One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Friday February 19 was Essex Property Trust Inc. (ESS) as the company’s stock climbed 2.53% to $207.15 on volume of 385,137 shares.
The stock opened at $201.96 and saw an intraday low of $201.96 and an intraday high of $208.79. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $5.1199. The stock’s average daily volume of 458,696 and 66.04 million shares outstanding. Essex Property Trust Inc. now has a 50-day SMA is $224.00 and 200-day SMA is $220.67, and it has a 52-week high of $244.71 and a 52-week low of $191.25.
Essex Property Trust Inc is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust, engaged in the ownership, operation, management, acquisition, development and redevelopment of predominantly apartment communities.
Based out of Palo Alto, CA, Essex Property Trust Inc. has 1,725 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $13.68 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is 57.9. Its P/S ratio is 11.17, P/B ratio is 2.23, and P/FCF ratio is -40.1.
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