Analyst Ratings for Equity Commonwealth (EQC)Updated: 2016-08-10
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for EQC. The maximum price target given was , implying potential capital gains of -100 percent. The most pessimistic price target was , implying a possible loss of -100 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
Analysts estimate earnings of EQC to grow at a rate of -8.29 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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. EQC has a PEG ratio of -2.7.
In the last 52-weeks, EQC has achieved a high of 30.09 and a low of 25.17. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 18.59 percent, and 0.8 percent lower than its 52-week high. EQC has a P/E ratio of 22.35. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EQC value stock report compares EQC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.77 billion. EQC will post this quarters earnings in -934 days, on 2016-11-02.