Brief Commentary On Sun Communities, Inc.’s (NYSE:SUI) Fundamentals

As an investor, I look for investments which does not compromise one fundamental factor for another. By this I mean, I look at stocks holistically, from their financial health to their future outlook. In the case of Sun Communities, Inc. (NYSE:SUI), it is a notable dividend-paying company with a a great track record 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 Sun Communities here.

Established dividend payer with proven track record

Over the past year, SUI has grown its earnings by 62%, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. In addition to beating its historical values, SUI also outperformed its industry, which delivered a growth of 23%. This is an notable feat for the company.

NYSE:SUI Income Statement, April 19th 2019
NYSE:SUI Income Statement, April 19th 2019

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, SUI is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 2.5%.

NYSE:SUI Historical Dividend Yield, April 19th 2019
NYSE:SUI Historical Dividend Yield, April 19th 2019

Next Steps:

For Sun Communities, there are three important aspects you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for SUI’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for SUI’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are SUI’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 SUI? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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