Analyst Ratings for Equity Commonwealth (EQC)Updated: 2016-08-10
Several price targets were given for EQC by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was , implying a possible profit of -100 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of , which equates to a potential downside of -100 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of EQC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -8.29 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. 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 below the high by 0.8 percent. 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2016-11-02, days from today.