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NYSE:EQR - Equity Residential Stock Price, Forecast & News

$81.01
-0.77 (-0.94 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 04:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$80.55
Now: $81.01
$82.43
50-Day Range
$80.98
MA: $85.49
$88.69
52-Week Range
$63.17
Now: $81.01
$89.55
Volume1.76 million shs
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$30.08 billion
P/E Ratio24.93
Dividend Yield2.75%
Beta0.42
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$3.99 per share
Book Value$28.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$657.53 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,700
Market Cap$30.08 billion
Next Earnings Date1/28/2020 (Confirmed)
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 declared 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 2.80%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 27th. This is a positive change 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 Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.17. The real estate investment trust earned $685.15 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $679.66 million. Equity Residential had a return on equity of 7.73% and a net margin of 29.88%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.83 EPS. 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, January 28th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Equity Residential.

How can I listen to Equity Residential's earnings call?

Equity Residential will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 28th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

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

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

What price target have analysts set for EQR?

12 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Equity Residential's stock. Their forecasts range from $71.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Equity Residential's stock price to reach $81.77 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Equity Residential.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Equity Residential?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Residential in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 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?

Headlines about EQR stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Equity Residential earned a daily sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Equity Residential.

Are investors shorting Equity Residential?

Equity Residential saw a decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 5,150,000 shares, a decline of 6.7% from the November 14th total of 5,520,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,590,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.2 days. Currently, 1.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. 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 Boeing (BA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Simon Property Group (SPG), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Visa (V), Starbucks (SBUX), Bank of America (BAC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

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 shareholders include State Street Corp (6.94%), Boston Partners (1.53%), Resolution Capital Ltd (1.29%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.84%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.55%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.52%). 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 major investors are selling Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Millennium Management LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC, Retirement Systems of Alabama and Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio. 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 major investors are buying Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Co, 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 and Alberta Investment Management Corp. 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 $81.01.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $30.08 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:  429 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  809 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,238
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 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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