NYSE:ELS - Equity Lifestyle Properties Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$97.48 -0.16 (-0.16 %)
(As of 11/14/2018 08:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$97.64
Today's Range$96.53 - $97.8550
52-Week Range$79.78 - $98.58
Volume193,731 shs
Average Volume309,086 shs
Market Capitalization$8.76 billion
P/E Ratio27.08
Dividend Yield2.25%
We are a self-administered, self-managed real estate investment trust (“REIT”) with headquarters in Chicago. As of July 23, 2018, we own or have an interest in 410 quality properties in 32 states and British Columbia consisting of 153,549 sites.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
Current SymbolNYSE:ELS
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.23
Current Ratio0.07
Quick Ratio0.07


Trailing P/E Ratio27.08
Forward P/E Ratio24.93
P/E Growth4.34

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$925.31 million
Price / Sales9.46
Cash Flow$3.6428 per share
Price / Cash26.76
Book Value$13.27 per share
Price / Book7.35


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.60
Net Income$197.58 million
Net Margins22.40%
Return on Equity19.69%
Return on Assets5.96%


Outstanding Shares89,750,000
Market Cap$8.76 billion

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 31st. Investors 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date 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 quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 22nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.12. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $256.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $240.19 million. Equity Lifestyle Properties had a return on equity of 19.69% and a net margin of 22.40%. The business's revenue was up 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $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?

7 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Equity Lifestyle Properties' stock. Their predictions range from $85.00 to $104.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Lifestyle Properties' share price to reach $96.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Equity Lifestyle Properties.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Equity Lifestyle Properties?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Lifestyle Properties in the last year. There are currently 5 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. " (7/25/2018)
  • 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 stories about ELS stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Equity Lifestyle Properties earned a news impact score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Equity Lifestyle Properties' key competitors?

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (9.23%), BlackRock Inc. (7.77%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.53%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.13%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.07%) and Schroder Investment Management Group (1.90%). 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., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Resolution Capital Ltd and Janus Henderson Group PLC. 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, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 $97.48.

How big of a company is Equity Lifestyle Properties?

Equity Lifestyle Properties has a market capitalization of $8.76 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  228 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  497
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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