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: $7.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.68
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.36
  • 52-Week Range: $7.19 - $11.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.62
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.03
  • P/E Growth: 1.84
  • Market Cap: $1.62B
  • Outstanding Shares: 210,169,000
  • Beta: 1.14
  • 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: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $10.00 (30.04% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/17/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell -> Hold$9.50 -> $8.00View Rating Details
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
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2016Q316$0.22$91.02 millionN/AView Earnings Details
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: $0.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.59 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 20162$0.15$0.17$0.16
Q1 20172$0.14$0.23$0.19
Q2 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q3 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q4 20172$0.15$0.25$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ)
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:4.16%
Dividend Growth:21.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:47.76% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
43.24% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
54.24% (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 Announces Closing Of One Ninety One Peachtree Disposition (NYSE:CUZ) - October 25 at 4:32 PM
News IconAnalyst Recommendations Watch: Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - October 19 at 4:55 PM
News IconConsiderable Dividend Stock: Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - October 19 at 4:55 PM
News IconCousins Properties Inc. (CUZ) Upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to Hold (NYSE:CUZ) - October 19 at 4:55 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. : CUZ-US: Dividend Analysis : October 06th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 19, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - October 19 at 4:55 PM
News IconUpdate on Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) for the day (NYSE:CUZ) - October 15 at 4:20 PM
News IconCrazy Volume Spikes for: Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - October 14 at 8:57 AM
News IconPrice Target Analysis: Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - October 12 at 4:45 PM
News IconInsider Activity for Investors: Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - October 12 at 9:17 AM logoCOUSINS PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Other Events, Financia (NYSE:CUZ) - October 11 at 4:38 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Cousins Properties, Inc. : October 10, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - October 10 at 4:22 PM
News IconBroker Roundup For Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) (NYSE:CUZ) - October 9 at 9:04 AM logo9:11 am Cousins Prop completes spin-off of Parkway (PKY (NYSE:CUZ) - October 9 at 9:04 AM
News IconCousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) Sale Analysis (NYSE:CUZ) - October 8 at 9:13 AM logoGilead, Mylan Return to Friday’s 52-Week Low Club (NYSE:CUZ) - October 7 at 4:28 PM logoCOUSINS PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Defi (NYSE:CUZ) - October 7 at 9:28 AM logoCousins Properties (CUZ) Completes Merger with Parkway (NYSE:CUZ) - October 7 at 9:28 AM logoCousins Completes Spin-Off of Parkway, Inc. (NYSE:CUZ) - October 7 at 9:28 AM logoNotable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - CUZ (NYSE:CUZ) - October 6 at 4:28 PM logoCousins Closes Merger with Parkway and Prepares to Spin Off Combined Company's Houston-Based Assets (NYSE:CUZ) - October 6 at 10:03 AM logoCOUSINS PROPERTIES INC Financials (NYSE:CUZ) - October 1 at 4:13 PM logoShares of CUZ Up 17.6% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:CUZ) - September 30 at 9:33 AM logoCousins Properties downgraded ahead of merger (NYSE:CUZ) - September 29 at 11:22 AM logoCousins Properties (CUZ) Stock Downgraded at Stifel (NYSE:CUZ) - September 29 at 9:29 AM logoCousins Declares Anticipated Closing Date of Parkway Merger (NYSE:CUZ) - September 28 at 9:24 AM logoCousins Properties close to a deal to sell iconic One Ninety One Peachtree tower (NYSE:CUZ) - September 28 at 9:24 AM logoCousins Announces Anticipated Closing Date of Merger and Sets Record and Distribution Dates for Spin-Off of Parkway, Inc. (NYSE:CUZ) - September 27 at 4:30 PM logoCousins Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CUZ-US : September 26, 2016 (NYSE:CUZ) - September 26 at 9:13 AM 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


Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

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