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Cohen & Steers Inc CNS Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of Jan 31, 2023, 10:55 AM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 71.74
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Asset Management
  • Investment Style Small Blend
  • Day Range 71.66  –  73.05
  • Year Range 52.34  –  88.21
  • Market Cap 3.5556 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 8,565.0 /  121,204.2
  • Price / Sales 6.24
  • Price / Book 11.07
  • Forward Div Yield 3.07%
  • Trailing Div Yield 3.01%

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Cohen & Steers Facing Flow Pressures Following a Difficult Year for Equity and Credit Markets

Greggory Warren Sector Strategist

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While we've left our $75 per share fair value estimate for narrow-moat Cohen & Steers in place, we have moved our Uncertainty Rating to High from Medium, requiring a wider margin of safety before recommending the shares, which are currently only slightly undervalued relative to fair value estimate.

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Business Description

Cohen & Steers is a niche asset manager concentrating on real estate securities. The firm invests mainly in the equity shares of real estate investment trusts, with holdings in domestic and international real estate securities accounting for more than 60% of its $79.2 billion in managed assets at the end of September 2022. Cohen & Steers also manages portfolios dedicated to preferred securities, utilities stocks, and other high-yield offerings. It expects to balance distribution among its closed-end mutual funds, open-end mutual funds, and institutional accounts over time. During the September quarter of 2022, the company garnered 39% (25%) of its managed assets (base management fees) from institutional clients, 47% (54%) from open-end funds, and 14% (21%) from closed-end funds.

280 Park Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY, 10017
Industry Asset Management
Employees 354

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FAQs for Cohen & Steers Inc Stock

Yes. CNS has a forward dividend yield of 3.07%. See CNS’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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CNS’s market cap is 3.56 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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CNS’s stock style is Small Core.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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CNS’s price/sales is 6.24.
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CNS’s price/forward earnings is 21.41.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

CNS’s price/book is 11.07.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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CNS’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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