Essex Property Trust Inc. (NYSE: ESS) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 14770.99. It is in the REIT – Residential industry and sector Financial, with a current P/E of 53.5, a forward P/E of 49.85 and EPS of 4.15. At a stock price of 222.02 (-1.55%) it has a dividend yield of 2.88%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 26.40%, more recently this last year it has grown by 69.20%. The next year growth is going to be about 4.31% and more long-term 11.64% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 56.60%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 23.80% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 8.60%.
For performance, Essex Property Trust Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -1.14%. For the last month performance for Essex Property Trust Inc. is 0.65%. While the last quarter is -1.43% and half year, 7.62%. Finally for the year, performance is 3.55%.
The 52-week high for Essex Property Trust Inc., is at -7.83%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 17.77%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.96% and -0.12% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.79%, and for the month it is 1.84%. Essex Property Trust Inc., has a target price of 242.39.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.92, and for total debt/equity Essex Property Trust Inc. has 0.92. The gross margin is 69.90%, while operating margin is 29.90%, the profit margin is 21.70%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.
Insider ownership is at 0.40%, with instituitional ownership at 98.80%. Essex Property Trust Inc. has a payout ratio of 146.10%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 66.53. The shares float is 64.68, with the float short at 2.52%, with short ratio coming to 4.04.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Essex Property Trust Inc., get 2.30%, with its returns on investment at 3.10%. Return on equity is 4.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 242.39, reached soon?
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