National Retail Properties Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts (NYSE:NNN)
Shares of National Retail Properties (NYSE:NNN) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twelve brokerages that are currently covering the stock, AR Network reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $37.07.
Shares of National Retail Properties (NYSE:NNN) opened at 34.73 on Monday. National Retail Properties has a 1-year low of $30.01 and a 1-year high of $41.98. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $32.60 and its 200-day moving average is $32.22. The company has a market cap of $4.237 billion and a P/E ratio of 31.57.
National Retail Properties (NYSE:NNN) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, February 11th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $103.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $100.45 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.46 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that National Retail Properties will post $2.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at EVA Dimensions LLC upgraded shares of National Retail Properties from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 19th. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded shares of National Retail Properties to an “underweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 16th. Finally, analysts at Capital One Financial Corp. initiated coverage on shares of National Retail Properties in a research note on Thursday, December 5th. They set a “neutral” rating on the stock.
National Retail Properties, Inc (NYSE:NNN) is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT).
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