Pulling Back the Curtain on Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS)'s Returns

Wednesday, 15 Nov, 2017

ESS's SI was 1.77M shares in November as released by FINRA. Its down 10.26% from 21.89M shares previously.

Endo International Plc Ord (NASDAQ:ENDP) had a decrease of 10.26% in short interest.

Aperio Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Essex Property Trust, Inc. About 167,866 shares traded. Alps Advisors Inc. now owns 5,598 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $1,440,000 after acquiring an additional 30 shares in the last quarter. It has underperformed by 1.69% the S&P500. 20,916 were reported by British Columbia Management Corp. The California-based Light Street Capital Management Llc has invested 3.89% in the stock. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 1,575 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $405,000 after acquiring an additional 4 shares in the last quarter. Ubs Asset Management Americas invested in 286,587 shares or 0% of the stock.

About 497,137 shares traded. It is down 19.57% since November 14, 2016 and is downtrending.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.04, from 0.05 in 2017Q1. The total value of its holdings increased 11.8%. 1St invested in 0.15% or 5,098 shares. First Trust Advisors LP's holdings in Essex Property Trust were worth $7,536,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. It also reduced its holding in Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC) by 642,910 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 638,210 shares, and cut its stake in Senior Hsg Pptys Tr (NYSE:SNH). Boston reported 362,126 shares. Bennicas Assocs reported 8,296 shares or 1.91% of all its holdings. Assetmark Incorporated holds 0.14% or 42,116 shares. Cbre Clarion Securities Ltd Llc reported 4,661 shares. Laurion Cap Mngmt Limited Partnership holds 0% or 1,000 shares. (NYSE:ESS) is 6.377297. The Return on Invested Capital is a ratio that determines whether a company is profitable or not. It also upped Hdfc Bank Ltd (NYSE:HDB) stake by 97,637 shares and now owns 1.79 million shares. Fca Corporation Tx, a Texas-based fund reported 900 shares. Essex Property Trust presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $242.07. Therefore 38% are positive.

Drilling down into some additional metrics, we note that Essex Property Trust, Inc. Royal Bank Of Canada restated an "outperform" rating and issued a $276.00 price objective (up from $267.00) on shares of Essex Property Trust in a report on Sunday, August 13th. The stock of Essex Property Trust Inc (NYSE:ESS) earned "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday, February 9. Eleven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on shares of Essex Property Trust from $260.00 to $267.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a report on Wednesday, August 16th. The company was initiated on Thursday, August 25 by BTIG Research.

The Return on Invested Capital (aka ROIC) for Essex Property Trust, Inc. The rating was initiated by JMP Securities with "Market Outperform" on Thursday, September 17. The original version of this piece of content can be read at markets/1894463/ameriprise-financial-inc-has-80217000-stake-in-essex-property-trust-inc-ess.html. RBC Capital Markets maintained Essex Property Trust Inc (NYSE:ESS) on Thursday, November 9 with "Buy" rating. If the number is at zero (0) then there is no evidence of fraudulent book cooking, whereas a number of 6 indicates a high likelihood of fraudulent activity. Also, CEO Michael J. Schall sold 333 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 10th. Taylor Stephen M sold $3.08 million worth of stock. On Monday, June 12 EUDY JOHN D sold $43,921 worth of Essex Property Trust Inc (NYSE:ESS) or 167 shares. ZIMMERMAN CRAIG K sold $43,921 worth of stock or 167 shares. The C-Score of Essex Property Trust, Inc. Essex Property Trust Inc. has a 1-year low of $191.25 and a 1-year high of $244.71. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System who had been investing in Essex Ppty Tr Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $16.92B market cap company. The Firm is engaged primarily in the ownership, operation, management, acquisition, development and redevelopment of predominantly apartment communities, located along the West Coast. The P/E ratio is one of the most common ratios used for figuring out whether a company is overvalued or undervalued. Its segments include Southern California, Northern California, Seattle Metro and Other real estate assets.

Argent Capital Management Llc increased Franklin Financial Network Inc stake by 50,741 shares to 78,976 valued at $3.26 million in 2017Q2.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.09 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.30, from 0.87 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 22 investors sold ESS shares while 131 reduced holdings. 2 funds opened positions while 1 raised stakes. Tygh Cap Mgmt Inc reported 87,916 shares stake. Barclays Public Limited Company has 872 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Zevenbergen Capital Investments Llc has 4.38% invested in the company for 401,537 shares. (NYSE:ECL). Zevin Asset Ltd holds 36,202 shares. Garrison Bradford & Assoc reported 0.44% of its portfolio in Ecolab Inc. Thomson Horstmann And Bryant Inc stated it has 150,488 shares.

Dynamo Internacional Gestao De Recursos Ltda. holds 4.98% of its portfolio in Mercadolibre Inc for 138,396 shares. Us Bancorp De owns 21,999 shares. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. now owns 240,093 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $61,769,000 after buying an additional 9,300 shares during the last quarter.