Featured Stock Update: Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD)

Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD)

Bank of America Maintains Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD)’s stock to Buy with the price target of $73. This rating was issued on 9/10/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $63.07 by showing a percentage change of 0.33% from its previous day closing price of $62.86.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) in which Deutsche Bank Maintains Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) to Hold by settling a price target of $68 on 8/24/18. Barclays Maintains the stock to Overweight on 8/02/18 by stationing a price target of $73. Jefferies Upgrades the company’s stock to Buy on 4/12/18 with no specific Price Target. Citigroup Upgrades Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) to Buy with no specific Price Target.

Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) currently has a consensus Price Target of $71.16. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $84 and a Low Price Target of $65.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) where 6 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 7 analysts said it’s a Buy, 3 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.36. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) reported its Actual EPS of $0.6/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) could bring EPS of $0.35/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.25 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 71.4 Percent.

Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) has a market capitalization of 40.46 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 2.74 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $68.20 on 08/20/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 02/09/18 as $58.28. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $71.35. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -3.87%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -4.41% while SMA200 is -1.69%.

Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 6.3%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 2.6% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 12%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -2.23 percent while its Weekly performance value is 0.37%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -4.37 percent and -3.43 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) is 0.78. The Average Volume (3 months) is 3.53 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $1.92 and an annual Dividend Yield of 3.04 Percent. PLD has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 18.15, Forward P/E of 34.07, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 75.58 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 0. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 28.4 percent.

Company Profile:

Prologis Incorporation is engaged in the acquisition, development, and operation of industrial properties in North America, Europe, and Asia. The Company had been formed after the merger of AMB Property Corporation and Prologis. Prologis Incorporation is headquartered in San Francisco, California.