At Home Group Inc. [NYSE: HOME] jumped around 6.41 points on Thursday, while shares priced at $37.70 at the close of the session, up 20.49%. The company report on May 7, 2021 that SHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Brodsky & Smith Announces an Investigation of At Home Group Inc. (NYSE – HOME).
Law office of Brodsky & Smith announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of At Home Group Inc. (“At Home Group” or the “Company”) (NYSE:HOME) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of federal and state law in connection with the agreement to be acquired by Hellman & Friedman (“H&F”). Under the terms of the agreement, At Home Group shareholders will receive only $36.00 in cash for each At Home Group share they own.
The investigation concerns whether the At Home Group Board breached its fiduciary duties to shareholders by failing to conduct a fair process and whether H&F is paying too little for the Company.
At Home Group Inc. stock is now 143.86% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. HOME Stock saw the intraday high of $37.75 and lowest of $34.56 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 34.76, which means current price is +147.54% above from all time high which was touched on 05/06/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 1.66M shares, HOME reached a trading volume of 12669096 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about At Home Group Inc. [HOME]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for HOME shares is $34.22 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on HOME stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Monness Crespi & Hardt have made an estimate for At Home Group Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 14, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on October 12, 2020, representing the official price target for At Home Group Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $18, while Wolfe Research analysts kept a Outperform rating on HOME stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for At Home Group Inc. is set at 2.03, with the Price to Sales ratio for HOME stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.52. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 5.05, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.80. Price to Free Cash Flow for HOME in the course of the last twelve months was 7.54 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.40.
How has HOME stock performed recently?
At Home Group Inc. [HOME] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 11.47. With this latest performance, HOME shares gained by 44.06% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 125.34% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 1605.88% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for HOME stock in for the last two-week period is set at 70.16, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 75.00, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 66.81 for At Home Group Inc. [HOME]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 29.05, while it was recorded at 32.63 for the last single week of trading, and 20.79 for the last 200 days.
At Home Group Inc. [HOME]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and At Home Group Inc. [HOME] shares currently have an operating margin of +15.18 and a Gross Margin at +34.13. At Home Group Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -8.62.
Return on Total Capital for HOME is now 11.36, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -7.04. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -27.40, with Return on Assets sitting at -5.11. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, At Home Group Inc. [HOME] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 353.83. Additionally, HOME Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 77.97, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 59.88. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 336.65, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 74.18.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, At Home Group Inc. [HOME] managed to generate an average of -$19,466 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 156.33 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.59.At Home Group Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.40 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
Earnings analysis for At Home Group Inc. [HOME]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, At Home Group Inc. posted -0.61/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.42/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -45.20%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for HOME. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for At Home Group Inc. go to 38.80%.
Insider trade positions for At Home Group Inc. [HOME]
There are presently around $1,910 million, or 98.10% of HOME stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of HOME stocks are: CAS INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC with ownership of 10,433,735, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 0.60% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 5,127,186 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $160.43 million in HOME stocks shares; and NORTH PEAK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC, currently with $137.17 million in HOME stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in At Home Group Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of June and at the time of the June reporting period, where 107 institutional holders increased their position in At Home Group Inc. [NYSE:HOME] by around 18,463,600 shares. Additionally, 78 investors decreased positions by around 10,568,965 shares, while 13 investors held positions by with 32,003,622 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 61,036,187 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. HOME stock had 52 new institutional investments in for a total of 11,404,395 shares, while 29 institutional investors sold positions of 5,860,254 shares during the same period.