Analyst Ratings for VEREIT Inc. (VER)

Updated: 2017-07-29

An average rating of Overweight has been given to VEREIT Inc. (NYSE:VER) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, VER was issued an average rating of Overweight.

4 analysts declared VER a buy, 1 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued 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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for VER. The maximum price target given was 11, which equates to a potential upside of 33.01 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 8.25, implying potential capital losses of -0.24 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -347.06 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -83.33 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

VER has traded between a high of 11.09 and a low of 7.44 over the past year. Today's price is 11.16 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 25.43 percent. VER has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The VER value stock report compares VER to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $8.11 billion. VER's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.