VICI Properties Inc. (NYSE: VICI) is -0.20% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $9.85 and a high of $28.75 in the current 52-week trading range. The VICI stock was last observed hovering at around $25.67 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.17% off its average median price target of $28.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 22.73% off the consensus price target high of $33.00 offered by 21 analysts, but current levels are -10.87% lower than the price target low of $23.00 for the same period.
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Currently trading at $25.50, the stock is -1.00% and 1.65% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 2.19 million and changing -0.66% at the moment leaves the stock 18.75% off its SMA200. VICI registered 0.87% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 22.24%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $25.78 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $23.48.
The stock witnessed a -0.08% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 7.50%, and is -1.58% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 2.03% over the week and 2.44% over the month.
VICI Properties Inc. (VICI) has around 140 employees, a market worth around $13.78B and $1.09B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 18.63 and Fwd P/E is 13.87. Profit margin for the company is 64.40%. Distance from 52-week low is 158.88% and -11.30% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (6.10%).
VICI Properties Inc. (VICI) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for VICI Properties Inc. (VICI) is a “Buy”. 21 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 1.70, where 1 rate it as a Hold and 1 think it is a “Overweight”. 19 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
VICI Properties Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 05/06/2021 and quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at $0.48 with sales reaching $354.24M over the same period.The EPS is expected to shrink by -12.80% this year, but quarterly earnings will post 34.70% year-over-year. Quarterly sales are estimated to grow 49.10% in year-over-year returns.
VICI Properties Inc. (VICI) Top Institutional Holders
545 institutions hold shares in VICI Properties Inc. (VICI), with 896.24k shares held by insiders accounting for 0.17% while institutional investors hold 108.99% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 536.67M, and float is at 535.60M with Short Float at 4.89%. Institutions hold 108.81% of the Float.
The top institutional shareholder in the company is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 63.02 million shares valued at $1.47 billion. The investor’s holdings represent 11.74% of the VICI Shares outstanding. As of Sep 29, 2020, the second largest holder is Cohen & Steers Inc. with 57.53 million shares valued at $1.34 billion to account for 10.72% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are Blackrock Inc. which holds 43.84 million shares representing 8.17% and valued at over $1.02 billion, while Allianz Asset Management GmbH holds 4.76% of the shares totaling 25.54 million with a market value of $596.98 million.
VICI Properties Inc. (VICI) Insider Activity
The most recent transaction is an insider purchase by ABRAHAMSON JAMES R, the company’s Director. SEC filings show that ABRAHAMSON JAMES R bought 5,100 shares of the company’s common stock on Nov 10 at a price of $23.92 per share for a total of $0.12 million. Following the purchase, the insider now owns 0.1 million shares.
VICI Properties Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Sep 15 that ABRAHAMSON JAMES R (Director) bought a total of 5,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Sep 15 and was made at $25.50 per share for $0.13 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 95784.0 shares of the VICI stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Sep 14, ABRAHAMSON JAMES R (Director) acquired 5,000 shares at an average price of $24.79 for $0.12 million. The insider now directly holds 90,784 shares of VICI Properties Inc. (VICI).