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Equity Residential Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:EQR)

$86.66
-0.41 (-0.47 %)
(As of 11/21/2019 06:36 AM ET)
Today's Range
$86.63
Now: $86.66
$87.57
50-Day Range
$83.96
MA: $87.00
$88.69
52-Week Range
$63.17
Now: $86.66
$89.55
Volume926,515 shs
Average Volume1.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.18 billion
P/E Ratio26.66
Dividend Yield2.61%
Beta0.44
Equity Residential is an S&P 500 company focused on the acquisition, development and management of rental apartment properties located in urban and high-density suburban markets where today's renters want to live, work and play. Equity Residential owns or has investments in 307 properties consisting of 79,482 apartment units, primarily located in Boston, New York, Washington, DC, Seattle, San Francisco, Southern California and Denver.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
SectorFinance
CUSIP29476L10
Phone312-474-1300

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.58 billion
Cash Flow$4.08 per share
Book Value$28.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$657.53 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,700
Market Cap$32.18 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Equity Residential's stock symbol?

Equity Residential trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EQR."

How often does Equity Residential pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Equity Residential?

Equity Residential announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 19th. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.5675 per share on Friday, October 11th. This represents a $2.27 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.62%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 27th. This is an increase from Equity Residential's previous quarterly dividend of $0.57. View Equity Residential's Dividend History.

How were Equity Residential's earnings last quarter?

Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 22nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.17. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $685.15 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $679.66 million. Equity Residential had a net margin of 29.88% and a return on equity of 7.73%. The firm's revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.83 earnings per share. View Equity Residential's Earnings History.

When is Equity Residential's next earnings date?

Equity Residential is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Equity Residential.

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

Equity Residential issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.87-0.89 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.90.

What price target have analysts set for EQR?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Equity Residential's shares. Their forecasts range from $71.00 to $96.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Residential's share price to reach $82.97 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Equity Residential.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Equity Residential?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Residential in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Equity Residential.

Has Equity Residential been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EQR stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Equity Residential earned a news sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Equity Residential.

Are investors shorting Equity Residential?

Equity Residential saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,420,000 shares, an increase of 6.5% from the September 30th total of 5,090,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,510,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.6 days. Currently, 1.5% of the company's shares are sold short. View Equity Residential's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Equity Residential's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Equity Residential own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Equity Residential investors own include Simon Property Group (SPG), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Visa (V), Bank of America (BAC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are Equity Residential's key executives?

Equity Residential's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Samuel Zell J.D., Founder & Chairman (Age 77)
  • Mr. Mark J. Parrell, Pres, CEO & Trustee (Age 52)
  • Mr. Alan W. George, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. David S. Santee, Exec. VP of Property Operations (Age 60)
  • Mr. Robert A. Garechana, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 40)

Who are Equity Residential's major shareholders?

Equity Residential's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Resolution Capital Ltd (1.29%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.84%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.55%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.52%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (0.52%) and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.37%). Company insiders that own Equity Residential stock include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Barry Altshuler, Charles L Atwood, Christa L Sorenson, David J Neithercut, David S Santee, Gerald A Spector, Ian Kaufman, Linda Bynoe, Mark J Parrell, Michael L Manelis, Robert Garechana, Samuel Zell and Scott Fenster. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Equity Residential.

Which institutional investors are selling Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Hexavest Inc., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold Equity Residential company stock in the last year include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Barry Altshuler, Charles L Atwood, Christa L Sorenson, David J Neithercut, Gerald A Spector, Ian Kaufman, Linda Bynoe, Mark J Parrell, Michael L Manelis, Robert Garechana, Samuel Zell and Scott Fenster. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Residential.

Which institutional investors are buying Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Resolution Capital Ltd, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, California Public Employees Retirement System, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Alberta Investment Management Corp and HGI Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Residential.

How do I buy shares of Equity Residential?

Shares of EQR 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Equity Residential's stock price today?

One share of EQR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $86.66.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $32.18 billion and generates $2.58 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $657.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.25 on an earnings per share basis. Equity Residential employs 2,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Equity Residential.

What is Equity Residential's official website?

The official website for Equity Residential is http://www.eqr.com/.

How can I contact Equity Residential?

Equity Residential's mailing address is TWO NORTH RIVERSIDE PLAZA SUITE 400, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 312-474-1300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Equity Residential (NYSE EQR)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  425 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  806 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,231
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Equity Residential and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EQR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EQR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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