Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 6 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A total of 4 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 10 research analysts is 1.8, which indicates as a Buy.
Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) : 7 Wall Street analysts covering Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $34.57. The maximum price target given is $40 and the minimum target for short term is around $32, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $3.15.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.
Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $35.48 and $35.12 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $35.79. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $35.45, notching a gain of 0.11% for the day. The total traded volume was 856,153 . The stock had closed at $35.41 on the previous day.
Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI) is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in the business of acquiring, financing, and owning real estate property to be leased to gaming operators in triple net lease arrangements. Triple net leases are leases, in which the lessee pays rent to the lessor, as well as all taxes, insurance, and maintenance expenses that arise from the use of the property. The Company operates in two segments: GLP Capital, L.P. (a wholly owned subsidiary of GLPI, through which GLPI owns all of its real estate assets) (GLP Capital) and the TRS Properties. The GLP Capital segment consists of the leased real property and represents the Companys business. The TRS Properties segment consists of Hollywood Casino Perryville and Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge.