Saul Centers Company Profile (NYSE:BFS)

About Saul Centers

Saul Centers logoSaul Centers, Inc. (Saul Centers) operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company's principal business activity is the ownership, management and development of income-producing properties. It operates in two segments: Shopping Centers and Mixed-Use Properties. The Company conducts its business through Saul Holdings Limited Partnership and/or directly or indirectly owned subsidiaries. It is engaged in the management, leasing, acquisition, renovation, expansion and financing of community and neighborhood shopping centers and mixed-used properties, located in the Washington, District of Columbia (DC)/Baltimore metropolitan area. The operating property portfolio consists of over 50 neighborhood and community Shopping Centers, and over six Mixed-Use Properties totaling approximately 7.9 million and over 1.4 million square feet of gross leasable area (GLA), respectively. The Company's retail tenants include Giant Food and Safeway.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Retail
  • Sub-Industry: Retail REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BFS
  • CUSIP: 80439510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $62.76
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $65.05
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $61.47
  • 52-Week Range: $46.46 - $68.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 40.49
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.19
  • P/E Growth: 2.07
  • Market Cap: $1.34B
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,399,000
  • Beta: 0.65
  • Net Margins: 21.14%
  • Return on Equity: 25.74%
  • Return on Assets: 3.50%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 4.60%
  • Current Ratio: 2.30%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.30%
Additional Links:
Companies Related to Saul Centers:

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $72.00 (14.72% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/14/2016DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageNeutral$72.00View Rating Details
1/7/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/7/2015Hartley's ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016$0.74N/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q2$0.76$0.73$52.20 million$52.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q4$0.75$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.74$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2$0.74$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.73$0.71$50.70 million$52.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q414$0.72$0.62$49.40 million$51.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.72$0.70$48.40 million$50.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.70$0.62$48.26 million$52.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014$0.71$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q413$0.67$0.68$48.71 million$50.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q3 13$0.67$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q213$0.63$0.63$48.70 million$48.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.59$0.55$46.96 million$47.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.09 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.27 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.71$0.83$0.76
Q2 20161$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q3 20161$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q4 20161$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q1 20171$0.80$0.80$0.80
Q2 20171$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q3 20171$0.83$0.83$0.83
Q4 20171$0.83$0.83$0.83
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS)
Annual Dividend:$1.88
Dividend Yield:3.00%
Dividend Growth:5.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:121.29% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
60.84% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
57.49% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 50.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 45.14%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/30/2016Joel Albert FriedmanVPSell1,142$67.00$76,514.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016Christopher NetterInsiderSell7,500$67.26$504,450.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2016Scott V SchneiderInsiderSell5,000$66.09$330,450.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Christopher NetterInsiderSell5,539$68.53$379,587.67View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Steven N CoreyVPSell244$67.33$16,428.52View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Scott V SchneiderInsiderSell6,000$65.53$393,180.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Steven N CoreyVPSell2,438$66.75$162,736.50View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Patrick F. NoonanDirectorSell5,000$65.82$329,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Steven N CoreyVPSell4,818$66.43$320,059.74View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016John F CollichVPSell12,332$61.73$761,254.36View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Steven N CoreyVPSell4,052$61.28$248,306.56View SEC Filing  
6/29/2016Scott V SchneiderCFOSell2,940$60.10$176,694.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Christopher NetterInsiderSell7,400$58.12$430,088.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Scott V SchneiderCFOSell2,500$58.10$145,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Christopher NetterInsiderSell4,571$58.00$265,118.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Scott V SchneiderCFOSell4,100$58.06$238,046.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Charles W Sherren JrVPSell3,100$57.14$177,134.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Charles W Sherren JrVPSell2,900$57.02$165,358.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Philip C Jackson JrDirectorSell20,000$56.40$1,128,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Charles W Sherren JrVPSell4,000$57.00$228,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Christopher NetterInsiderSell7,500$56.95$427,125.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016John F CollichVPSell2,839$56.37$160,034.43View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Scott V SchneiderCFOSell5,000$57.58$287,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Christopher NetterInsiderSell9,986$56.50$564,209.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Steven N CoreyVPSell21,250$56.59$1,202,537.50View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Philip D CaraciDirectorSell100$53.66$5,366.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016John E ChapotonDirectorSell2,500$51.07$127,675.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016James W SymingtonDirectorSell2,500$51.65$129,125.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015John R. WhitmoreDirectorSell7,500$53.45$400,875.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Christopher NetterInsiderSell2,001$58.21$116,478.21View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Scott V SchneiderCFOSell5,900$58.12$342,908.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Steven N CoreyVPSell8,750$58.08$508,200.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015John F CollichVPSell13,312$57.59$766,638.08View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015James W SymingtonDirectorSell2,500$57.66$144,150.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2014Christopher NetterInsiderSell1,028$58.50$60,138.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Christopher NetterInsiderSell2,500$57.50$143,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Christopher NetterInsiderSell6,500$56.31$366,015.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Scott V SchneiderCFOSell8,134$55.19$448,915.46View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Charles W Sherren JrVPSell3,500$55.04$192,640.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Scott V SchneiderCFOSell1,831$33.22$60,825.82View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Charles W Sherren JrVPSell5,000$50.20$251,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Scott V SchneiderCFOSell2,000$50.20$100,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2014Scott V SchneiderCFOSell2,866$49.53$141,952.98View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Steven N CoreyVPSell4,463$49.00$218,687.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2014Steven N CoreyVPSell8,537$49.03$418,569.11View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Patrick T ConnorsSVPSell5,625$46.86$263,587.50View SEC Filing  
4/8/2014Gilbert M GrosvenorDirectorSell12,500$46.48$581,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014John F CollichVPSell1,000$47.10$47,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014John E ChapotonDirectorSell1,996$46.50$92,814.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Christopher NetterInsiderSell15,000$46.56$698,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2014Charles W Sherren JrVPSell2,500$46.30$115,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Scott V SchneiderCFOSell4,300$47.88$205,884.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Patrick F NoonanDirectorSell2,500$48.00$120,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Scott V SchneiderCFOSell3,000$47.00$141,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2013Charles W Sherren JrVPSell5,000$46.11$230,550.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013John F CollichVPSell1,100$45.00$49,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Patrick T ConnorsSVPSell4,375$45.81$200,418.75View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS)
DateHeadline logoSaul Centers, Inc. : BFS-US: Dividend Analysis : October 14th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 25, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - October 25 at 3:50 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. : BFS-US: Dividend Analysis : October 14th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 25, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - October 25 at 3:50 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BFS-US : October 17, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - October 17 at 3:45 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Saul Centers, City Holding and Life Storage (NYSE:BFS) - October 12 at 8:11 AM logoSaul Centers, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BFS-US : October 4, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - October 4 at 8:37 AM logoSaul Centers, Inc. : BFS-US: Dividend Analysis : July 15th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 3, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - October 3 at 3:46 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Saul Centers, Inc. : September 15, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - September 15 at 12:42 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BFS-US : September 12, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - September 12 at 3:44 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:BFS) Trading Up – Insiders Are Selling (NYSE:BFS) - September 6 at 3:33 PM logo27.2% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Saul Centers Call (BFS) (NYSE:BFS) - August 30 at 3:47 PM logo27.3% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Saul Centers Call (BFS) (NYSE:BFS) - August 23 at 3:51 PM logo27.8% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Saul Centers Call (BFS) (NYSE:BFS) - August 15 at 3:55 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. :BFS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - August 4 at 12:25 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2016 Earnings (NYSE:BFS) - August 3 at 9:29 PM logoSaul Centers reports 2Q results (NYSE:BFS) - August 2 at 9:29 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: PerkinElmer, Mid-America Apartment Communities and Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) - July 11 at 3:47 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. : BFS-US: Dividend Analysis : July 15th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : July 6, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - July 6 at 12:55 PM logoSaul Centers' Series C Preferred Stock Shares Cross 6.5% Yield Mark (NYSE:BFS) - June 21 at 3:44 PM logoEPR Properties Closes Revenue Bonds for Adelaar Resort (NYSE:BFS) - June 21 at 8:34 AM logoMacerich to Bring Top European Retailers to Kings Plaza (NYSE:BFS) - June 16 at 7:25 AM logoSaul Centers, Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:BFS) Trading Down – Insiders Are Selling (NYSE:BFS) - June 6 at 3:41 PM logoB.F. Saul kicks off Homewood Suites project at Rosslyn's Colony House corner (NYSE:BFS) - June 1 at 2:45 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. :BFS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NYSE:BFS) - May 12 at 10:43 AM logoSAUL CENTERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Financial Sta (NYSE:BFS) - May 9 at 5:17 PM logoBRIEF-Saul Centers reports Q1 FFO per share $0.85 (NYSE:BFS) - May 5 at 6:31 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2016 Earnings (NYSE:BFS) - May 5 at 4:44 PM logoNo shrinkage: With added color and a notch, Saul Centers softens massive Ballston project (NYSE:BFS) - April 15 at 11:40 AM logoWhy You Shouldn't Bet Against Saul Centers (BFS) Stock (NYSE:BFS) - March 22 at 8:30 AM logoSaul Centers, Inc. :BFS-US: Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers (NYSE:BFS) - March 9 at 11:33 AM logoSAUL CENTERS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:BFS) - March 4 at 4:32 PM logoSaul Centers reports 4Q results (NYSE:BFS) - March 3 at 5:44 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BFS-US : March 3, 2016 (NYSE:BFS) - March 3 at 8:03 AM logoAnalysts Forecast 12% Gains Ahead For The Holdings of RWR (NYSE:BFS) - February 26 at 2:01 PM logoSaul Centers Enters Oversold Territory (NYSE:BFS) - January 20 at 1:29 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. Announces Tax Treatment of 2015 Dividends (NYSE:BFS) - January 14 at 4:27 PM
News IconSaul Centers Inc (BFS) To Go Ex-Dividend on January 13th (NYSE:BFS) - January 8 at 3:09 AM logoSAUL CENTERS INC Financials (NYSE:BFS) - December 8 at 1:16 PM logoSaul Centers Declares Quarterly Dividends (NYSE:BFS) - December 3 at 4:58 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 3, 2015 (NYSE:BFS) - December 3 at 9:33 AM logoSaul Centers, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : November 19, 2015 (NYSE:BFS) - November 19 at 8:36 AM logoSAUL CENTERS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:BFS) - November 2 at 4:10 PM logoSaul Centers reports 3Q results (NYSE:BFS) - October 29 at 5:26 PM logoSaul Centers, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2015 Earnings (NYSE:BFS) - October 29 at 4:38 PM logoSAUL CENTERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:BFS) - October 29 at 4:06 PM logoSAUL CENTERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:BFS) - September 24 at 4:06 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Saul Centers, Inc. : September 24, 2015 (NYSE:BFS) - September 24 at 12:45 PM


Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) Chart for Wednesday, October, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 10/26/2016 by Staff