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NYSE:BFSSaul Centers Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.01 (-0.03 %)
(As of 07/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $30.71
50-Day Range
MA: $33.03
52-Week Range
Now: $30.71
Volume30,200 shs
Average Volume59,195 shs
Market Capitalization$713.09 million
P/E Ratio19.69
Dividend Yield6.90%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 5.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.94 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryRetail REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$231.52 million
Cash Flow$4.31 per share
Book Value$11.18 per share


Net Income$51.72 million


Market Cap$713.09 million
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Saul Centers' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Saul Centers' stock was trading at $38.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BFS stock has decreased by 20.0% and is now trading at $30.71. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Saul Centers?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Saul Centers in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Saul Centers.

When is Saul Centers' next earnings date?

Saul Centers is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Saul Centers.

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 analysts' consensus estimates of $0.81 by $0.35. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $59.75 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $58.21 million. Saul Centers had a net margin of 22.53% and a return on equity of 19.98%. View Saul Centers' earnings history.

How often does Saul Centers pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Saul Centers?

Saul Centers declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.53 per share on Friday, July 31st. This represents a $2.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.90%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 16th. View Saul Centers' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for BFS?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Saul Centers' shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Saul Centers' share price to reach $47.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 54.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Saul Centers.

Has Saul Centers been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BFS stock have been trending very negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 -3.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about Saul Centers.

Are investors shorting Saul Centers?

Saul Centers saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 151,100 shares, a drop of 10.5% from the June 15th total of 168,800 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 63,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.4 days. Approximately 1.2% of the company's stock 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 Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Mastercard (MA), Boeing (BA), LyondellBasell Industries (LYB), PepsiCo (PEP), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), American Tower (AMT), Anthem (ANTM) and AvalonBay Communities (AVB).

Who are Saul Centers' key executives?

Saul Centers' management team includes the following 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)

What is Saul Centers' stock symbol?

Saul Centers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BFS."

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Saul Centers' stock price today?

One share of BFS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.71.

How big of a company is Saul Centers?

Saul Centers has a market capitalization of $713.09 million and generates $231.52 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $51.72 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.08 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 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]

This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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