NYSE:EQC - Equity Commonwealth Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$31.23 -0.32 (-1.01 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$31.55
Today's Range$31.02 - $31.59
52-Week Range$27.96 - $32.09
Volume256,600 shs
Average Volume489,653 shs
Market Capitalization$3.83 billion
P/E Ratio39.44
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.16
Equity Commonwealth logoEquity Commonwealth (NYSE: EQC) is a Chicago based, internally managed and self-advised real estate investment trust (REIT) with commercial office properties throughout the United States. As of March 31, 2018, EQC's same property portfolio comprised 13 properties and 6.3 million square feet.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryOffice REITs
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:EQC
CUSIP20323310
Phone312-646-2800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.21
Current Ratio74.96
Quick Ratio74.96

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio39.44
Forward P/E Ratio54.79
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$340.57 million
Price / Sales11.14
Cash Flow$0.9965 per share
Price / Cash31.34
Book Value$25.64 per share
Price / Book1.22

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.92
Net Income$29.65 million
Net Margins64.57%
Return on Equity6.03%
Return on Assets4.52%

Miscellaneous

Employees54
Outstanding Shares121,460,000
Market Cap$3,831.97

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Equity Commonwealth's stock symbol?

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

How will Equity Commonwealth's stock buyback program work?

Equity Commonwealth announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Thursday, March 15th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Equity Commonwealth's earnings last quarter?

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 24th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.05. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $77.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $92.13 million. Equity Commonwealth had a net margin of 64.57% and a return on equity of 6.03%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 32.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.23 EPS. View Equity Commonwealth's Earnings History.

When is Equity Commonwealth's next earnings date?

Equity Commonwealth is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Equity Commonwealth.

What price target have analysts set for EQC?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Equity Commonwealth's stock. Their predictions range from $32.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Equity Commonwealth's share price to reach $32.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Equity Commonwealth.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Equity Commonwealth?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Commonwealth in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Equity Commonwealth's key competitors?

Who are Equity Commonwealth's key executives?

Equity Commonwealth's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David A. Helfand, Pres, CEO & Trustee (Age 53)
  • Mr. Adam Scott Markman, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 53)
  • Mr. David S. Weinberg, Exec. VP & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Orrin S. Shifrin, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Brown, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 52)

Has Equity Commonwealth been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about EQC stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Equity Commonwealth earned a media sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.93 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Equity Commonwealth's major shareholders?

Equity Commonwealth's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.16%), Port Capital LLC (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.10%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%) and Clinton Group Inc. (0.04%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Equity Commonwealth.

Which major investors are selling Equity Commonwealth stock?

EQC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Commonwealth.

Which major investors are buying Equity Commonwealth stock?

EQC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Clinton Group Inc., Pwmco LLC, Port Capital LLC, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Commonwealth.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Equity Commonwealth's stock price today?

One share of EQC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.23.

How big of a company is Equity Commonwealth?

Equity Commonwealth has a market capitalization of $3.83 billion and generates $340.57 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $29.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.92 on an earnings per share basis. Equity Commonwealth employs 54 workers across the globe.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Equity Commonwealth (NYSE EQC)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  167 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  256 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  423
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Equity Commonwealth and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EQC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EQC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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