QTS Realty Trust, Inc. Class A (NYSE:QTS):
QTS Now Offers AWS Direct Connect in its Chicago Mega Data Center.
In the market the company is trading down by -1.56% since yesterday’s close of $47.45.
The company also declared a dividend that was paid on Wednesday the 5th of October 2016. The dividend was $0.360 per share for the quarter which comes to $1.44 on an annualized basis. This dividend represents a yield of $2.70. The ex-dividend date was Friday the 16th of September 2016.
The stock is trading at $46.71 slightly below the 50 day moving average which is $52.44 and which is just a bit below the 200 day moving average of $53.09. The 50 day moving average was down $-5.73 or -10.92% whereas the 200 day moving average was down $-6.38 or -12.01%.
QTS Realty Trust, Inc. Class A ‘s P/E ratio is 100.24 and the market cap of the company is 2.24B. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $0.47 and is projected to be $2.60 for the current year with 47,857,000 shares presently outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is forecasted at $0.66 with next year’s EPS projected to be $2.90.
Several ratings analysts have provided guidance on the company recently. added the stock to its research portfolio by announcing an initial rating of “Outperform”. Equity analyst Raymond James starting coverage on the stock setting a rating of “Outperform”.
On July 21, 2016 SunTrust Robinson Humphrey added QTS to its research portfolio with a rating of “Buy” and price target of $65.00. On July 18 Deutsche Bank maintained a stock rating of “Hold” and raised the price expectation to $56.00 from $49.00.
On June 6 analysts at Canaccord Genuity starting coverage on QTS with an initial rating of “Buy” and projecting a price target of $63.00. On June 1 analysts at Wells Fargo issued its first research report on the stock giving it an initial rating of “Outperform”.