Loeb Partners Corp cut its holdings in Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE:CUZ) by 33.3% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 20,000 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 10,000 shares during the period. Loeb Partners Corp’s holdings in Cousins Properties were worth $158,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Cousins Properties by 0.4% in the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 62,027,124 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $551,421,000 after buying an additional 262,602 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc boosted its holdings in shares of Cousins Properties by 0.4% in the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 62,027,124 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $551,421,000 after buying an additional 262,602 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Cousins Properties by 2.3% in the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 60,449,842 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $537,399,000 after buying an additional 1,353,152 shares during the period. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Cousins Properties by 19.3% in the 4th quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. now owns 12,617,044 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $99,674,000 after buying an additional 2,043,132 shares during the period. Finally, Brookfield Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Cousins Properties by 22.1% in the 3rd quarter. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. now owns 11,788,702 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $104,802,000 after buying an additional 2,132,502 shares during the period.

NYSE CUZ opened at $9.48 on Friday. Cousins Properties Inc has a one year low of $7.53 and a one year high of $9.88. The company has a quick ratio of 0.90, a current ratio of 0.90 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.99 billion, a PE ratio of 15.05, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.43 and a beta of 1.00.

Cousins Properties (NYSE:CUZ) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $122.68 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $118.30 million. Cousins Properties had a net margin of 16.76% and a return on equity of 2.81%. Cousins Properties’s revenue was up 7.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.15 EPS. Equities analysts forecast that Cousins Properties Inc will post 0.64 EPS for the current year.

Several research firms have recently commented on CUZ. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Cousins Properties from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, January 17th. ValuEngine raised shares of Cousins Properties from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, October 26th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $9.69.

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Cousins Properties Company Profile

Cousins Properties is a fully integrated, self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company, based in Atlanta, GA and acting through its operating partnership, Cousins Properties LP, primarily invests in Class A office towers located in high-growth Sun Belt markets. Founded in 1958, Cousins creates shareholder value through its extensive expertise in the development, acquisition, leasing and management of high-quality real estate assets.

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