Media coverage about Urstadt Biddle Properties (NYSE:UBA) has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Urstadt Biddle Properties earned a news sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.0616789327269 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
A number of research firms have issued reports on UBA. Zacks Investment Research lowered Urstadt Biddle Properties from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, December 22nd. B. Riley set a $20.00 target price on Urstadt Biddle Properties and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 17th. Finally, TheStreet lowered Urstadt Biddle Properties from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Friday, February 9th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $21.25.
Shares of UBA stock opened at $20.06 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 4.49, a current ratio of 4.49 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76. Urstadt Biddle Properties has a 12 month low of $17.20 and a 12 month high of $23.94. The company has a market capitalization of $766.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.44, a PEG ratio of 1.84 and a beta of 0.37.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, April 16th. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 2nd were given a $0.27 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.38%. Urstadt Biddle Properties’s dividend payout ratio is currently 93.91%.
Urstadt Biddle Properties Company Profile
Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc is a self-administered equity real estate investment trust which owns or has equity interests in 82 properties containing approximately 5.1 million square feet of space. Listed on the New York Stock Exchange since 1970, it provides investors with a means of participating in ownership of income-producing properties.
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