Don't Miss These Facts About Equity Residential

Large-cap Real Estate company Equity Residential has moved -1.5% so far today on a volume of 386,925, compared to its average of 2,332,852. In contrast, the S&P 500 index moved -1.0%.

Equity Residential trades -13.39% away from its average analyst target price of $67.81 per share. The 21 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $58.0 to $95.0, and on average have given Equity Residential a rating of hold.

If you are considering an investment in EQR, you'll want to know the following:

  • Equity Residential's current price is 40.2% above its Graham number of $41.89, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Equity Residential has moved -34.3% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of -8.9%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 1.99, Equity Residential has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 29.5 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • EQR has a forward P/E ratio of 34.5 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $1.7 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 2.42 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Equity Residential is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 2.0 compared to its sector average of 2.24

  • Equity Residential is committed to creating communities where people thrive.

  • Based in Chicago, the company has 2,400 full time employees and a market cap of $23,203,106,816. Equity Residential currently returns an annual dividend yield of 4.2%.

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