At Home Group’s (HOME) Buy Rating Reiterated at Guggenheim

Guggenheim reissued their buy rating on shares of At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) in a research note released on Thursday. The firm currently has a $35.00 price objective on the financial services provider’s stock.

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. KeyCorp restated a buy rating on shares of At Home Group in a research note on Thursday. Jefferies Group restated a buy rating and issued a $35.00 price target (up previously from $30.00) on shares of At Home Group in a research note on Thursday, November 30th. Zacks Investment Research cut At Home Group from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. BidaskClub cut At Home Group from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Finally, SunTrust Banks reiterated a buy rating on shares of At Home Group in a research report on Monday, September 18th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $27.94.

At Home Group (NYSE HOME) traded down $1.34 on Thursday, reaching $30.29. The company had a trading volume of 578,842 shares, compared to its average volume of 575,413. At Home Group has a twelve month low of $13.58 and a twelve month high of $31.75. The company has a current ratio of 0.85, a quick ratio of 0.06 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56. The company has a market cap of $1,830.00 and a PE ratio of 50.48.

At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) last posted its quarterly earnings results 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. At Home Group had a return on equity of 7.53% and a net margin of 4.18%. The business had revenue of $213.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $201.29 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.03 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 24.8% on a year-over-year basis. analysts predict that At Home Group will post 0.79 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, CEO Lewis L. Bird III sold 79,764 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.50, for a total value of $2,193,510.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 52,882 shares in the company, valued at $1,454,255. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Aea Management (Cayman) Ltd sold 3,109,701 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.50, for a total value of $76,187,674.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 6,002,060 shares of company stock worth $145,361,967 in the last quarter. Company insiders own 7.14% of the company’s stock.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of HOME. D.A. Davidson & CO. bought a new position in shares of At Home Group in the second quarter worth $235,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP bought a new position in shares of At Home Group in the third quarter worth $245,000. Renaissance Technologies LLC bought a new position in shares of At Home Group in the first quarter worth $252,000. Citadel Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of At Home Group in the third quarter worth $254,000. Finally, Neuberger Berman Group LLC bought a new position in shares of At Home Group in the second quarter worth $293,000. Institutional investors own 24.72% of the company’s stock.

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