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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.03
CUZ's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
65% of the 603 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.06 vs. CUZ: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
CUZ' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.02 Max: 0.42
Current: 0.03
0
0.42
Equity-to-Asset 0.59
CUZ's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
67% of the 632 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. CUZ: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
CUZ' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.53 Max: 0.65
Current: 0.59
0.28
0.65
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 0.91
Beneish M-Score: -1.48
WACC vs ROIC
9.78%
-0.58%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % -6.04
CUZ's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
91% of the 637 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 45.85 vs. CUZ: -6.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
CUZ' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -99.2  Med: -6.96 Max: 3.34
Current: -6.04
-99.2
3.34
Net Margin % 30.52
CUZ's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
57% of the 638 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 36.19 vs. CUZ: 30.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
CUZ' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -108.72  Med: 24.6 Max: 61.42
Current: 30.52
-108.72
61.42
ROE % 4.33
CUZ's ROE % is ranked lower than
65% of the 642 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.26 vs. CUZ: 4.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
CUZ' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.73  Med: 2.96 Max: 10.5
Current: 4.33
-20.73
10.5
ROA % 2.68
CUZ's ROA % is ranked lower than
57% of the 646 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. CUZ: 2.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
CUZ' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.85  Med: 2.23 Max: 7.17
Current: 2.68
-9.85
7.17
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 3.49
CUZ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
78% of the 542 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.91 vs. CUZ: 3.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
CUZ' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.32  Med: 1.81 Max: 10.08
Current: 3.49
-8.32
10.08
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -11.50
CUZ's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
88% of the 500 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. CUZ: -11.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
CUZ' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35  Med: -1.4 Max: 11.3
Current: -11.5
-35
11.3
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 17.20
CUZ's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 456 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. CUZ: 17.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
CUZ' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -53.4  Med: 15.8 Max: 63.7
Current: 17.2
-53.4
63.7
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -28.60
CUZ's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
89% of the 400 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. CUZ: -28.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
CUZ' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -85.2  Med: 1.9 Max: 75.9
Current: -28.6
-85.2
75.9
GuruFocus has detected 8 Warning Signs with Cousins Properties Inc $CUZ.
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-08 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

CUZ Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 1,413,119 sh (+1076.43%)
Chris Davis 2,125,848 sh (+41.97%)
Paul Tudor Jones 37,033 sh (-46.92%)
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Q2 2016

CUZ Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 130,922 sh (+253.53%)
Jim Simons 2,877,819 sh (+103.65%)
Chris Davis 1,250,057 sh (-41.20%)
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Q3 2016

CUZ Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Chris Davis 1,250,050 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 95,127 sh (-27.34%)
Jim Simons 1,231,819 sh (-57.20%)
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Q4 2016

CUZ Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Arnold Schneider 1,024,040 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chris Davis 1,244,053 sh (-0.48%)
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Business Description

Industry: REITs » REIT - Diversified    NAICS: 531120    SIC: 6798
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Cousins Properties Inc is a real estate investment trust. It is engaged in the development, acquisition, leasing and management of real estate assets.

Cousins Properties is a real estate investment trust principally involved in the ownership, management, and development of properties in the Southern United States. Cousins Properties' real estate portfolio primarily comprises offices and mixed-use developments that encompass both apartment and retail space. Offices make up the vast majority of the portfolio in terms of total square footage. Cousins' assets are mainly located in Texas and Georgia, with North Carolina also playing host to a smaller amount of rental space. The company derives nearly all of its revenue in the form of rental income from its properties, most of which comes from its office locations. A diverse set of tenants in the cities of Houston and Atlanta represent the company's major markets.

Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 25.38
CUZ's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 771 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.73 vs. CUZ: 25.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
CUZ' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.36  Med: 16.2 Max: 232.75
Current: 25.38
1.36
232.75
PE Ratio without NRI 32.48
CUZ's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
78% of the 683 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 17.37 vs. CUZ: 32.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
CUZ' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.38  Med: 24.03 Max: 1941
Current: 32.48
1.38
1941
PB Ratio 1.30
CUZ's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 754 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. CUZ: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
CUZ' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 1.12 Max: 3.36
Current: 1.3
0.51
3.36
PS Ratio 6.52
CUZ's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 765 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.56 vs. CUZ: 6.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
CUZ' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 5.07 Max: 9.2
Current: 6.52
1.06
9.2
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 15.18
CUZ's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
52% of the 668 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 14.88 vs. CUZ: 15.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
CUZ' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 9.24 Max: 76.72
Current: 15.18
4.7
76.72
EV-to-EBIT 54.93
CUZ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
92% of the 822 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 20.61 vs. CUZ: 54.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CUZ' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1042.8  Med: 20.7 Max: 961.1
Current: 54.93
-1042.8
961.1
EV-to-EBITDA 20.67
CUZ's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
66% of the 846 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.91 vs. CUZ: 20.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CUZ' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -47.2  Med: 18.2 Max: 93.8
Current: 20.67
-47.2
93.8
Shiller PE Ratio 52.03
CUZ's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
80% of the 198 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 24.29 vs. CUZ: 52.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
CUZ' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.49  Med: 4.68 Max: 54.56
Current: 52.03
1.49
54.56
Current Ratio 0.83
CUZ's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 600 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. CUZ: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CUZ' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.09 Max: 4.91
Current: 0.83
0.54
4.91
Quick Ratio 0.83
CUZ's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 600 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. CUZ: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CUZ' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.09 Max: 4.91
Current: 0.83
0.54
4.91
Days Sales Outstanding 38.98
CUZ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
68% of the 463 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 18.77 vs. CUZ: 38.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CUZ' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.34  Med: 37.04 Max: 114.53
Current: 38.98
19.34
114.53

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield % 2.71
CUZ's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 912 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. CUZ: 2.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
CUZ' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.21  Med: 5.1 Max: 28.12
Current: 2.71
2.21
28.12
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.00
CUZ's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 702 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. CUZ: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
CUZ' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 2.43 Max: 74
Current: 1
0.27
74
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 10.10
CUZ's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 393 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. CUZ: 10.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
CUZ' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49  Med: 0 Max: 21.1
Current: 10.1
-49
21.1
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.96
CUZ's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
98% of the 916 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.21 vs. CUZ: 2.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 4.59
CUZ's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
78% of the 915 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.13 vs. CUZ: 4.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
CUZ' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.74  Med: 8.63 Max: 47.6
Current: 4.59
3.74
47.6
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -27.50
CUZ's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
90% of the 423 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -5.80 vs. CUZ: -27.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CUZ' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.8  Med: -1.5 Max: 0.4
Current: -27.5
-27.8
0.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.45
CUZ's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 741 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. CUZ: 1.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
CUZ' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.87  Med: 1.76 Max: 3.02
Current: 1.45
0.87
3.02
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.28
CUZ's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 663 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CUZ: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
CUZ' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.26 Max: 1.78
Current: 1.28
0.29
1.78
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.45
CUZ's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
74% of the 627 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. CUZ: 1.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
CUZ' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.17 Max: 8.86
Current: 1.45
0.6
8.86
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 1.82
CUZ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
85% of the 857 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.62 vs. CUZ: 1.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
CUZ' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 2 Max: 14.6
Current: 1.82
0.1
14.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -21.24
CUZ's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
91% of the 384 Companies
in the Global REIT - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. CUZ: -21.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
CUZ' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.4  Med: -30.3 Max: -9.9
Current: -21.24
-77.4
-9.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $259.2
EPS (TTM) $ 0.32
Beta1.28
Short Percentage of Float7.29%
52-Week Range $6.86 - 8.82
Shares Outstanding (Mil)418.65
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight: Cousins Properties, First Busey, USA Technologies Sep 21 2015 
CEO of Cousins Properties Buys 27,000 Shares of Company Sep 14 2015 
13 Stocks Increasing Dividends Like a Champion Jan 20 2014 
Cousins Properties Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 08 2010 
Cousins Properties Inc. (CUZ) CEO Lawrence L Iii Gellerstedt buys 10,000 Shares Aug 24 2010 
Cousins Properties Inc. (CUZ) Chairman of the Board S Taylor Glover buys 50,000 Shares Aug 23 2010 
Cousins Properties Inc. (CUZ) Chairman of the Board S Taylor Glover buys 50,000 Shares Aug 16 2010 
Cousins Properties Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 04 2009 
Weekly CEO Buy Highlights: Bruker BioSciences Corp, Cousins Properties Inc, FIFTH STREET FINANCE, La Sep 27 2009 
Cousins Properties Inc. (CUZ) Chairman of the Board S Taylor Glover buys 100,000 Shares Sep 23 2009 

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