Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE:GPT) Insider Trading Review



Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE:GPT) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $26.91. The stock traded with the volume of 5.24 Million in the last trading session. Gramercy Property Trust opened at $9.11 and closed by showing a decrease of -4.79%. The Bid price in the last session was $8.74 x 40500 and the Ask price was $8.75 x 30100. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Gramercy Property Trust has the Market Capitalization of 3.7 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $10.03 and 52-Week Low of $6.5 and it touched its 52-week high on Jul 29, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

Gramercy Property Trust reported its last Earnings on Nov 02 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.01/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.05/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.04/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -80%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 24 – Feb 28 (Est.).

8 number of analysts also provided their insight on Gramercy Property Trust, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $26.91. They also projected Low Price Target as $8.75 while High Price Target is set at $34.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 5 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 3 reported it as Buy.2 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Gramercy Property Trust annual Divided is 0.5 while it’s Dividend Yield is 5.72%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 0 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 105.3. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 8 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.37, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 65.39 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 0.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 0 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 0% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of -0.3%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 1.04% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is -3.16 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.55 percent.

A look at performance overview of Gramercy Property Trust depicts that Performance (Week) is -0.23 percent while Performance Month is -5.21%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -8.68% and Half Year Performance value stands at -0.29%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 20.25 percent. Gramercy Property Trust has its YTD performance of 17.54 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 9 Nov 2016 where Chief Financial Officer Clark (Jonathan W) did a transaction type “Buy” in which 2400 shares were traded at a price of $8.06. Another insider trade includes Director Eckert (Thomas D) who also initiated a transaction in which 30000 shares were traded on 8 Nov 2016 as “Buy”. On 8 Nov 2016 Director Eckert (Thomas D) traded 20000 shares as “Buy” at $8.73. President Harris (Benjamin P) Sell 100000 shares on 16 Aug 2016 at the price of $9.55.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm DA Davidson on 18-Dec-15 who Initiated the stock  to Buy. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 1-Jul-15, Stifel took an action “Initiated”  to Buy. On 17-Jan-14, the stock was Initiated to Buy by Ladenburg Thalmann.