Equity Lifestyle Properties Company Profile (NYSE:ELS)

About Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)

Equity Lifestyle Properties logoEquity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is an 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 and the Home Sales and Rentals Operations segment purchases, sells and leases homes at the properties. It leases individual developed areas (sites) with access to utilities for placement of factory built homes, cottages, cabins or RVs. As of December 31, 2016, the Company's property portfolio included 391 properties consisted of 146,610 residential sites. Its properties are designed for home options of various sizes and designs that are produced off-site by third-party manufacturers, installed and set on designated sites within the properties.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Residential
  • Sub-Industry: Residential REITs
  • Symbol: NYSE:ELS
  • CUSIP: 29472R10
  • Web: www.equitylifestyle.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $7.38 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 86,842,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $81.70
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $75.71
  • 52 Week Range: $65.87 - $86.09
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.91
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 37.60
  • P/E Growth: 3.69
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $885.55 million
  • Price / Sales: 8.33
  • Book Value: $10.38 per share
  • Price / Book: 8.19
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.70
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $421.88 million
  • 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%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 319,553 shs.
  • Beta: 0.33
  • Short Ratio: 3.45
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)

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, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.4875 per share on Friday, July 14th. This represents a $1.95 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 28th. View Equity Lifestyle Properties' Dividend History.

How were Equity Lifestyle Properties' earnings last quarter?

Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) posted its earnings results on Monday, April, 17th. The company reported $1.00 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.02. The company earned $232.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $218.28 million. Equity Lifestyle Properties had a return on equity of 20.43% and a net margin of 21.50%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.92 earnings per share. View Equity Lifestyle Properties' Earnings History.

When will Equity Lifestyle Properties make its next earnings announcement?

Equity Lifestyle Properties is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 17th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Equity Lifestyle Properties.

What guidance has Equity Lifestyle Properties issued on next quarter's earnings?

Equity Lifestyle Properties updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, April, 17th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.50-3.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.55. Equity Lifestyle Properties also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.77-0.83 EPS.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Equity Lifestyle Properties' shares. Their predictions range from $73.50 to $80.00. On average, they expect Equity Lifestyle Properties' share price to reach $77.10 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Equity Lifestyle Properties.

What are analysts saying about Equity Lifestyle Properties stock?

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

  • 1. 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)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. is a self-administered, self-managed, real estate investment trust. " (1/25/2017)

Who are some of Equity Lifestyle Properties' key competitors?

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 (14.44%), Vanguard Group Inc. (14.39%), BlackRock Inc. (6.97%), State Street Corp (2.92%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (2.09%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.87%). Company insiders that own Equity Lifestyle Properties stock include David J Contis, Ernie Elko, Howard Walker and Roger Maynard. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Equity Lifestyle Properties.

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 Prudential Financial Inc., Morgan Stanley, APG Asset Management US Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC, Advantus Capital Management Inc, FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Equity Lifestyle Properties stock in the last year include Howard Walker and Roger Maynard. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Lifestyle Properties.

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

Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vanguard Group Inc., Resolution Capital Ltd, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., ProShare Advisors LLC, Credit Suisse AG and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Lifestyle Properties.

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 $84.97.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $77.10 (9.26% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/18/2017Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetUnderperform$74.00 -> $77.00LowView Rating Details
1/27/2017Cantor FitzgeraldBoost Price TargetNeutral$73.00 -> $73.50N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$78.00N/AView Rating Details
7/28/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$77.00N/AView Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$70.00 -> $80.00N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016BB&T Co.Lower Price Target$67.50 -> $66.50N/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Earnings by Quarter for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/17/2017        
4/17/2017Q1 2017$0.98$1.00$218.28 million$232.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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$184.27 million$201.48 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.82$0.83$194.38 million$208.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$0.66$0.66$189.83 million$190.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q3$0.66$0.69$186.94 million$200.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$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: $2.11 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.26 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Next Dividend:7/14/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.70
Dividend Yield:2.00%
Dividend Growth:30.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:88.08% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
80.57% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
75.22% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/3/2017quarterly$0.492.42%6/28/20176/30/20177/14/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.40%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/15/2017Howard WalkerVice ChairmanSell1,608$82.11$132,032.88View SEC Filing  
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

Headline Trends for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
Latest Headlines for Equity Lifestyle Properties (NYSE:ELS)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoHoward Walker Sells 1,608 Shares of Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 4:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Add Prologis (PLD) Stock to Your Portfolio Now?
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 5:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 8:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCantor Fitzgerald Weighs in on Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (ELS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 11:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.49 (ELS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 9:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties (ELS) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.28
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS Declares Second Quarter Dividends
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties (ELS) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 10:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 10:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties (ELS) Receiving Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 2:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTheStreet Upgrades Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) to "B"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 8:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Equity Lifestyle Properties (ELS) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 7:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ELS earnings conference call or presentation 18-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 4:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS : Summary for Equity Lifestyle Properties, In - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 4:38 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Equity LifeStyle Properties Q1 normalized FFO for Common Stock and OP Unit holders $1.00
www.reuters.com - April 18 at 4:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Rating Reiterated by Evercore ISI
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 2:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.37 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 5:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 5:14 PM
marketbeat.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties reports 1Q results
marketbeat.com - April 17 at 4:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS Reports First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 4:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties (ELS) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 10:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 8:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. : ELS-US: Dividend Analysis : March 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 12:42 PM
nasdaq.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties Reaches Analyst Target Price
www.nasdaq.com - April 7 at 9:35 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAnalysis And Ranking Of Residential REITs
seekingalpha.com - April 3 at 5:16 PM
nasdaq.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March ...
www.nasdaq.com - March 28 at 12:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 12:31 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - March 20 at 7:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS to Participate at Citi CEO Conference
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:58 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
biz.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:58 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disc
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 5:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 4:39 PM
nasdaq.com logoELS Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
www.nasdaq.com - February 24 at 11:38 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:12 PM
businesswire.com logoELS Declares First Quarter Dividends | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS Declares First Quarter Dividends
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
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEQUITY LIFESTYLE PROPERTIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ELS earnings conference call or presentation 24-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 3:42 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEquity LifeStyle Properties Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today
biz.yahoo.com - January 24 at 5:35 PM
businesswire.com logoELS Reports Fourth Quarter Results - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - January 23 at 10:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquity Lifestyle Properties reports 4Q results - Yahoo Finance - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 10:20 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoELS Reports Fourth Quarter Results
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
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 23 at 5:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Equity LifeStyle Properties Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:41 AM
businesswire.com logoELS Announces Tax Treatment of 2016 Distributions - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - January 21 at 4:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoELS Announces Tax Treatment of 2016 Distributions
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 6:12 PM

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