Private Capital Management LLC boosted its position in At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME) by 1.6% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,095,933 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 16,960 shares during the quarter. At Home Group comprises about 14.5% of Private Capital Management LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 14th biggest holding. Private Capital Management LLC’s holdings in At Home Group were worth $19,573,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in HOME. William Blair Investment Management LLC lifted its position in shares of At Home Group by 25.1% during the 1st quarter. William Blair Investment Management LLC now owns 519,816 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $9,284,000 after acquiring an additional 104,177 shares during the period. Blueshift Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of At Home Group during the 4th quarter valued at $690,000. Millennium Management LLC lifted its position in shares of At Home Group by 24.5% during the 4th quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 1,263,786 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $23,582,000 after acquiring an additional 249,039 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp lifted its position in shares of At Home Group by 2.7% during the 4th quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 523,911 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $9,777,000 after acquiring an additional 13,836 shares during the period. Finally, Pier Capital LLC lifted its position in shares of At Home Group by 6.6% during the 1st quarter. Pier Capital LLC now owns 317,425 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $5,669,000 after acquiring an additional 19,558 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 89.14% of the company’s stock.
Shares of At Home Group stock traded down $0.30 during trading on Friday, reaching $7.91. 44,626 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 5,532,116. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.67, a quick ratio of 0.06 and a current ratio of 0.82. At Home Group Inc has a 1-year low of $7.44 and a 1-year high of $40.97. The stock has a market capitalization of $498.24 million, a P/E ratio of 10.82, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.75 and a beta of 2.47.
At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June 6th. The financial services provider reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.02 by $0.01. At Home Group had a return on equity of 6.17% and a net margin of 3.66%. The company had revenue of $306.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $305.43 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.31 EPS. At Home Group’s revenue was up 19.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, research analysts forecast that At Home Group Inc will post 0.59 earnings per share for the current year.
HOME has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Wells Fargo & Co reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 target price on shares of At Home Group in a research report on Friday, March 15th. Monness Crespi & Hardt reissued a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price target (down previously from $30.00) on shares of At Home Group in a report on Friday, June 7th. Zacks Investment Research raised At Home Group from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 20th. Loop Capital boosted their price target on At Home Group to $8.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 7th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group lowered their price target on At Home Group from $25.00 to $10.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, June 6th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. At Home Group has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $17.67.
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About At Home Group
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 décors, holiday accessories, home organization products, pillows, pottery, vases, and window treatments.
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