Log in

NYSE:EQREquity Residential Stock Price, Forecast & News

$56.71
-0.77 (-1.34 %)
(As of 07/9/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$56.32
Now: $56.71
$57.61
50-Day Range
$57.00
MA: $60.75
$68.17
52-Week Range
$49.62
Now: $56.71
$89.55
Volume1.91 million shs
Average Volume3.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.10 billion
P/E Ratio18.06
Dividend Yield4.19%
Beta0.62
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, D.C., Seattle, San Francisco, Southern California and Denver.
Read More
Equity Residential logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.9Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.14 out of 5 stars


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$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$4.94 per share
Book Value$28.29 per share

Profitability

Net Income$970.38 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,700
Market Cap$21.10 billion
Next Earnings Date7/28/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Receive EQR News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EQR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Equity Residential's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Equity Residential's stock was trading at $75.10 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EQR shares have decreased by 24.5% and is now trading at $56.71. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Equity Residential?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Residential in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 12 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Equity Residential.

When is Equity Residential's next earnings date?

Equity Residential is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 28th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Equity Residential.

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

Equity Residential will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, July 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.

How were Equity Residential's earnings last quarter?

Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 5th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.83 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.04. The real estate investment trust earned $682.31 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $686.02 million. Equity Residential had a return on equity of 11.20% and a net margin of 43.16%. Equity Residential's quarterly revenue was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.82 EPS. View Equity Residential's earnings history.

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

Equity Residential announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 10th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.6025 per share on Friday, July 10th. This represents a $2.41 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 19th. View Equity Residential's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for EQR?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Equity Residential's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $89.00. On average, they expect Equity Residential's stock price to reach $71.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Equity Residential.

Has Equity Residential been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about EQR stock has been trending negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Equity Residential earned a coverage optimism score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Equity Residential.

Are investors shorting Equity Residential?

Equity Residential saw a decline in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 4,410,000 shares, a decline of 16.6% from the June 15th total of 5,290,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,110,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.2% 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 Exxon Mobil (XOM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Simon Property Group (SPG), AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Caterpillar (CAT) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Equity Residential's key executives?

Equity Residential's management team includes the following 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)

What is Equity Residential's stock symbol?

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

Who are Equity Residential's major shareholders?

Equity Residential's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.03%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.03%), Pensionfund DSM Netherlands (0.02%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%) and Robecosam AG (0.01%). 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, Mark S Shapiro, 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 Robecosam AG, and Truehand Inc. Company insiders that have sold Equity Residential company stock in the last year include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Charles L Atwood, Christa L Sorenson, David J Neithercut, Ian Kaufman, Mark S Shapiro, Michael L Manelis, Robert Garechana, Samuel Zell, and Scott Fenster. View insider buying and selling activity for Equity Residential.

Which institutional investors are buying Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Cox Capital Mgt LLC, Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, DNB Asset Management AS, and Carroll Financial Associates Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $56.71.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $21.10 billion and generates $2.70 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $970.38 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.49 on an earnings per share basis. Equity Residential employs 2,700 workers across the globe.

What is Equity Residential's official website?

The official website for Equity Residential is 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]

This page was last updated on 7/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

30 Days of MarketBeat All Access for $1.00

Sign up for MarketBeat All Access to gain access to MarketBeat's full suite of research tools:

  • Best-in-Class Portfolio Monitoring

    View the latest news, buy/sell ratings, SEC filings and insider transactions for your stocks. Compare your portfolio performance to leading indices and get personalized stock ideas based on your portfolio.

  • Stock Ideas and Recommendations

    Get daily stock ideas top-performing Wall Street analysts. Get short term trading ideas from the MarketBeat Idea Engine. View which stocks are hot on social media with MarketBeat's trending stocks report.

  • Advanced Stock Screeners and Research Tools

    Identify stocks that meet your criteria using seven unique stock screeners. See what's happening in the market right now with MarketBeat's real-time news feed. Export data to Excel for your own analysis.

Start Your Risk-Free Trial Subscription Here

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.