Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG): Analysis on simple moving average


Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG) changes shares on Thursday trading session, with a change of 4.08% or $0.41 shares. The trading starts at $10.04 and closed at $10.04 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $10.01 and day high was $10.66 on Thursday, August 06. After the session, the Real Estate sector daily volume shifted to 1.06 million while its average volume is 674.80K. In other hand, the KRG market cap reached to $889.71M. While, its current target price is $12.44.

On April 25, 2018, BRIEF-Kite Realty Group Trust Reports Q1 FFO Per Share Of $0.51. According to the news reported on Reuters, * Q1 2018 RESULTS INCLUDED A $24.1 MILLION CHARGE FOR AN OPERATING PROPERTY IMPAIRMENT

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 4.60% and down -2.61% for month. Its quarterly performance was 12.85% above, while its half year performance is down -41.42%. KRG yearly performance stood at negative -31.43% and fall -46.49% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Kite Realty Group Trust is 2.80.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. KRG EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -0.08. EPS for this year is 98.90%, while for the next year its value is -0.07. Its EPS Q/Q reached -101.30%. It has an EPS of 53.70% up for past five years.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on KRG for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 1 of 11 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 1 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 9 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 11 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 11, 0 rated it sell, 1 rated it as Buy and 9 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $10.50 – $17.00. Average target price for KRG was reached at $12.44.

The insider ownership moved to 0.90% and institutional holding shifted to 99.40%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -0.08. According to the most recent quarter report on (Sep 2020), 1 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.05, while -0.05 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for KRG published in the report was -$0.05 – -$0.05 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was -0.05 which is higher than -0.06 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 KRG fall -25.59% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -5.20% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was 4.23%. The moving average value for Kite Realty Group Trust (KRG) is 12.00 and 10.55 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in KRG stock. On Feb 26, Heath R Fear, EVP & Chief Financial Officer, bought 6,000 trading shares at the cost of $16.87, which valued at 0.1 million. On Nov 15, Kite John A, Chairman & CEO, sold 12,500 shares at the cost of $18.78, with total shares of 13,610. On Sep 19, Kite John A, Chairman & CEO, sold 17,000 shares at the cost of 15.85. After this transaction, Kite John A total shares reached to 13,610 which valued at 0.27 million.