News stories about One Liberty Properties (NYSE:OLP) have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. One Liberty Properties earned a daily sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 48.2951166086378 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

OLP opened at $28.23 on Monday. One Liberty Properties has a fifty-two week low of $21.02 and a fifty-two week high of $29.44. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.36, a current ratio of 1.63 and a quick ratio of 1.63. The firm has a market capitalization of $544.50 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.51, a PEG ratio of 2.39 and a beta of 0.61.

One Liberty Properties (NYSE:OLP) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.50 by ($0.27). One Liberty Properties had a net margin of 27.68% and a return on equity of 7.24%. The firm had revenue of $19.75 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $19.78 million. equities analysts anticipate that One Liberty Properties will post 1.97 EPS for the current year.

A number of research firms have weighed in on OLP. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of One Liberty Properties from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 10th. TheStreet raised shares of One Liberty Properties from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Friday, June 29th. Finally, B. Riley lifted their price objective on shares of One Liberty Properties from $24.50 to $27.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 8th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, One Liberty Properties has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $28.33.

In other news, VP Justin Clair sold 980 shares of One Liberty Properties stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.00, for a total value of $25,480.00. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 31,940 shares in the company, valued at $830,440. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Director Jesse Robert Lovejoy sold 4,000 shares of One Liberty Properties stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.93, for a total transaction of $111,720.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 21.90% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

One Liberty Properties Company Profile

One Liberty is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust incorporated in Maryland in 1982. The Company acquires, owns and manages a geographically diversified portfolio consisting primarily of industrial, retail, restaurant, health and fitness and theater properties. Many of these properties are subject to long term net leases under which the tenant is typically responsible for the property's real estate taxes, insurance and ordinary maintenance and repairs.

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