Brandywine Realty Trust: Here’s What Investors Need to Know Before Earnings

Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE:BDN) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, July 24th. Brandywine Realty Trust is a self-administered, self-managed and fully integrated real estate investment trust. The Company is engaged in the ownership, management, leasing, acquisition, and development of primarily suburban office properties. It also owns an interest in and operates a commercial real estate management services company.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Brandywine Realty Trust Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.32 per share on revenues of $140.20 million.

Analyst Trends:

Analysts have a more negative outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings has fallen from a profit of $0.41 to a profit $0.4. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.4, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Brandywine Realty Trust has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 608 582 567 582 560
Diluted EPS ($) 0.41 0.00 -0.19 -0.10 -0.06

Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:

Quarter Jun. 30, 2012 Sep. 30, 2012 Dec. 31, 2012 Mar. 31, 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 137.58 140.38 142.46 140.61
Diluted EPS ($) 0.01 0.10 -0.21 0.01

Past Performance:
Brandywine Realty Trust has beat analyst estimates 2 times in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.

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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)