CBRE Group, Inc. operates as a commercial real estate services and investment company worldwide. It operates through three segments: Advisory Services, Global Workplace Solutions, and Real Estate Investments segments. The Advisory Services segment provides strategic advice and execution to owners, investors, and occupiers of real estate in connection with leasing of offices; industrial and retail space; property sales and mortgage services under the CBRE Capital Markets brand; property and project management services, including construction management, marketing, building engineering, lease administration, accounting, and financial services for owners of and investors in office, industrial, and retail properties; and valuation services that include market value appraisals, litigation support, discounted cash flow analyses, and feasibility studies, as well as consulting services, such as property condition reports, hotel advisory, and environmental consulting. The Global Workplace Solutions segment offers facilities management, project management, and transaction management services. The Real Estate Investments segment provides investment management services under the CBRE Investment Management brand to pension funds, insurance companies, sovereign wealth funds, foundations, endowments, and other institutional investors; development services under the Trammell Crow Company brand primarily to users of and investors in commercial real estate; and flexible-space solutions under the CBRE Hana brand CBRE Group, Inc. was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
Discounted Cash Flow Valuation of Cbre Group, Inc.
In the chart Earnings are multiplied by this value.
High margins render the company resilient under dire circumstances, hence able to drive competitors out or acquire them. ROE and ROA measure the average flow generated by each invested dollar. Their marginal value is a forecast of future growth, and it is considered by Buffett and Munger the most important single indicator.
The average Net Margin over the past 5 years is +4.93%.
The trend of Net Margin over the past 5 years is +0.03%.
The average ROA over the past 5 years is +8.86%.
The trend of ROA over the past 5 years is -0.32%.
The average ROE over the past 5 years is +17.53%.
The trend of ROE over the past 5 years is -0.5%.
Being debt the number one cause of investment losses and company death, the ratio Debt/FCF is of utmost importance to guarantee safety. On the other hand the Graham’s stability measures the drawdown of earnings, hence indicating the reliability of the flow generated by the company.
The Debt/FCF trailing twelve month is 34.32.
The trend of Debt/FCF over the past 5 years is -0.57.
Graham’s Stability measure stands at 0.74.
Growth can be dangerous when forecasting, simply projecting the current growth is in general wrong. A company passes through multiple phases, from being young and unprofitable, to the first periods of profitability and high growth, until it arrives at a period of regime with limited growth. Identifying in which phase the company is in may help forecasting.
The Revenue CAGR over the past 5 years is +16.75%.
The trend of Revenue growth rate over the past 5 years is -1.8%.
The Earnings CAGR over the past 5 years is +15.27%.
The trend of Earnings growth rate over the past 5 years is -0.07%.
The Equity CAGR over the past 5 years is +16.1%.
The trend of Equity growth rate over the past 5 years is -1.26%.
The FCF CAGR over the past 5 years is +13.83%.
The trend of FCF growth rate over the past 5 years is +2.09%.