Cousins Properties Company Profile (NYSE:CUZ)

About Cousins Properties

Cousins Properties logoCousins Properties Incorporated (Cousins) is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company focuses on development, acquisition, leasing and property management. The Company's investment strategy is to purchase Class A office assets or locate opportunistic development or redevelopment projects in its core markets to which it can add value through relationships, capital, or market expertise. The Company's segments include Office, Retail, Land and Other. The Company's segments by property type are Office, Mixed Use and Other. The Company's segments by geographical region are Atlanta, Houston, Austin, Charlotte and Other. The Company invests in Class-A office towers and mixed-use developments in Sunbelt markets, including Atlanta, Austin, Charlotte, Dallas and Houston.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CUZ
  • CUSIP: 22279510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.74
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.75
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.53
  • 52-Week Range: $7.53 - $11.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.55
  • P/E Growth: 4.77
  • Market Cap: $2.26B
  • Outstanding Shares: 210,169,000
  • Beta: 1.26
  • Net Margins: 37.51%
  • Return on Equity: 8.41%
  • Return on Assets: 5.38%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.65%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.65%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $11.00 (2.42% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/17/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$11.00View Rating Details
11/24/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$12.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
2/13/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingSell$13.50View Rating Details
12/3/2014Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/3/2014Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$13.50View Rating Details
10/21/2014SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016Q216$0.22$0.21$89.52 million$92.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.22$0.21$91.81 million$91.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.21$0.23$95.68 million$93.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.21$0.24$97.18 million$98.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.20$0.21$93.01 million$97.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.20$0.21$97.80 million$91.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.22$0.24$93.61 million$106.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.19$0.20$82.10 million$89.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.17$0.18$78.24 million$84.51 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.17$0.19$77.92 million$81.72 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.16$0.18$71.52 million$79.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.11$0.11$41.00 million$49.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q213$0.12$0.14$441.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.12$0.11$37.98 million$41.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.11$0.15$34.25 million$39.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.13$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.12$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.12$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.12$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.11$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.11$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.11$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2011$0.13$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.88 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.93 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q2 20162$0.21$0.23$0.22
Q3 20162$0.22$0.23$0.23
Q4 20163$0.22$0.24$0.23
Q1 20172$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q2 20171$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q3 20171$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q4 20172$0.25$0.25$0.25
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:2.98%
Dividend Growth:21.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:47.76% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.36% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
34.41% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.16%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.72%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/17/2016Lawrence L. Gellerstedt IIICEOBuy11,750$8.48$99,640.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015S Taylor GloverChairmanBuy50,000$8.99$449,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Lawrence L Gellerstedt IIICEOBuy27,000$9.24$249,480.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Michael Colin ConnollyCIOBuy5,000$9.23$46,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015Gregg D AdzemaCFOBuy10,000$9.08$90,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015S Taylor GloverChairmanBuy110,000$9.07$997,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Thomas G CousinsChairmanBuy10,000$12.39$123,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2014Thomas G CousinsChairmanBuy10,000$12.47$124,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Thomas G CousinsChairmanBuy10,000$12.55$125,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Thomas G CousinsChairmanBuy260,000$12.75$3,315,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Thomas G CousinsChairmanBuy31,943$12.65$404,078.95View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Tom CharlesworthDirectorSell4,604$11.48$52,853.92View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013William Porter PayneDirectorSell30,436$10.28$312,882.08View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Tom CharlesworthDirectorSell24,500$11.29$276,605.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell2,418$10.59$25,606.62View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell12,530$10.59$132,692.70View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell3,135$10.63$33,325.05View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell16,250$10.63$172,737.50View SEC Filing  
7/23/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell5,472$10.81$59,152.32View SEC Filing  
7/23/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell28,362$10.81$306,593.22View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell4,412$10.83$47,781.96View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell22,873$10.83$247,714.59View SEC Filing  
7/16/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell1,949$10.81$21,068.69View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell6,571$10.71$70,375.41View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell34,061$10.71$364,793.31View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell12,540$10.58$132,673.20View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell65,000$10.58$687,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell4,304$10.34$44,503.36View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell22,309$10.34$230,675.06View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell8,035$10.27$82,519.45View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell41,651$10.27$427,755.77View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell3,335$10.16$33,883.60View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell17,290$10.16$175,666.40View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell9,403$10.07$94,688.21View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell48,746$10.07$490,872.22View SEC Filing  
6/18/2013Tom G CharlesworthDirectorSell31,101$9.88$307,277.88View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Tom G CharlesworthDirectorSell15,534$9.46$146,951.64View SEC Filing  
3/14/2013Lillian C GiornelliDirectorSell100,000$10.06$1,006,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2013Thomas G CousinsChairmanSell1,200,000$10.06$12,072,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
DateHeadline logoCousins Properties Has Returned 21.4% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - September 22 at 4:36 PM logoCousins Properties Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release And Conference Call Notice (NYSE:CUZ) - September 21 at 8:43 AM logoCousins Properties Up 21.7% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - September 15 at 4:51 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CUZ-US : September 14, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - September 14 at 4:33 PM logoCousins Properties Reaches Analyst Target Price (NYSE:CUZ) - September 9 at 9:19 AM logoUptrend Call Working As Cousins Properties Stock Rises 22.1% (CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - September 1 at 10:01 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Cousins Properties, Inc. : August 29, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - August 29 at 4:43 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CUZ-US : August 26, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - August 26 at 9:22 AM logoCousins Properties-Parkway Merger Gets Shareholders' Nod (NYSE:CUZ) - August 24 at 9:01 AM logoCousins Properties and Parkway Properties stockholders approve merger (NYSE:CUZ) - August 24 at 9:01 AM logoCOUSINS PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Financi (NYSE:CUZ) - August 23 at 9:38 PM logoCousins And Parkway Stockholders Overwhelmingly Approve Merger (NYSE:CUZ) - August 23 at 4:36 PM logoCousins Property Rating Lowered To Neutral By Baird Due To Houston Headwinds (NYSE:CUZ) - August 17 at 9:50 PM logoCousins Prop downgraded by Robert W. Baird (NYSE:CUZ) - August 17 at 4:40 PM logoCousins Properties (CUZ) Stock Slides, Downgraded at Baird (NYSE:CUZ) - August 17 at 4:40 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Cousins Properties, Inc. : August 16, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - August 16 at 4:34 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CUZ-US : August 15, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - August 15 at 11:47 AM logoHines, Cousins ready to land some 'strong prospects' for next big Victory Park project (NYSE:CUZ) - August 10 at 10:41 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. :CUZ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 10, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - August 10 at 4:36 PM logoParkway Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:CUZ) - August 8 at 4:36 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Cousins Properties, Inc. : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - August 4 at 4:43 PM logoCousins-Integral project eyed for MARTA's Arts Center station (NYSE:CUZ) - August 4 at 9:48 AM logoCousins Properties Announces Its Third Quarter 2016 Common Stock Dividend (NYSE:CUZ) - August 3 at 4:37 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CUZ-US : August 2, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - August 2 at 4:37 PM logoCOUSINS PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:CUZ) - July 28 at 4:09 PM logoEdited Transcript of CUZ earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-16 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:CUZ) - July 27 at 4:41 PM logoCousins Properties (CUZ) Q2 FFO In-Line, Revenues Fall Y/Y (NYSE:CUZ) - July 27 at 3:33 PM logoCousins Properties reports 2Q results (NYSE:CUZ) - July 26 at 5:53 PM logoCousins Properties FFO in-line, beats on revenue (NYSE:CUZ) - July 26 at 4:54 PM logoQ2 2016 Cousins Properties Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:CUZ) - July 26 at 7:07 AM logoCousins Properties Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call Notice (NYSE:CUZ) - July 19 at 4:15 PM logoCousins Properties Names Colin Connolly Chief Operating Officer (NYSE:CUZ) - July 14 at 4:48 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CUZ-US : July 12, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - July 12 at 8:17 AM logoMicrosoft Corp. to anchor Avalon office development (NYSE:CUZ) - June 7 at 7:25 AM logoHines And Cousins Sign Lease With Microsoft Corp. At 8000 Avalon In Atlanta, Georgia (NYSE:CUZ) - June 7 at 6:48 AM logoThe Statistics Don’t Lie: Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) Earnings Preview (NYSE:CUZ) - June 6 at 9:54 PM logoInsiders Seeing Green With CUZ At New 52-Week High (NYSE:CUZ) - June 3 at 10:36 PM logoCousins Inks Lease Deals for Atlanta's 191 Peachtree Tower (NYSE:CUZ) - May 23 at 6:30 AM logoCousins Properties Announces New Leases at One Ninety One Peachtree Tower (NYSE:CUZ) - May 19 at 4:52 PM logoCOUSINS PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhib (NYSE:CUZ) - May 12 at 6:13 AM logoCousins Properties, Inc. :CUZ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NYSE:CUZ) - May 6 at 11:27 AM logoEdited Transcript of CUZ earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-16 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:CUZ) - May 5 at 5:37 PM logoParkway Reports First Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:CUZ) - May 5 at 4:15 PM logoCousins Properties (CUZ) Misses on Q1 FFO, Revenues Fall (NYSE:CUZ) - May 5 at 9:10 AM logoCousins Properties Reports Results For Quarter Ended March 31, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - May 4 at 5:01 PM logoQ1 2016 Cousins Properties Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:CUZ) - May 4 at 7:07 AM logoWhat we know about the properties in Cousins and Parkway's Houston spinoff (NYSE:CUZ) - May 3 at 4:06 PM logoCousins Properties Focuses on Trophy Assets: Worth a Hold? (NYSE:CUZ) - March 1 at 3:30 PM
News IconCousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ): President & CEO GELLERSTEDT LAWRENCE L III buys 11,750 shares (NYSE:CUZ) - February 23 at 11:55 PM logoSum Up The Pieces: UYG Could Be Worth $66 (NYSE:CUZ) - February 16 at 2:56 PM


Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) Chart for Sunday, September, 25, 2016

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