Dividend Growth of Equity Commonwealth(EQC)

Equity Commonwealth has a 5 year average dividend yield of 3.43% The 5 year historical dividend growth of Equity Commonwealth(EQC) is at the rate of -37.52% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.8. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) rose 1.76% or 0.54 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $31 the stock was seen hitting $31.49 as a peak level and $30.94 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $31.23. The daily volume was measured at 775,653 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $31.905 and the 52-week low is $25.79. The company has a market cap of $3,920 million. Shares of Equity Commonwealth rose by 1.63% in the last five trading days and 1.13% for the last 4 weeks. Equity Commonwealth is up 7.91% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 3.27%.

Currently the company Insiders own 0.94% of Equity Commonwealth shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 91.65% of Equity Commonwealth shares. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Aug 10, 2015, Adam Scott Markman (CFO) purchased 4,500 shares at 27.21 per share price.

Equity Commonwealth Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 15, 2017. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.21. The company had revenue of $103.55 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $115.71 million. The companys revenue was down -25.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.27 EPS.

Equity Commonwealth is an internally managed and self-advised real estate investment trust. It primarily owns office buildings located throughout the United States. The majority of its portfolio consists of office buildings located in central business districts, or CBDs, of major metropolitan markets. Equity Commonwealth, formerly known as CommonWealth REIT, is based in Chicago.


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