Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For VEREIT, Inc. (VER)

Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.18 on a per share basis this quarter.

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio.

Several other research analysts have also commented on VER. Alpha One also assigned media coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 0 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Zacks Investment Research cut Vereit from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 14th.

Evercore ISI Group "Upgrades" Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER) in a research note issued to investors on 5/05/17 to Outperform with price target of $0.

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Taking a broader look at the analyst consensus, most recently Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER)'s price target was revised on 05/12/17 and according to 10 analysts stock's price will reach at $9.40 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 1.42.

Following trading activity for VEREIT, Inc.(NYSE:VER), we can see that the stock has moved onto today's list of most actives.

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. Vereit Inc has a 52 week low of $7.44 and a 52 week high of $11.09.

Currently, the market capitalization of VEREIT, Inc. The 20-day may be of analytical benefit to a shorter-term trader since it follows the price more closely, and therefore produces less "lag" than the longer-term moving average.

Over the last 5 years, VEREIT, Inc. has averaged a 22.70% YoY EPS growth rate and a 225.70% revenue growth rate.

Maximum and minimum EPS estimate for the current quarter is projected at $0.02 and $-0.02, respectively, according to 2 analysts. The business had revenue of $348.03 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $297.94 million. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 0%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.21 EPS.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in VER. Vereit's payout ratio is now -141.02%. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 2.02% and Monthly Volatility of 2.43%. Glenview Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in Vereit during the fourth quarter worth approximately $151,593,000. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 12,329 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 1,140 shares during the period. Dynamic Advisors Solutions LLC increased its stake in Vereit by 1.2% in the first quarter. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $0.02 and as low as $-0.02 per share. Finally, ClariVest Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vereit during the third quarter valued at $110,000. (VER). A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. Also, CEO Glenn J. Rufrano purchased 32,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Monday, May 8th. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Julie Richardson bought 15,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 16th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $7.46 per share, for a total transaction of $111,900.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders bought 72,000 shares of company stock valued at $553,920. Beta value of the stock is marked at 0.73. Investors of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a $0.1375 dividend. This represents a $0.55 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.20%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 28th. Vereit's payout ratio is -141.02%.

VEREIT, Inc is a full-service real estate operating company. The company had Year Ago Sales of 311.35 Million.