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

$87.56
-0.02 (-0.02 %)
(As of 10/16/2019 02:53 AM ET)
Today's Range
$87.14
Now: $87.56
$87.95
50-Day Range
$82.90
MA: $85.90
$88.20
52-Week Range
$62.78
Now: $87.56
$88.49
Volume1.71 million shs
Average Volume1.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.47 billion
P/E Ratio26.94
Dividend Yield2.59%
Beta0.47
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$4.07 per share
Book Value$28.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$657.53 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,700
Market Cap$32.47 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2019 (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 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 2.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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, July, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.83 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust earned $669.37 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $667.59 million. Equity Residential had a return on equity of 7.21% and a net margin of 28.27%. Equity Residential's quarterly revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.81 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, October 22nd 2019. 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 Wednesday, October 23rd 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 issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.43-3.49 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.40.

What price target have analysts set for EQR?

12 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Equity Residential's shares. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Equity Residential's share price to reach $78.77 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.0%. 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 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 3 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?

Media stories about EQR stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing 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 daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Equity Residential.

Are investors shorting Equity Residential?

Equity Residential saw a drop in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,310,000 shares, a drop of 6.5% from the August 30th total of 5,680,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,490,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.6 days. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the stock 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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), salesforce.com (CRM), Starbucks (SBUX), Caterpillar (CAT) and Welltower (WELL).

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 Resolution Capital Ltd (1.29%), Hexavest Inc. (0.13%), Perpetual Ltd (0.05%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.03%) and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%). Company insiders that own Equity Residential stock include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Barry Altshuler, Bruce C Strohm, 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 of Alaska Department of Revenue, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Hexavest Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Fox Run Management L.L.C., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and Spirit of America Management Corp NY. Company insiders that have sold Equity Residential company stock in the last year include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Barry Altshuler, 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 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 Resolution Capital Ltd, Perpetual Ltd, Pacer Advisors Inc., SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC, Valeo Financial Advisors LLC, Thomasville National Bank, NuWave Investment Management LLC and Exane Derivatives. 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 $87.56.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $32.47 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:  419 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  802 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,221
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 10/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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