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Equity Residential Stock Forecast, Price & News

$54.33
-1.45 (-2.60 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:23 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$54.27
Now: $54.33
$56.00
50-Day Range
$52.33
MA: $55.55
$58.11
52-Week Range
$49.62
Now: $54.33
$89.55
Volume4.99 million shs
Average Volume2.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.22 billion
P/E Ratio18.05
Dividend Yield4.44%
Beta0.56
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.0Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.02 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$4.77 per share
Book Value$28.29 per share

Profitability

Net Income$970.38 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,700
Market Cap$20.22 billion
Next Earnings Date10/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$54.33
-1.45 (-2.60 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:23 PM ET)
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Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Frequently Asked Questions

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

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 stock has decreased by 27.7% and is now trading at $54.33.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Equity Residential?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Residential in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 13 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Equity Residential's next earnings date?

Equity Residential is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 27th 2020.
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How were Equity Residential's earnings last quarter?

Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.70 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.13. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $653.53 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $661.89 million. Equity Residential had a net margin of 41.64% and a return on equity of 10.62%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.86 earnings per share.
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How often does Equity Residential pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Equity Residential?

Equity Residential announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 15th. Investors of record on Friday, September 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.6025 per share on Friday, October 9th. This represents a $2.41 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 24th.
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What price target have analysts set for EQR?

21 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Equity Residential's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $89.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Residential's stock price to reach $68.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.7% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Equity Residential?

Equity Residential saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,930,000 shares, an increase of 16.4% from the August 15th total of 6,810,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,640,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 2.2% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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 Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Bank of America (BAC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.68%), BlackRock Inc. (11.40%), APG Asset Management US Inc. (3.78%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.75%), FMR LLC (2.30%) and PGGM Investments (1.88%). 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.
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Which institutional investors are selling Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Resolution Capital Ltd, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, and First Trust Advisors LP. 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, and Samuel Zell.
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Which institutional investors are buying Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, PGGM Investments, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, and Nordea Investment Management AB.
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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 $54.33.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $20.22 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 9/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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