At Home Group (HOME) Hits New 1-Year Low at $21.01
At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME)’s share price reached a new 52-week low during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $21.01 and last traded at $22.13, with a volume of 227610 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $27.81.
Several equities analysts have recently commented on HOME shares. Zacks Investment Research raised At Home Group from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $30.00 target price for the company in a report on Wednesday, October 31st. Buckingham Research reduced their price objective on At Home Group from $43.00 to $37.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, November 14th. Goldman Sachs Group upgraded At Home Group from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and reduced their price objective for the stock from $41.00 to $39.00 in a research report on Monday, October 1st. Jefferies Financial Group set a $47.00 price objective on At Home Group and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 30th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $42.00 price objective on shares of At Home Group in a research report on Thursday, August 30th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. At Home Group has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $38.60.
The company has a quick ratio of 0.08, a current ratio of 0.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.48. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.51 billion, a PE ratio of 26.86, a P/E/G ratio of 1.34 and a beta of 1.44.
In other At Home Group news, insider Norman E. Mcleod sold 2,592 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.18, for a total value of $86,002.56. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Director Philip L. Francis bought 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 24th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $26.50 per share, with a total value of $265,000.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 4,597,008 shares of company stock valued at $152,207,453. Insiders own 7.25% of the company’s stock.
A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its position in At Home Group by 85.2% in the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 3,644,307 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $114,905,000 after purchasing an additional 1,676,694 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. lifted its position in At Home Group by 50.8% in the third quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,602,401 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $82,053,000 after purchasing an additional 876,101 shares during the period. Victory Capital Management Inc. lifted its position in At Home Group by 35.8% in the third quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 2,321,931 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $73,211,000 after purchasing an additional 612,710 shares during the period. FMR LLC lifted its position in At Home Group by 21,066.0% in the third quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,222,425 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $70,074,000 after purchasing an additional 2,211,925 shares during the period. Finally, Eagle Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in At Home Group in the third quarter worth approximately $48,414,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 80.80% of the company’s stock.
At Home Group Company Profile (NYSE:HOME)
At Home Group Inc operates home decor superstores in the United States. The company's stores offer approximately 50,000 items, such as accent furniture, mirrors, patio cushions, rugs and wall arts, artificial flowers and trees, bedding and bath products, candles, garden and outdoor décors, holiday accessories, home organization products, pillows, pottery, vases, and window treatments.
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