What Does Technical Indicators say About Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)?


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) for the period of 9-Day stands at 90.38% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 92.92%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Whitestone REIT is a fully integrated real estate investment trust that acquires, owns, manages, develops and redevelops high quality internet-resistant neighborhood, community and lifestyle retail centers.  Whitestone’s properties are principally located in Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio and Phoenix, which are among the fastest-growing markets in the country with highly educated workforces, high household incomes and strong job growth.  The Company’s strategy is to target shifting consumer behavior and purchasing patterns by creating a complementary mix of grocery, dining, health and wellness, education, services, entertainment and specialty retail in its properties.  Whitestone’s national, regional and local tenants provide daily necessities, needed services and convenience to the community which are not readily available online.  Whitestone is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) opened the session at $13.65 and after going up 0.15% closed at $13.65. The stock gained 0 points in the last trade.

Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $13.44 and $13.69 during the previous active session. Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) traded with the volume of 711558 with average volume of 473.36 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.99 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.22 and 68.56 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) is at 3.8% and the shares outstanding are 38.41 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) stands at 8.35% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 100.37 while Forward P/E shows the value of 33.54.

The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 4.67 and 1.4 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 56.38 and 0 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) stands at 0 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.

Return on Assets ROA of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) is at 0.5% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) stand at 1.6% and 1.9% respectively.

The payout ratio of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) stands at 813.9%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 1.94% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 4.76%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 7.06% while six month performance of the shares of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) remained bearish with the count of -4.21%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) remained mix at 2.48% and -5.08% respectively.