey Inc. (W. P. Carey, NYSE: WPC) reported today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.860 per share, equivalent to an annualized dividend rate of $3.44 per share, reflecting both the Company's strategic plan to exit the office assets within its portfolio (announced on September 21, 2023) and a lower payout ratio. The dividend is payable on January 16, 2024 to stockholders of record as of December 29, 2023.

Yahoo | December 7, 2023

Why W. P. Carey Stock Rebounded 16% in November

Shares of W. P. Carey (NYSE: WPC) rallied 16% in November, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. W. P. Carey caught its investors off guard in late September when the diversified REIT unveiled an accelerated plan to exit the office sector. The two-part strategy would see the company spin off part of its office portfolio into a new office REIT, Net Lease Office Properties, which it completed in November.

Yahoo | December 5, 2023

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WPC Price Returns

1-mo -8.17%
3-mo 14.85%
6-mo -3.68%
1-year -19.29%
3-year 8.37%
5-year 9.86%
YTD -5.34%
2023 -10.34%
2022 0.47%
2021 22.88%
2020 -5.99%
2019 28.84%

WPC Dividends

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