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NYSE:HIW

Highwoods Properties - HIW Stock Forecast, Price & News

$34.23
-0.30 (-0.87%)
(As of 08/18/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$33.97
$34.95
50-Day Range
$33.05
$36.60
52-Week Range
$32.62
$47.66
Volume
1.38 million shs
Average Volume
776,938 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.60 billion
P/E Ratio
12.54
Dividend Yield
5.79%
Price Target
$39.57

Highwoods Properties MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.57 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
15.6% Upside
$39.57 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.75% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.25
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.12mentions of Highwoods Properties in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

166th out of 914 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

31st out of 195 stocks

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About Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) Stock

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. Highwoods is a fully-integrated office REIT that owns, develops, acquires, leases and manages properties primarily in the best business districts (BBDs) of Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville, Orlando, Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Richmond and Tampa.

Highwoods Properties Stock Performance

HIW opened at $34.23 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $3.60 billion, a P/E ratio of 12.54, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.25 and a beta of 1.08. Highwoods Properties has a 52-week low of $32.62 and a 52-week high of $47.66. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12, a quick ratio of 1.35 and a current ratio of 1.35. The business's fifty day moving average is $34.30 and its 200-day moving average is $39.53.

Highwoods Properties Announces Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, September 13th. Investors of record on Monday, August 22nd will be paid a $0.50 dividend. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 19th. Highwoods Properties's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 73.26%.

Analyst Ratings Changes

HIW has been the topic of a number of research reports. TheStreet lowered Highwoods Properties from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a report on Friday, June 17th. Truist Financial decreased their price objective on Highwoods Properties from $48.00 to $42.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, June 30th. StockNews.com raised Highwoods Properties from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on Highwoods Properties in a report on Wednesday, June 22nd. They issued a "neutral" rating and a $34.00 price objective on the stock. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group lowered Highwoods Properties from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and decreased their price objective for the company from $46.00 to $35.00 in a report on Thursday, June 30th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, Highwoods Properties has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average price target of $39.57.

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HIW Stock News Headlines

HIW Breaks Above 6% Yield Territory
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HIW Company Calendar

Last Earnings
4/26/2022
Ex-Dividend for 6/14 Dividend
5/20/2022
Dividend Payable
6/14/2022
Today
8/18/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/13 Dividend
8/19/2022
Dividend Payable
9/13/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/25/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
Office REITs
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
43128410
Employees
348
Year Founded
1978

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$39.57
High Stock Price Forecast
$53.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$34.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+15.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.57
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$313.28 million
Pretax Margin
37.00%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$768.01 million
Cash Flow
$5.33 per share
Book Value
$23.70 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
103,712,000
Market Cap
$3.60 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.08

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Theodore J. Klinck (Age 56)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.19M
  • Mr. Brendan C. Maiorana (Age 46)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $601.93k
  • Mr. Brian M. Leary (Age 47)
    Exec. VP & COO
    Comp: $1.19M
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Miller (Age 51)
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $800.93k
  • Mr. Carman J. Liuzzo (Age 61)
    Sr. VP of Investments
  • Mr. Daniel L. Clemmens CPA
    VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Ryan Hunt (Age 45)
    VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Thomas S. Hill III
    Sr. VP & Raleigh Market Leader
  • Mr. Steven J. Garrity
    Sr. VP & Orlando Market Leader
  • Mr. Michael D. Starchville (Age 61)
    Sr. VP of Asset Management













HIW Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Highwoods Properties stock right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Highwoods Properties in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" HIW shares.
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What is Highwoods Properties' stock price forecast for 2022?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Highwoods Properties' shares. Their HIW share price forecasts range from $34.00 to $53.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $39.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have HIW shares performed in 2022?

Highwoods Properties' stock was trading at $44.59 at the beginning of the year. Since then, HIW shares have decreased by 23.2% and is now trading at $34.23.
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Are investors shorting Highwoods Properties?

Highwoods Properties saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,810,000 shares, a drop of 38.2% from the July 15th total of 2,930,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 788,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 days. Approximately 1.8% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Highwoods Properties' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 25th 2022.
View our HIW earnings forecast
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How were Highwoods Properties' earnings last quarter?

Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HIW) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 26th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.34 by $0.04. Highwoods Properties had a net margin of 35.81% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.44%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.91 earnings per share.

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

Highwoods Properties declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Tuesday, September 13th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.84%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 19th.
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Is Highwoods Properties a good dividend stock?

Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) pays an annual dividend of $2.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.79%. HIW has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 73.26%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, HIW will have a dividend payout ratio of 50.51% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for HIW.

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

Highwoods Properties issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.92-$4.00 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

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 American Tower (AMT), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Pfizer (PFE), Prologis (PLD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Kraft Heinz (KHC).

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (6.08%), FMR LLC (5.05%), Northern Trust Corp (1.53%), Millennium Management LLC (1.21%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.18%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.08%). Insiders that own company stock include David John Hartzell, Jeffrey Douglas Miller, Mark F Mulhern and Thomas P Anderson.
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How do I buy shares of Highwoods Properties?

Shares of HIW stock 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 Highwoods Properties' stock price today?

One share of HIW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.23.

How much money does Highwoods Properties make?

Highwoods Properties (NYSE:HIW) has a market capitalization of $3.60 billion and generates $768.01 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $313.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.73 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Highwoods Properties have?

The company employs 348 workers across the globe.

When was Highwoods Properties founded?

Highwoods Properties was founded in 1978.

How can I contact Highwoods Properties?

Highwoods Properties' mailing address is 3100 SMOKETREE COURT SUITE 600, RALEIGH NC, 27604. The official website for the company is www.highwoods.com. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at (919) 872-4924, via email at brendan.maiorana@highwoods.com, or via fax at 919-872-4924.

This page (NYSE:HIW) was last updated on 8/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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