Offering A Liquidity Story – Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC)

    DENTON ROBERT L, Director, subtracted 4,000 shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) from its portfolio at the rate of $27.73 per share valuing $110,906 on Aug 02. The insider left behind 3,432 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) was $28.25. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $28.74, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $29.22. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $27.35 and a 2nd Support Level at $26.44. Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) stock has gained $0.33, or 1.18%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.75, or 2.73%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $0.59, or 2.13%. This year-to-date, Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) shares have gained $7.22, or 34.33%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) stock, Hold % of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Hold .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .”

    With 111,917 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $3,037,427K. Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) generates $578,110 K in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $72,300 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -7.95%, a 3-Year Total Return of -2.89%, and a 5-year Total Return of 0.96%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.275 per share on 06/27/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 4.05%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.10.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Jun-19, Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) reported earnings of $0.52 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.51 per share, representing a 0.01 difference and 2.87% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Mar-19, the reported earnings of $0.50 represented a 0 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.50 per share, which was a 0.97% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.51 per share. This estimate came from a total of 9 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.52 and the low estimate was $0.49. In the year-ago quarter, Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) generated per-share earnings of $0.50. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +2.00%.

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 7 purchases (24,592 shares in total) and 4 sale (14,916 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 13 insider buys amounting to 91,512 shares and 28 insider sales amounting to 60,445 shares. In the past full year, 30 insider purchases were made (involving 165,149 shares) and 32 insider sell-offs equivalent to 78,994 shares.

    Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 115.08, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 53.51, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 49.91. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 114.81 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 53.38.