Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

134.56 -1.43%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/B ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. DLR quarterly revenue growth was 11.30%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (7.11% and 10.70%, respectively). See DLR revenue growth chart.
  2. DLR profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 1.07 percentage points. See DLR profitability chart.
  3. DLR forward dividend yield is 3.72%, higher than the industry (2.00%) and sector (1.04%) forward dividend yields. See DLR forward dividend chart.
  4. DLR Price/Book ratio is 2.43, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See DLR forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  5. DLR average analyst rating is Buy. See DLR analyst rating chart.
  6. DLR average analyst price target ($161.48) is above its current price ($137.44). See DLR price target chart.

Cons

  1. DLR forward P/E ratio is 91.30, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See DLR forward P/E ratio chart.
  2. DLR Price/Sales ratio is 8.83, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See DLR forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  3. DLR PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 4.46, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See DLR PEG chart.
  4. DLR short share of float is 3.66%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See DLR short share of float chart.
  5. DLR short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 6.08. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See DLR short interest ratio chart.