Equity Lifestyle Properties Company Profile (NYSE:ELS)

About Equity Lifestyle Properties

Equity Lifestyle Properties logoEquity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The Company is an integrated owner and operator of lifestyle-oriented properties (Properties) consisting primarily of manufactured home (MH) communities, and recreational vehicle (RV) resorts and campgrounds. The Company operates through two segments: Property Operations, and Home Sales and Rentals Operations. The Property Operations segment owns and operates land lease Properties. The Home Sales and Rentals Operations segment purchases, sells and leases homes at the Properties. Its customers may lease individual developed areas (Sites) or enter right-to-use contracts, which provide them access to specific Properties for limited stays. Its portfolio includes approximately 390 Properties, including over 143,940 residential Sites located across the United States and Canada. It has over 80 Properties with lake, river or ocean frontage, and over 100 Properties within approximately 10 miles of the coastal United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Residential
  • Sub-Industry: Residential REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ELS
  • CUSIP: 29472R10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $79.42
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $74.55
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $74.13
  • 52-Week Range: $86,765,000.00 - $65.87
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.32
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 35.46
  • P/E Growth: 12.73
  • Market Cap: $6.89B
  • Outstanding Shares: 86,765,000
  • Beta: 0.33
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 21.50%
  • Return on Equity: 20.43%
  • Return on Assets: 5.41%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.21%
  • Current Ratio: 0.05%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.05%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $76.50 (3.68% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/27/2017Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetNeutral$73.00 -> $73.50View Rating Details
11/21/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$78.00View Rating Details
10/14/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$74.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$77.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$70.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016BB&T Co.Lower Price Target$67.50 -> $66.50View Rating Details
11/20/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/17/2017        
1/23/2017Q4 2016$0.80$0.81$118.32 million$214.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2016Q3$0.83$0.83$116.42 million$226.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2016Q2$0.74$0.75$114.76 million$210.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2016Q1$0.90$0.92$207.25 million$220.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q4$0.75$0.74$189.09 million$201.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q3$0.76$0.77$197.79 million$210.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$0.68$0.70$186.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.82$0.83$194.38 million$208.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$0.65$0.66$189.83 million$190.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q3$0.68$0.69$186.94 million$200.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.61$0.63$179.61 million$188.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q1$0.76$0.78$180.54 million$196.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q4$0.59$0.62$168.75 million$179.88 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.38$0.65$173.38 million$188.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013$0.58$0.57$174.40 million$176.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 13$1.39$1.41$177.42 million$190.59 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013$1.11$1.11$169.40 million$171.93 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2012$1.15$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2011$1.12$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2011$0.72$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.24 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Annual Dividend:$1.70
Dividend Yield:2.14%
Dividend Growth:30.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:88.08% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
81.73% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
75.89% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/22/2017quarterly$0.492.52%3/29/20173/31/20174/14/2017
11/9/2016Quarterly$0.4312/28/201612/30/20161/13/2017
8/10/2016Quarterly$0.439/28/20169/30/201610/14/2016
5/11/2016Quarterly$0.436/22/20166/24/20167/8/2016
3/9/2016Quarterly$0.433/22/20163/25/20164/8/2016
11/3/2015Quarterly$0.3812/23/201512/28/20151/8/2016
8/4/2015$0.389/23/20159/25/201510/9/2015
5/13/2015quarterly$0.382.84%6/24/20156/26/20157/10/2015
3/11/2015quarterly$0.382.83%3/25/20153/27/20154/10/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.332.63%12/23/201412/26/20141/9/2015
8/6/2014quarterly$0.332.95%9/24/20149/26/201410/10/2014
8/5/2014quarterly$0.339/19/20149/30/2014
5/13/2014quarterly$0.333.04%6/25/20146/27/20147/11/2014
3/12/2014quarterly$0.333.17%3/26/20143/28/20144/11/2014
11/6/2013quarterly$0.252.69%12/24/201312/27/20131/10/2014
8/6/2013quarterly$0.252.7%9/25/20139/27/201310/11/2013
5/8/2013quarterly$0.502.41%6/26/20136/28/20137/12/2013
3/13/2013quarterly$0.502.65%3/26/20133/29/20134/12/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.40%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/9/2016Roger MaynardEVPSell15,000$71.64$1,074,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Ernie ElkoDirectorBuy250,000$0.00$0.00
6/23/2015David J ContisDirectorSell5,000$53.65$268,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Howard WalkerVice ChairmanSell6,000$57.75$346,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013David ContisDirectorSell2,124$38.54$81,858.96View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Seth RosenbergInsiderSell4,000$81.77$327,080.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Financials (NYSE:ELS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:39 PM
News IconState of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D Has $5,865,000 ... - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:ELS)
petroglobalnews24.com - February 24 at 10:43 PM
News IconHow These REIT Stocks are Faring? -- AGNC Investment, Altisource Residential, ARMOUR Residential, and Equity LifeStyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
www.finanzen.ch - February 24 at 11:38 AM
nasdaq.com logoELS Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NYSE:ELS)
www.nasdaq.com - February 24 at 11:38 AM
marketexclusive.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES, INC. (NYSE:ELS) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election ... - Market Exclusive (NYSE:ELS)
marketexclusive.com - February 23 at 9:58 PM
4-traders.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties : ELS Declares First Quarter Dividends (NYSE:ELS)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 10:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:ELS)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:12 PM
News IconAnalysts Take: Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) Projected Earnings & Price Targets - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ELS)
aikenadvocate.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
businesswire.com logoELS Declares First Quarter Dividends | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:ELS)
www.businesswire.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS Declares First Quarter Dividends (NYSE:ELS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:21 pm Equity Lifestyle Properties increases quarterly dividend to $0.4875/share from $0.425/share (NYSE:ELS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:ELS)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
capitalcube.com logoEquity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. : ELS-US: Dividend Analysis : December 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : February 16, 2017 (NYSE:ELS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 16 at 4:40 PM
News IconStock Focus: Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) Price ... - Rockville Register (NYSE:ELS)
rockvilleregister.com - February 16 at 7:42 AM
News IconIn It For The Long Haul? Long Term Growth Pick: Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ELS)
aikenadvocate.com - February 1 at 10:32 PM
News IconAnalysts Take Aim At This Stock's Earnings Estimates: Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ELS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 31 at 5:37 PM
News IconEarnings Parade Rolls On, What Are Analysts Saying About Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ELS)
wsbeacon.com - January 31 at 5:37 PM
News IconStocks Wilt on Friday But Pull Off Positive Week, How Did This One Fare: Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ELS)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 3:20 PM
News IconAs Equity Lifestyle Pptys INC (ELS) Valuation Declined, Resolution Capital LTD Has Trimmed Holding by $4.81 Million (NYSE:ELS)
randolphguide.com - January 27 at 6:36 PM
News IconWith Markets Booming Higher, Is This Stock Fairly Valued: Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ELS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 27 at 5:12 AM
News IconIs Trouble Brewing For This Stock? Shares Gapping Lower: Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ELS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 25 at 6:12 PM
News IconMarket Focus: Checking Indicators on Shares of Equity LifeStyle Properties Inc. (ELS) - Market Point (NYSE:ELS)
mtptnews.com - January 25 at 6:12 PM
capitalcube.com logoEquity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. :ELS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : January 25, 2017 (NYSE:ELS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 6:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ELS earnings conference call or presentation 24-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT (NYSE:ELS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 3:42 AM
4-traders.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties : Dividend Payout At $0.425 (NYSE:ELS)
www.4-traders.com - January 24 at 5:35 PM
News IconELS Reports Income, Sales Gains in 4Q, Full Year (NYSE:ELS)
www.rvbusiness.com - January 24 at 5:35 PM
News IconEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) Shares Price Tag Increased By $7 (NYSE:ELS)
stockmarketdaily.co - January 24 at 5:35 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEquity LifeStyle Properties Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today (NYSE:ELS)
biz.yahoo.com - January 24 at 5:35 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ELS)
wsbeacon.com - January 24 at 3:21 AM
businesswire.com logoELS Reports Fourth Quarter Results - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:ELS)
www.businesswire.com - January 23 at 10:20 PM
News IconEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) to Post $0.8 Earnings Per Share: Analysts - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ELS)
wsbeacon.com - January 23 at 10:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties reports 4Q results - Yahoo Finance - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:ELS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 10:20 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoELS Reports Fourth Quarter Results (NYSE:ELS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 23 at 5:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:18 pm Equity Lifestyle Properties beats by $0.01, beats on revs (NYSE:ELS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 23 at 5:17 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties reports 4Q results (NYSE:ELS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 5:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Equity LifeStyle Properties Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:ELS)
biz.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:41 AM
News IconEquity LifeStyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) 4Q16 earnings sneak peak (NYSE:ELS)
stockmarketdaily.co - January 21 at 9:55 PM
businesswire.com logoELS Announces Tax Treatment of 2016 Distributions - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:ELS)
www.businesswire.com - January 21 at 4:16 AM
News IconGearing Up For a Bull Run? Analysts Weigh in on Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ELS)
wsbeacon.com - January 21 at 4:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS Announces Tax Treatment of 2016 Distributions (NYSE:ELS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 6:12 PM
News IconIs This Stock Fairly Valued Heading Into Earnings Season: Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ELS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 19 at 11:26 PM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Focusing in on Shares of Equity LifeStyle Properties Inc. (ELS) - Springdale Times (NYSE:ELS)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 11:26 PM
News IconFirms & Funds Reinforcing Their Perception of Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ELS)
wsbeacon.com - January 19 at 11:26 PM
4-traders.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties : ELS Settles California Lawsuits (NYSE:ELS)
www.4-traders.com - January 18 at 10:23 PM
businesswire.com logoELS Settles California Lawsuits - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:ELS)
www.businesswire.com - January 18 at 5:22 PM
News IconBreaking: Equity Lifestyle Properties Inc (NYSE:ELS) First Quarter ... - Baxley Report (NYSE:ELS)
baxleyreport.com - January 18 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS Settles California Lawsuits (NYSE:ELS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 5:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:ELS)
biz.yahoo.com - January 18 at 5:22 PM
News IconWill The Needle Move For Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ELS)
wsbeacon.com - January 16 at 9:57 PM
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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.4875 per share on Friday, April 14th. This represents a $1.95 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 29th. This is a boost from Equity Lifestyle Properties's previous quarterly dividend of $0.43.

Where is Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock going? Where will Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Equity Lifestyle Properties' shares. Their forecasts range from $73.50 to $80.00. On average, they expect Equity Lifestyle Properties' share price to reach $76.50 in the next year.

When will Equity Lifestyle Properties announce their earnings?

Equity Lifestyle Properties is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 17th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Equity Lifestyle Properties stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Equity Lifestyle Properties stock:

  • Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "Post 4Q earnings, we are maintaining our Neutral rating on Equity Lifestyle Properties and nudging up our 12-mo. price target to $73.50 from $73.00. The results continue to reflect stable cash flows of the company's business. We believe that this is reflected in the current pricing, however. In 4Q, core property revenue growth was strong, with continued occupancy gains, steady rent growth, and strength in utility as well as other income and transient rental income. There was some property operating expense pressure in the quarter, however." (1/27/2017)
  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. is a self-administered, self-managed, real estate investment trust. " (1/25/2017)

Who owns Equity Lifestyle Properties stock?

Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (14.79%), State Street Corp (2.94%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.48%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.24%), Putnam Investments LLC (1.16%) and Chai Trust Co. LLC (1.10%). Company insiders that own Equity Lifestyle Properties stock include David J Contis, Ernie Elko, Howard Walker and Roger Maynard.

Who sold Equity Lifestyle Properties stock? Who is selling Equity Lifestyle Properties stock?

Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., FMR LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Allianz Asset Management AG, Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Credit Agricole S A and Martingale Asset Management L P.

Who bought Equity Lifestyle Properties stock? Who is buying Equity Lifestyle Properties stock?

Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chai Trust Co. LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Numeric Investors LLC, L & S Advisors Inc, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Marshall Wace LLP and FIL Ltd.

How do I buy Equity Lifestyle Properties stock?

Shares of Equity Lifestyle Properties can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Equity Lifestyle Properties stock cost?

One share of Equity Lifestyle Properties stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.42.

Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff