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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for CUZ. The highest price target was 10, which equates to a potential upside of 12.74 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 8.5, implying potential capital losses of -4.17 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.57 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

CUZ has an estimated earnings growth rate of 1536.36 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of CUZ is 0.16.

CUZ has traded between a high of 9.10 and a low of 7.04 over the past year. Currently the stock is 25.99 percent higher than its low, and 2.53 percent lower than its 52-week 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 market cap of CUZ is $3.57 billion. CUZ's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.