News coverage about At Home (NYSE:HOME) has been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. At Home earned a media sentiment score of 0.44 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the financial services provider an impact score of 42.8584292645768 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the news stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s analysis:
- Head to Head Contrast: At Home (HOME) & Tile Shop (TTS) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Hello Chicago – Groceries From Different Continents Delivered at Home! (bizjournals.com)
- Mariners closer is already one of the game’s best, but he hasn’t felt right at home (thenewstribune.com)
- 15 Deadly Plants You Might Have at Home (msn.com)
- Guilty plea for home intruder who stabbed 3 people and dog but fled after victim fired gun at him (chicagotribune.com)
HOME traded down $0.34 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $33.72. 2,274,230 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 482,560. The company has a quick ratio of 0.09, a current ratio of 0.88 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52. The company has a market cap of $1,978.78, a price-to-earnings ratio of 44.37, a PEG ratio of 1.11 and a beta of 1.80. At Home has a 52-week low of $14.81 and a 52-week high of $35.60.
A number of analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of At Home from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, February 26th. Guggenheim reissued a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price target 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 set an “overweight” rating and a $40.00 price target on the stock. ValuEngine raised shares of At Home from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday. Finally, Buckingham Research assumed coverage on shares of At Home in a report on Friday, February 16th. They set a “buy” rating and a $43.00 price target on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $31.65.
In other At Home news, major shareholder Investors Lp Aea sold 3,731,642 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, April 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $28.73, for a total transaction of $107,210,074.66. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, insider Mary Jane Broussard sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, January 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.00, for a total transaction of $320,000.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 33,417 shares in the company, valued at $1,069,344. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 7,560,227 shares of company stock worth $219,425,844. Insiders own 7.14% of the company’s stock.
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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