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Equity Commonwealth Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.13 (+0.49 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $26.54
50-Day Range
MA: $26.72
52-Week Range
Now: $26.54
Volume216,600 shs
Average Volume871,947 shs
Market Capitalization$3.23 billion
P/E Ratio7.25
Dividend YieldN/A
Equity Commonwealth (NYSE: EQC) is a Chicago based, internally managed and self-advised real estate investment trust (REIT) with commercial office properties in the United States. EQC's same property portfolio is comprised of 4 properties and 1.5 million square feet.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.40 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryOffice REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$127.85 million
Cash Flow$4.29 per share
Book Value$25.70 per share


Net Income$492.68 million


Market Cap$3.23 billion
Next Earnings Date2/10/2021 (Estimated)
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Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Equity Commonwealth's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Equity Commonwealth's stock was trading at $29.31 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, EQC shares have decreased by 9.5% and is now trading at $26.54.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Equity Commonwealth?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Commonwealth in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Equity Commonwealth?

Wall Street analysts have given Equity Commonwealth a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Equity Commonwealth wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Equity Commonwealth's next earnings date?

Equity Commonwealth is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 10th 2021.
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How were Equity Commonwealth's earnings last quarter?

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.04. Equity Commonwealth had a return on equity of 14.07% and a net margin of 604.59%.
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How often does Equity Commonwealth pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Equity Commonwealth?

Equity Commonwealth declared a dividend on Wednesday, September 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 1st will be given a dividend of $3.50 per share on Tuesday, October 20th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 30th. This is a boost from Equity Commonwealth's previous dividend of $2.50.
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What price target have analysts set for EQC?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Equity Commonwealth's stock. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $33.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Commonwealth's stock price to reach $33.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.3% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Equity Commonwealth?

Equity Commonwealth saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,390,000 shares, an increase of 23.8% from the October 15th total of 1,930,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 771,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 2.0% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Equity Commonwealth's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Equity Commonwealth own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Equity Commonwealth investors own include Portola Pharmaceuticals (PTLA), Dicerna Pharmaceuticals (DRNA), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), (BRK.B) (BRK.B), eBay (EBAY), Energy Transfer (ET), Alphabet (GOOG) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

Who are Equity Commonwealth's key executives?

Equity Commonwealth's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David A. Helfand, Pres, CEO & Trustee (Age 55, Pay $2.47M)
  • Mr. Adam Scott Markman, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55, Pay $1.32M)
  • Mr. David S. Weinberg, Exec. VP & COO (Age 51, Pay $1.5M)
  • Mr. Orrin S. Shifrin, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53, Pay $1.32M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Brown, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 54)
  • Ms. Sarah C. Byrnes, VP of Investor Relations & Capital Markets

What is Equity Commonwealth's stock symbol?

Equity Commonwealth trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EQC."

Who are Equity Commonwealth's major shareholders?

Equity Commonwealth's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Jackson Square Partners LLC (4.54%), State Street Corp (3.35%), Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC (2.41%), Hudson Way Capital Management LLC (1.33%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.24%) and Sei Investments Co. (0.94%). Company insiders that own Equity Commonwealth stock include Adam Scott Markman, Gerald A Spector and James Lloyd Lozier Jr.
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Which institutional investors are selling Equity Commonwealth stock?

EQC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Aperio Group LLC, State Street Corp, Guggenheim Capital LLC, ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC, AXA S.A., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., and Jackson Square Partners LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Equity Commonwealth stock?

EQC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Hudson Way Capital Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Keating Investment Counselors Inc., St. James Investment Company LLC, Relative Value Partners Group LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and Sei Investments Co..
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How do I buy shares of Equity Commonwealth?

Shares of EQC 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Equity Commonwealth's stock price today?

One share of EQC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.54.

How big of a company is Equity Commonwealth?

Equity Commonwealth has a market capitalization of $3.23 billion and generates $127.85 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $492.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.78 on an earnings per share basis. Equity Commonwealth employs 28 workers across the globe.

What is Equity Commonwealth's official website?

The official website for Equity Commonwealth is www.eqcre.com.

How can I contact Equity Commonwealth?

Equity Commonwealth's mailing address is TWO NORTH RIVERSIDE PLAZA SUITE 2100, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 312-646-2800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 11/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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