NYSE:BFS - Saul Centers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $54.35 -0.19 (-0.35 %) (As of 05/19/2019 11:06 AM ET)Previous Close$54.35Today's Range$53.53 - $54.5152-Week Range$45.49 - $60.65Volume43,340 shsAverage Volume51,299 shsMarket Capitalization$1.24 billionP/E Ratio16.67Dividend Yield3.90%Beta1 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Saul Centers, Inc. is a self-managed, self-administered equity REIT headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, which currently operates and manages a real estate portfolio of 60 properties which includes (a) 56 community and neighborhood shopping centers and seven mixed-use properties with approximately 9.3 million square feet of leasable area and (b) four land and development properties. Over 85% of the Saul Centers' property operating income is generated by properties in the metropolitan Washington, DC/Baltimore area. Receive BFS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BFS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryRetail REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:BFS Previous Symbol CUSIP80439510 CIK907254 Webwww.saulcenters.com Phone301-986-6200Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio4.09 Current Ratio1.32 Quick Ratio1.32Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.67 Forward P/E Ratio16.47 P/E Growth3.3 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$227.90 million Price / Sales5.44 Cash Flow$4.3376 per share Price / Cash Flow12.53 Book Value$10.98 per share Price / Book4.95Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.11 Net Income$50.55 million Net Margins22.23% Return on Equity21.45% Return on Assets3.41%Miscellaneous Employees110 Outstanding Shares22,800,000Market Cap$1.24 billion Next Earnings Date8/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableNot Optionable Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Saul Centers' stock symbol? Saul Centers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BFS." How often does Saul Centers pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Saul Centers? Saul Centers announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 15th. Investors of record on Tuesday, April 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.53 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $2.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.90%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 15th. View Saul Centers' Dividend History. How were Saul Centers' earnings last quarter? Saul Centers Inc (NYSE:BFS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.35. The real estate investment trust earned $59.75 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $58.21 million. Saul Centers had a net margin of 22.23% and a return on equity of 21.45%. View Saul Centers' Earnings History. When is Saul Centers' next earnings date? Saul Centers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Saul Centers. What price target have analysts set for BFS? 1 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Saul Centers' stock. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate Saul Centers' stock price to reach $58.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Saul Centers. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Saul Centers? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Saul Centers in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Saul Centers. Has Saul Centers been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about BFS stock has trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Saul Centers earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Saul Centers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Saul Centers include Howard Hughes (HHC), Highwoods Properties (HIW), Blackstone Mortgage Trust (BXMT), Life Storage (LSI), First Industrial Realty Trust (FR), PS Business Parks (PSB), Ryman Hospitality Properties (RHP), Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT), CoreSite Realty (COR), Eastgroup Properties (EGP), Healthcare Realty Trust (HR), Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (PEB), Rayonier (RYN), Rexford Industrial Realty (REXR) and Cousins Properties (CUZ). What other stocks do shareholders of Saul Centers own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Saul Centers investors own include Sanderson Farms (SAFM), SVB Financial Group (SIVB), Citigroup (C), TD Ameritrade (AMTD), argenx (ARGX), Cathay General Bancorp (CATY), Echo Global Logistics (ECHO), First Bancorp (FBNC), GALAPAGOS NV/S (GLPG) and Multi-Color (LABL). Who are Saul Centers' key executives? Saul Centers' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Bernard Francis Saul II, Chairman & CEO (Age 86)Mr. James Page Lansdale, Pres, COO & Director (Age 62)Mr. Scott V. Schneider, Sr. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 61)Mr. Christopher H. Netter, Sr. VP of Retail Leasing (Age 64)Mr. John F. Collich, Sr. VP of Acquisitions & Devel. (Age 59) Who are Saul Centers' major shareholders? Saul Centers' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.81%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.99%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.06%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.16%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.91%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.91%). Company insiders that own Saul Centers stock include B Francis Saul II, Charles W Sherren Jr, Charles W Sherren, Jr, Christopher Netter, Debra Noreen Stencel, Donald A Hachey, James Page Lansdale, John E Chapoton, Mark Sullivan III, Patrick F Noonan, Philip D Caraci, Scott V Schneider and Steven N Corey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Saul Centers. Which institutional investors are selling Saul Centers stock? BFS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Rhumbline Advisers and Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America. Company insiders that have sold Saul Centers company stock in the last year include Christopher Netter, Debra Noreen Stencel, John E Chapoton, Mark Sullivan III, Philip D Caraci, Scott V Schneider and Steven N Corey. View Insider Buying and Selling for Saul Centers. Which institutional investors are buying Saul Centers stock? BFS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Man Group plc, Oxford Asset Management LLP, Marshall Wace LLP, Principal Financial Group Inc. and Security Capital Research & Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Saul Centers. How do I buy shares of Saul Centers? Shares of BFS 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 Saul Centers' stock price today? One share of BFS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.35. How big of a company is Saul Centers? Saul Centers has a market capitalization of $1.24 billion and generates $227.90 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $50.55 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.11 on an earnings per share basis. Saul Centers employs 110 workers across the globe. What is Saul Centers' official website? The official website for Saul Centers is http://www.saulcenters.com. How can I contact Saul Centers? Saul Centers' mailing address is 7501 WISCONSIN AVENUE, BETHESDA MD, 20814. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 301-986-6200 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Saul Centers (NYSE BFS)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 173 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 277 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 450MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Saul Centers and other stocks. 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