At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME) Major Shareholder Clifford Sosin Buys 175,278 Shares

At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME) major shareholder Clifford Sosin acquired 175,278 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 5th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $5.90 per share, for a total transaction of $1,034,140.20. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Large shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Clifford Sosin also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, August 21st, Clifford Sosin bought 206,040 shares of At Home Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $5.86 per share, for a total transaction of $1,207,394.40.
  • On Monday, August 19th, Clifford Sosin bought 397,839 shares of At Home Group stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $5.49 per share, with a total value of $2,184,136.11.
  • On Thursday, August 15th, Clifford Sosin purchased 209,600 shares of At Home Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $4.73 per share, with a total value of $991,408.00.
  • On Tuesday, September 3rd, Clifford Sosin purchased 85,000 shares of At Home Group stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $6.55 per share, for a total transaction of $556,750.00.
  • On Monday, August 26th, Clifford Sosin acquired 43,044 shares of At Home Group stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $5.92 per share, for a total transaction of $254,820.48.

Shares of At Home Group stock traded up $0.60 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $8.56. The company had a trading volume of 5,572,273 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,778,665. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $5.92 and a 200 day simple moving average of $14.43. The stock has a market cap of $463.92 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.57, a PEG ratio of 0.67 and a beta of 1.22. The company has a quick ratio of 0.07, a current ratio of 0.80 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.71. At Home Group Inc has a 12-month low of $4.58 and a 12-month high of $33.97.



At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, September 4th. The financial services provider reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.04. At Home Group had a net margin of 5.12% and a return on equity of 8.62%. The company had revenue of $342.32 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $343.45 million. As a group, analysts expect that At Home Group Inc will post 0.62 EPS for the current year.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. US Bancorp DE raised its position in At Home Group by 178.0% during the 2nd quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 6,598 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $44,000 after buying an additional 4,225 shares during the last quarter. Equitable Trust Co. boosted its holdings in shares of At Home Group by 7.0% in the 2nd quarter. Equitable Trust Co. now owns 66,765 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $445,000 after acquiring an additional 4,340 shares during the last quarter. Swiss National Bank boosted its holdings in shares of At Home Group by 7.0% in the 2nd quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 88,700 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $591,000 after acquiring an additional 5,800 shares during the last quarter. FNY Investment Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in shares of At Home Group in the 2nd quarter valued at $40,000. Finally, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. increased its stake in shares of At Home Group by 47.0% in the second quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 26,135 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $177,000 after acquiring an additional 8,359 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 68.87% of the company’s stock.

HOME has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. TheStreet lowered shares of At Home Group from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 27th. Loop Capital raised their target price on shares of At Home Group to $8.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 7th. Monness Crespi & Hardt reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $10.00 price target (down from $30.00) on shares of At Home Group in a report on Friday, June 7th. Jefferies Financial Group cut their price target on shares of At Home Group from $25.00 to $10.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, June 6th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded At Home Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, June 3rd. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.08.

At Home Group Company Profile

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, mirrors, patio cushions, rugs and wall arts, artificial flowers and trees, bedding and bath products, candles, garden and outdoor décors, holiday accessories, home organization products, pillows, pottery, vases, and window treatments.

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