Analyst Ratings for Equity Commonwealth (EQC)Updated: 2016-08-10
A number of analysts gave price targets for EQC. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of , which equates to a potential upside of -100 percent. The minimum price target given was , implying a possible loss of -100 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.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.
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, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
Analysts estimate earnings of EQC to grow at a rate of -8.29 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of EQC is -2.7.
In the last 52-weeks, EQC has achieved a high of 30.09 and a low of 25.17. Currently the stock is 18.59 percent higher than its low, and 0.8 percent lower than its 52-week high. EQC has a price/earnings 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 will post this quarters earnings in -808 days, on 2016-11-02.