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NYSE:HIWHighwoods Properties Stock Price, Forecast & News

+2.09 (+5.22 %)
(As of 06/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $42.14
50-Day Range
MA: $36.11
52-Week Range
Now: $42.14
Volume1.26 million shs
Average Volume1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.38 billion
P/E Ratio13.95
Dividend Yield4.56%
Highwoods Properties, Inc., headquartered in Raleigh, is a publicly-traded (NYSE:HIW) real estate investment trust (“REIT”) and a member of the S&P MidCap 400 Index. The Company is a fully-integrated office REIT that owns, develops, acquires, leases and manages properties primarily in the best business districts (BBDs) of Atlanta, Greensboro, Memphis, Nashville, Orlando, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Richmond and Tampa.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.77 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryOffice REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$735.98 million
Cash Flow$3.78 per share
Book Value$20.67 per share


Net Income$136.92 million


Market Cap$4.38 billion
Next Earnings Date7/28/2020 (Estimated)

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Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Highwoods Properties' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Highwoods Properties' stock was trading at $40.47 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HIW stock has increased by 4.1% and is now trading at $42.14. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Highwoods Properties?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Highwoods Properties in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Highwoods Properties.

When is Highwoods Properties' next earnings date?

Highwoods Properties is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 28th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Highwoods Properties.

How were Highwoods Properties' earnings last quarter?

Highwoods Properties Inc (NYSE:HIW) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.79 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.91. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $192.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $192.55 million. Highwoods Properties had a net margin of 41.50% and a return on equity of 14.27%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 11.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.72 earnings per share. View Highwoods Properties' earnings history.

How often does Highwoods Properties pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Highwoods Properties?

Highwoods Properties declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share on Monday, June 8th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 15th. View Highwoods Properties' dividend history.

What guidance has Highwoods Properties issued on next quarter's earnings?

Highwoods Properties issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.55-3.68 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.57.

What price target have analysts set for HIW?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Highwoods Properties' stock. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Highwoods Properties' share price to reach $43.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Highwoods Properties.

Has Highwoods Properties been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HIW stock have trended extremely negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Highwoods Properties earned a news impact score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutHighwoods Properties.

Are investors shorting Highwoods Properties?

Highwoods Properties saw a decline in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 895,500 shares, a decline of 23.5% from the April 30th total of 1,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 956,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Highwoods Properties' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Highwoods Properties' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Highwoods Properties own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Highwoods Properties investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Prologis (PLD), AT&T (T), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), American Tower (AMT), Amphenol (APH) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY).

Who are Highwoods Properties' key executives?

Highwoods Properties' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Edward J. Fritsch, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Theodore J. Klinck, Pres & COO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Mark F. Mulhern CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Miller, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Daniel L. Clemmens CPA, VP & Chief Accounting Officer

What is Highwoods Properties' stock symbol?

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

Who are Highwoods Properties' major shareholders?

Highwoods Properties' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.19%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (5.93%), State Street Corp (4.88%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (2.77%), Deutsche Bank AG (2.57%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (2.47%). Company insiders that own Highwoods Properties stock include Carlos E Evans, Jeffrey Douglas Miller and Mark F Mulhern. View institutional ownership trends for Highwoods Properties.

Which institutional investors are selling Highwoods Properties stock?

HIW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Invesco Ltd., Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., BlackRock Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, and WINTON GROUP Ltd. View insider buying and selling activity for Highwoods Properties.

Which institutional investors are buying Highwoods Properties stock?

HIW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Centersquare Investment Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Highwoods Properties stock in the last two years include Carlos E Evans, and Jeffrey Douglas Miller. View insider buying and selling activity for Highwoods Properties.

How do I buy shares of Highwoods Properties?

Shares of HIW 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 Highwoods Properties' stock price today?

One share of HIW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.14.

How big of a company is Highwoods Properties?

Highwoods Properties has a market capitalization of $4.38 billion and generates $735.98 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $136.92 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.33 on an earnings per share basis. Highwoods Properties employs 442 workers across the globe.

What is Highwoods Properties' official website?

The official website for Highwoods Properties is www.highwoods.com.

How can I contact Highwoods Properties?

Highwoods Properties' mailing address is 3100 SMOKETREE COURT SUITE 600, RALEIGH NC, 27604. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 919-872-4924 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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