NYSE:BFS - Saul Centers Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.11 (-0.21 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $51.59
50-Day Range
MA: $53.85
52-Week Range
Now: $51.59
Volume49,300 shs
Average Volume64,256 shs
Market Capitalization$1.19 billion
P/E Ratio15.85
Dividend Yield4.06%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryRetail REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$227.90 million
Cash Flow$4.2884 per share
Book Value$11.16 per share


Net Income$50.55 million


Market Cap$1.19 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 Thursday, June 27th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 17th will be given a dividend of $0.53 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $2.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 16th. View Saul Centers' Dividend History.

How were Saul Centers' earnings last quarter?

Saul Centers Inc (NYSE:BFS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, missing the 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 return on equity of 21.07% and a net margin of 22.34%. View Saul Centers' Earnings History.

When is Saul Centers' next earnings date?

Saul Centers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates 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?

News articles about BFS stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Saul Centers earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Saul Centers.

Are investors shorting Saul Centers?

Saul Centers saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 64,800 shares, an increase of 20.9% from the June 30th total of 53,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 48,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.3 days. Approximately 0.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Saul Centers' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Saul Centers' key competitors?

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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.72%), BlackRock Inc. (8.71%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (5.17%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.18%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.02%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.92%). 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., AXA, Morgan Stanley, First Trust Advisors LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America and Laurel Wealth Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Saul Centers company stock in the last year include Charles W Sherren Jr, Christopher Netter, Debra Noreen Stencel, John E Chapoton, Mark Sullivan III, Philip D Caraci and Scott V Schneider. View Insider Buying and Selling for Saul Centers.

Which institutional investors are buying Saul Centers stock?

BFS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Menta Capital LLC, Bessemer Group Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. and Susquehanna International Group LLP. 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 $51.59.

How big of a company is Saul Centers?

Saul Centers has a market capitalization of $1.19 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.View Additional Information About Saul Centers.

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 (star)
Outperform Votes:  182 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  293 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  475
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Saul Centers and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BFS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BFS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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