Empiric Student Property PLC Company Profile (LON:ESP)

About Empiric Student Property PLC

Empiric Student Property PLC logoEmpiric Student Property plc is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in investing in the purpose-built student accommodation in central locations in the university cities and towns in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, development and management of student accommodation assets in the United Kingdom. It owns or contracts approximately 70 assets (over 7,400 beds) in approximately 30 cities and towns. The Company has over 10 development assets (approximately 1,730 beds). The Company has an operating and marketing platform, Hello Student. Its investment portfolio includes operational assets, which are the properties that the Company lets, and development assets, which are the properties being built under forward funded agreements with developers. Its investment portfolio includes Centro Court, Brook Apartments and Edge Apartments. Its development portfolio includes James House, Windsor House and Claremont House.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: ESP
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1.83
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1.03 - GBX 116.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.07
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $543.89M
  • Outstanding Shares: 501,279,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 122.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/13/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 125View Rating Details
1/13/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeAddGBX 120 -> GBX 123View Rating Details
5/20/2016FinnCapInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 120View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.66 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/11/2017GBX 1.551.47%1/19/20171/19/20172/8/2017
10/17/2016GBX 1.501.3%10/27/201610/27/201611/10/2016
7/26/2016GBX 1.501.34%8/4/20168/4/20168/17/2016
5/25/2016GBX 1.501.32%6/9/20166/9/20166/23/2016
3/1/2016GBX 1.501.37%3/10/20163/10/20163/23/2016
10/8/2015GBX 1.501.39%10/15/201510/15/201511/4/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/17/2016Hadaway,PaulInsiderBuy47,000GBX 105£49,350
6/16/2016Hadaway,PaulInsiderBuy43,515GBX 105£45,690.75
3/21/2016Dean ,BrendaInsiderBuy14,785GBX 108£15,967.80
3/17/2016Beevor,StuartInsiderBuy20,000GBX 1£200
11/19/2015Alston,StephenInsiderBuy9,050GBX 110£9,955
11/5/2015Mackesy,AlexandraInsiderBuy23,000GBX 109£25,070
10/28/2015Hadaway,PaulInsiderBuy31,490GBX 108£34,009.20
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Empiric Student Property PLC (LON:ESP)
DateHeadline
News IconEmpiric Student Property (LON:ESP) Recent Analyst Updates - NewsDen (LON:ESP)
newsden.net - February 22 at 8:33 AM
News IconWhat You Must Know About Empiric Student Property plc’s (LSE:ESP) 7.3% ROE? (LON:ESP)
simplywall.st - February 13 at 10:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESP-GB : February 7, 2017 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - February 7 at 6:16 PM
News IconWant to invest in Empiric Student Property plc (LSE:ESP) today? Read this before (LON:ESP)
simplywall.st - January 30 at 4:12 PM
News IconEmpiric acquires student accommodation property in York (LON:ESP)
www.property-magazine.eu - January 27 at 6:42 PM
trustnet.com logoEmpiric Student Prop (ESP) (LON:ESP)
www.trustnet.com - January 20 at 6:19 PM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : Notification of Transaction by a Director (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - January 19 at 6:33 PM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : Buys York Freehold For GBP23 Million (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - January 17 at 5:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Empiric Student Property PLC : January 17, 2017 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - January 17 at 5:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESP-GB : January 16, 2017 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - January 16 at 9:47 AM
News Icon3 days left to cash in on Empiric Student Property plc (LSE:ESP) dividend, is it worth buying? (LON:ESP)
simplywall.st - January 15 at 4:50 PM
News IconEmpiric Student Property (LON:ESP) Analyst Target Prices - UK Market News (LON:ESP)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 13 at 9:02 PM
News IconBroker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Empiric Student Property Plc (LON:ESP)
www.youinvest.co.uk - January 13 at 4:01 PM
lse.co.uk logoResult of General Meeting - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:ESP)
www.lse.co.uk - December 22 at 5:14 PM
iii.co.uk logoEMPIRIC STUDENT PROPERTY (LON:ESP)
www.iii.co.uk - December 21 at 10:55 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Empiric Student Property (LON:ESP) - UK Market News (LON:ESP)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 21 at 9:40 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Key towns near 'saturation point' on student homes (LON:ESP)
www.ft.com - December 19 at 6:55 AM
News IconNew Fixed Rate Term Loan Facility of ?40 million - Satellite PR News (press release) (LON:ESP)
satprnews.com - December 16 at 10:36 PM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : Gets GBP40 Million Extension To Loan Facility (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - December 14 at 4:03 PM
News IconNew Fixed Rate Term Loan Facility of £40 million (Empiric Student Property plc) (LON:ESP)
www.newsoneplace.com - December 14 at 4:03 PM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : Invests GBP16.0 Million In Three Developments In Leicester (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - November 29 at 5:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESP-GB : October 24, 2016 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - October 24 at 10:08 AM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC : to Issue GBX 1.50 Dividend (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - October 19 at 5:15 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoEmpiric Student Buys Five Student Housing Assets For GBP26.7 Million (LON:ESP)
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 7 at 4:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Empiric Student Property PLC : October 5, 2016 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - October 5 at 5:06 PM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : Annual Bonus& LTIP Option Awards/PDMR Notification (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - September 30 at 5:14 PM
News IconEmpiric plans to diversify (LON:ESP)
www.investorschronicle.co.uk - September 14 at 4:58 PM
4-traders.com logoTOP NEWS: Empiric Student Reports Rise In Net Asset Value Over Year (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - September 14 at 9:02 AM
publicnow.com logoFinal Results for the Year 30 June 2016 (LON:ESP)
www.publicnow.com - September 14 at 9:02 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Empiric Student Property PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied (LON:ESP)
biz.yahoo.com - September 14 at 9:02 AM
News IconThe Expert View: Lloyds, Wetherspoon and Interserve (LON:ESP)
citywire.co.uk - September 12 at 9:46 AM
publicnow.com logoCommits to forward funded development, Birmingham (LON:ESP)
www.publicnow.com - September 2 at 9:44 AM
publicnow.com logoStudent accommodation property in Canterbury (LON:ESP)
www.publicnow.com - September 1 at 7:08 AM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : acquires assets in London and Exeter (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 8:09 AM
capitalcube.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC :ESP-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : August 12, 2016 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 5:55 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Alternative property: dig students (LON:ESP)
ad.doubleclick.net - August 2 at 5:04 PM
News IconHow we are investing £200 million in UK property for best returns since Brexit, by top investor (LON:ESP)
www.whatinvestment.co.uk - July 26 at 10:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESP-GB : July 20, 2016 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - July 20 at 4:35 AM
lse.co.uk logoEmpiric Student Buys New Site In Bath, Secures GBP32.8 Million Loan (LON:ESP)
www.lse.co.uk - July 18 at 10:02 AM
stockmarketwire.com logoEmpiric Student Property agrees loan facility of £32.8m with AIB (LON:ESP)
www.stockmarketwire.com - July 18 at 10:02 AM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : Buys New Site In Bath, Secures GBP32.8 Million Loan (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - July 18 at 10:02 AM
News Icon"Ocean Bowl student complex could jeopardise future of Falmouth docks" (LON:ESP)
www.westbriton.co.uk - July 14 at 8:05 AM
News IconEmpiric shows defensive qualities (LON:ESP)
www.investorschronicle.co.uk - June 29 at 7:36 AM
News IconOcean Bowl student housing plans submitted (LON:ESP)
www.falmouthpacket.co.uk - June 28 at 9:46 AM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : Lettings Ahead Of Last Year; Expects Limited Brexit Impact (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - June 28 at 9:46 AM
capitalcube.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESP-GB : June 24, 2016 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 4:48 AM
4-traders.com logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Empiric Student Property CEO Buys Shares (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - June 17 at 7:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoEmpiric Student Property PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESP-GB : June 9, 2016 (LON:ESP)
www.capitalcube.com - June 9 at 4:39 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoEmpiric Student Buys Leicester Property Portfolio For GBP8.8 Million (LON:ESP)
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 31 at 9:18 AM
4-traders.com logoEmpiric Student Property : acquires second portfolio in Leicester (LON:ESP)
www.4-traders.com - May 31 at 9:18 AM

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What is Empiric Student Property PLC's stock symbol?

Empiric Student Property PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ESP."

How often does Empiric Student Property PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Empiric Student Property PLC?

Empiric Student Property PLC declared a dividend on Wednesday, January 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 19th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.55 per share on Wednesday, February 8th. This represents a yield of 1.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 19th. This is an increase from Empiric Student Property PLC's previous dividend of $1.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Empiric Student Property PLC's stock going? Where will Empiric Student Property PLC's stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Empiric Student Property PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 120 to GBX 125. On average, they anticipate Empiric Student Property PLC's share price to reach GBX 122.67 in the next twelve months.

When will Empiric Student Property PLC announce their earnings?

Empiric Student Property PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

How do I buy Empiric Student Property PLC stock?

Shares of Empiric Student Property PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Empiric Student Property PLC stock cost?

One share of Empiric Student Property PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 108.50.


Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff