Easterly Government Properties Company Profile (NYSE:DEA)

About Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)

Easterly Government Properties logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company focuses on the acquisition, development and management of Class A commercial properties that are leased to the United States Government agencies. The Company leases its properties to such agencies through the United States General Services Administration (GSA). The operations of the Company are carried on primarily through Easterly Government Properties, LP and the subsidiaries of the Operating Partnership. As of December 31, 2016, it had 43 operating properties in the United States, including 40 operating properties that are leased primarily to the United States Government tenant agencies and three operating properties that are entirely leased to private tenants, encompassing approximately 3.1 million square feet in the aggregate. In addition, the Company had one property under development encompassing approximately 0.1 million square feet as of December 31, 2016.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Commercial REITs
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:DEA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.easterlyreit.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $778.19 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,287,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $20.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.07
  • 52 Week Range: $17.94 - $21.81
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 199.50
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.89
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $116.22 million
  • Price / Sales: 6.57
  • Book Value: $14.76 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.35
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.00
  • Dividend Yield: 5.0%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $60.4 million
  • Net Margins: 3.40%
  • Return on Equity: 0.58%
  • Return on Assets: 0.36%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.80%
  • Current Ratio: 1.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.71%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 563,740 shs.
  • Beta: 0.56
  • Short Ratio: 17.76
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)

What is Easterly Government Properties' stock symbol?

Easterly Government Properties trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DEA."

How often does Easterly Government Properties pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Easterly Government Properties?

Easterly Government Properties announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 4th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, September 28th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.01%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 12th. View Easterly Government Properties' Dividend History.

How were Easterly Government Properties' earnings last quarter?

Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.29. The company earned $30.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $30.61 million. Easterly Government Properties had a net margin of 3.40% and a return on equity of 0.58%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 22.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.30 earnings per share. View Easterly Government Properties' Earnings History.

What guidance has Easterly Government Properties issued on next quarter's earnings?

Easterly Government Properties updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.25-1.29 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.26.

Where is Easterly Government Properties' stock going? Where will Easterly Government Properties' stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Easterly Government Properties' shares. Their forecasts range from $20.50 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Easterly Government Properties' stock price to reach $21.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Easterly Government Properties.

Are investors shorting Easterly Government Properties?

Easterly Government Properties saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,460,078 shares, a decrease of 0.2% from the July 14th total of 5,472,433 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 196,084 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 27.8 days. Approximately 15.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

Who are some of Easterly Government Properties' key competitors?

Who are Easterly Government Properties' key executives?

Easterly Government Properties' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Darrell W. Crate, Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • William C. Trimble III, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Michael P. Ibe, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, Executive Vice President – Development and Acquisitions
  • Meghan G. Baivier, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Alison M. Bernard CPA, Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ronald E. Kendall, Executive Vice President - Government Relations
  • William H. Binnie, Independent Director
  • Cynthia A. Fisher, Independent Director
  • Emil W. Henry Jr., Independent Director
  • James E. Mead, Independent Director

When did Easterly Government Properties IPO?

(DEA) raised $180 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, February 6th 2015. The company issued 12,000,000 shares at a price of $14.00-$16.00 per share. Citigroup, Raymond James and RBC Capital Markets served as the underwriters for the IPO and Piper Jaffray, PNC Capital Markets and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey were co-managers.

Who owns Easterly Government Properties stock?

Easterly Government Properties' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (14.23%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.07%), AEW Capital Management L P (5.11%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.81%), State Street Corp (2.50%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.51%). Company insiders that own Easterly Government Properties stock include Cynthia A Fisher, Darrell W Crate, James E Mead and William C Trimble. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Easterly Government Properties.

Who sold Easterly Government Properties stock? Who is selling Easterly Government Properties stock?

Easterly Government Properties' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cambridge Associates LLC MA ADV, Westpac Banking Corp, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Worth Venture Partners LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Strs Ohio and Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Easterly Government Properties.

Who bought Easterly Government Properties stock? Who is buying Easterly Government Properties stock?

Easterly Government Properties' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., GW&K Investment Management LLC, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Easterly Government Properties stock in the last two years include Cynthia A Fisher, Darrell W Crate, James E Mead and William C Trimble. View Insider Buying and Selling for Easterly Government Properties.

How do I buy Easterly Government Properties stock?

Shares of Easterly Government Properties can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Easterly Government Properties' stock price today?

One share of Easterly Government Properties stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.95.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE DEA)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  77 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  89 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  166
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $21.83 (9.44% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$24.00LowView Rating Details
1/9/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform -> Market Perform$20.50N/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$21.00N/AView Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$17.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
3/4/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Earnings by Quarter for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE DEA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/8/2017Q2 2017$0.31$0.02$30.61 million$30.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q1 2017$0.31$0.03$28.14 million$29.89 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2017Q4 2016$0.03$0.03$26.85 million$28.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.30$0.29$25.93 million$26.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216$0.30$0.30$23.53 million$24.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.30$0.30$22.83 million$24.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2016Q415$0.26$0.27$21.59 million$22.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.26$0.26$18.76 million$19.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.26$0.26$18.28 million$19.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.25
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.30
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.30$0.31$0.31
Q2 20172$0.30$0.31$0.31
Q3 20172$0.30$0.32$0.31
Q4 20172$0.32$0.33$0.33
Q1 20181$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q2 20181$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q3 20181$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q4 20181$0.33$0.33$0.33
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Next Dividend:9/28/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:5.01%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:1,000.10% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
79.37% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
74.63% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)

Dividend History by Quarter for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE DEA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/4/2017Quarterly$0.255.03%9/12/20179/13/20179/28/2017
5/5/2017quarterly$0.255.04%6/12/20176/14/20176/29/2017
2/24/2017quarterly$0.244.64%3/3/20173/7/20173/22/2017
11/4/2016Quarterly$0.2412/5/201612/7/201612/22/2016
8/4/2016Quarterly$0.238/24/20168/26/20169/13/2016
5/6/2016Quarterly$0.236/6/20166/8/20166/23/2016
2/29/2016Quarterly$0.223/8/20163/10/20163/25/2016
11/4/2015Quarterly$0.2211/13/201511/17/201512/3/2015
8/5/2015$0.218/14/20158/18/20159/3/2015
5/7/2015special$0.115/14/20155/18/20156/3/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 18.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.24%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2016James E MeadDirectorBuy4,000$19.18$76,720.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016James E. MeadDirectorBuy2,000$19.72$39,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Cynthia A FisherDirectorBuy18,448$19.68$363,056.64View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016William C TrimbleCEOBuy1,000$18.81$18,810.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Darrell W CrateChairmanBuy10,000$17.32$173,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Darrell W. CrateChairmanBuy5,000$15.40$77,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Michael P IbeEVPBuy10,000$15.53$155,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Darrell W CrateChairmanBuy20,000$15.90$318,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Cynthia A FisherDirectorBuy50,100$15.00$751,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Darrell W CrateChairmanBuy20,000$15.00$300,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Joseph F MoravecEVPBuy6,000$15.00$90,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
Latest Headlines for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Easterly Government Properties (DEA) & Gladstone Commercial Corporation (GOOD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 2:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 6:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DEA-US : September 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 6:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoA REIT Backed By The Full Faith And Credit Of The U.S. Government
seekingalpha.com - September 11 at 6:28 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Easterly Government Properties, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and HP
www.nasdaq.com - September 8 at 6:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Declares $0.25 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 9:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties Announces Agreement to Acquire 169,542 SF FBI Field Office in Salt Lake City, Utah
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$33.65 Million in Sales Expected for Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 3 at 10:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 11:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Weighs in on Easterly Government Properties, Inc.'s Q4 2017 Earnings (DEA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 9:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Downgrades Easterly Government Properties Inc (DEA) to Strong Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 11:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$33.73 Million in Sales Expected for Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 10:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.31 EPS Expected for Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 2:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DEA earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 1:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 3:38 AM
msn.com logoEasterly Government Properties' (DEA) CEO Bill Tremble on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
www.msn.com - August 8 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Easterly Government Properties, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties reports 2Q results
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 5:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 9:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 9:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Easterly Government Properties (DEA) & RAIT Financial Trust (RAS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 10:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: Easterly Government Properties (DEA) vs. Liberty Property Trust (LPT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Easterly Government Properties (DEA) and Brookfield Canada Office Properties (BOXC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 2:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$31.25 Million in Sales Expected for Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.31 Earnings Per Share Expected for Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 11:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Easterly Government Properties, Inc. : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DEA-US : July 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 7:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 7:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Easterly Government Properties, Inc. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 3:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) Issued By Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 12:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 6:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.31 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 11:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA) and Cousins Properties (CUZ) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 12:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 7:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DEA-US : July 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 10:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $31.09 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 8:18 AM
businesswire.com logoEasterly Government Properties Announces $127.5 Million 3.59% Fixed Interest Only Mortgage Financing on Department of Veterans Affairs Ambulatory Care Facility in Loma Linda ...
www.businesswire.com - June 30 at 10:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties Announces $127.5 Million 3.59% Fixed Interest Only Mortgage Financing on Department of Veterans Affairs Ambulatory Care Facility in Loma Linda, California
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 7:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation (MNR) and Easterly Government Properties (DEA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 8:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 7:00 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThis REIT Is Actually Printing Dividends
seekingalpha.com - June 14 at 10:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. : DEA-US: Dividend Analysis : June 14th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 5:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Easterly Government Properties (DEA) and Winthrop Realty Trust (FUR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 12:06 AM
nasdaq.com logoEasterly Government Properties, Inc. (DEA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled
www.nasdaq.com - June 9 at 5:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Contrast: Resource Capital Corp. (RSO) vs. Easterly Government Properties (DEA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 8:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Select Income REIT (SIR) & Easterly Government Properties (DEA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Easterly Government Properties Inc (DEA) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $31.09 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Easterly Government Properties Inc (DEA) Will Post Earnings of $0.31 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 4:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEasterly Government Properties Completes Acquisition of 327,614 SF Department of Veterans Affairs Ambulatory Care Center in Loma Linda, California
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 11:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEasterly Government Properties Inc (DEA) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 10:30 PM

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