Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT), a leading real estate investment trust (REIT), owns, manages, operates, acquires and repositions office and retail properties in Manhattan and the greater New York metropolitan area, including the Empire State Building, the world's most famous building.
Good value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Empire State Realty Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ES9's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ES9 underperformed the German REITs industry which returned 8.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ES9 underperformed the German Market which returned 2.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Empire State Realty Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Empire State Realty Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ES9 (€5.7) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€11.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ES9 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ES9 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.9x) compared to the REITs industry average (8.6x).
PE vs Market: ES9 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.9x) compared to the German market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ES9 is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ES9 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the DE REITs industry average (1.5x).
How is Empire State Realty Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ES9's forecast earnings growth (43.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ES9's earnings (43.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (22.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ES9's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-14.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ES9's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-14.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ES9's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Empire State Realty Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ES9 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ES9's current net profit margins (6.6%) are lower than last year (8.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ES9's earnings have grown by 12.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ES9's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ES9 had negative earnings growth (-21.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the REITs industry average (25.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ES9's Return on Equity (4.5%) is considered low.
How is Empire State Realty Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ES9's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($113.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: ES9's short term assets ($1.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ES9's debt to equity ratio (137.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ES9's debt to equity ratio has increased from 117.6% to 137.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ES9's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.6%).
Interest Coverage: ES9's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.3x coverage).
What is Empire State Realty Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ES9's dividend (6.55%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.25%).
High Dividend: ES9's dividend (6.55%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.84%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, ES9 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ES9's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.4%), ES9's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Tony Malkin (58yo)
Mr. Anthony E. Malkin, also known as Tony, has been a Director of APi Group Corporation since October 2019. Mr. Malkin has been Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Empire State Realty Trust, Inc since ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tony's total compensation ($USD11.15M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.49M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tony's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||8.5yrs||US$11.15m||0.40% $6.9m|
|President & COO||5.42yrs||US$5.14m||no data|
|Executive VP||8.5yrs||US$2.40m||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Real Estate||2.5yrs||US$5.19m||0.0014% $23.5k|
|Executive VP & CFO||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Investment Officer||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||5.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Director of Leasing||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President||3yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ES9's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||8.5yrs||US$11.15m||0.40% $6.9m|
|Lead Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$290.00k||0.011% $195.6k|
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$217.50k||0.014% $244.5k|
|Chairman Emeritus||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$209.50k||no data|
|Independent Director||5.5yrs||US$222.50k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||US$214.50k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$229.50k||0.0020% $34.1k|
|Independent Director||0.83yr||US$99.69k||no data|
Experienced Board: ES9's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Empire State Realty Trust, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Empire State Realty Trust, Inc.
- Ticker: ES9
- Exchange: DB
- Industry: Diversified REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Implied Market Cap: US$1.939b
- Market Cap: US$1.017b
- Listing Market Cap: US$1.716b
- Shares outstanding: 296.01m
- Website: https://www.empirestaterealtytrust.com
Number of Employees
- Empire State Realty Trust, Inc.
- 111 West 33rd Street
- 12th Floor
- New York
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ESRT||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class A Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 2013|
|ES9||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Class A Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 2013|
Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT), a leading real estate investment trust (REIT), owns, manages, operates, acquires and repositions office and retail properties in Manhattan and the greater New York metropolitan area, including the Empire State Building, the world's most famous building. Headquartered in New York, New York, the Company's office and retail portfolio covers 10.1 million rentable square feet, as of March 31, 2020, consisting of 9.4 million rentable square feet in 14 office properties, including nine in Manhattan, three in Fairfield County, Connecticut, and two in Westchester County, New York; and approximately 700,000 rentable square feet in the retail portfolio.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/09 21:35|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/09 00:00|
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