At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME) – Jefferies Group lifted their Q1 2019 EPS estimates for At Home Group in a research report issued on Friday, Zacks Investment Research reports. Jefferies Group analyst D. Binder now anticipates that the financial services provider will earn $0.32 per share for the quarter, up from their previous forecast of $0.27. Jefferies Group currently has a “Buy” rating and a $35.00 target price on the stock. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for At Home Group’s Q2 2019 earnings at $0.34 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.11 EPS and Q4 2019 earnings at $0.49 EPS.
At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 29th. The financial services provider reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $213.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $201.29 million. At Home Group had a return on equity of 7.53% and a net margin of 4.18%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 24.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.03 earnings per share.
A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on HOME. Zacks Investment Research downgraded At Home Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 9th. Guggenheim reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price objective on shares of At Home Group in a report on Thursday, December 21st. BidaskClub downgraded At Home Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, October 12th. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of At Home Group in a report on Thursday, December 21st. Finally, Barclays started coverage on At Home Group in a report on Thursday, January 25th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $40.00 target price on the stock. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, six have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $30.61.
Shares of At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) opened at $31.40 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56, a quick ratio of 0.06 and a current ratio of 0.85. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,918.22 and a P/E ratio of 46.59. At Home Group has a 1-year low of $13.97 and a 1-year high of $34.01.
Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Syntal Capital Partners LLC bought a new stake in shares of At Home Group during the 4th quarter valued at $273,000. D.A. Davidson & CO. bought a new stake in shares of At Home Group during the 2nd quarter valued at $235,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP bought a new stake in shares of At Home Group in the 3rd quarter valued at $245,000. Citadel Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of At Home Group in the 3rd quarter valued at $254,000. Finally, Neuberger Berman Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of At Home Group in the 2nd quarter valued at $293,000. Institutional investors own 24.72% of the company’s stock.
In other At Home Group news, CEO Lewis L. Bird III sold 79,764 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.50, for a total transaction of $2,193,510.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 52,882 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,454,255. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, major shareholder Aea Management (Cayman) Ltd sold 3,109,701 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.50, for a total transaction of $76,187,674.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 6,439,046 shares of company stock worth $159,525,332. Company insiders own 7.14% of the company’s stock.
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At Home Group Company Profile
At Home Group, Inc is a home decor superstore. The Company is focused on providing a range of assortment of products for any room, in any style, for any budget. As of July 30, 2016, the Company offered over 50,000 stock keeping units (SKUs) throughout its stores. As of July 30, 2016, the Company’s store base is consisted of 115 format stores across 29 states and 65 markets, averaging approximately 120,000 square feet per store.
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