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Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS)

Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) closed at $207.48 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.55%, whereas, it previously closed at $204.31. The company has a market capitalization of $13.85 Billion. The company traded shares of 437170 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 420.01 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) produced diluted EPS of 9.5. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 4.07 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.07. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 12.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 4.07% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 7.9% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 26.4%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) is at 21.84 while the forward p/e is at 50.95. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) stands at 9.2 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 2.2. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 43.04. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) stands at 4.8, 10.1 and 0 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) is reported at 1.51 Billion with income of 627.6 Million. The outstanding shares of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) are 65.41 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 98.6 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.63 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) is ticked at 2.11%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 244.94. The 52 week high of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) is placed at 334.17 and 52 week low is standing at 175.81.

Performance wise the shares of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) fell down -4.12% for the week, it also fell -2.6% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -10.67%. The shares increase 10.36% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESS) shrinked -36.19% for the yearly performance.

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