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Trending Stocks Analysis Report: W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) & Terreno Realty Corporation (NYSE:TRNO)

W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB)

W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates worldwide in two segments of the property casualty insurance business: Insurance and Reinsurance. Each of the operating units within Berkley participates in a niche market requiring specialized knowledge about a territory or product. W. R. Berkley competitive advantage lies in long-term strategy of decentralized operations, allowing each of units to identify and respond quickly and effectively to changing market conditions and local customer needs. This decentralized structure provides financial accountability and incentives to local management and enables to attract and retain the highest caliber professionals. W. R. Berkley have the expertise and resources to utilize strengths in the present environment, and the flexibility to anticipate, innovate and respond to whatever opportunities and challenges the future may hold.

W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB)’s Financial Overview

W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE) surged 0.49% yesterday to close its trading session at $80.62. The company has 1 year Price Target of $75.17. W.R. Berkley Corporation has 52-Week high of $81 and 52-Week Low of $67.17. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 81.00 and 52-Week Low on 65.90. The stock traded with the volume of 333100 shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $9.93 Billion.

W.R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 12/30/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.94/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.79/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0.15 a share with a surprise factor of 19%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 5.16 Percent, SMA50 of 7.4 Percent and SMA200 of 7.05 percent. W.R. Berkley Corporation has P/S value of 1.29 while its P/B value stands at 1.88. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 2.7 percent, Return on Equity of 12.2 percent and Return on Investment of 8.8 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 0 percent and 13.2 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 0 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 9 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for W. R. Berkley Corp have a median target of 77.00, with a high estimate of 78.00 and a low estimate of 69.00. The median estimate represents a -4.49% decrease from the last price of 80.62.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

Terreno Realty Corporation (NYSE:TRNO)

Terreno Realty Corporation is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on acquiring industrial real estate located in major coastal U.S. markets. The Company’s main focus is on markets in Los Angeles Area; Northern New Jersey/New York City; San Francisco Bay Area; Seattle Area; Miami Area; and Washington, D.C./Baltimore. Terreno Realty Corporation focuses on investing in several types of industrial real estate, including warehouse/distribution, flex (including light manufacturing, and research and development) and trans-shipment. The Company will target functional buildings in infill locations that may be shared by multiple tenants and that cater to customer demand within the various submarkets, in which it operates. The Company will utilize local third-party property managers for day-to-day property management. Terreno Realty Corporationy will make all operating and leasing decisions on its properties.

Terreno Realty Corporation (NYSE:TRNO)’s Financial Outlook

The 10 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Terreno Realty Corp have a median target of 40.50, with a high estimate of 50.00 and a low estimate of 35.00. The median estimate represents a -1.17% decrease from the last price of 40.98.

Terreno Realty Corporation is estimated to report earnings on 02/13/2019. The upcoming earnings date is derived from an algorithm based on a company’s historical reporting dates.Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, might revise this date in the future, once the company announces the actual earnings date. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 6 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.34. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.29.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Terreno Realty Corporation has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.86. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock declined -0.85% and closed its last trading session at $40.98. The company has the market capitalization of $2.48 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $42.7 and 52-Week low of $32.7. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 42.70 and 52-Week low on 31.71. The company has volume of 508303 shares. The company has a total of 60.49 Million shares outstanding.

Terreno Realty Corporation (NYSE) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.17/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.16/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 6.3 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 16.52 percent. Beta for Terreno Realty Corporation stands at 0.84 while its ATR (average true range) is 0.76. The company has Weekly Volatility of 2.39%% and Monthly Volatility of 1.64%%.

Terreno Realty Corporation has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 3.86%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 8.18 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 8.9%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.7 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 5.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 2.9% with Gross margin of 73.6 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 32.4% and 41.5% respectively.