So What’s Better: Office Properties Income Trust ($OPI) Or Brookfield Property Partners L.P. ($BPYPP)?

2019-08-20 | Welcome! Today we compared how two different stocks in the Real Estate industry are trading: Office Properties Income Trust and Brookfield Property Partners L.P.. While these two companies may have very different market capitalizations and balance sheets, they are worth comparing given how they are in the same sector. Below you’ll see how the different technical indicators differ between these two stocks, and we’ll also show what Trading View thinks of them based on the technical analysis. But before we get ahead of ourselves, please note that this is technical analysis only (ie. analyzing how these companies are trading, not digging into the company fundamentals), and therefore you should not rely only on this to guide you on whether you should buy or sell anything – take it with a grain of salt only, and pay attention to the disclaimer below. With that said, many traders find value in technical analysis and others even swear by it, so if that is you, I hope my analysis will be of use to you. Let’s get to it…

First things first: during its last day of trading, Office Properties Income Trust opened at 28.1, got to a maximum price of 28.49 and dropped to as low as 27.9 before finishing the session at 27.99. In total there were 195400 shares traded, which is enough to conduct our analysis. Compare that now to Brookfield Property Partners L.P., which opened at 25.71, had a high of 25.79, a low of 25.71, closed at 25.79 and had a total volume of 11000.

VOLUME ANALYSIS: Generally, the higher the volume indicators are, the better – you need liquidity to trade, after all. All of the volume indicators are as follows… (click here for an explanation on volume)

Volume Indicator Office Properties Income Trust Brookfield Property Partners L.P.
Accumulation-distribution index 89.66234 64.9148
on-balance volume -27.97 -25.74
chaikin money flow

2.02564 1.0
force index

1.498 0.0117
ease of movement rating

0.03143 3e-05
volume-price trend

1.84335 0.56771
negative volume index

1000.0 1000.0

VOLATILITY ANALYSIS: Now to compare the volatility between these two companies… (click here for an explanation on volatility)

Volatility Indicator Office Properties Income Trust Brookfield Property Partners L.P.
Average true range 0.52754 0.07376
Bolinger bands 28.85992 25.71951
Upper bollinger band 25.89008 25.69009
Lower bollinger band

27.9 25.71
Bollinger high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Bollinger high low indicator

1.0 1.0
Central keltner channel

28.16333 25.73667
High band keltner channel

27.77333 25.65667
Low band keltner channel

28.55333 25.81667
High band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Low band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel high band

27.9 25.71
Donchain channel low band

27.9 25.71
Donchain channel high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel low band indicator

1.0 1.0

TREND ANALYSIS: Now for the most interesting and detailed part, the trend. Where is the stock actually going? Let’s compare the indicators… (click here for an explanation on trend)

Trend Indicator Office Properties Income Trust Brookfield Property Partners L.P.
Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) trend_macd -0.00023
MACD signal -0.01309 -0.00013
MACD difference -0.01047 -0.0001
fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

27.9 25.71
slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

27.9 25.71
Average Directional Movement Index (ADX)

unknown unknown
ADX positive

20.0 20.0
ADX negative

20.0 20.0
positive Vortex Indicator (VI)

1.0 1.0
negative VI

1.0 1.0
trend vortex difference

0.08814 0.12701

6.46031 1.65337
Mass Index (MI)

1.0 1.0
Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

-66.66667 -66.66667
Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO)

-1.70802 -0.55669
KST Oscillator (KST)

65.21173 22.132
KST Oscillator (KST Signal)

65.21173 22.132
KST difference

-10.02215 -0.10337
Ichimoku rating

28.295 25.75
Ichimoku B rating

28.295 25.75
Ichimoku visual trend A

26.77116 25.32055
Ichimoku visual trend B

26.61675 25.42415
Aroon Indicator (AI)

4.0 4.0
AI indicator down

4.0 4.0
AI difference

-4.0 -4.0

MOMENTUM ANALYSIS: What about momentum? Let’s dive into it… (click here for an explanation on momentum)

Momentum Indicator Office Properties Income Trust Brookfield Property Partners L.P.
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 50.0 50.0
Money Flow Index (MFI) 100.0 100.0
True Strength Index (TSI) 100.0 100.0
ultimate oscillator

89.51795 100.0
stochastic oscillator

151.28205 100.0
stochastic oscillator signal

151.28205 100.0
Williams %R rating

51.28205 26.0
awesome oscillator

-0.1935 -0.00433

RETURNS: That’s all for technical analysis. Now let’s just list the returns for Office Properties Income Trust and Brookfield Property Partners L.P..

Daily return 6.52117 2.2132
Daily log return -3.83609 -0.04046
Cumulative return -3.76344 -0.04045

So there you have it: our deep, grueling analysis comparing Office Properties Income Trust and Brookfield Property Partners L.P. together. But what does all of the above mean? Various technical indicators above are positive, while others are negative, and if we want to decide overall if the technical analysis indicates a bullish or bearish chart, we have to consider all of them together. That’s what the Trading View widget below can do, so let’s see what it says considering all these indicators. First, here’s Office Properties Income Trust:

The verdict above will consider all these technical indicators and consider which are strong and weak, and then put them all together to come up with a conclusion stating whether OPI is strong or weak. Again – this is not a reliable indication of whether Office Properties Income Trust is a good investment! None of these indicators consider the company fundamentals. All of this data is based on how it trades only. Now with that out of the way, let’s compare it with Brookfield Property Partners L.P.

So there you have it. We hope you have found this analysis useful, and if you see any errors or have any feedback, please comment below.

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DISCLAIMER: We are not registered investment advisers and the above analysis should be taken at face value only. We strongly advise against buying or selling anything based solely on our analysis above, and are not responsible for any losses that you may incur if you choose make any investment decisions based on the above.

Gary Ivenchuck

Gary is a stock trading expert and is responsible for covering technical analysis news on Logistics Business Review. Recently he has been working tirelessly to analyse stocks for our readers, and is always available to hear from people asking for stock analysis.
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