Press coverage about Douglas Emmett (NYSE:DEI) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Douglas Emmett earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 46.5287751566494 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.

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A number of research firms have recently commented on DEI. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $45.00 price objective on shares of Douglas Emmett in a research note on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Douglas Emmett from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday. TheStreet upgraded Douglas Emmett from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and set a $43.00 price target (up from $42.00) on shares of Douglas Emmett in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Finally, Mizuho restated a “hold” rating and set a $41.00 price target on shares of Douglas Emmett in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Douglas Emmett has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $41.13.

Shares of Douglas Emmett (NYSE:DEI) traded down $0.37 on Thursday, reaching $38.57. The company had a trading volume of 862,800 shares, compared to its average volume of 941,805. Douglas Emmett has a 1 year low of $35.98 and a 1 year high of $41.59. The company has a market capitalization of $6,540.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 74.17, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.10 and a beta of 0.71.

Douglas Emmett (NYSE:DEI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.48. Douglas Emmett had a return on equity of 2.58% and a net margin of 11.29%. The firm had revenue of $208.75 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $203.99 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.47 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts expect that Douglas Emmett will post 1.9 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, January 15th. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.59%. This is a positive change from Douglas Emmett’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.23. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. Douglas Emmett’s payout ratio is currently 192.31%.

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Douglas Emmett Company Profile

Douglas Emmett, Inc is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is owner and operator of office and multifamily properties located in submarkets in Los Angeles and Honolulu. The Company operates through two segments: the acquisition, development, ownership and management of office real estate (Office Segment), and the acquisition, development, ownership and management of multifamily real estate (Multifamily Segment).

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