4. As of noon trading, National Retail Properties ( NNN) is up $0.41 (1.01) to $41.17 on average volume Thus far, 725,895 shares of National Retail Properties exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $40.78-$41.27 after having opened the day at $40.91 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $40.76. National Retail Properties, Inc. is a publicly owned equity real estate investment trust. The firm acquires, owns, manages, and develops retail properties in the United States. National Retail Properties has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the financial sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 40.1, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 30.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate National Retail Properties a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates National Retail Properties as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full National Retail Properties Ratings Report now. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100%. See his top picks for 14-days FREE.