Analysts See $0.25 EPS for Whitestone REIT (WSR)

October 14, 2018 - By Darrin Black

Investors sentiment increased to 2 in Q2 2018. Its up 0.81, from 1.19 in 2018Q1. It improved, as 8 investors sold Whitestone REIT shares while 23 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 40 raised stakes. 19.16 million shares or 0.40% less from 19.24 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Legal & General Group Public Limited Liability Corp owns 78,893 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Indexiq Advsrs Ltd Liability Com accumulated 34,166 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Geode Cap Mgmt Llc has 0% invested in Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) for 379,339 shares. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR). Nomura Asset Mgmt Communication Ltd holds 0% of its portfolio in Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) for 24,400 shares. Deutsche Retail Bank Ag has invested 0% in Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR). Cetera Advsr Limited Liability stated it has 24,130 shares. 468,385 are held by Northern Corporation. Sumitomo Mitsui holds 0% or 34,979 shares. 65,700 are owned by Swiss Bancshares. Axa owns 150,200 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association Of America invested 0.04% in Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR). Jpmorgan Chase And has invested 0% in Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR). Mutual Of America Cap Management Ltd Llc stated it has 0% in Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR). Schwab Charles Investment Mngmt Inc invested in 0% or 194,388 shares.

Analysts expect Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) to report $0.25 EPS on November, 7.They anticipate $0.08 EPS change or 24.24 % from last quarter’s $0.33 EPS. WSR’s profit would be $10.19M giving it 12.76 P/E if the $0.25 EPS is correct. After having $0.29 EPS previously, Whitestone REIT’s analysts see -13.79 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.69% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $12.76. About 229,521 shares traded or 0.90% up from the average. Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) has risen 2.03% since October 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.59% the S&P500.

Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Whitestone REIT had 4 analyst reports since April 30, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Maxim Group on Monday, April 30. Maxim Group maintained the shares of WSR in report on Tuesday, May 8 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) earned “Market Outperform” rating by JMP Securities on Wednesday, September 26.

Whitestone is a pure-play community-centered retail REIT that acquires, owns, manages, develops and redevelops high quality ?e-commerce resistant? neighborhood, community and lifestyle retail centers principally located in the largest, fastest-growing and most affluent markets in the Sunbelt. The company has market cap of $520.01 million. Whitestone's optimal mix of national, regional and local tenants provides daily necessities, needed services and entertainment to the community which are not readily available on the internet. It has a 55.96 P/E ratio. Whitestone's properties are primarily located in business-friendly Phoenix, Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio, which are among the fastest-growing U.S. population centers with highly educated workforces, high household incomes and strong job growth.

More news for Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) were recently published by:, which released: “Whitestone REIT’s Board of Trustees Declares Fourth Quarter 2018 Dividends” on September 19, 2018.‘s article titled: “Whitestone REIT Completes the Sale of Legacy Houston Retail Center” and published on October 01, 2018 is yet another important article.

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