There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$1.35, or -3.15%, to $41.56. Volume reached 18,049 shares, with price reaching a high of $41.56 and a low of $41.56. Yahoo Finance discussed the stock recently as it posted Kilroy Realty Increases Common Dividend 3.8%.
This NYSE-listed company operates within the REIT – Office industry segment, falling under the Real Estate sector. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $41.56 and fluctuated between $43.05 as its day high and $41.31 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Kilroy Realty Corporation is $5.00B. A total of 1.03 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 878.24K shares.
Insider trades can also provide insight into a stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, KRC has seen 14 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 8,055 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 76 BUYs and 25 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 364,408 shares during that period but sold 287,867.
In the most recent transaction, Osmond John sold 1,000 shares of KRC for 60.08 per share on May 12. After the transaction, the EVP, Head of Asset Management now owns 11,749 company shares. In a previous transaction on Mar 09, Paratte A. Robert sold 3,425 shares at 73.28 per share. KRC shares that owns now total 27,210.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Werber Merryl Elizabeth disposed of 1,000 shares on Nov 05 at a per-share price of $71.00. This resulted in the SVP, CAO, Controller holding 12,974 shares of KRC after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Roth Heidi Rena sold 12,696 shares at $70.92 per share on Nov 05. Company shares held by the now total 42,702.
The income generated by dividends is an indication that a company is improving its financial position, which is why investors prefer companies paying dividends. Kilroy Realty Corporation pays an annual dividend of $2.16, resulting in a dividend yield of 5.20%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 25.16. KRC’s most recent ex-dividend date was 09/29/2022 when it declared a $0.54 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 10/12/2022. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 07/13/2022 with an ex-dividend date of 06/29/2022. The dividend was $0.52 per share in cash.
Even though price targets are rarely accurate, they do tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often considered important by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for KRC in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $62.77 with high estimates of $91.00 and low estimates of $50.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, KRC has a high of $79.06 and a low of $40.74.
As of this writing, KRC has an earnings estimate of $1.14 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 4 estimates, with a high estimate of $1.14 per share and a lower estimate of $1.13. The company reported an EPS of $1.17 in the last quarter, which was 4.46% higher than expectations of $1.12.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
In a balance sheet, you can see what assets and liabilities the company has, as well as how much equity investors have invested. These figures can be used to calculate a company’s financial ratios to give investors a better idea of its prospects.
The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Currently, 15 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for KRC is Underweight with a score of 4.00. A total of 7 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 2 rated it as Overweight while 6 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.