Jefferies Group restated their sell rating on shares of Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV) ter a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Government Properties Income Trust’s Q1 2018 earnings at $0.50 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $0.49 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.43 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.43 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $1.84 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $0.43 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $0.43 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.42 EPS, Q4 2019 earnings at $0.41 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $1.Sixty-nine EPS and FY2020 earnings at $1.63 EPS.
Several other research firms have also recently commented on GOV. BidaskClub cut Government Properties Income Trust from a hold rating to a sell rating ter a research note on Friday, December 22nd. B. Riley set a $21.00 target price on Government Properties Income Trust and talent the stock a buy rating ter a research note on Wednesday, February 28th. Royal Canap of Canada reissued a sell rating and set a $14.00 target price on shares of Government Properties Income Trust te a research note on Tuesday, February 27th. ValuEngine cut Government Properties Income Trust from a buy rating to a hold rating ter a research note on Friday, February 2nd. Ultimately, TheStreet cut Government Properties Income Trust from a c rating to a d+ rating te a research note on Monday, February 26th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a overeenstemming rating of Hold and an average price target of $Legitimate.33.
GOV opened at $12.28 on Wednesday. Government Properties Income Trust has a 12 month low of $12.25 and a 12 month high of $22.99. The rock hard has a market cap of $1,237.33, a P/E ratio of 6.08, a P/E/G ratio of 1.23 and a beta of 1.Ten. The company has a quick ratio of 1.47, a current ratio of 1.47 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.70.
A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made switches to their positions ter the business. Elkfork Vrouwen LLC purchased a fresh stake ter Government Properties Income Trust during the 4th quarter worth about $228,000. Sterling Capital Management LLC purchased a fresh stake ter Government Properties Income Trust during the 4th quarter worth about $1,205,000. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC purchased a fresh stake te Government Properties Income Trust during the 4th quarter worth about $832,000. Eii Capital Management Inc. purchased a fresh stake ter Government Properties Income Trust during the 4th quarter worth about $279,000. Eventually, LPL Financial LLC lifted its holdings ter Government Properties Income Trust by 61.5% during the 4th quarter. LPL Financial LLC now wields 173,767 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $Trio,222,000 after buying an extra 66,178 shares during the last quarter. 59.28% of the stock is wielded by institutional investors.
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Government Properties Income Trust Company Profile
Government Properties Income Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company operates through two segments: ownership of properties that are primarily leased to government tenants and its equity method investment ter Select Income REIT (Tormentor). The Company’s properties are located te areas, including Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Fresh Hampshire, Fresh Jersey and Fresh Mexico.