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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.01
WRE's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
88% of the 665 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 0.06 vs. WRE: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WRE' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.02 Max: 0.11
Current: 0.01
0.01
0.11
Equity-to-Asset 0.47
WRE's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
61% of the 687 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. WRE: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WRE' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.39 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.47
0.26
0.54
Interest Coverage 3.23
WRE's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 695 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 3.62 vs. WRE: 3.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WRE' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.14 Max: 3.23
Current: 3.23
0.76
3.23
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 1.48
Beneish M-Score: -2.83
WACC vs ROIC
8.32%
8.06%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 54.75
WRE's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
73% of the 694 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 50.36 vs. WRE: 54.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WRE' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.96  Med: 30.13 Max: 54.75
Current: 54.75
19.96
54.75
Net Margin % 38.10
WRE's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
63% of the 695 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 40.98 vs. WRE: 38.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WRE' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.3  Med: 19.64 Max: 44.68
Current: 38.1
9.3
44.68
ROE % 12.65
WRE's ROE % is ranked higher than
92% of the 699 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 6.52 vs. WRE: 12.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WRE' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.87  Med: 8.37 Max: 14.18
Current: 12.65
2.87
14.18
ROA % 5.33
WRE's ROA % is ranked higher than
81% of the 703 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 3.36 vs. WRE: 5.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WRE' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.12  Med: 2.79 Max: 5.47
Current: 5.33
1.12
5.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 8.00
WRE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
52% of the 582 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 13.06 vs. WRE: 8.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
WRE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 4.22 Max: 8.08
Current: 8
2.32
8.08
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 3.10
WRE's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
65% of the 484 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. WRE: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WRE' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.3  Med: 3.2 Max: 12.8
Current: 3.1
-14.3
12.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 16.90
WRE's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
72% of the 435 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. WRE: 16.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
WRE' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.2  Med: 2.1 Max: 19.7
Current: 16.9
-14.2
19.7
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Q1 2016

WRE Guru Trades in Q1 2016

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WRE Guru Trades in Q3 2016

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Jim Simons 632,000 sh (+30.90%)
Paul Tudor Jones 22,380 sh (+10.22%)
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Q4 2016

WRE Guru Trades in Q4 2016

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Business Description

Industry: REITs » REIT - Office    NAICS: 525910    SIC: 6798
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Washington REIT is a real estate investment trust. It is engaged in the ownership and operation of income-producing real properties in the greater Washington metro region.

Washington REIT, a successor to a trust organized in 1960, is a self-administered, self-managed, equity real estate investment trust. The Company's business consists of the ownership and operation of income-producing real property in the greater Washington metro region. It owns a diversified portfolio of office buildings, multifamily buildings and retail centers. The Company has three reportable segments: office, retail, and multifamily. Office buildings provide office space for various types of businesses and professions. Retail centers are typically neighborhood grocery store or drug store anchored retail centers. Multifamily properties provide rental housing for families throughout the Washington metropolitan area. Its geographic focus is based on two principles: Real estate is a local business and is more effectively selected and managed by owners located, and with expertise, in the region; Geographic markets deserving of focus must be among the nation's best markets with a strong primary industry foundation and has the capacity to withstand downturns in its primary industry. As of December 31, 2013, it owned a diversified portfolio of 56 properties, which consisted of 23office properties, 5 medical office properties (which were subsequently sold on January 21, 2014), 16 retail centers and 12 multifamily properties. The Company's properties compete for tenants with other properties throughout the respective areas in which they are located on the basis of location, quality and rental rates. Its properties are subject to various requirements, such as state and local fair housing, rent control and fire and life safety requirements.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 20.71
WRE's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 654 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 15.73 vs. WRE: 20.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WRE' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.38  Med: 37.42 Max: 84.81
Current: 20.71
11.38
84.81
PE Ratio without NRI 20.71
WRE's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
59% of the 631 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 16.67 vs. WRE: 20.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WRE' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.38  Med: 60.44 Max: 99999999.99
Current: 20.71
11.38
99999999.99
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 16.25
WRE's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
63% of the 288 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 16.06 vs. WRE: 16.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
WRE' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.98  Med: 44.16 Max: 6792
Current: 16.25
9.98
6792
PB Ratio 2.29
WRE's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 736 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. WRE: 2.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WRE' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.29  Med: 2.32 Max: 4.38
Current: 2.29
1.29
4.38
PS Ratio 7.59
WRE's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 725 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 7.37 vs. WRE: 7.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WRE' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.71  Med: 6.49 Max: 9.47
Current: 7.59
2.71
9.47
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 77.40
WRE's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
85% of the 338 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 18.64 vs. WRE: 77.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
WRE' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.85  Med: 60.43 Max: 636.67
Current: 77.4
9.85
636.67
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 20.27
WRE's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
72% of the 614 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 15.13 vs. WRE: 20.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
WRE' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.17  Med: 16.52 Max: 23.78
Current: 20.27
7.17
23.78
EV-to-EBIT 20.92
WRE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
63% of the 667 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 19.66 vs. WRE: 20.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WRE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.7  Med: 35.1 Max: 67
Current: 20.92
13.7
67
EV-to-EBITDA 12.78
WRE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
79% of the 688 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 16.26 vs. WRE: 12.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WRE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.3  Med: 17.5 Max: 22.3
Current: 12.78
9.3
22.3
PEG Ratio 1.78
WRE's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 231 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. WRE: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
WRE' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 9.89 Max: 628
Current: 1.78
1.09
628
Shiller PE Ratio 30.49
WRE's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 195 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 23.73 vs. WRE: 30.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
WRE' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.82  Med: 24.2 Max: 33.29
Current: 30.49
11.82
33.29
Current Ratio 2.29
WRE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 651 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. WRE: 2.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WRE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.96  Med: 2.87 Max: 4.49
Current: 2.29
1.96
4.49
Quick Ratio 2.29
WRE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 651 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. WRE: 2.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WRE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.96  Med: 2.87 Max: 4.49
Current: 2.29
1.96
4.49
Days Sales Outstanding 74.94
WRE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
87% of the 486 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 18.77 vs. WRE: 74.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WRE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 52.78  Med: 71.3 Max: 82.77
Current: 74.94
52.78
82.77
Days Payable 149.05
WRE's Days Payable is ranked higher than
72% of the 277 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 66.89 vs. WRE: 149.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WRE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 147.54  Med: 206.86 Max: 294.77
Current: 149.05
147.54
294.77

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield % 3.61
WRE's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
84% of the 907 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 5.22 vs. WRE: 3.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
WRE' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 5.02 Max: 11.1
Current: 3.61
3.5
11.1
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.73
WRE's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 704 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. WRE: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
WRE' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 2.68 Max: 15
Current: 0.73
0.73
15
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.61
WRE's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
87% of the 906 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 5.46 vs. WRE: 3.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 2.53
WRE's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 907 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 6.05 vs. WRE: 2.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
WRE' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.46  Med: 3.53 Max: 7.81
Current: 2.53
2.46
7.81
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -2.80
WRE's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 408 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: -6.20 vs. WRE: -2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WRE' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.2  Med: -2.9 Max: 0
Current: -2.8
-12.2
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.28
WRE's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
86% of the 724 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WRE: 2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WRE' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.06  Med: 2.38 Max: 4.08
Current: 2.28
2.06
4.08
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 3.73
WRE's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
84% of the 262 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. WRE: 3.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
WRE' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.11  Med: 5.23 Max: 18.48
Current: 3.73
2.11
18.48
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.17
WRE's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
60% of the 591 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. WRE: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WRE' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 1.07 Max: 1.34
Current: 1.17
0.69
1.34
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.71
WRE's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
52% of the 124 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. WRE: 1.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
WRE' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.78 Max: 28.3
Current: 1.71
0.48
28.3
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.45
WRE's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
64% of the 602 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. WRE: 1.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WRE' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 2.13 Max: 5.94
Current: 1.45
1.06
5.94
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.81
WRE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
66% of the 731 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. WRE: 4.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WRE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 2.8 Max: 7.3
Current: 4.81
1.5
7.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 13.07
WRE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
69% of the 378 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. WRE: 13.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WRE' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.3  Med: -1.8 Max: 13.1
Current: 13.07
-12.3
13.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $313.3
EPS (TTM) $ 1.60
Beta1.03
Short Percentage of Float7.46%
52-Week Range $25.41 - 34.61
Shares Outstanding (Mil)74.71
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Washington Real Estate Investment Trust Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 04 2010 
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 06 2010 
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE) President, CEO & Trustee George F Mckenzie sells 26,16 May 07 2010 

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