NYSE:PDM - Piedmont Office Realty Trust Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $19.53 -0.27 (-1.36 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$19.80Today's Range$19.50 - $19.7852-Week Range$16.69 - $21.19Volume654,200 shsAverage Volume1.41 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.50 billionP/E Ratio11.16Dividend Yield4.31%Beta0.61 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: PDM) is an owner, manager, developer, and operator of high-quality, Class A office properties in select sub-markets located primarily within eight major U.S. office markets. Its geographically-diversified, almost $5 billion portfolio is currently comprised of approximately 17 million square feet. The Company is a fully-integrated, self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT) with local management offices in each of its major markets and is investment-grade rated by Standard & Poor's (BBB) and Moody's (Baa2). For more information, see www.piedmontreit.com. Receive PDM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PDM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Nonresidential building operators Sub-IndustryOffice REITs SectorFinance SymbolNYSE:PDM CUSIP72019020 Webwww.piedmontreit.com Phone770-418-8800 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.94 Current Ratio2.28 Quick Ratio2.28 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.16 Forward P/E Ratio11.56 P/E Growth2.88 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$574.17 million Price / Sales4.36 Cash Flow$2.2815 per share Price / Cash8.56 Book Value$13.76 per share Price / Book1.42 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.75 Net Income$133.56 million Net Margins31.73% Return on Equity3.33% Return on Assets1.67% Miscellaneous Employees136 Outstanding Shares128,160,000Market Cap$2,496.64 Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE:PDM) Frequently Asked Questions What is Piedmont Office Realty Trust's stock symbol? Piedmont Office Realty Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PDM." How often does Piedmont Office Realty Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Piedmont Office Realty Trust? Piedmont Office Realty Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 22nd. View Piedmont Office Realty Trust's Dividend History. How will Piedmont Office Realty Trust's stock buyback program work? Piedmont Office Realty Trust declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 8.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Piedmont Office Realty Trust's earnings last quarter? Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust earned $129.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $131.38 million. Piedmont Office Realty Trust had a return on equity of 3.33% and a net margin of 31.73%. The business's revenue was down 12.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.45 earnings per share. View Piedmont Office Realty Trust's Earnings History. When is Piedmont Office Realty Trust's next earnings date? Piedmont Office Realty Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Piedmont Office Realty Trust. What guidance has Piedmont Office Realty Trust issued on next quarter's earnings? Piedmont Office Realty Trust issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.68-1.74 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.69. What price target have analysts set for PDM? 4 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Piedmont Office Realty Trust's stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Piedmont Office Realty Trust's share price to reach $21.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Piedmont Office Realty Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Piedmont Office Realty Trust? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Piedmont Office Realty Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Piedmont Office Realty Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Piedmont Office Realty Trust include Forest City Realty Trust (FCE.A), Spirit Realty Capital (SRC), IRSA Propiedades Comerciales (IRCP), J.W. Mays (MAYS), Gyrodyne (GYRO), AmBase (ABCP) and Elbit Imaging (EMITF). Who are Piedmont Office Realty Trust's key executives? Piedmont Office Realty Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Donald A. Miller CFA, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)Mr. Robert E. Bowers, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)Mr. Christopher Brent Smith, Chief Investment Officer & Exec. VP of Northeast Region (Age 42)Mr. Carroll A. Reddic IV, Exec. VP of Real Estate Operations (Age 52)Mr. Robert K. Wiberg, Head of Devel. & Exec. VP of Mid-Atlantic Region (Age 62) Has Piedmont Office Realty Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about PDM stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Piedmont Office Realty Trust earned a news impact score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.56 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are Piedmont Office Realty Trust's major shareholders? Piedmont Office Realty Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (1.02%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.43%), Westpac Banking Corp (0.11%), Pendal Group Ltd (0.11%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Amalgamated Bank (0.01%). Company insiders that own Piedmont Office Realty Trust stock include Christopher Brent Smith, Jeffrey L Swope, Kelly Hefner Barrett, Laura P Moon and Wesley E Cantrell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Piedmont Office Realty Trust. Which institutional investors are selling Piedmont Office Realty Trust stock? PDM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Ltd, Westpac Banking Corp, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Amalgamated Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Piedmont Office Realty Trust. Which institutional investors are buying Piedmont Office Realty Trust stock? PDM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Hartford Investment Management Co. and Atria Investments LLC. Company insiders that have bought Piedmont Office Realty Trust stock in the last two years include Christopher Brent Smith, Jeffrey L Swope and Kelly Hefner Barrett. View Insider Buying and Selling for Piedmont Office Realty Trust. How do I buy shares of Piedmont Office Realty Trust? Shares of PDM 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 Piedmont Office Realty Trust's stock price today? One share of PDM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.53. How big of a company is Piedmont Office Realty Trust? Piedmont Office Realty Trust has a market capitalization of $2.50 billion and generates $574.17 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $133.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.75 on an earnings per share basis. Piedmont Office Realty Trust employs 136 workers across the globe. How can I contact Piedmont Office Realty Trust? Piedmont Office Realty Trust's mailing address is 11695 JOHNS CREEK PARKWAY STE 350, JOHNS CREEK GA, 30097. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 770-418-8800 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE PDM)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 222 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 369 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 591MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Piedmont Office Realty Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PDM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PDM 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 StaffFeatured Article: What does EPS mean?