American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) Director B Wayne Et Al Hughes acquired 802,745 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 7th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $21.30 per share, with a total value of $17,098,468.50. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

B Wayne Et Al Hughes also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, December 5th, B Wayne Et Al Hughes acquired 469,000 shares of American Homes 4 Rent stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $21.30 per share, with a total value of $9,989,700.00.
  • On Thursday, November 9th, B Wayne Et Al Hughes acquired 292,977 shares of American Homes 4 Rent stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $21.86 per share, with a total value of $6,404,477.22.
  • On Tuesday, November 7th, B Wayne Et Al Hughes acquired 101,678 shares of American Homes 4 Rent stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $21.87 per share, with a total value of $2,223,697.86.
  • On Thursday, September 14th, B Wayne Et Al Hughes acquired 1,372,200 shares of American Homes 4 Rent stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $21.84 per share, with a total value of $29,968,848.00.

American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE AMH) traded up $0.11 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $21.42. 844,688 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,022,454. American Homes 4 Rent has a 52 week low of $19.62 and a 52 week high of $23.98. The company has a quick ratio of 1.51, a current ratio of 1.51 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40. The company has a market cap of $6,113.25, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.70, a P/E/G ratio of 1.80 and a beta of 0.68.

American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.25. American Homes 4 Rent had a net margin of 6.56% and a return on equity of 1.15%. The company had revenue of $246.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $247.96 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.24 EPS. The firm’s revenue was up 4.5% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts predict that American Homes 4 Rent will post 1.03 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 5th. Investors of record on Tuesday, January 2nd will be issued a dividend of $0.05 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 29th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.93%. American Homes 4 Rent’s dividend payout ratio is currently -2,000.00%.

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on AMH shares. BidaskClub lowered shares of American Homes 4 Rent from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of American Homes 4 Rent from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 15th. FBR & Co reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $26.00 price target on shares of American Homes 4 Rent in a report on Friday, September 29th. BTIG Research initiated coverage on shares of American Homes 4 Rent in a report on Monday, October 9th. They set a “buy” rating and a $26.00 price target for the company. Finally, Citigroup initiated coverage on shares of American Homes 4 Rent in a report on Friday, October 20th. They set a “buy” rating and a $25.00 price target for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $25.13.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of AMH. AXA increased its position in American Homes 4 Rent by 8.9% during the 3rd quarter. AXA now owns 1,024,817 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $22,249,000 after purchasing an additional 83,814 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC increased its position in American Homes 4 Rent by 22.2% during the 3rd quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 711,190 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $15,440,000 after purchasing an additional 129,374 shares during the period. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC increased its position in American Homes 4 Rent by 24.0% during the 3rd quarter. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC now owns 27,294 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $593,000 after purchasing an additional 5,274 shares during the period. Jane Street Group LLC purchased a new position in American Homes 4 Rent during the 3rd quarter valued at $1,101,000. Finally, Alyeska Investment Group L.P. purchased a new position in American Homes 4 Rent during the 3rd quarter valued at $2,171,000. Institutional investors own 88.22% of the company’s stock.

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American Homes 4 Rent Company Profile

American Homes 4 Rent is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on acquiring, renovating, leasing and operating single-family homes as rental properties. The Company’s primary objective is to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns for its shareholders through dividends and capital appreciation by acquiring, renovating, leasing and operating single-family homes as rental properties.

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