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Equity Residential Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.11 (+0.18 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $61.67
50-Day Range
MA: $59.33
52-Week Range
Now: $61.67
Volume1.63 million shs
Average Volume2.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.96 billion
P/E Ratio24.28
Dividend Yield3.91%
Equity Residential is committed to creating communities where people thrive. The Company, a member of the S&P 500, is focused on the acquisition, development and management of residential properties located in and around dynamic cities that attract high quality long-term renters. Equity Residential owns or has investments in 305 properties consisting of 78,568 apartment units, located in Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., Seattle, San Francisco, Southern California and Denver.
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Overall MarketRank

1.57 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

719th out of 1,930 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

161st out of 273 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$5.18 per share
Book Value$28.29 per share


Net Income$970.38 million


Market Cap$22.96 billion
Next Earnings Date2/10/2021 (Confirmed)
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Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Equity Residential's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Equity Residential's stock was trading at $75.10 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, EQR stock has decreased by 17.9% and is now trading at $61.67.
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Is Equity Residential a buy right now?

20 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Residential in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 13 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Equity Residential stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EQR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Equity Residential?

Wall Street analysts have given Equity Residential a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Equity Residential wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Mark Parrell's approval rating as Equity Residential's CEO?

88 employees have rated Equity Residential CEO Mark Parrell on Glassdoor.com. Mark Parrell has an approval rating of 90% among Equity Residential's employees.

When is Equity Residential's next earnings date?

Equity Residential is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 10th 2021.
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How can I listen to Equity Residential's earnings call?

Equity Residential will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 2nd 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) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.58. Equity Residential had a net margin of 35.97% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.89%.
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How often does Equity Residential pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Equity Residential?

Equity Residential declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 4th will be given a dividend of $0.6025 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $2.41 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 31st.
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Is Equity Residential a good dividend stock?

Equity Residential pays an annual dividend of $2.41 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.91%. Equity Residential has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Equity Residential is 69.05%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, Equity Residential will have a dividend payout ratio of 79.28% in the coming year. This indicates that Equity Residential may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for EQR?

20 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Equity Residential's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Residential's share price to reach $65.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.9% from the stock's current price.
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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), Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Simon Property Group (SPG) and American Tower (AMT).

Who are Equity Residential's key executives?

Equity Residential's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Samuel Zell J.D., Founder & Chairman (Age 79)
  • Mr. Mark J. Parrell, Pres, CEO & Trustee (Age 54, Pay $3.2M)
  • Mr. Robert A. Garechana, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 42, Pay $1.19M)
  • Mr. Michael L. Manelis, COO & Exec. VP (Age 52, Pay $1.47M)
  • Mr. Scott J. Fenster J.D., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 45, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Alan W. George, Exec. Officer (Age 63, Pay $717.79k)
  • Mr. Alexander Brackenridge, Chief Investment Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Ian S. Kaufman, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Martin J. McKenna, First VP of Investor & PR
  • Ms. Christa L. Sorenson, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 60)

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strs Ohio (0.15%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.11%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.07%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.04%) and KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.02%). Company insiders that own Equity Residential stock 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, 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 MEAG MUNICH ERGO Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH, Sarasin & Partners LLP, New York State Teachers Retirement System, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Strs Ohio, Spirit of America Management Corp NY, and Altfest L J & Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Equity Residential company stock in the last year include Alexander Brackenridge, Christa L Sorenson, David J Neithercut, Ian Kaufman, Michael L Manelis, and Robert Garechana.
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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 KAMES CAPITAL plc, Aurora Investment Managers LLC., Tuttle Tactical Management, Sowell Financial Services LLC, First Midwest Bank Trust Division, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and DNB Asset Management AS.
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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 WeBull, 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 $61.67.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $22.96 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 2,600 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 1/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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