Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [NYSE: HPP] closed the trading session at $27.34 on 06/16/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $26.655, while the highest price level was $27.745. The stocks have a year to date performance of -27.38 percent and weekly performance of -4.10 percent. The stock has been moved at -23.03 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 37.46 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 22.05 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 2.78M shares, HPP reached to a volume of 1101517 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for HPP shares is $30.21 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on HPP stock is a recommendation set at 1.90. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Jefferies have made an estimate for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Hold, with their previous recommendation back on April 16, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Mizuho raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on February 04, 2020, representing the official price target for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $42, while Mizuho analysts kept a Buy rating on HPP stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. is set at 1.52, with the Price to Sales ratio for HPP stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.88. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.27, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.66.
HPP stock trade performance evaluation
Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -4.10. With this latest performance, HPP shares gained by 37.46% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -23.03% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -20.45% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for HPP stock in for the last two-week period is set at 57.76, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 58.30, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 56.06 for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 24.21, while it was recorded at 26.43 for the last single week of trading, and 31.34 for the last 200 days.
Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP] shares currently have an operating margin of +6.72 and a Gross Margin at +29.03. Hudson Pacific Properties Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +5.26.
Return on Total Capital for HPP is now 0.80, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 0.67. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 1.24, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.60. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 96.07. Additionally, HPP Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 49.00, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 44.09. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 94.34, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 47.98.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP] managed to generate an average of $124,890 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.52 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.11.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. posted 0.08/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.15/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -46.70%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for HPP. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. go to 9.00%.
Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [HPP]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $4,186 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of HPP stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 22,605,059, which is approximately 0.247% of the company’s market cap and around 1.20% of the total institutional ownership; COHEN & STEERS, INC., holding 12,267,532 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $318.71 million in HPP stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $317.33 million in HPP stock with ownership of nearly 3.604% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 129 institutional holders increased their position in Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. [NYSE:HPP] by around 17,445,448 shares. Additionally, 113 investors decreased positions by around 16,866,126 shares, while 26 investors held positions by with 126,801,504 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 161,113,078 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. HPP stock had 30 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,627,239 shares, while 43 institutional investors sold positions of 3,800,415 shares during the same period.