Increase Your Position or Hold? A Deeper Look at CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) Stock

    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 CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) was $50.03. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $50.88, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $51.72. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $49.47 and a 2nd Support Level at $48.90. CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) stock has lost -$2.04, or -3.92%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$1.28, or -2.49%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $3.87, or 8.38%. This year-to-date, CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) shares have gained $9.99, or 24.95%.

    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 CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) stock, 60% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Hold .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .” Looking further ahead, 67% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

    With 336,265 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $17,354,638K. CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) generates $21,340 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $1,063 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 8.10%, a 3-Year Total Return of 74.44%, and a 5-year Total Return of 72.64%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Dec-18, CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) reported earnings of $1.21 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $1.12 per share, representing a 0.09 difference and 7.56% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Sep-18, the reported earnings of $0.79 represented a 0.04 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.75 per share, which was a 4.77% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 03/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.59 per share. This estimate came from a total of 4 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.65 and the low estimate was $0.50. In the year-ago quarter, CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) generated per-share earnings of $0.54. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +9.26% .

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 19 purchases (768,639 shares in total) and 25 sale (201,942 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 21 insider buys amounting to 775,932 shares and 28 insider sales amounting to 212,836 shares. In the past full year, 35 insider purchases were made (involving 831,307 shares) and 52 insider sell-offs equivalent to 523,690 shares.

    Moving onto liquidity, CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE) has a Current Ratio of 1.16, a Quick Ratio of 1.16 and a Cash Ratio of 0.15. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 62.75, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 38.56, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 23.03. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 35.78 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 21.99.