NYSE:ELS - Equity Lifestyle Properties Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $102.56 +0.18 (+0.18 %) (As of 12/10/2018 07:35 AM ET)Previous Close$102.38Today's Range$100.99 - $103.0552-Week Range$79.78 - $103.05Volume537,888 shsAverage Volume265,497 shsMarket Capitalization$9.20 billionP/E Ratio28.49Dividend Yield2.15%Beta0.19 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email We are a self-administered, self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT) with headquarters in Chicago. As of October 22, 2018, we own or have an interest in 411 quality properties in 32 states and British Columbia consisting of 153,847 sites. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustryResidential REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:ELS Previous Symbol CUSIP29472R10 Webwww.equitylifestyleproperties.com Phone312-279-1400 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.23 Current Ratio0.07 Quick Ratio0.07 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio28.49 Forward P/E Ratio26.23 P/E Growth4.56 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$925.31 million Price / Sales9.95 Cash Flow$3.6485 per share Price / Cash Flow28.11 Book Value$12.52 per share Price / Book8.19 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.60 Net Income$197.58 million Net Margins22.40% Return on Equity19.69% Return on Assets5.96% Miscellaneous Employees4,100 Outstanding Shares89,750,000Market Cap$9.20 billion OptionableOptionable Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock symbol? Equity Lifestyle Properties trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ELS." How often does Equity Lifestyle Properties pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Equity Lifestyle Properties? Equity Lifestyle Properties announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Friday, January 11th. This represents a $2.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 27th. View Equity Lifestyle Properties' Dividend History. How were Equity Lifestyle Properties' earnings last quarter? Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) announced its earnings results on Monday, October, 22nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.12. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $256.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $240.19 million. Equity Lifestyle Properties had a return on equity of 19.69% and a net margin of 22.40%. Equity Lifestyle Properties's revenue for the quarter was up 6.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.91 EPS. View Equity Lifestyle Properties' Earnings History. When is Equity Lifestyle Properties' next earnings date? Equity Lifestyle Properties is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Equity Lifestyle Properties. What guidance has Equity Lifestyle Properties issued on next quarter's earnings? Equity Lifestyle Properties updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 22nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.07 -4.17 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.17. Equity Lifestyle Properties also updated its Q4 guidance to $0.94-1.00 EPS. What price target have analysts set for ELS? 6 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock. Their predictions range from $85.00 to $104.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock price to reach $96.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Equity Lifestyle Properties. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Equity Lifestyle Properties? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Lifestyle Properties in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Equity Lifestyle Properties. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Equity Lifestyle Properties stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Equity Lifestyle Properties stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. is a self-administered, self-managed, real estate investment trust. " (11/21/2018) 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "In-line FFO/sh. Normalized FFO/sh. of $0.88 was in line with Cantor/consensus (FactSet). The line-item variance to our estimate included higher expenses (operating, property management, G&A and interest), offset by higher revenues, utility and other income." (1/30/2018) Has Equity Lifestyle Properties been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about ELS stock have been trending very positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Equity Lifestyle Properties earned a media sentiment score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Equity Lifestyle Properties' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Equity Lifestyle Properties include Equinix (EQIX), Welltower (WELL), Equity Residential (EQR), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Ventas (VTR), Boston Properties (BXP), Realty Income (O), SBA Communications (SBAC), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Essex Property Trust (ESS), HCP (HCP), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) and Vornado Realty Trust (VNO). Who are Equity Lifestyle Properties' key executives? Equity Lifestyle Properties' management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Marguerite M. Nader, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49)Mr. Paul Seavey, Exec. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 49)Mr. Patrick Waite, Exec. VP & COO (Age 51)Mr. Roger A. Maynard, Exec. VP of Investments (Age 60)Ms. Carmelina M. Stoklosa, VP of Treasury Who are Equity Lifestyle Properties' major shareholders? Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (13.38%), FMR LLC (9.23%), BlackRock Inc. (7.77%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (3.65%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.53%) and Deutsche Bank AG (2.56%). Company insiders that own Equity Lifestyle Properties stock include David J Contis, Howard Walker, Marguerite M Nader, Paul Seavey, Roger Maynard and Samuel Zell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Equity Lifestyle Properties. Which major investors are selling Equity Lifestyle Properties stock? ELS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Deutsche Bank AG, Cohen & Steers Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Morgan Stanley and Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD. Company insiders that have sold Equity Lifestyle Properties company stock in the last year include David J Contis, Howard Walker, Marguerite M Nader, Paul Seavey and Roger Maynard. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Lifestyle Properties. Which major investors are buying Equity Lifestyle Properties stock? ELS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Schroder Investment Management Group, Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Man Group plc, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Lifestyle Properties. How do I buy shares of Equity Lifestyle Properties? Shares of ELS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock price today? One share of ELS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $102.56. How big of a company is Equity Lifestyle Properties? Equity Lifestyle Properties has a market capitalization of $9.20 billion and generates $925.31 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $197.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.60 on an earnings per share basis. Equity Lifestyle Properties employs 4,100 workers across the globe. What is Equity Lifestyle Properties' official website? The official website for Equity Lifestyle Properties is http://www.equitylifestyleproperties.com. How can I contact Equity Lifestyle Properties? Equity Lifestyle Properties' mailing address is TWO N RIVERSIDE PLZ STE 800, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 312-279-1400 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE ELS)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 230 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 272 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 502MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Equity Lifestyle Properties and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ELS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ELS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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