At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) had its target price boosted by Morgan Stanley from $12.00 to $18.00 in a research report released on Monday morning, The Fly reports. Morgan Stanley currently has an equal weight rating on the financial services provider’s stock.

A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on HOME. Monness Crespi & Hardt raised At Home Group from a neutral rating to a buy rating and set a $20.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, September 8th. ValuEngine raised At Home Group from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 1st. BofA Securities raised At Home Group from an underperform rating to a buy rating and boosted their price target for the stock from $5.00 to $16.50 in a research report on Friday, July 31st. Zacks Investment Research cut At Home Group from a hold rating to a sell rating and set a $5.00 price target for the company. in a research report on Thursday, May 21st. Finally, Loop Capital boosted their price target on At Home Group from $14.00 to $21.00 and gave the stock a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 2nd. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $12.88.

HOME opened at $15.03 on Monday. The stock has a market cap of $965.98 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -1.89, a PEG ratio of 0.23 and a beta of 2.92. At Home Group has a 1 year low of $1.20 and a 1 year high of $23.92. The company has a current ratio of 1.21, a quick ratio of 0.19 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.91. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $16.06 and a 200 day moving average price of $7.30.

At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, September 1st. The financial services provider reported $1.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.31 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $515.24 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $515.00 million. At Home Group had a positive return on equity of 14.74% and a negative net margin of 35.75%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 50.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.18 earnings per share. As a group, sell-side analysts forecast that At Home Group will post 1.65 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, COO Peter Sg Corsa sold 35,019 shares of At Home Group stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.00, for a total value of $700,380.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, insider Norman E. Mcleod sold 192,436 shares of At Home Group stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.00, for a total value of $4,233,592.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 283,332 shares of company stock worth $6,136,912 over the last quarter. 6.30% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. CAS Investment Partners LLC increased its stake in At Home Group by 18.4% during the first quarter. CAS Investment Partners LLC now owns 10,433,735 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $21,076,000 after acquiring an additional 1,618,415 shares during the period. Prentice Capital Management LP increased its stake in At Home Group by 60.1% during the first quarter. Prentice Capital Management LP now owns 6,277,393 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $12,680,000 after acquiring an additional 2,355,729 shares during the period. Senvest Management LLC bought a new position in At Home Group during the first quarter valued at about $3,277,000. Leonard Green & Partners L.P. bought a new position in At Home Group during the second quarter valued at about $9,530,000. Finally, State Street Corp increased its stake in At Home Group by 43.8% during the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,361,569 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $2,750,000 after acquiring an additional 414,769 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 78.44% of the company’s stock.

At Home Group Company Profile

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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