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EastGroup Properties Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.33 (-0.86 %)
(As of 05/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume171,449 shs
Average Volume171,457 shs
Market Capitalization$6.14 billion
P/E Ratio49.48
Dividend Yield2.04%
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About EastGroup Properties

EastGroup Properties, Inc. (NYSE: EGP), an S&P MidCap 400 company, is a self-administered equity real estate investment trust focused on the development, acquisition and operation of industrial properties in major Sunbelt markets throughout the United States with an emphasis in the states of Florida, Texas, Arizona, California and North Carolina. The Company's goal is to maximize shareholder value by being a leading provider in its markets of functional, flexible and quality business distribution space for location sensitive customers (primarily in the 15,000 to 70,000 square foot range). The Company's strategy for growth is based on ownership of premier distribution facilities generally clustered near major transportation features in supply-constrained submarkets. EastGroup's portfolio, including development projects and value-add acquisitions in lease-up and under construction, currently includes approximately 45.8 million square feet.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryIndustrial REITs
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$331.39 million
Cash Flow$6.60 per share
Book Value$30.89 per share


Net Income$121.66 million




Market Cap$6.14 billion
Next Earnings Date7/27/2021 (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

2.00 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

343rd out of 1,930 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

87th out of 272 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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EastGroup Properties (NYSE:EGP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is EastGroup Properties a buy right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for EastGroup Properties in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" EastGroup Properties stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EGP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is EastGroup Properties' next earnings date?

EastGroup Properties is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were EastGroup Properties' earnings last quarter?

EastGroup Properties, Inc. (NYSE:EGP) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.39 by $0.70. The real estate investment trust earned $97.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $94.62 million. EastGroup Properties had a net margin of 33.84% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.94%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 10.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.31 earnings per share.
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How has EastGroup Properties' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

EastGroup Properties' stock was trading at $107.15 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EGP stock has increased by 43.1% and is now trading at $153.38.
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How often does EastGroup Properties pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for EastGroup Properties?

EastGroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 8th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.79 per share on Thursday, April 15th. This represents a $3.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.06%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 30th. This is a positive change from EastGroup Properties's previous quarterly dividend of $0.66.
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Is EastGroup Properties a good dividend stock?

EastGroup Properties pays an annual dividend of $3.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.04%. EastGroup Properties has been increasing its dividend for 9 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of EastGroup Properties is 63.45%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EastGroup Properties will have a dividend payout ratio of 56.13% next year. This indicates that EastGroup Properties will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has EastGroup Properties issued on next quarter's earnings?

EastGroup Properties updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 5.740-5.840 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for EGP?

8 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for EastGroup Properties' shares. Their forecasts range from $139.00 to $164.00. On average, they anticipate EastGroup Properties' share price to reach $148.63 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.1%.
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Who are EastGroup Properties' key executives?

EastGroup Properties' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Marshall A. Loeb, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $2.05M)
  • Mr. Brent W. Wood, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51, Pay $1.09M)
  • Mr. John F. Coleman, Exec. VP & Head of Eastern Regional (Age 61, Pay $982.78k)
  • Mr. R. Reid Dunbar, Sr. VP & Head of Texas Region (Age 45, Pay $753.92k)
  • Mr. Ryan M. Collins, Sr. VP & Head of Western Region (Age 40, Pay $621.11k)
  • Ms. Staci H. Tyler CPA, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Sec. (Age 40)
  • Mr. Brian Laird CPA, Chief Information Officer & VP
  • Ms. Wendi Powers, Investor Relations
  • Shelby Trusty, Director of HR
  • Mr. Michael P. Sacco, VP of the Western Regional Office

What is David H. Hoster II's approval rating as EastGroup Properties' CEO?

3 employees have rated EastGroup Properties CEO David H. Hoster II on David H. Hoster II has an approval rating of 100% among EastGroup Properties' employees. This puts David H. Hoster II in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of EastGroup Properties own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other EastGroup Properties investors own include Realty Income (O), Digital Realty Trust (DLR), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), AT&T (T), Crown Castle International (CCI), The Walt Disney (DIS), Essex Property Trust (ESS) and The Coca-Cola (KO).

What is EastGroup Properties' stock symbol?

EastGroup Properties trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EGP."

Who are EastGroup Properties' major shareholders?

EastGroup Properties' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.24%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (6.77%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (6.08%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.44%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.91%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.91%). Company insiders that own EastGroup Properties stock include Brent Wood, David H Hoster II, H C Bailey Jr and John F Coleman.
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Which major investors are selling EastGroup Properties stock?

EGP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Carlson Capital L P, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Kempen Capital Management N.V., Principal Financial Group Inc., UBS Group AG, Aew Capital Management L P, Guggenheim Capital LLC, and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold EastGroup Properties company stock in the last year include H C Bailey Jr, and John F Coleman.
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Which major investors are buying EastGroup Properties stock?

EGP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Employees Retirement System of Texas, Geode Capital Management LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., and Bank of Montreal Can.
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How do I buy shares of EastGroup Properties?

Shares of EGP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is EastGroup Properties' stock price today?

One share of EGP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $153.38.

How much money does EastGroup Properties make?

EastGroup Properties has a market capitalization of $6.14 billion and generates $331.39 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $121.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.98 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does EastGroup Properties have?

EastGroup Properties employs 79 workers across the globe.

What is EastGroup Properties' official website?

The official website for EastGroup Properties is

Where are EastGroup Properties' headquarters?

EastGroup Properties is headquartered at 400 W PARKWAY PLACE SUITE 100, RIDGELAND MS, 39157.

How can I contact EastGroup Properties?

EastGroup Properties' mailing address is 400 W PARKWAY PLACE SUITE 100, RIDGELAND MS, 39157. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 601-354-3555 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/18/2021 by Staff
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