Equity Residential Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.47 (+0.64 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.59 million shs
Average Volume2.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$27.70 billion
P/E Ratio29.15
Dividend Yield3.28%
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
Year Founded1967

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$6.22 per share
Book Value$28.29 per share


Net Income$970.38 million




Market Cap$27.70 billion
Next Earnings Date7/27/2021 (Estimated)

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About Equity Residential

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.


Overall MarketRank

1.42 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

708th out of 1,951 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

161st out of 274 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Equity Residential a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Residential in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 10 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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When is Equity Residential's next earnings date?

Equity Residential is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were Equity Residential's earnings last quarter?

Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.53. Equity Residential had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.89% and a net margin of 35.97%.
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How has Equity Residential's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Equity Residential's stock was trading at $75.10 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EQR shares have decreased by 1.4% and is now trading at $74.05.
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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 Thursday, March 18th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.6025 per share on Friday, April 9th. This represents a $2.41 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.25%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 26th.
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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 3.28%. 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 guidance has Equity Residential issued on next quarter's earnings?

Equity Residential issued an update on its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 0.670-0.710 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for EQR?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Equity Residential's stock. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $79.00. On average, they expect Equity Residential's share price to reach $67.47 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.9%.
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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 41, 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 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.

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).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.08%), PGGM Investments (0.91%), Swiss National Bank (0.47%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.46%), Aew Capital Management L P (0.19%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.18%). Company insiders that own Equity Residential stock include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Barry Altshuler, Charles L Atwood, Christa L Sorenson, David J Neithercut, Ian Kaufman, 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 BlackRock Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Daiwa Securities Group Inc., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Swiss National Bank, Cibc World Markets Corp, Strs Ohio, and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have sold Equity Residential company stock in the last year include Alexander Brackenridge, Christa L Sorenson, and Michael L Manelis.
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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 PGGM Investments, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Retirement Systems of Alabama, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Exencial Wealth Advisors LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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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.
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What is Equity Residential's stock price today?

One share of EQR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.05.

How much money does Equity Residential make?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $27.70 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.

How many employees does Equity Residential have?

Equity Residential employs 2,600 workers across the globe.

When was Equity Residential founded?

Equity Residential was founded in 1967.

What is Equity Residential's official website?

The official website for Equity Residential is www.eqr.com.

Where are Equity Residential's headquarters?

Equity Residential is headquartered at TWO NORTH RIVERSIDE PLAZA SUITE 400, CHICAGO IL, 60606.

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 5/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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