Media stories about Life Storage (NYSE:LSI) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Life Storage earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 48.2768097663306 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
- FY2022 Earnings Forecast for Life Storage Inc (LSI) Issued By SunTrust Banks (americanbankingnews.com)
- Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Life Storage, Suburban Propane Partners, DCT Industrial Trust, United Continental, Tandem Diabetes Care, and Crown Castle International — New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developments (finance.yahoo.com)
- A day in the life of a manufacturer’s rep (Part 2) (contractormag.com)
- Intel SSD DC P4510 drives promise dense, efficient bulk storage (techreport.com)
- Life Storage (LSI) to Release Earnings on Wednesday (americanbankingnews.com)
Life Storage (NYSE:LSI) opened at $78.83 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $3,700.14, a P/E ratio of 39.22, a P/E/G ratio of 3.18 and a beta of 0.52. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.85, a quick ratio of 0.19 and a current ratio of 0.19. Life Storage has a 1-year low of $69.00 and a 1-year high of $91.75.
Several equities research analysts have recently commented on LSI shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Life Storage from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $94.00 price target for the company in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. KeyCorp reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Life Storage in a research report on Sunday, November 19th. SunTrust Banks reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $75.00 price target on shares of Life Storage in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Jefferies Group set a $86.00 price target on shares of Life Storage and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co set a $91.00 price target on shares of Life Storage and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $81.79.
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About Life Storage
Life Storage, Inc, formerly Sovran Self Storage, Inc, is a self-administered and self-managed real estate company. The Company acquires, owns and manages self-storage properties. The Company owns its assets and conducts its operations through Life Storage LP (the Operating Partnership) and subsidiaries of the Operating Partnership.
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