Why Getty Realty Corp (NYSE:GTY) Could Be Your Next Investment

Getty Realty Corp (NYSE:GTY) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of GTY, it is a dependable dividend payer with a a strong history of delivering benchmark-beating performance. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, take a look at the report on Getty Realty here.

Solid track record average dividend payer

In the previous year, GTY has ramped up its bottom line by 17%, with its latest earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. In addition to beating its historical values, GTY also outperformed its industry, which delivered a growth of 14%. This paints a buoyant picture for the company.

NYSE:GTY Income Statement Export December 7th 18
NYSE:GTY Income Statement Export December 7th 18

GTY’s high dividend payments make it one of the best dividend stocks on the market, and its profitability ensures that dividends are well-covered by its net income.

NYSE:GTY Historical Dividend Yield December 7th 18
NYSE:GTY Historical Dividend Yield December 7th 18

Next Steps:

For Getty Realty, I’ve put together three pertinent factors you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for GTY’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for GTY’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are GTY’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of GTY? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.