Shares of At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME) gapped up before the market opened on Tuesday . The stock had previously closed at $5.46, but opened at $5.64. At Home Group shares last traded at $5.84, with a volume of 1,804,427 shares changing hands.

A number of brokerages have recently commented on HOME. William Blair cut At Home Group from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research report on Thursday, December 5th. ValuEngine lowered At Home Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 18th. KeyCorp lowered their price objective on At Home Group from $14.00 to $10.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, December 5th. Wells Fargo & Co reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $6.00 target price on shares of At Home Group in a report on Wednesday, January 8th. Finally, Buckingham Research reissued an “underperform” rating and issued a $4.75 target price (down from $6.00) on shares of At Home Group in a report on Friday, December 6th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $10.88.

The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $5.98 and its 200-day moving average price is $7.27. The stock has a market cap of $372.46 million, a P/E ratio of 8.09, a P/E/G ratio of 0.72 and a beta of 1.09. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82, a current ratio of 0.82 and a quick ratio of 0.07.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Quadrant Capital Group LLC bought a new position in At Home Group in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $33,000. US Bancorp DE increased its holdings in shares of At Home Group by 178.0% in the 2nd quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 6,598 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $44,000 after purchasing an additional 4,225 shares in the last quarter. Equitable Trust Co. increased its holdings in shares of At Home Group by 7.0% in the 2nd quarter. Equitable Trust Co. now owns 66,765 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $445,000 after purchasing an additional 4,340 shares in the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers raised its stake in shares of At Home Group by 10.0% in the third quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 72,972 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $702,000 after purchasing an additional 6,653 shares during the last quarter. Finally, California Public Employees Retirement System raised its stake in shares of At Home Group by 13.2% in the third quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 69,600 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $670,000 after purchasing an additional 8,100 shares during the last quarter. 80.63% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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 d├ęcors, holiday accessories, home organization products, pillows, pottery, vases, and window treatments.

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