At Home Group (NYSE: HOME) released its quarterly results on Wednesday. The financial services provider reported earnings per share of $ 0.87 for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $ 0.60 by $ 0.27, Briefing.com reports. At Home Group had a negative net margin of 8.62% and a positive return on equity of 46.94%. The company posted revenue of $ 537.10 million for the quarter, compared to a consensus estimate of $ 466.74 million. During the same period last year, the company posted ($ 0.61) EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue increased 183.0% compared to the same quarter last year.
NYSE HOME shares traded up $ 0.16 in Wednesday’s session, reaching $ 36.85. The stock had a trading volume of 30,809 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,956,788. The company’s fifty-day moving average price is $ 31.98. The company has a quick ratio of 0.43, a current ratio of 1.35 and a debt ratio of 0.65. The company has a market cap of $ 2.41 billion, a P / E ratio of -15.16, a PEG ratio of 0.63, and a beta of 2.54. At Home Group has a 12-month low of $ 4.90 and a 12-month high of $ 38.06.
Separately, insider Chad C. Stauffer sold 26,927 shares of the company in a trade dated Friday, March 12. The shares were sold at an average price of $ 30.00, for a total value of $ 807,810.00. As a result of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 44,239 shares of the company, valued at approximately $ 1,327,170. The sale was disclosed in a legal file with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. In addition, chief marketing officer Ashley F. Sheetz sold 13,656 shares of the company in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 10. The stock was sold for an average price of $ 29, for a total trade of $ 396,024.00. Insiders have sold a total of 106,573 shares of the company valued at $ 3,224,508 in the past three months. 5.90% of the shares are held by insiders.
A number of research companies have recently weighed in on HOME. Craig Hallum reaffirmed a “conservation” rating and issued a price target of $ 36.00 on At Home Group shares in a research note on Thursday, May 13. Compass Point reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on At Home Group shares in a research note on Monday, May 17. Monness Crespi & Hardt reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on At Home Group shares in a research note on Monday, May 17th. Wells Fargo & Company raised its target price on At Home Group shares from $ 30.00 to $ 37.00 in a research report on Thursday, May 6. Finally, Morgan Stanley raised its price target for At Home Group shares from $ 23.00 to $ 30.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report released on Friday. March 26. Eight analysts rated the stock with a conservation rating and two gave the company’s stock a buy rating. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $ 24.83.
At Home Group Company Profile
At Home Group Inc operates interior design hypermarkets in the United States. The company’s stores carry home furnishings including accent furniture, furniture, mirrors, patio cushions, rugs and wall art; and accent decorations, such as artificial flowers and trees, bathroom, bedding, candles, garden and outdoor decorations, vacation accessories, home organization, pillows , pottery, vases and window treatments.
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