Equity Commonwealth Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.08 (-0.30 %)
(As of 06/24/2021 02:55 PM ET)
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Volume16,911 shs
Average Volume957,020 shs
Market Capitalization$3.28 billion
P/E Ratio384.91
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Equity Commonwealth

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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Overall MarketRank

1.33 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

831st out of 1,980 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

193rd out of 275 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Equity Commonwealth a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Commonwealth in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Equity Commonwealth stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EQC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Equity Commonwealth wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Equity Commonwealth?

Equity Commonwealth saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 14th, there was short interest totaling 3,430,000 shares, an increase of 79.6% from the April 29th total of 1,910,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,100,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.1 days. Currently, 2.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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, August 4th 2021.
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How were Equity Commonwealth's earnings last quarter?

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 4th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.11. The real estate investment trust earned $14.85 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $14.71 million. Equity Commonwealth had a net margin of 26.51% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 0.51%. Equity Commonwealth's quarterly revenue was down 21.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.08 earnings per share.
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How has Equity Commonwealth's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Equity Commonwealth's stock was trading at $29.31 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EQC shares have decreased by 8.2% and is now trading at $26.91.
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How often does Equity Commonwealth pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Equity Commonwealth?

Equity Commonwealth announced a dividend on Wednesday, September 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 1st will be paid a dividend of $3.50 per share on Tuesday, October 20th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Equity Commonwealth's shares. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $29.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Commonwealth's stock price to reach $29.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Equity Commonwealth's key executives?

Equity Commonwealth's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David A. Helfand, Pres, CEO & Trustee (Age 56, Pay $1.86M)
  • Mr. David S. Weinberg, Exec. VP & COO (Age 52, Pay $1.19M)
  • Mr. Orrin S. Shifrin, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54, Pay $1.04M)
  • Mr. William H. Griffiths, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Brown, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 55)
  • Ms. Sarah C. Byrnes, Sr. VP of Investor Relations & Capital Markets

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), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), eBay (EBAY), Energy Transfer (ET), Alphabet (GOOG) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nuance Investments LLC (11.67%), BlackRock Inc. (7.77%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (4.90%), Port Capital LLC (1.63%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.59%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.57%).
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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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Jackson Square Partners LLC, M.D. Sass Investors Services Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Sei Investments Co., and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
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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 Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, BlackRock Inc., Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Nuance Investments LLC, Port Capital LLC, Nkcfo LLC, and Barclays PLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Equity Commonwealth's stock price today?

One share of EQC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.91.

How much money does Equity Commonwealth make?

Equity Commonwealth has a market capitalization of $3.28 billion and generates $66.28 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $451.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.15 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Equity Commonwealth have?

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.

Where are Equity Commonwealth's headquarters?

Equity Commonwealth is headquartered at TWO NORTH RIVERSIDE PLAZA SUITE 2100, CHICAGO IL, 60606.

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 6/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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