Facts You Need to Understand Gaming and Leisure Properties Stock

Large-cap Real Estate company Gaming and Leisure Properties has moved 0.1% so far today on a volume of 1,369,710, compared to its average of 2,362,014. In contrast, the S&P 500 index moved 0.0%.

Gaming and Leisure Properties trades -15.28% away from its average analyst target price of $52.88 per share. The 19 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $45.0 to $59.0, and on average have given Gaming and Leisure Properties a rating of buy.

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

  • Gaming and Leisure Properties's current price is 52.2% above its Graham number of $29.43, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Gaming and Leisure Properties has moved -10.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 14.0%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 2.74, Gaming and Leisure Properties has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 16.4 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • GLPI has a forward P/E ratio of 15.9 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $2.82 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.99 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Gaming and Leisure Properties is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 3.02 compared to its sector average of 2.24

  • GLPI is engaged in the business of acquiring, financing, and owning real estate property to be leased to gaming operators in triple-net lease arrangements, pursuant to which the tenant is responsible for all facility maintenance, insurance required in connection with the leased properties and the business conducted on the leased properties, taxes levied on or with respect to the leased properties and all utilities and other services necessary or appropriate for the leased properties and the business conducted on the leased properties..

  • Based in Wyomissing, the company has 17 full time employees and a market cap of $11.96 Billion. Gaming and Leisure Properties currently returns an annual dividend yield of 6.4%.

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