Whether it be for inflation-hedging or yield, real estate has been a popular means to accomplish such. Stratus Properties Inc. (Nasdaq: STRS) is a real estate company engaging in everything from the acquisition to the sale of commercial, and family residential real estate properties primarily in Texas. They are also involved in the leasing of retail and mixed-use, and multi-family properties. As of December 31st, 2021, they owned properties with a net asset value of USD 156.4 million.
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While they are all small-cap companies, Tejon Ranch Co. is worth significantly more than Stratus Properties and Maui Land & Pineapple Company. Equally, Stratus Properties boasts more impressive earnings per share, price to earnings, profitability, and return on equity. All in all, Stratus Properties stacks up well regardless of its market capitalization of USD 150 million.