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Douglas Emmett (DEI) Competitors

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Should you be buying Douglas Emmett stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Douglas Emmett include Equity Commonwealth (EQC), Highwoods Properties (HIW), SL Green Realty (SLG), Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN), Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT), OUTFRONT Media (OUT), LXP Industrial Trust (LXP), Arbor Realty Trust (ABR), National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA), and COPT Defense Properties (CDP). These companies are all part of the "real estate investment trusts" industry.

Douglas Emmett vs.

Douglas Emmett (NYSE:DEI) and Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, community ranking, valuation, profitability, dividends and risk.

Equity Commonwealth has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Douglas Emmett. Douglas Emmett is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Equity Commonwealth, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Douglas Emmett$1.02B2.20-$42.71M-$0.31-43.19
Equity Commonwealth$60.52M34.06$91.16M$0.7924.32

Equity Commonwealth has a net margin of 156.11% compared to Douglas Emmett's net margin of -5.40%. Equity Commonwealth's return on equity of 4.14% beat Douglas Emmett's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Douglas Emmett-5.40% -1.33% -0.54%
Equity Commonwealth 156.11%4.14%3.88%

Douglas Emmett has a beta of 1.05, suggesting that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Equity Commonwealth has a beta of 0.24, suggesting that its stock price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Douglas Emmett had 5 more articles in the media than Equity Commonwealth. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Douglas Emmett and 4 mentions for Equity Commonwealth. Equity Commonwealth's average media sentiment score of 1.68 beat Douglas Emmett's score of 0.94 indicating that Equity Commonwealth is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Douglas Emmett
5 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Equity Commonwealth
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive

Douglas Emmett presently has a consensus price target of $13.67, suggesting a potential upside of 2.07%. Given Douglas Emmett's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Douglas Emmett is more favorable than Equity Commonwealth.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Douglas Emmett
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Equity Commonwealth
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

Douglas Emmett received 98 more outperform votes than Equity Commonwealth when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.94% of users gave Douglas Emmett an outperform vote while only 55.66% of users gave Equity Commonwealth an outperform vote.

Douglas EmmettOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Equity CommonwealthOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

97.4% of Douglas Emmett shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.0% of Equity Commonwealth shares are owned by institutional investors. 14.7% of Douglas Emmett shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.8% of Equity Commonwealth shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.


Douglas Emmett beats Equity Commonwealth on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding DEI and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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DEI vs. The Competition

MetricDouglas EmmettReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.31B$6.65B$9.09B$17.89B
Dividend Yield5.50%6.83%10.41%3.49%
P/E Ratio-43.1928.3353.4721.65
Price / Sales2.206.223,553.9310.27
Price / Cash5.5516.8628.2119.28
Price / Book0.599.063.125.88
Net Income-$42.71M$151.15M$994.22M$976.87M
7 Day Performance-5.57%-3.41%-1.62%-2.31%
1 Month Performance-1.33%0.02%1.21%2.34%
1 Year Performance18.50%2.85%16.72%21.76%

Douglas Emmett Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Equity Commonwealth
3.1249 of 5 stars
N/A-9.7%$2.08B$60.52M24.5122Positive News
Highwoods Properties
2.5713 of 5 stars
SL Green Realty
1.6114 of 5 stars
+114.8%$3.49B$913.71M-6.411,188Dividend Announcement
Brandywine Realty Trust
3.6665 of 5 stars
+19.8%$822.59M$514.65M-3.91324News Coverage
Positive News
Four Corners Property Trust
3.0781 of 5 stars
-7.0%$2.28B$250.61M23.21516Positive News
3.3505 of 5 stars
-1.9%$2.47B$1.82B-5.602,375Gap Up
LXP Industrial Trust
4.3294 of 5 stars
-17.0%$2.58B$340.50M218.9364Positive News
Arbor Realty Trust
3.032 of 5 stars
+5.5%$2.60B$1.33B8.57647Positive News
Gap Up
National Storage Affiliates Trust
1.0531 of 5 stars
-3.4%$2.77B$858.06M19.371,108Positive News
COPT Defense Properties
1.0292 of 5 stars
N/A$2.81B$684.98M-23.14410Positive News

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This page (NYSE:DEI) was last updated on 5/24/2024 by Staff

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