Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by stock analysts at Mizuho in a note issued to investors on Wednesday.

OFC has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. BidaskClub cut shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. KeyCorp reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust in a research report on Friday, August 25th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus cut shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and reduced their price objective for the company from $33.00 to $29.00 in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $34.57.

Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) last released its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.52 by $0.01. Corporate Office Properties Trust had a net margin of 14.38% and a return on equity of 5.89%. The company had revenue of $157.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $142.74 million. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.51 EPS. The firm’s revenue was up 10.5% compared to the same quarter last year.

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Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Capstone Asset Management Co. grew its holdings in shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust by 1.0% in the second quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 8,445 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $296,000 after purchasing an additional 80 shares in the last quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS grew its holdings in shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust by 0.7% in the second quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS now owns 14,512 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $508,000 after purchasing an additional 98 shares in the last quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado grew its holdings in shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust by 0.5% in the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 25,648 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $898,000 after purchasing an additional 137 shares in the last quarter. World Asset Management Inc grew its holdings in shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust by 3.8% in the second quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 6,297 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $221,000 after purchasing an additional 229 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Amalgamated Bank grew its holdings in shares of Corporate Office Properties Trust by 3.2% in the first quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 14,992 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $496,000 after purchasing an additional 463 shares in the last quarter.

About Corporate Office Properties Trust

Corporate Office Properties Trust is a fully-integrated and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company owns, manages, leases, develops and acquires office and data center properties. The Company’s segments are Defense/IT Locations; Regional Office; operating wholesale data center, and other.

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