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CoStar Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.76 (+0.46 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $823.76
50-Day Range
MA: $899.84
52-Week Range
Now: $823.76
Volume313,100 shs
Average Volume316,953 shs
Market Capitalization$32.46 billion
P/E Ratio110.57
Dividend YieldN/A
CoStar Group, Inc. provides information, analytics, and online marketplaces to the commercial real estate industry in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company offers CoStar Property Professional service that offers inventory of office, industrial, retail, and multifamily, and student housing properties and land. It also provides CoStar COMPS Professional that covers comparable commercial real estate sales information; CoStar Market Analytics to view and report on aggregated market and submarket trends; CoStar Tenant, an online business-to-business prospecting and analytical tool; CoStar Lease Comps, a solution to capture, manage, and maintain lease data; CoStar Lease Analysis, a workflow tool; and CoStar Public Record, a searchable database of commercially-zoned parcels. In addition, the company offers CoStar Real Estate Manager, a real estate and asset management, and lease accounting software; CoStar Risk Analytics, a commercial real estate risk management tool; and CoStar Investment Analysis that provides market research, consulting and analysis, portfolio and debt analysis, and management and reporting services, as well as STAR Report that offers benchmarking and analytics for the hospitality industry. Further, it provides apartment marketing sites, such as Apartments.com, ApartmentFinder.com, ForRent.com, ApartmentHomeLiving.com, Apartamentos.com, WestsideRentals.com, AFTER55.com, CorporateHousing.com and ForRentUniversity.com; LoopNet Premium Lister and LoopNet Signature Ads for commercial real estate professionals; Realla, a commercial property listings and data management platform; LandsofAmerica, LandAndFarm, and LandWatch online marketplaces for rural land for sale; and BizBuySell, BizQuest, FindaFranchise online marketplaces for operating businesses for sale. CoStar Group, Inc. was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Washington, the District of Columbia.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CSGP
Year Founded1987



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.40 billion
Cash Flow$12.36 per share
Book Value$92.96 per share


Net Income$314.96 million


Market Cap$32.46 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.85 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

140th out of 1,528 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

24th out of 192 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+3.76 (+0.46 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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CoStar Group (NASDAQ:CSGP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is CoStar Group a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CoStar Group in the last year. There are currently 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" CoStar Group stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than CoStar Group?

Wall Street analysts have given CoStar Group a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but CoStar Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting CoStar Group?

CoStar Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 360,300 shares, an increase of 32.6% from the January 14th total of 271,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 207,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days.
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When is CoStar Group's next earnings date?

CoStar Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 27th 2021.
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How were CoStar Group's earnings last quarter?

CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 22nd. The technology company reported $2.85 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.41 by $0.44. The technology company had revenue of $444.39 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $433.98 million. CoStar Group had a net margin of 17.57% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.58%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 18.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $2.82 EPS.
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How has CoStar Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

CoStar Group's stock was trading at $651.35 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CSGP shares have increased by 26.5% and is now trading at $823.76.
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What guidance has CoStar Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

CoStar Group updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $10.83-11.03 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $11.42. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.925-1.945 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.91 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CSGP?

9 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for CoStar Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $810.00 to $1,000.00. On average, they expect CoStar Group's stock price to reach $920.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are CoStar Group's key executives?

CoStar Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew C. Florance, Founder, Director, Pres & CEO (Age 57, Pay $2.49M)
  • Mr. Scott T. Wheeler, Chief Financial Officer (Age 57, Pay $1.07M)
  • Ms. Lisa C. Ruggles, Sr. VP of Global Analytics, Research & News (Age 54, Pay $937.64k)
  • Mr. Frank A. Simuro, Chief Technology Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jason Butler, Chief Information Officer
  • Sarah Spray, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jaye S. Campbell, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 40) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Jeannette Koonce, Chief Compliance Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Trainor, Communications Director
  • Mr. Matthew R. Blocher, VP of Marketing & Communications

What is Andrew C. Florance's approval rating as CoStar Group's CEO?

826 employees have rated CoStar Group CEO Andrew C. Florance on Glassdoor.com. Andrew C. Florance has an approval rating of 60% among CoStar Group's employees. This puts Andrew C. Florance in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of CoStar Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of CoStar Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CoStar Group investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Adobe (ADBE), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (CRM), The Home Depot (HD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), PayPal (PYPL), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Visa (V) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH).

What is CoStar Group's stock symbol?

CoStar Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CSGP."

Who are CoStar Group's major shareholders?

CoStar Group's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (11.31%), BlackRock Inc. (8.88%), Bamco Inc. NY (4.91%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.28%), Akre Capital Management LLC (2.45%) and Sands Capital Management LLC (2.35%). Company insiders that own CoStar Group stock include Andrew C Florance, Christopher J Nassetta, John W Hill, Laura Cox Kaplan, Lisa Ruggles, Matthew Linnington and Scott T Wheeler.
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Which institutional investors are selling CoStar Group stock?

CSGP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Viking Global Investors LP, Select Equity Group L.P., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bamco Inc. NY, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Alliancebernstein L.P., and Janus Henderson Group PLC. Company insiders that have sold CoStar Group company stock in the last year include Andrew C Florance, Lisa Ruggles, Matthew Linnington, and Scott T Wheeler.
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Which institutional investors are buying CoStar Group stock?

CSGP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Ownership Capital B.V., Findlay Park Partners LLP, FMR LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Principal Financial Group Inc..
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How do I buy shares of CoStar Group?

Shares of CSGP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is CoStar Group's stock price today?

One share of CSGP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $823.76.

How much money does CoStar Group make?

CoStar Group has a market capitalization of $32.46 billion and generates $1.40 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $314.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.12 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does CoStar Group have?

CoStar Group employs 4,300 workers across the globe.

When was CoStar Group founded?

CoStar Group was founded in 1987.

What is CoStar Group's official website?

The official website for CoStar Group is www.costargroup.com.

Where are CoStar Group's headquarters?

CoStar Group is headquartered at 1331 L STREET NW, WASHINGTON DC, 20005.

How can I contact CoStar Group?

CoStar Group's mailing address is 1331 L STREET NW, WASHINGTON DC, 20005. The technology company can be reached via phone at 202-346-6500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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