No More Impressive Technical Run? – Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI), Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) recent gain occurred on high volume with 2.73 million contracts changing hands on 06-Dec-18. That’s greater from its daily average of 1.89 million contracts. The first sale was made at $12.23 but later the stock became weaker, and closed with a gain of 4.89%. It was last traded at $12.86 apiece.

Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI): Outperform Candidate With 12.75% Upside Potential

Retail Properties of America, Inc. is maintained at an average outperform rating by 7 stock analysts, and there are at least 1.43% of shares outstanding that are currently legally short sold. The shares went up by 5.67% in value last month. Year-to-date it plunged -4.32%. Analysts are turning out to be more optimistic than before, with 5 of analysts who cover Retail Properties of America, Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) advice adding it to buy candidate list. Wall Street experts also assign a $14.5 price target on Retail Properties of America, Inc., pointing towards a 12.75% rally from current levels. The stock is trading for about -5.44% less than its 52-week high.

Retail Properties of America, Inc. Reports -0.63% Sales Growth

Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI) remained successful in beating the consensus-estimated $0.05 as it actually earned $0.06 per share in its last reported financial results. Revenue, on the other hand, scored -0.63% growth from the previous quarter, coming up with $118.41 million.

RPAI Adds 4.47% In A Week

This company shares (RPAI) so far managed to recover 18.63% since collapsing to its 52-week low. Over a week, it has seen its stock price volatility to stay at 3.13% while shortening the period to a week, volatility was 2.03%. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 5.49% and sits 7.02% higher versus its 50 days moving average. When looking at the past five sessions, the stock returned 4.47% gains and is up by 5.76% compared with its 200-day moving average of $12.38. Also, Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI) needs to overturn a -1% decrease it experienced over the past twelve months.

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) Consensus Call At 2.1

As regular trading ended, Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) stock brought in a $3.3 rise to $116.9. The day started at a price of $113.17 but then traded as high as $117.02 before giving part of the gains back. As for this week, analysts appear content to stick with their neutral outlook with the consensus call at 2.1. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. is given 6 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 9 holds. The company shares sank -6.55% from their peak of $125.1 and now has a $23.83 billion market value of equity.

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Could Grow 7.91% More

DLR’s mean recommendation on Reuter’s scale presents no change from 2.14 thirty days ago to 2.14 now, which indicates a hold consensus from the analyst community. They see Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) price hitting a mean target of $126.15 a share, meaning the stock still has potential that could lift the price another 7.91% . Also, the recent close suggests the stock is underpriced by 19.76% compared to the most bullish target.

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Returns 2.63% This Year

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 1.33 million shares in the last trade. That compares with the recent volume average of 1.61 million. At the close of regular trading, its last week’s stock price volatility was 2.2% which for the month reaches 2.97%. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. dipped to as low as $110.78 throughout the day and has returned 2.63% in this year. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $96.56 but has recovered 21.06% since then.