CSGP:NSD-CoStar Group, Inc

COMMON STOCK | Real Estate Services | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 579.56

Change

+9.45 (+1.66)%

Market Cap

USD 20.84B

Volume

0.22M

Average Target Price

USD 594.67 (+2.61%)
Average Analyst Rating

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About

CoStar Group, Inc. provides information, analytics, and online marketplaces to the commercial real estate industry in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company offers CoStar Property Professional service that offers inventory of office, industrial, retail, and multifamily properties and land. It also provides CoStar COMPS Professional that covers comparable commercial real estate sales information; CoStar Tenant, an online business-to-business prospecting and analytical tool; CoStar Lease Comps, a solution to capture, manage, and maintain lease data; CoStar Lease Analysis, a workflow tool; CoStar Advertising to market a space for lease or a property for sale; CoStar Private Sale Network, which provides custom-designed and branded Websites; and CoStar and CoStar Go CoStar mobile apps. In addition, the company offers CoStar Real Estate Manager, a real estate and asset management, and lease accounting software; CoStar Risk Analytics, a commercial real estate risk management tool; CoStar Brokerage Applications; CoStar Investment Analysis Request, a business intelligence software; and CoStar Investment Analysis Portfolio Maximizer, a real estate portfolio management software. Further, it provides apartment marketing sites, such as Apartments.com, ApartmentFinder.com, ForRent.com, ApartmentHomeLiving.com, Apartamentos.com, WestsideRentals.com, and Cozy.co; LoopNet Premium Lister and LoopNet Power Listings for commercial real estate professionals; LoopLink, an online real estate marketing and database services suite; Listing Manager, an online listing tool; Realla, a commercial property listings and data management platform; LandsofAmerica, LandAndFarm, and LandWatch online marketplaces for rural land for sale; and BizBuySell and BizQuest online marketplaces for operating businesses for sale. The company has a strategic relationship with Buxton Company. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Washington, the District of Columbia.

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Largest Industry Peers for Real Estate Services

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USD 16.98B 18.75 17.71
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ETFs Containing CSGP

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
PBS Invesco Dynamic Media ETF 4.96 % 0.63 %

+0.09 (+0.28%)

USD 0.07B
EBIZ Global X Funds - Global X.. 4.33 % 0.00 %

-0.13 (-0.70%)

USD 2.74M
FINQ 3.44 % 0.00 %

N/A

N/A
FXR First Trust Industrials/P.. 2.09 % 0.62 %

-0.07 (-0.16%)

USD 0.36B
FTC First Trust Large Cap Gro.. 0.98 % 0.61 %

+0.21 (+0.30%)

USD 1.02B
FEX First Trust Large Cap Cor.. 0.50 % 0.61 %

+0.12 (+0.19%)

USD 1.43B
FAD First Trust Multi Cap Gro.. 0.49 % 0.69 %

+0.25 (+0.34%)

USD 0.18B
TUSA First Trust Total US Mark.. 0.48 % 0.70 %

+0.11 (+0.32%)

USD 0.02B
VXF Vanguard Extended Market .. 0.46 % 0.07 %

+0.11 (+0.09%)

USD 7.19B
PLAT WisdomTree Modern Tech Pl.. 0.00 % 0.00 %

-0.03 (-0.13%)

USD 2.59M
FHG.F:CA 0.00 % 0.79 %

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Real Estate Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 71.80% 100% A+ 92% A-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 71.80% 100% A+ 92% A-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 33.23% 94% A 91% A-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 33.23% 88% B+ 91% A-
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 270.49% 89% B+ 95% A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 270.49% 89% B+ 94% A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 27.38% 88% B+ 87% B+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 27.38% 88% B+ 86% B
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 23.11% 47% F 58% F
Risk Adjusted Return 118.48% 94% A 96% A
Market Capitalization 20.84B 100% A+ 97% A+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Real Estate Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 71.63 14% F 15% F
Price/Book Ratio 6.52 21% F 17% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 62.11 17% F 4% F
EV/EBITDA 46.23 11% F 4% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 9.60% 79% C+ 68% D+
Return on Invested Capital 8.09% 79% C+ 66% D
Return on Assets 6.44% 89% B+ 86% B
Debt to Equity Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 2.01 65% D 71% C-
Short Percent 1.51% 60% D- 72% C-
Beta 1.26 32% F 38% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.