Equity Commonwealth Company Profile (NYSE:EQC)

About Equity Commonwealth

Equity Commonwealth logoEquity Commonwealth is an internally managed and self-advised real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in the ownership and operation of office buildings throughout the United States. It operates in central business district properties and suburban properties segment. The Company's portfolio includes approximately 60 properties (over 130 buildings) with a combined of approximately 24 million square feet. It leases its properties to over 1,000 tenants. Its properties include Parkshore Plaza, Leased Land/Vineyards, Sky Park Centre, Georgetown-Green and Harris Buildings, Executive Park, Cabot Business Park Land, Danac Stiles Business Park, East Eisenhower Parkway, North Point Office Complex, Raintree Industrial Park, Cherrington Corporate Center, Foster Plaza, Bridgepoint Parkway, Lakewood on the Park and Research Park. Its properties are located in Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Hawaii and Illinois, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Office
  • Sub-Industry: Office REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EQC
  • CUSIP: 20323310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.69
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $29.19
  • 52-Week Range: $25.23 - $31.91
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.55
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 32.15
  • P/E Growth: -5.34
  • Market Cap: $3.79B
  • Outstanding Shares: 125,533,000
  • Beta: 0.4
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 35.80%
  • Return on Equity: 6.92%
  • Return on Assets: 4.04%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.51%
  • Current Ratio: 16.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 16.84%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $31.67 (4.79% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/30/2016RBC Capital MarketsUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector Perform$28.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
9/30/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector Perform$28.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
9/1/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$28.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
8/15/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
4/11/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/6/2015Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
7/28/2016Q216$0.30$0.42$136.57 million$145.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.26$0.29$136.40 million$137.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.32$0.27$154.44 million$138.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.38$0.36$189.29 million$159.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.50$0.52$207.78 million$203.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.49$0.55$211.30 million$213.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.49$0.53$217.10 million$212.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.56$0.44$215.00 million$216.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q2$0.59$0.68$218.31 million$215.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1$0.59$0.60$202.97 million$217.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.54$0.63$201.89 million$198.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.62$0.57$259.64 million$201.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q213$0.64$0.63$272.75 million$274.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q113$0.73$0.78$266.34 million$275.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.86$0.82$263.56 million$264.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.83$0.86$255.15 million$261.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.83$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.81$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.85$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.84$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.89$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2011$0.87$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.89$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.22 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.94 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/3/2014quarterly$0.254.32%1/9/20141/13/20142/21/2014
10/9/2013quarterly$0.254.15%10/23/201310/25/201311/22/2013
7/9/2013quarterly$0.254.3%7/24/20137/26/20138/23/2013
4/8/2013quarterly$0.254.39%4/19/20134/23/20135/22/2013
1/10/2013quarterly$0.256.37%1/17/20131/22/20132/21/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.94%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.54%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/10/2015Adam Scott MarkmanCFOBuy4,500$27.21$122,445.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)
DateHeadline
investornewswire.com logoWhat Is The EPS Target Of Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC)? - Investor Newswire (NYSE:EQC)
www.investornewswire.com - October 1 at 10:16 AM
News IconHistory of Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) stock price after earnings - The Independent Republic (NYSE:EQC)
theindependentrepublic.com - September 30 at 5:11 PM
stocksdaily.net logoEquity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) EPS Forecast At $0.27? - Stocks Daily (NYSE:EQC)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 30 at 5:11 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEquity Commonwealth Underperform rating pulled at RBC (NYSE:EQC)
seekingalpha.com - September 30 at 9:56 AM
News IconBroker Roundup For Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) (NYSE:EQC)
desotoedge.com - September 29 at 9:52 AM
News IconEquity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Latest Broker Views - NewsDen (NYSE:EQC)
newsden.net - September 28 at 4:43 PM
stocksdaily.net logoEquity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Ratings in Focus - Stocks Daily (NYSE:EQC)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 24 at 4:38 PM
stocksdaily.net logoEquity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Ratings in Focus (NYSE:EQC)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 22 at 4:55 PM
News IconWhat Analysts are saying about? Rex Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:REXX) , Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) - Wall Street Times (press release) (NYSE:EQC)
www.wallstreetnews24.com - September 21 at 8:48 AM
investornewswire.com logoStock Watchlist: Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) - Investor Newswire (NYSE:EQC)
www.investornewswire.com - September 17 at 4:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoEquity Commonwealth breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EQC-US : September 15, 2016 (NYSE:EQC)
www.capitalcube.com - September 15 at 5:15 PM
News IconAnalysts Place Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Under the Lens of the Microscope - Post News (NYSE:EQC)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 12 at 9:45 AM
News IconInstitutional Investors Have Decreased Positions in Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) - National Daily Press (NYSE:EQC)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 10 at 9:25 AM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC); Earnings & Target Updates - National Daily Press (NYSE:EQC)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 10 at 9:25 AM
News IconAtalan Capital Partners Lp buys $22335000 stake in Equity Commonwealth (EQC) - National Daily Press (NYSE:EQC)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 10 at 9:25 AM
News IconAtalan Capital Partners Lp buys $22,335,000 stake in Equity Commonwealth (EQC) (NYSE:EQC)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 4:42 PM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC); Earnings & Target Updates (NYSE:EQC)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 9:39 AM
News IconThe Statistics Don't Lie: Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Earnings Preview - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:EQC)
voiceregistrar.com - September 6 at 4:44 PM
News IconPlacing Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Shares Under the Microscope - Post News (NYSE:EQC)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 5 at 4:32 PM
News IconHow Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) trades after earning announcements? - The Independent Republic (NYSE:EQC)
theindependentrepublic.com - September 5 at 4:32 PM
News IconShares Charging Up to a Recent High: Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) - Post News (NYSE:EQC)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 2 at 9:43 AM
News IconFinancial Stocks Worth Chasing: PacWest Bancorp (PACW), Equity Commonwealth (EQC) - The Independent Republic (NYSE:EQC)
theindependentrepublic.com - September 2 at 9:43 AM
News IconEquity Commonwealth's (EQC): Stock Trending Alert - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:EQC)
www.hotstockspoint.com - September 1 at 7:22 AM
News IconStock Tracking Up to a Recent High: Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) - Post News (NYSE:EQC)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 31 at 4:46 PM
News IconEquity Commonwealth Trades Midwest Office Portfolio to Hertz Investment Group for $417 Million - CoStar Group (NYSE:EQC)
www.costar.com - August 30 at 4:53 PM
businesswire.com logoEquity Commonwealth Completes $416.9 Million Midwest Portfolio Sale - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:EQC)
www.businesswire.com - August 29 at 3:54 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEquity Commonwealth completes midwest portfolio sale (NYSE:EQC)
seekingalpha.com - August 29 at 9:31 AM
nasdaq.com logoEquity Commonwealth Completes $416.9 Million Midwest Portfolio Sale (NYSE:EQC)
www.nasdaq.com - August 29 at 9:31 AM
News IconStock Trading Above Moving Averages: Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) - Post News (NYSE:EQC)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 26 at 4:46 PM
News IconEquity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Upcoming Earnings: What matter for investors? - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:EQC)
voiceregistrar.com - August 25 at 9:50 AM
bizjournals.com logoEquity Commonwealth lists two prime office buildings (NYSE:EQC)
www.bizjournals.com - August 17 at 5:03 PM
bizjournals.com logo25 S. Charles St., Candler building hit the market in portfolio sale (NYSE:EQC)
www.bizjournals.com - August 16 at 10:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquity Commonwealth upgraded by BofA/Merrill (NYSE:EQC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 12:05 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Equity Commonwealth : August 15, 2016 (NYSE:EQC)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 12:05 PM
streetupdates.com logoAnalyst's Noticeable Buzzers: Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC ... - Street Updates (NYSE:EQC)
www.streetupdates.com - August 9 at 6:37 AM
fidaily.com logoJpmorgan Chase & Co Adjusts Its Investment in Equity Commonwealth Common Shar (EQC) Stock Last Quarter (NYSE:EQC)
www.fidaily.com - August 8 at 10:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoEquity Commonwealth :EQC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NYSE:EQC)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEQUITY COMMONWEALTH Financials (NYSE:EQC)
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 4:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEquity Commonwealth (EQC) David Helfand on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:EQC)
seekingalpha.com - July 31 at 9:16 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEquity Commonwealth's (EQC) CEO David Helfand on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:EQC)
seekingalpha.com - July 30 at 6:55 AM
fortune.com logoLooking At Recent Analyst Ratings: Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC), Timken Co (NYSE:TKR) - Review Fortune (NYSE:EQC)
reviewfortune.com - July 29 at 10:13 PM
thestreet.com logoToday's Strong And Under The Radar Stock: Equity Commonwealth (EQC) - TheStreet.com (NYSE:EQC)
www.thestreet.com - July 29 at 10:13 PM
streetinsider.com logoEquity Commonwealth (EQC) Tops Q2 FFO by 12c - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:EQC)
www.streetinsider.com - July 29 at 10:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EQC earnings conference call or presentation 29-Jul-16 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:EQC)
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 4:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY COMMONWEALTH Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:EQC)
biz.yahoo.com - July 29 at 4:19 PM
fool.com logoEquity Commonwealth Hits Its Asset Sale Target (NYSE:EQC)
www.fool.com - July 29 at 12:40 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEquity Commonwealth reports 2Q results (NYSE:EQC)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:49 pm Equity Commonwealth beats by $0.12, beats on revs (NYSE:EQC)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 4:49 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY COMMONWEALTH Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:EQC)
biz.yahoo.com - July 28 at 4:38 PM
publicnow.com logoEquity Commonwealth Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:EQC)
www.publicnow.com - July 28 at 4:38 PM

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Last Updated on 10/1/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff