NYSE:DEA - Easterly Government Properties Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$17.6050 -0.02 (-0.11 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 12:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.63
Today's Range$17.52 - $17.77
52-Week Range$15.16 - $21.49
Volume61,971 shs
Average Volume384,288 shs
Market Capitalization$1.07 billion
P/E Ratio15.09
Dividend Yield5.86%
Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) is based in Washington, D.C., and focuses primarily on the acquisition, development and management of Class A commercial properties that are leased to the U.S. Government. Easterly's experienced management team brings specialized insight into the strategy and needs of mission-critical U.S. Government agencies for properties leased to such agencies either directly or through the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA).

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$160.59 million
Cash Flow$1.0399 per share
Book Value$16.86 per share


Net Income$5.70 million


Market Cap$1.07 billion
Next Earnings Date5/14/2019 (Estimated)

Easterly Government Properties (NYSE:DEA) Frequently Asked Questions

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 14th will be given a dividend of $0.26 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.92%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 13th. 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 Thursday, February, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.30. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $48.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $46.72 million. Easterly Government Properties had a return on equity of 0.58% and a net margin of 3.55%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 32.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.32 earnings per share. View Easterly Government Properties' Earnings History.

When is Easterly Government Properties' next earnings date?

Easterly Government Properties is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Easterly Government Properties.

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

Easterly Government Properties issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 28th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.16-1.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.19. Easterly Government Properties also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.16-1.20 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for DEA?

3 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Easterly Government Properties' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Easterly Government Properties' share price to reach $23.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Easterly Government Properties.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Easterly Government Properties?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Easterly Government Properties in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Easterly Government Properties.

Has Easterly Government Properties been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about DEA stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Easterly Government Properties earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Easterly Government Properties' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Easterly Government Properties own?

Who are Easterly Government Properties' key executives?

Easterly Government Properties' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William C. Trimble III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Michael P. Ibe, Vice Chairman and Exec. VP of Devel. & Acquisitions (Age 72)
  • Ms. Meghan G. Baivier, Exec. VP, CFO & COO (Age 39)
  • Ms. Alison M. Bernard, Chief Accounting Officer & Exec. VP (Age 33)
  • Ms. Lindsay Winterhalter, VP, Investor Relations & Operations

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 $14.00-$16.00 per share. Citigroup, Raymond James and RBC Capital Markets acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Piper Jaffray, PNC Capital Markets and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey were co-managers.

Who are Easterly Government Properties' major shareholders?

Easterly Government Properties' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (18.08%), Zimmer Partners LP (5.47%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (4.67%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (3.31%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (3.11%) and Prudential Financial Inc. (2.27%). Company insiders that own Easterly Government Properties stock include Alison M Bernard, Darrell W Crate and William C Trimble. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Easterly Government Properties.

Which major investors are selling Easterly Government Properties stock?

DEA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zimmer Partners LP, Comerica Bank, Prudential Financial Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., TD Asset Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Northern Trust Corp and Raymond James & Associates. Company insiders that have sold Easterly Government Properties company stock in the last year include Alison M Bernard, Darrell W Crate and William C Trimble. View Insider Buying and Selling for Easterly Government Properties.

Which major investors are buying Easterly Government Properties stock?

DEA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., BlackRock Inc., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Tributary Capital Management LLC and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Easterly Government Properties.

How do I buy shares of Easterly Government Properties?

Shares of DEA 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Easterly Government Properties' stock price today?

One share of DEA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.58.

How big of a company is Easterly Government Properties?

Easterly Government Properties has a market capitalization of $1.07 billion and generates $160.59 million in revenue each year.

What is Easterly Government Properties' official website?

The official website for Easterly Government Properties is http://www.easterlyreit.com.

How can I contact Easterly Government Properties?

Easterly Government Properties' mailing address is 2101 L STREET NW SUITE 650, WASHINGTON DC, 20037. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 202-595-9500 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Easterly Government Properties (NYSE DEA)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  191 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  189 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  380
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Easterly Government Properties and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DEA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DEA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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