Sun Communities Inc. (SUI): Let’s take a bird-eye on it


Sun Communities Inc. (NYSE:SUI) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of -1.62% or -$2.35 shares. The trading starts at $147.19 and closed at $144.71 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $141.02 and day high was $147.19 on Friday, June 19. After the session, the Real Estate sector daily volume shifted to 1.67 million while its average volume is 826.74K. In other hand, the SUI market cap reached to $14.22B.

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is up 2.84% and up 6.46% for month. Its quarterly performance was 26.87% above, while its half year performance is down -4.46%. SUI yearly performance stood at positive 9.58% and fall -5.16% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Sun Communities Inc. is 2.00.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. SUI EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 1.23. EPS for this year is 40.20%, while for the next year its value is 1.96. Sales growth for the current quarter is 38.61 while its EPS Q/Q reached -143.60%. It has an EPS of 27.50% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 3.00%.

Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), Blackrock Inc. and Capital World Investors are the top three holders in Sun Communities Inc. (SUI) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) has 13.77 million shares which valued 1.72 billion. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. owned 8.06 million shares which valued at 1.01 billion. On Mar 30, 2020, Capital World Investors has a total of 4.66 million shares which valued at 581.27 million. In the end, Capital World Investors have 4.99% shares outstanding of Sun Communities Inc. (SUI) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 1.30% and institutional holding shifted to 89.50%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 1.23. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 3 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.25, while 0.46 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for SUI published in the report was 0.21-0.28 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.46 which is higher than -0.17 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for SUI fall -3.12% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 6.56% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 1.27%. The moving average value for Sun Communities Inc. (SUI) is 143.49 and 136.77 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in SUI stock. On Mar 05, KLEIN RONALD A, Director, sold 700 trading shares at the cost of $168.90, which valued at 0.12 million. On Mar 05, COLMAN JONATHAN, EVP, sold 2,336 shares at the cost of $171.73, with total shares of 25,112. On Mar 04, BERGERON STEPHANIE W, Director, sold 2,600 shares at the cost of 167.84. After this transaction, BERGERON STEPHANIE W total shares reached to 23,500 which valued at 0.44 million.