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NYSE:EQREquity Residential Stock Price, Forecast & News

$54.82
+0.07 (+0.13 %)
(As of 08/13/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$54.06
Now: $54.82
$55.28
50-Day Range
$52.33
MA: $56.23
$60.83
52-Week Range
$49.62
Now: $54.82
$89.55
Volume2.30 million shs
Average Volume2.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.40 billion
P/E Ratio18.21
Dividend Yield4.40%
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: 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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$4.97 per share
Book Value$28.29 per share

Profitability

Net Income$970.38 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,700
Market Cap$20.40 billion
Next Earnings Date10/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
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Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Equity Residential's stock price 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. Since then, EQR shares have decreased by 27.0% and is now trading at $54.82.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Equity Residential?

20 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 2 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) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' 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 return on equity of 10.62% and a net margin of 41.64%. Equity Residential's revenue for the quarter was down 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.86 EPS.
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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 Wednesday, June 10th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.6025 per share on Friday, July 10th. This represents a $2.41 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 19th.
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What price target have analysts set for EQR?

20 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Equity Residential's shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $89.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Residential's stock price to reach $69.18 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has Equity Residential been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EQR stock have trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Equity Residential earned a news sentiment score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Equity Residential?

Equity Residential saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,220,000 shares, an increase of 29.3% from the April 30th total of 4,810,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,940,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the company 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), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), Boeing (BA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of America (BAC), 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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.75%), FMR LLC (2.30%), PGGM Investments (1.88%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.96%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.93%) and First Eagle Investment Management LLC (0.90%). 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 major 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., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., First Trust Advisors LP, FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Prudential Financial 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.
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Which major 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., First Eagle Investment Management LLC, PGGM Investments, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Nordea Investment Management AB, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Macquarie Group Ltd., and Avalon Investment & Advisory.
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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 $54.82.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $20.40 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 8/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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