SL Green Realty Corporation (NYSE:SLG) issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.40-6.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.55.

Shares of SL Green Realty Corporation (SLG) opened at 100.67 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $98.42 and a 200 day moving average of $103.54. SL Green Realty Corporation has a 12-month low of $93.90 and a 12-month high of $115.34. The company has a market cap of $9.96 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 103.46 and a beta of 1.19.

SL Green Realty Corporation (NYSE:SLG) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 19th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.62 by ($1.54). SL Green Realty Corporation had a return on equity of 1.43% and a net margin of 7.20%. The firm had revenue of $279.41 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $281.40 million. On average, equities analysts expect that SL Green Realty Corporation will post $1.34 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be issued a dividend of $0.775 per share. This represents a $3.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 29th. SL Green Realty Corporation’s dividend payout ratio is currently 319.59%.

SLG has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an equal weight rating and issued a $104.00 price target (down previously from $106.00) on shares of SL Green Realty Corporation in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Citigroup Inc. dropped their price target on SL Green Realty Corporation from $129.00 to $125.00 and set a buy rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 26th. BidaskClub downgraded SL Green Realty Corporation from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. Barclays PLC dropped their price target on SL Green Realty Corporation from $110.00 to $109.00 and set an equal weight rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded SL Green Realty Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of $116.15.

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SL Green Realty Corporation Company Profile

SL Green Realty Corp. is a self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT), with in-house capabilities in property management, acquisitions and dispositions, financing, development and redevelopment, construction and leasing. The Company operates through two segments: real estate, and debt and preferred equity investments.

Earnings History and Estimates for SL Green Realty Corporation (NYSE:SLG)

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