VEREIT Company Profile (NYSE:VER)


VEREIT logoVEREIT, Inc. is a full-service real estate operating company. The Company owns and manages a diversified portfolio of retail, restaurant, office and industrial real estate assets. In addition, the Company manages real estate investments on behalf of the Cole Capital.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VER
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.73
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.57
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $9.33
  • 52-Week Range: $973,468,000.00 - $7.35
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 436.50
  • P/E Growth: -12.50
  • Market Cap: $8.50B
  • Outstanding Shares: 973,468,000
  • Beta: 0.64
  • Net Margins: -18.02%
  • Return on Equity: -3.12%
  • Return on Assets: -1.58%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.63%
  • Current Ratio: 0.47%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for VEREIT (NYSE:VER) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $10.00 (14.55% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for VEREIT (NYSE:VER)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$10.00View Rating Details
1/9/2017JMP SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
12/16/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$11.00View Rating Details
12/5/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
11/10/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/13/2016MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$9.50View Rating Details
8/5/2016Capital One Financial CorporationUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
5/16/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuy$9.50View Rating Details
3/9/2015Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for VEREIT (NYSE:VER)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016Q316$0.19$0.20$320.29 million$362.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.19$0.19$323.34 million$371.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.20$0.21$328.93 million$369.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.20$0.20$351.17 million$383.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.21$0.21$361.42 million$385.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q2$0.21$0.22$355.09 million$393.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.23$0.22$365.65 million$394.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/2015Q414$0.24$0.22$391.00 million$418.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2015$0.25$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.23$0.24$311.90 million$382.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.29$0.26$277.97 million$320.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.23$0.25$84.30 million$94.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.19$0.21$51.60 million$60.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.19$0.23$41.24 million$45.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/20131Q13$0.17($0.90)$5.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q412$0.23$0.28$5.22 million$5.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for VEREIT (NYSE:VER)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.02 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.19$0.21$0.20
Q2 20166$0.18$0.21$0.20
Q3 20163$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q4 20163$0.17$0.18$0.17
Q1 20173$0.18$0.19$0.18
Q2 20173$0.18$0.19$0.18
Q3 20173$0.18$0.19$0.18
Q4 20173$0.18$0.20$0.19
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for VEREIT (NYSE:VER)
Annual Dividend:$0.55
Dividend Yield:6.30%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-141.02% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-392.86% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
2,750.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for VEREIT (NYSE:VER)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/21/2014dec 14$0.0811.12%12/4/201412/8/201412/15/2014
9/19/2014oct 14$0.0810/8/201410/15/2014
8/20/2014sep 14$0.087.52%9/4/20149/8/20149/15/2014
1/24/2014feb 14$0.082/5/20142/7/20142/14/2014
10/30/2013nov 13$0.0811/8/201311/15/2013
8/27/2013sep 13$0.089/8/20139/15/2013
7/29/2013aug 13$0.088/8/20138/15/2013
5/30/2013jun 13$0.086/8/20136/15/2013
3/26/2013apr 13$0.084/8/20134/15/2013
2/26/2013mar 13$0.083/8/20133/15/2013
1/28/2013feb 13$0.072/8/20132/15/2013
12/27/2012jan 13$0.071/8/20131/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for VEREIT (NYSE:VER)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.09%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 82.54%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/8/2016Thomas W RobertsInsiderSell100,000$9.82$982,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015Michael J BartolottaInsiderBuy30,500$8.06$245,830.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Hugh R FraterDirectorBuy31,000$7.91$245,210.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Hugh R FraterDirectorBuy31,000$8.04$249,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Glenn J RufranoCEOBuy120,000$8.19$982,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2014William G StanleyDirectorBuy10,000$12.66$126,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Richard A SilfenEVPBuy4,850$12.34$59,849.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014William G StanleyDirectorBuy18,000$12.39$223,020.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Richard A SilfenEVPBuy7,500$11.80$88,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Scott BowmanDirectorBuy10,000$12.27$122,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Scott BowmanDirectorBuy10,000$13.08$130,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Edward Jr. WeilDirectorBuy7,500$13.28$99,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Edward Jr. WeilDirectorBuy10,000$13.80$138,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Lisa BeesonCOOBuy3,500$13.88$48,580.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Brian BlockCFOBuy20,000$13.80$276,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014David KayPresidentBuy15,000$13.78$206,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Nicholas SchorschCEOBuy50,000$13.78$689,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014William KahaneDirectorBuy25,000$13.78$344,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2014Leslie MichelsonDirectorBuy6,900$13.53$93,357.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Scott BowmanDirectorBuy10,000$12.75$127,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Lisa BeesonCOOBuy7,500$13.19$98,925.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Peter BudkoEVPBuy20,000$13.18$263,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Edward Jr. WeilInsiderBuy15,000$13.24$198,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Nicholas SchorschCEOBuy30,000$13.24$397,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Brian JonesCOOBuy5,000$13.05$65,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Brian BlockCFOBuy25,000$13.73$343,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Peter BudkoEVPBuy50,000$13.73$686,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Brian D JonesCOOBuy3,000$15.56$46,680.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Brian S BlockCFOBuy10,000$15.69$156,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Nicholas S SchorschCEOBuy30,000$15.69$470,700.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Peter M BudkoEVPBuy30,001$15.69$470,715.69View SEC Filing  
3/4/2013Brian D JonesCOOBuy2,000$12.64$25,280.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2013Edward M Jr. WeilInsiderBuy7,800$12.82$99,996.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2013William M KahaneDirectorBuy50,000$12.56$628,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for VEREIT (NYSE:VER)
News IconShareholders approve merger of two Schorsch REITs (NYSE:VER) - February 17 at 5:02 PM logoKalos Management, Inc. Buys iShares Russell 2000, VEREIT, Banc of California, Sells McKesson, The Travelers, H&E ... - (NYSE:VER) - February 17 at 5:58 AM
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News IconQ&A: Incoming president refocuses and recharges BOMA (NYSE:VER) - February 7 at 8:52 PM logoVEREIT® Adjusts Time for Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2016 Earnings Call to 10 a.m. EST on Thursday, February 23, 2017 (NYSE:VER) - February 7 at 8:52 PM logoTraders Watch list Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER), Santander Mexico Fincl Gp SAB deCV (ADR) (NYSE:BSMX) - Wall Street 24 (NYSE:VER) - February 7 at 3:50 PM
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News IconInvestor Focus: Watching Shares of VEREIT, Inc. (NYSE:VER) - The Tribune (NYSE:VER) - January 30 at 10:10 AM logoVEREIT, Inc. Announces Tax Treatment of 2016 Dividends (NYSE:VER) - January 30 at 10:10 AM logoVEREIT, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VER-US : January 30, 2017 (NYSE:VER) - January 30 at 10:10 AM
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News IconVEREIT, Inc. (VER) : How Do the Technicals Stack Up? - The USA Commerce (NYSE:VER) - January 18 at 5:29 AM logoEye Catching Stocks: MetLife, Inc. (MET), VEREIT, Inc. (VER), Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) - iStreetWire (NYSE:VER) - January 17 at 10:12 AM logoVEREIT® Reports 2016 Disposition and Acquisition Activity and Sets Earnings Call for Thursday, February 23, 2017 (NYSE:VER) - January 12 at 7:30 AM logo4:16 pm VEREIT reports Q4 disposition and acquisition activity; sold $394.9 million of assets and purchased $80.2 million of assets (NYSE:VER) - January 12 at 7:30 AM logoVEREIT, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:VER) - January 12 at 7:30 AM
News IconNews Review: Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO), VEREIT, Inc. (NYSE:VER) - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:VER) - January 11 at 8:18 AM logoVEREIT upgraded by JMP Securities (NYSE:VER) - January 10 at 4:53 AM
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News IconVereit Inc. (VER) Receives Hold Rating from the JMP Securities (NYSE:VER) - December 29 at 1:29 AM logoVEREIT Inc. (VER) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2016 - Nasdaq (NYSE:VER) - December 28 at 8:23 AM


What is VEREIT's stock symbol?

VEREIT trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VER."

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

VEREIT declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, December 30th will be given a dividend of $0.1375 per share on Tuesday, January 17th. This represents a $0.55 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.30%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 28th.

Where is VEREIT's stock going? Where will VEREIT's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for VEREIT's shares. Their predictions range from $9.50 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate VEREIT's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months.

When will VEREIT announce their earnings?

VEREIT is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

Who owns VEREIT stock?

VEREIT's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (8.07%), Glenview Capital Management LLC (1.84%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.26%), Highfields Capital Management LP (0.98%), Public Sector Pension Investment Board (0.70%) and Asset Management One Co. Ltd. (0.44%). Company insiders that own VEREIT stock include Glenn J Rufrano, Hugh R Frater, Michael J Bartolotta and Thomas W Roberts.

Who sold VEREIT stock? Who is selling VEREIT stock?

VEREIT's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Aviva PLC, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., First Allied Advisory Services Inc. and Pacad Investment Ltd..

Who bought VEREIT stock? Who is buying VEREIT stock?

VEREIT's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Glenview Capital Management LLC, King Street Capital Management L.P., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Janus Capital Management LLC, FIL Ltd, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Barber Financial Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought VEREIT stock in the last two years include Glenn J Rufrano, Hugh R Frater and Michael J Bartolotta.

How do I buy VEREIT stock?

Shares of VEREIT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of VEREIT stock cost?

One share of VEREIT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.73.

VEREIT (NYSE:VER) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by Staff