NASDAQ:GOV - Government Properties Income Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.93 -0.14 (-1.54 %)
(As of 11/13/2018 03:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$9.07
Today's Range$8.91 - $9.22
52-Week Range$8.44 - $19.05
Volume72,657 shs
Average Volume2.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$923.60 million
P/E Ratio4.51
Dividend Yield18.48%
Beta1.37
Government Properties Income Trust is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which primarily owns properties located throughout the United States that are majority leased to the U.S. Government and other government tenants and office properties in the metropolitan Washington, D.C. market area that are leased to government and private sector tenants.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Real estate
Sub-IndustryOffice REITs
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GOV
Previous SymbolNYSE:GOV
CUSIP38376A10
Phone617-219-1440

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.73
Current Ratio1.73
Quick Ratio1.73

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio4.51
Forward P/E Ratio4.51
P/E Growth0.94

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$316.53 million
Price / Sales2.80
Cash Flow$1.2351 per share
Price / Cash7.23
Book Value$13.41 per share
Price / Book0.67

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.02
Net Income$12.09 million
Net Margins4.14%
Return on Equity0.64%
Return on Assets0.23%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares99,210,000
Market Cap$923.60 million
OptionableOptionable

Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Government Properties Income Trust's stock symbol?

Government Properties Income Trust trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GOV."

How often does Government Properties Income Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Government Properties Income Trust?

Government Properties Income Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 29th will be given a dividend of $0.43 per share on Monday, November 19th. This represents a $1.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 19.26%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 26th. View Government Properties Income Trust's Dividend History.

How were Government Properties Income Trust's earnings last quarter?

Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.04. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $106.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $103.90 million. Government Properties Income Trust had a net margin of 4.14% and a return on equity of 0.64%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 51.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.41 EPS. View Government Properties Income Trust's Earnings History.

When is Government Properties Income Trust's next earnings date?

Government Properties Income Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Government Properties Income Trust.

What price target have analysts set for GOV?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Government Properties Income Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Government Properties Income Trust's stock price to reach $13.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 47.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Government Properties Income Trust.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Government Properties Income Trust?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Government Properties Income Trust in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Government Properties Income Trust.

Has Government Properties Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about GOV stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Government Properties Income Trust earned a news impact score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Government Properties Income Trust?

Government Properties Income Trust saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 17,173,101 shares, an increase of 39.0% from the September 28th total of 12,351,429 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,175,471 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.1 days. Approximately 17.8% of the company's shares are sold short. View Government Properties Income Trust's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Government Properties Income Trust's key competitors?

Who are Government Properties Income Trust's key executives?

Government Properties Income Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David M. Blackman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Mark Lawrence Kleifges CPA, CPA, CFO, Treasurer & Managing Trustee (Age 57)
  • Mr. Brad Shepherd, Director, Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jennifer Babbin Clark, Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Vern David Larkin, Director of Internal Audit (Age 48)

Who are Government Properties Income Trust's major shareholders?

Government Properties Income Trust's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.71%), LSV Asset Management (1.76%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.71%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.51%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (0.87%) and Prudential Financial Inc. (0.42%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Government Properties Income Trust.

Which major investors are selling Government Properties Income Trust stock?

GOV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Garner Asset Management Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Credit Suisse AG, Forsta AP Fonden, Systematic Financial Management LP and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Government Properties Income Trust.

Which major investors are buying Government Properties Income Trust stock?

GOV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Alpine Associates Management Inc., Opera Trading Capital, LSV Asset Management, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Government Properties Income Trust.

How do I buy shares of Government Properties Income Trust?

Shares of GOV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Government Properties Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of GOV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.93.

How big of a company is Government Properties Income Trust?

Government Properties Income Trust has a market capitalization of $923.60 million and generates $316.53 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $12.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.02 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Government Properties Income Trust's official website?

The official website for Government Properties Income Trust is http://www.govreit.com.

How can I contact Government Properties Income Trust?

Government Properties Income Trust's mailing address is TWO NEWTON PLACE 255 WASHINGTON STREET SUITE 300, NEWTON MA, 02458. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 617-219-1440 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ GOV)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  365 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  592
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Government Properties Income Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GOV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GOV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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