Near term Outlook For Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ)

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Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) closed its last session at $8.43. The stock traded within a range of $8.35 and $8.45. The company operates in the Real Estate sector with a market capitalization of 3.54 Million. Trading volume for Cousins Properties Incorporated was 7.01 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) has an average volume of 3.62 Million.

Company Profile

Cousins Properties Inc., is an Atlanta-based, fully integrated, self administered equity REIT. The Company has extensive experience in the  real estate industry, including the acquisition, financing, development,  management and leasing of properties. Cousins has been a public company since 1962, and its common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange.  The Company owns a portfolio of well-located, high-quality retail, office, medical office and land development projects and holds several tracts of strategically located undeveloped land.

Analyst Views

Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) touched its 1-Year High price of $9.63 on 12/18/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $7.81 on 04/28/17.

EPS & Financials

Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.07/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.02/Share by a difference of $0.05. This showed a surprise of 250% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 0 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0/share and a low EPS of $0/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $111.25 Million for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 114.66 Million and 108.5 Million respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) has a 20-Day average volume of 3.59 Million. According to today’s trading volume Cousins Properties Incorporated is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BEARISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BEARISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BEARISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 0.4 Percent and Institutional ownership of 0 Percent. The return on assets stands at 5.2%, Return on Equity currently is 7.9% and the Return on Investment value is 0%.

Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) gross margin percentage stands at 64.5% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 15.7 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 46.4 Percent. The stock is currently moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -4.52% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -7.14 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of -6.68 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -8.86 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 15.7%. The return on invested capital is at 0%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 0.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -6.68%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -8.86% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.