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 , which equates to a potential upside of -100 percent. The lowest price target was , implying a possible loss of -100 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days 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 0 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of EQC to grow at a rate of -8.29 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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, 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. Today's price is 18.59 percent above the 52-week low, 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 market cap of EQC is $3.77 billion. EQC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2016-11-02, days from today.