Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP) has a beta value of 1.15 and has seen 902,889 shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $1.57 Billion, closed the last trade at $13.7 per share which meant it lost -$0.19 on the day or -1.37% during that session. The CXP stock price is -65.77% off its 52-week high price of $22.71 and 44.31% above the 52-week low of $7.63. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 1.35 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 835.31 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (CXP) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.4. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 2 out of 5 have rated it as a Hold, with 3 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is $0.
Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP) trade information
Despite being -1.37% in the red today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Tuesday, Nov 17 when the CXP stock price touched $14.25- or saw a rise of 3.86%. Year-to-date, Columbia Property Trust, Inc. shares have moved -34.48%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 8.47%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP) have changed 27.32%. Short interest in the company has seen 2.23 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 0.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $14.9, which means that the shares’ value could jump 8.76% from current levels. The projected low price target is $13.5 while the price target rests at a high of $16. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +16.79% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -1.46% from current levels.
Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (CXP) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that Columbia Property Trust, Inc. shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +6.28% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -1.33%, compared to -3% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, increased its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are 100% and -100% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be +1.8%.
3 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $66.11 Million for the current quarter. 1 have an estimated revenue figure of $56.55 Million for the next quarter concluding in March 01, 2021. Year-ago sales stood $68.72 Million and $71.37 Million respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by -3.8% for the current quarter and -20.8% for the next.
If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was -36.8% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest -1.8%.
Columbia Property Trust, Inc. is expected to release its next earnings report between February 11 and February 15 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue. The forward dividend is 0.84 at a share yield of 6.05%. The company’s dividend yield has gone up over the past 12 months, with a 5 Year Average Dividend Yield of 4.68%.
Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP)’s Major holders
Insiders own 0.93% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 83.26% with a share float percentage of 84.04%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Columbia Property Trust, Inc. having a total of 308 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 15.61 Million shares worth more than $170.29 Million. As of September 29, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) held 13.64% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Blackrock Inc., with the holding of over 10.4 Million shares as of September 29, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $113.43 Million and represent 9.08% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Cohen & Steers Real Estate Securities Fund and Vanguard Specialized-Real Estate Index Fund. As of June 29, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 4.65% shares in the company for having 5320552 shares of worth $69.91 Million while later fund manager owns 5.15 Million shares of worth $61.55 Million as of July 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 4.5% of company’s outstanding stock.