Essex Property Trust acquires, develops, redevelops, and manages multifamily residential properties in selected West Coast markets. The company was founded in 1971 and is based in Palo Alto, California.
ESS Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Essex Property Trust Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Essex Property Trust Inc ranked in the 4th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Essex Property Trust Inc ended up being:
The compound growth rate in the free cash flow of Essex Property Trust Inc over the past 4.01 years is -0.14%; that's better than only 16.26% of cash flow producing equities in the Real Estate sector, where it is classified.
Essex Property Trust Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than only 9.8% of tickers in our DCF set.
Essex Property Trust Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than only 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
For other companies in the Real Estate that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as ESS, try COLD, HPP, BFS, CPT, and CXP.
SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) announced today that it plans to release its third quarter 2020 earnings after the market closes on Wednesday, October 28, 2020. A conference call with senior management is scheduled for Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time or 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The third quarter conference call is open to everyone and can be accessed by: Internet: Go to www.essex.com; click on Investors and the third quarter earning
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