|Bid||0.00 x 1000|
|Ask||0.00 x 900|
|Day's Range||25.30 - 25.36|
|52 Week Range||25.04 - 26.72|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||-0.05|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.23|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.84 (7.30%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
# Digital Realty Trust Inc ### NYSE:DLR View full report here! ## Summary * Bearish sentiment is moderate ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Neutral Short interest is moderate for DLR with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $13.17 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold DLR are among the highest of the last year, but the rate of growth is slowing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap CDS data is not available for this security. Please send all inquiries related to the report to firstname.lastname@example.org. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.
The data center business is good in Virginia and the commonwealth is paying for it. In fiscal year 2018, which ended June 30, Virginia abated $79.2 million in sales and use taxes related to hardware, software and other equipment used in data centers, according to the state’s 2018 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. While the exact breakdown is unclear, it’s safe to assume much of that $79.2 million is benefiting data centers in Loudoun County, home to the largest concentration of data centers in the world, with more than 10 million square feet currently in operation and millions more to come from the likes of Cyrus One, Amazon Web Services (NASDAQ: AMZN), Digital Realty Trust (NYSE: DLR) and Google (NASDAQ: GOOG).
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Equinix (EQIX) currently trades at a premium against its peers Digital Realty (DLR), CyrusOne (CONE), and QTS Realty (QTS) based on its TTM price-to-AFFO (adjusted funds from operations) multiple. Equinix has a TTM price-to-AFFO ratio of 20.2x. Its competitors Digital Realty, CyrusOne, and QTS Realty trade at multiples of 17.7x, 18.7x, and 15.0x, respectively.
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The price-to-AFFO (adjusted funds from operations) ratio is considered to be the best multiple for valuing REITs like Equinix (EQIX). The multiple’s implications are similar to the PE ratio.
On August 8, Equinix (EQIX) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $2.28 per share for the third quarter. The dividend is payable on September 19 to shareholders of record as of August 22. The newly declared dividend is 14% higher than the dividend of $2.00 per share that Equinix paid during the third quarter of 2017.
Equinix’s (EQIX) second-quarter adjusted EBITDA of $604 million rose ~19% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis and surpassed its own guidance range of $579 million–$589 million. Higher revenues and lower integration costs mainly drove the adjusted EBITDA growth. The adjusted EBITDA margin of 47.9% was ahead of the company’s own expectation of 46.3%. However, the EBITDA growth remained flat compared to the second quarter of 2017.
Equinix’s (EQIX) second-quarter revenues increased 18% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.262 billion and marked sequential growth for the 62nd consecutive quarter. The quarterly revenues were ahead of analysts’ estimates of $1.259 billion and matched the mid-point of management’s guidance range of $1.257 billion–$1.267 billion (the mid-point is $1.262 billion).
Equinix (EQIX) reported overwhelming financial results. The company’s top and bottom-line results for the second quarter were ahead of analysts’ estimates and marked a significant YoY (year-over-year) improvement. The key metrics also surpassed the company’s own expectations.
Price-to-FFO (price-to-adjusted funds from operations) is the best multiple to measure a REIT and find out where it is overvalued or undervalued against its peers or competitors. The implications of price-to-AFFO multiple are similar to that of the PE (price-to-earnings) ratio.
Since its conversion to a REIT in January 2015, Equinix (EQIX) has been consistent in paying and increasing its quarterly cash dividends every year. Most recently, it paid a quarterly cash dividend of $2.28 per share for the second quarter, which was 14% higher than its dividend payment in the second quarter of 2017. At current market prices, the company’s dividend yield is 1.9%. In 2015, 2016 and 2017, Equinix paid regular cash dividend per share of $6.76, $7.00 and $8.00, respectively. For 2018, the company expects to pay $9. ...
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