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Two Stocks on Trader’s Radar: Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI) & Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPWR)

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI)

PENNSYLVANIA R.E. INVEST. TR. is a real estate investment trust, engaged in acquiring and holding for investment interests in real estate.

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:PEI)’s Financial Overview

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE) declined -2.55% yesterday to close its trading session at $7.26. The company has 1 year Price Target of $7.86. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust has 52-Week high of $12.45 and 52-Week Low of $5.6. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 12.45 and 52-Week Low on 5.60. The stock traded with the volume of 1.93 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $505.66 Million.

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 9/29/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $-0.11/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $-0.1/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $-0.01 a share with a surprise factor of -10%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 1.4 Percent, SMA50 of 2.41 Percent and SMA200 of -22.18 percent. Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust has P/S value of 1.38 while its P/B value stands at 0.92. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of -2.5 percent, Return on Equity of -10.7 percent and Return on Investment of 0.2 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 61.7 percent and 0.6 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 3.4 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 7 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust have a median target of 8.00, with a high estimate of 10.50 and a low estimate of 6.00. The median estimate represents a +10.19% increase from the last price of 7.26.

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust is expected* to report earnings on 02/13/2019 after market close. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2018. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 4 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.54. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.51.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPWR)

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (MPWR) provides small, highly energy efficient, easy-to-use power solutions for systems found in industrial applications, telecom infrastructures, cloud computing, automotive, and consumer applications. MPS’ mission is to reduce total energy consumption in our customers’ systems and service our customers with green, practical, compact solutions. MPS can be contacted through its website at http://www.monolithicpower.com or its support offices around the world. The company was founded by Michael R. Hsing and James C. Moyer in 1997 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPWR)’s Financial Outlook

The 8 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Monolithic Power Systems Inc have a median target of 149.00, with a high estimate of 165.00 and a low estimate of 135.00. The median estimate represents a +12.88% increase from the last price of 132.00.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. is expected* to report earnings on 02/12/2019 after market close. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Dec 2018. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 7 analysts’ forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.68. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.58.

According to Zacks Investment Research, Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.22. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell).

The Stock surged 1.02% and closed its last trading session at $132. The company has the market capitalization of $5.59 Billion. The stock has 52-week high of $152.21 and 52-Week low of $101.99. The firm touched its 52-Week high on 152.21 and 52-Week low on 101.99. The company has volume of 943764 shares. The company has a total of 42.34 Million shares outstanding.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $1.06/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $1.05/share. The difference between the actual and Estimated EPS is $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 1 percent.

The company has YTD performance of 13.55 percent. Beta for Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. stands at 1.43 while its ATR (average true range) is 4. The company has Weekly Volatility of 2.52%% and Monthly Volatility of 3.04%%.

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. has distance from 20-day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 3.96%, Distance from 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 7.9 percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.18%.

The Company currently has ROA (Return on Assets) of 12.7 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of 15.8 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 21.3% with Gross margin of 55.4 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 18.9% and 16.1% respectively.