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Essex Property Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

-5.78 (-2.81 %)
(As of 09/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $199.60
50-Day Range
MA: $215.64
52-Week Range
Now: $199.60
Volume330,372 shs
Average Volume505,331 shs
Market Capitalization$13.02 billion
P/E Ratio20.99
Dividend Yield4.00%
Essex Property Trust, Inc., an S&P 500 company, is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) that acquires, develops, redevelops, and manages multifamily residential properties in selected West Coast markets. Essex currently has ownership interests in 245 apartment communities with an additional 6 properties in various stages of active development.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.1Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.59 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.46 billion
Cash Flow$12.22 per share
Book Value$96.90 per share


Net Income$439.29 million


Market Cap$13.02 billion
Next Earnings Date10/28/2020 (Estimated)
-5.78 (-2.81 %)
(As of 09/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Essex Property Trust (NYSE:ESS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Essex Property Trust's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Essex Property Trust's stock was trading at $277.54 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ESS stock has decreased by 28.1% and is now trading at $199.60.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Essex Property Trust?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Essex Property Trust in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Essex Property Trust's next earnings date?

Essex Property Trust is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 28th 2020.
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How were Essex Property Trust's earnings last quarter?

Essex Property Trust Inc (NYSE:ESS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.30 by $2.01. Essex Property Trust had a return on equity of 9.81% and a net margin of 41.70%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $3.33 earnings per share.
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How often does Essex Property Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Essex Property Trust?

Essex Property Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 2nd. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 30th will be given a dividend of $2.0775 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $8.31 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.16%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 29th.
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What price target have analysts set for ESS?

16 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Essex Property Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $210.00 to $355.00. On average, they anticipate Essex Property Trust's stock price to reach $282.31 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.4% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Essex Property Trust?

Essex Property Trust saw a decrease in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,010,000 shares, a decrease of 14.4% from the August 31st total of 1,180,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 419,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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Who are some of Essex Property Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Essex Property Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Essex Property Trust investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Realty Income (O), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), 3M (MMM), Simon Property Group (SPG), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Essex Property Trust's key executives?

Essex Property Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael J. Schall CPA, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Ms. Angela L. Kleiman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. John D. Eudy, Exec. VP of Devel. & Co-Chief Investment Officer (Age 64)
  • Mr. Craig K. Zimmerman, Exec. VP of Acquisitions & Co-Chief Investment Officer (Age 68)
  • Mr. John F. Burkart, Sr. EVP of Asset Management (Age 55)

What is Essex Property Trust's stock symbol?

Essex Property Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ESS."

How do I buy shares of Essex Property Trust?

Shares of ESS 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 Essex Property Trust's stock price today?

One share of ESS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $199.60.

How big of a company is Essex Property Trust?

Essex Property Trust has a market capitalization of $13.02 billion and generates $1.46 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $439.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $13.38 on an earnings per share basis. Essex Property Trust employs 1,822 workers across the globe.

What is Essex Property Trust's official website?

The official website for Essex Property Trust is www.essexapartmenthomes.com.

How can I contact Essex Property Trust?

Essex Property Trust's mailing address is 1100 PARK PLACE SUITE 200, SAN MATEO CA, 94403. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 650-655-7800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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