Analyst Ratings for Cousins Properties Inc. (CUZ)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Cousins Properties Inc. (NYSE:CUZ) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, CUZ was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 1 analysts, 1 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for CUZ by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 10, which equates to a potential upside of 12.74 percent. The lowest price target was 8.5, implying potential capital losses of -4.17 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.57 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of CUZ's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 1536.36 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of CUZ is 0.16.

CUZ has a 52-week high of 9.10 and a 52-week low of 7.04. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 25.99 percent, and 2.53 percent below the high. CUZ has a P/E ratio of 241.69. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CUZ value stock report compares CUZ to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.57 billion. CUZ will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.