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Valuation Today: JBG SMITH Properties (NYSE: JBGS)


JBG SMITH Properties trades as part of the real estate sector and is part of the REITs industry. The company CEO is W. Matthew Kelly. JBG SMITH Properties is a real estate company that owns, manages, and develops high-quality, mixed use real estate located in urban, infill locations.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The JBGS stock showed a previous change of -0.03% with an open at 39.61 and a close of 39.52. It reached an intraday high of 39.73 and a low of 39.05.

Business Wire:  JBG SMITH Announces Initial Closing for Washington Housing Initiative Impact Pool


The stock has a market cap of $5.3b with 134.1m shares outstanding, of which the float is 132.5m shares. Trading volume reached 289,938 shares compared to its average volume of 559,095 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, JBG SMITH Properties shares returned 0.64% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -4.94%. Over three months, it changed -3.29%. In one year it has changed 9.13% and within that year its 52-week high was 43.21 and its 52-week low was 33.30. JBGS stock is 18.68% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 38.47 and a 50 day moving average of 41.28. Currently JBGS stock is trading 2.74% above its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy.

Business Wire:  JBG SMITH Announces Initial Closing for Washington Housing Initiative Impact Pool


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 0.3 that ended on 31st of December 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 131.73. Based on 1 analyst estimate, the estimated EPS for the next quarter is 0.41.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr of 2019 (Reported on 05/07/2019): 0.20
4thQtr of 2018 (Reported on 02/26/2019): 0.01
3rdQtr of 2018 (Reported on 11/07/2018): 0.19
2ndQtr of 2018 0.17
1stQtr of 2018 -0.04

The dividend per share is currently 0.90, which is a dividend yield of 2.28%.

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 18.93, which means it may be overvalued by -108.79%.

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 1.30% of insider ownership. Short-interest was 1,901,294, which was 1.42% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 1.93. This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.

The current calculated beta is 0.77.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 2.21%, return on assets is 1.10%, profit margin is 12.78%, price-to-sales is 8.51 and price-to-book is 1.77.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 1  :Valuation Score
 0  :Past Performance Score
 1  :Financial Strength Score
 3  :Future Growth Score
 1  :Dividend Score
 1  :Overall Score

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