Short Report on Crown Castle Stock

Large-cap Real Estate company Crown Castle has moved 0.7% so far today on a volume of 1,586,355, compared to its average of 3,130,500. In contrast, the S&P 500 index moved 1.0%.

Crown Castle trades -20.38% away from its average analyst target price of $126.35 per share. The 17 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $91.0 to $162.0, and on average have given Crown Castle a rating of hold.

Anyone interested in buying CCI should be aware of the facts below:

  • Crown Castle's current price is 160.6% above its Graham number of $38.61, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Crown Castle has moved -39.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 14.0%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 3.93, Crown Castle has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 25.6 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • CCI has a forward P/E ratio of 31.3 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $3.21 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of -5.39 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Crown Castle is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 6.2 compared to its sector average of 2.24

  • Crown Castle owns, operates and leases more than 40,000 cell towers and approximately 85,000 route miles of fiber supporting small cells and fiber solutions across every major U.S.

  • Based in Houston, the company has 5,000 full time employees and a market cap of $43.63 Billion. Crown Castle currently returns an annual dividend yield of 6.2%.

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