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Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Friday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.43-0.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.45, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. Corporate Office Properties Trust also updated its FY14 guidance to $1.85-1.92 EPS.

Shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) opened at 26.67 on Friday. Corporate Office Properties Trust has a 1-year low of $21.48 and a 1-year high of $29.95. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $26.43 and its 200-day moving average is $24.77. The company has a market cap of $2.321 billion and a P/E ratio of 40.84.

Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April 25th. The company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.35. The company had revenue of $146.67 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $95.68 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.11 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Corporate Office Properties Trust will post $0.72 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

OFC has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at ISI Group downgraded shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research note on Monday, April 14th. They now have a $27.00 price target on the stock. Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus downgraded shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust to a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, February 13th. They now have a $30.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $28.00. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $26.00.

Corporate Office Properties Trust is an office real estate investment trust (NYSE:OFC), which focuses on the customer relationships and specialized tenant requirements in the United States Government and defense information technology, and data sectors.

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