A Fresh Investor’s Perspective on STORE Capital Corporation (STOR)

    Donovan Joseph M, Director, added 3,000 shares of STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) to its portfolio at the rate of $29.53 per share valuing $88,580 on Nov 28. The insider has now 50,820 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) was $35.00. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $35.13, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $35.26. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $34.82 and a 2nd Support Level at $34.64. STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) stock has gained $0.30, or 0.86%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $1.23, or 3.64%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $2.30, or 7.03%. This year-to-date, STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) shares have gained $6.69, or 23.63%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

    With 227,070 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $7,886,142K. STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) generates $540,760 K in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $216,970 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 31.53%, a 3-Year Total Return of 29.87%, and a 5-year Total Return of 0.00%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.330 per share on 03/28/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 3.84%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.32.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) reported earnings of $0.20 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.23 per share, representing a -0.03 difference and 13.04% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.26 represented a 0.04 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.22 per share, which was a 19.54% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.47 per share. This estimate came from a total of 8 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.48 and the low estimate was $0.46. In the year-ago quarter, STORE Capital Corporation (STOR) generated per-share earnings of $0.45. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +4.44% .

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 6 purchases (17,844 shares in total) and 0 sale (0 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 24 insider buys amounting to 378,623 shares and 18 insider sales amounting to 143,399 shares. In the past full year, 25 insider purchases were made (involving 381,623 shares) and 18 insider sell-offs equivalent to 143,399 shares.

    Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 79.21, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 44.20, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 43.02. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 75.71 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 42.25.