4. As of noon trading, Public Storage ( PSA) is down $1.60 (-1.0%) to $155.83 on light volume. Thus far, 160,291 shares of Public Storage exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 667,500 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $155.82-$157.36 after having opened the day at $157.14 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $157.43. Public Storage operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). It engages in the acquisition, development, ownership, and operation of self-storage facilities in the United States and Europe. Public Storage has a market cap of $27.4 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 8.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Public Storage a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Public Storage as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Public Storage Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.