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Cousins Properties Competitors

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MA: $35.36
$36.65
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$38.15
Volume534,812 shs
Average Volume943,251 shs
Market Capitalization$5.45 billion
P/E Ratio15.46
Dividend Yield3.49%
Beta1.1

Competitors

Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) Vs. DRE, VNO, SRC, PSB, LXP, and AAT

Should you be buying CUZ stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "diversified reits" are considered alternatives and competitors to Cousins Properties, including Duke Realty (DRE), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Spirit Realty Capital (SRC), PS Business Parks (PSB), Lexington Realty Trust (LXP), and American Assets Trust (AAT).

Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) and Duke Realty (NYSE:DRE) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

96.5% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.6% of Duke Realty shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Duke Realty shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Duke Realty pays an annual dividend of $1.02 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. Cousins Properties pays out 42.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Duke Realty pays out 70.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Cousins Properties has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years and Duke Realty has increased its dividend for 6 consecutive years. Cousins Properties is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Cousins Properties and Duke Realty's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cousins Properties$657.52 million8.29$150.42 million$2.9412.25
Duke Realty$973.76 million17.07$428.97 million$1.4430.89

Duke Realty has higher revenue and earnings than Cousins Properties. Cousins Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Duke Realty, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Cousins Properties and Duke Realty, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cousins Properties01202.67
Duke Realty03802.73

Cousins Properties currently has a consensus price target of $38.00, suggesting a potential upside of 5.50%. Duke Realty has a consensus price target of $41.60, suggesting a potential downside of 6.47%. Given Cousins Properties' higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Cousins Properties is more favorable than Duke Realty.

Profitability

This table compares Cousins Properties and Duke Realty's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cousins Properties45.67%7.61%4.93%
Duke Realty22.76%4.30%2.54%

Risk and Volatility

Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Duke Realty has a beta of 0.53, suggesting that its stock price is 47% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Cousins Properties beats Duke Realty on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) and Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

96.5% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.7% of Vornado Realty Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 8.3% of Vornado Realty Trust shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Vornado Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $2.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. Cousins Properties pays out 42.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Vornado Realty Trust pays out 60.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Cousins Properties has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years and Vornado Realty Trust has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Cousins Properties and Vornado Realty Trust's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cousins Properties$657.52 million8.29$150.42 million$2.9412.25
Vornado Realty Trust$1.92 billion4.47$3.15 billion$3.4912.88

Vornado Realty Trust has higher revenue and earnings than Cousins Properties. Cousins Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Vornado Realty Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Cousins Properties and Vornado Realty Trust, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cousins Properties01202.67
Vornado Realty Trust42201.75

Cousins Properties currently has a consensus price target of $38.00, suggesting a potential upside of 5.50%. Vornado Realty Trust has a consensus price target of $40.75, suggesting a potential downside of 9.36%. Given Cousins Properties' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Cousins Properties is more favorable than Vornado Realty Trust.

Profitability

This table compares Cousins Properties and Vornado Realty Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cousins Properties45.67%7.61%4.93%
Vornado Realty Trust6.43%2.31%0.80%

Risk and Volatility

Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vornado Realty Trust has a beta of 1.48, suggesting that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Cousins Properties beats Vornado Realty Trust on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) and Spirit Realty Capital (NYSE:SRC) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

96.5% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.7% of Spirit Realty Capital shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of Spirit Realty Capital shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Cousins Properties and Spirit Realty Capital, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cousins Properties01202.67
Spirit Realty Capital06502.45

Cousins Properties currently has a consensus price target of $38.00, suggesting a potential upside of 5.50%. Spirit Realty Capital has a consensus price target of $42.50, suggesting a potential downside of 4.17%. Given Cousins Properties' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Cousins Properties is more favorable than Spirit Realty Capital.

Profitability

This table compares Cousins Properties and Spirit Realty Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cousins Properties45.67%7.61%4.93%
Spirit Realty Capital0.46%0.07%0.04%

Dividends

Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Spirit Realty Capital pays an annual dividend of $2.50 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.6%. Cousins Properties pays out 42.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Spirit Realty Capital pays out 74.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Cousins Properties has increased its dividend for 3 consecutive years and Spirit Realty Capital has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Cousins Properties and Spirit Realty Capital's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cousins Properties$657.52 million8.29$150.42 million$2.9412.25
Spirit Realty Capital$516.43 million9.87$175.27 million$3.3413.28

Spirit Realty Capital has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Cousins Properties. Cousins Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Spirit Realty Capital, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.1, suggesting that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Spirit Realty Capital has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Cousins Properties beats Spirit Realty Capital on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

PS Business Parks (NYSE:PSB) and Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

69.9% of PS Business Parks shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.5% of Cousins Properties shares are held by institutional investors. 1.4% of PS Business Parks shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Cousins Properties shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for PS Business Parks and Cousins Properties, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
PS Business Parks12001.67
Cousins Properties01202.67

PS Business Parks currently has a consensus target price of $133.6667, suggesting a potential downside of 16.65%. Cousins Properties has a consensus target price of $38.00, suggesting a potential upside of 5.50%. Given Cousins Properties' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Cousins Properties is more favorable than PS Business Parks.

Profitability

This table compares PS Business Parks and Cousins Properties' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
PS Business Parks45.25%18.36%9.17%
Cousins Properties45.67%7.61%4.93%

Dividends

PS Business Parks pays an annual dividend of $4.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. PS Business Parks pays out 61.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cousins Properties pays out 42.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. PS Business Parks has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Cousins Properties has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years. Cousins Properties is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares PS Business Parks and Cousins Properties' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PS Business Parks$429.85 million10.26$174.97 million$6.7823.65
Cousins Properties$657.52 million8.29$150.42 million$2.9412.25

PS Business Parks has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Cousins Properties. Cousins Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than PS Business Parks, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

PS Business Parks has a beta of 0.47, indicating that its stock price is 53% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.1, indicating that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Cousins Properties beats PS Business Parks on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) and Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Lexington Realty Trust and Cousins Properties' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lexington Realty Trust$325.97 million9.91$279.91 million$0.8014.55
Cousins Properties$657.52 million8.29$150.42 million$2.9412.25

Lexington Realty Trust has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Cousins Properties. Cousins Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Lexington Realty Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Lexington Realty Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.43 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Lexington Realty Trust pays out 53.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cousins Properties pays out 42.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Lexington Realty Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Cousins Properties has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

90.4% of Lexington Realty Trust shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.5% of Cousins Properties shares are held by institutional investors. 2.1% of Lexington Realty Trust shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Cousins Properties shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Lexington Realty Trust and Cousins Properties' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lexington Realty Trust49.72%9.57%4.87%
Cousins Properties45.67%7.61%4.93%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Lexington Realty Trust and Cousins Properties, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lexington Realty Trust00203.00
Cousins Properties01202.67

Lexington Realty Trust currently has a consensus target price of $12.25, suggesting a potential upside of 5.24%. Cousins Properties has a consensus target price of $38.00, suggesting a potential upside of 5.50%. Given Cousins Properties' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Cousins Properties is more favorable than Lexington Realty Trust.

Risk and Volatility

Lexington Realty Trust has a beta of 0.63, indicating that its stock price is 37% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.1, indicating that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

American Assets Trust (NYSE:AAT) and Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares American Assets Trust and Cousins Properties' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
American Assets Trust$366.74 million5.54$60.19 million$2.2015.27
Cousins Properties$657.52 million8.29$150.42 million$2.9412.25

Cousins Properties has higher revenue and earnings than American Assets Trust. Cousins Properties is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than American Assets Trust, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

American Assets Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.3%. Cousins Properties pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. American Assets Trust pays out 50.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Cousins Properties pays out 42.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. American Assets Trust has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Cousins Properties has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years. Cousins Properties is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

94.1% of American Assets Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.5% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by institutional investors. 32.8% of American Assets Trust shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Cousins Properties shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares American Assets Trust and Cousins Properties' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
American Assets Trust10.38%2.94%1.34%
Cousins Properties45.67%7.61%4.93%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for American Assets Trust and Cousins Properties, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
American Assets Trust01102.50
Cousins Properties01202.67

American Assets Trust presently has a consensus target price of $30.75, indicating a potential downside of 8.48%. Cousins Properties has a consensus target price of $38.00, indicating a potential upside of 5.50%. Given Cousins Properties' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Cousins Properties is more favorable than American Assets Trust.

Volatility and Risk

American Assets Trust has a beta of 1.2, meaning that its share price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cousins Properties has a beta of 1.1, meaning that its share price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Cousins Properties beats American Assets Trust on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


Cousins Properties Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Duke Realty logo
DRE
Duke Realty
1.9$44.48+0.5%$16.63 billion$973.76 million76.69Analyst Downgrade
Vornado Realty Trust logo
VNO
Vornado Realty Trust
1.8$44.96+0.2%$8.61 billion$1.92 billion155.04Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
Spirit Realty Capital logo
SRC
Spirit Realty Capital
1.7$44.35+0.0%$5.10 billion$516.43 million-554.31Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
PS Business Parks logo
PSB
PS Business Parks
1.6$160.36+0.6%$4.41 billion$429.85 million35.24Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Lexington Realty Trust logo
LXP
Lexington Realty Trust
1.8$11.64+0.3%$3.23 billion$325.97 million19.40Analyst Revision
News Coverage
American Assets Trust logo
AAT
American Assets Trust
2.1$33.60+1.2%$2.03 billion$366.74 million53.33Decrease in Short Interest
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust logo
WRE
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust
1.7$23.03+0.6%$1.95 billion$309.18 million4.84
Gladstone Commercial logo
GOOD
Gladstone Commercial
1.3$20.75+0.5%$754.74 million$114.39 million-76.85Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
One Liberty Properties logo
OLP
One Liberty Properties
1.4$24.41+1.5%$506.07 million$84.74 million17.56Insider Selling
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Whitestone REIT logo
WSR
Whitestone REIT
2.1$9.75+0.3%$414.17 million$119.25 million21.20Decrease in Short Interest
GYRO
Gyrodyne
0.6$14.76+0.9%$21.85 millionN/A0.00News Coverage
This page was last updated on 4/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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