At Home (NYSE:HOME) reached a new 52-week high and low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $34.53 and last traded at $34.06, with a volume of 1816103 shares. The stock had previously closed at $32.68.
A number of equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine raised shares of At Home from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, April 2nd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of At Home from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 21st. KeyCorp reissued a “buy” rating on shares of At Home in a report on Thursday, December 21st. Barclays assumed coverage on shares of At Home in a report on Thursday, January 25th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $40.00 price objective for the company. Finally, Guggenheim reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $35.00 price objective on shares of At Home in a report on Thursday, December 21st. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $31.65.
The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52, a quick ratio of 0.09 and a current ratio of 0.88. The stock has a market cap of $2,062.33, a P/E ratio of 44.37, a PEG ratio of 1.16 and a beta of 1.80.
In other news, CFO Judd T. Nystrom sold 84,854 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.99, for a total transaction of $2,884,187.46. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 124,854 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $4,243,787.46. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, COO Peter Sg Corsa sold 9,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.00, for a total transaction of $297,000.00. Following the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 9,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $297,000. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 7,560,227 shares of company stock worth $219,425,844 in the last ninety days. 7.14% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of HOME. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its position in shares of At Home by 182.4% during the fourth quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 5,745 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $175,000 after purchasing an additional 3,711 shares in the last quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP acquired a new stake in shares of At Home during the fourth quarter worth about $213,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP acquired a new stake in shares of At Home during the third quarter worth about $245,000. Citadel Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of At Home during the third quarter worth about $254,000. Finally, Syntal Capital Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of At Home during the fourth quarter worth about $273,000. 32.79% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
About At 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, frames, pottery, bar stools, garden décor, rugs and mats, bedding and bath products, Halloween decorations, sculptures, beds and mattresses, harvest decorations, silk flowers, candles, home organization products, sofas, chairs, kitchenware, stands, Christmas decorations, lamps, storage products, consumables, mirrors, tables, Easter decorations, patio products, vases, floor plants and trees, pet items, wall arts, food preparation items, pillows and cushions, and window treatments.
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