NYSE:EQR - Equity Residential Stock Price, News & Analysis

$85.87
+0.82 (+0.96 %)
(As of 09/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$84.85
Now: $85.87
$86.14
50-Day Range
$78.71
MA: $82.74
$86.85
52-Week Range
$62.40
Now: $85.87
$87.09
Volume1.58 million shs
Average Volume1.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$31.85 billion
P/E Ratio26.42
Dividend Yield2.67%
Beta0.48
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, DC, Seattle, San Francisco, Southern California and Denver.

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$2.58 billion
Cash Flow$4.1363 per share
Book Value$28.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$657.53 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,700
Market Cap$31.85 billion
Next Earnings Date10/23/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Equity Residential's stock symbol?

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

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

Equity Residential announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 18th. Investors of record on Friday, June 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.567 per share on Friday, July 12th. This represents a $2.27 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. View Equity Residential's Dividend History.

How were Equity Residential's earnings last quarter?

Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.83 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $669.37 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $667.59 million. Equity Residential had a net margin of 28.27% and a return on equity of 7.21%. The business's revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.81 EPS. View Equity Residential's Earnings History.

When is Equity Residential's next earnings date?

Equity Residential is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Equity Residential.

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

Equity Residential will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 23rd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has Equity Residential issued on next quarter's earnings?

Equity Residential issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.43-3.49 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.40.

What price target have analysts set for EQR?

11 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Equity Residential's stock. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate Equity Residential's share price to reach $77.0822 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Equity Residential.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Equity Residential?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equity Residential in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Equity Residential.

Has Equity Residential been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about EQR stock has trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Equity Residential earned a news sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Equity Residential.

Are investors shorting Equity Residential?

Equity Residential saw a drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,518,700 shares, a drop of 12.4% from the July 31st total of 5,156,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,270,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Approximately 1.2% of the company's stock are short sold. 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 Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA), Starbucks (SBUX), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), salesforce.com (CRM), Welltower (WELL) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

Who are Equity Residential's key executives?

Equity Residential's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Equity Residential's major shareholders?

Equity Residential's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (13.04%), BlackRock Inc. (11.23%), BlackRock Inc. (11.23%), APG Asset Management US Inc. (3.93%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.48%) and Cohen & Steers Inc. (1.84%). Company insiders that own Equity Residential stock include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Barry Altshuler, Bruce C Strohm, Christa L Sorenson, David J Neithercut, David S Santee, Gerald A Spector, Ian Kaufman, Linda Bynoe, Mark J Parrell, 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 Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Heitman Real Estate Securities LLC, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., Commonwealth Bank of Australia, PGGM Investments, Morgan Stanley and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Equity Residential company stock in the last year include Alan W George, Alexander Brackenridge, Barry Altshuler, Christa L Sorenson, David J Neithercut, David S Santee, Gerald A Spector, Ian Kaufman, Linda Bynoe, Mark J Parrell, Michael L Manelis, Robert Garechana, Samuel Zell and Scott Fenster. View Insider Buying and Selling for Equity Residential.

Which institutional investors are buying Equity Residential stock?

EQR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Prudential Financial Inc., Invesco Ltd. and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 $85.87.

How big of a company is Equity Residential?

Equity Residential has a market capitalization of $31.85 billion and generates $2.58 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $657.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.25 on an earnings per share basis. Equity Residential employs 2,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Equity Residential.

What is Equity Residential's official website?

The official website for Equity Residential is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Equity Residential (NYSE EQR)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  413 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  793 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,206
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Equity Residential and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EQR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EQR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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