Insider Buying: At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME) COO Purchases $50,248.98 in Stock

At Home Group Inc (NYSE:HOME) COO Peter Sg Corsa acquired 6,393 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 9th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $7.86 per share, for a total transaction of $50,248.98. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Shares of NYSE HOME opened at $8.95 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.71, a quick ratio of 0.07 and a current ratio of 0.80. At Home Group Inc has a 52 week low of $4.58 and a 52 week high of $33.97. The stock has a market capitalization of $548.51 million, a P/E ratio of 12.09, a PEG ratio of 0.72 and a beta of 1.23. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $6.00 and its 200 day moving average is $14.35.

At Home Group (NYSE:HOME) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, September 4th. The financial services provider reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.04. At Home Group had a return on equity of 8.62% and a net margin of 5.12%. The company had revenue of $342.32 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $343.45 million. Equities research analysts forecast that At Home Group Inc will post 0.67 earnings per share for the current year.



Several research analysts have weighed in on HOME shares. ValuEngine cut At Home Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, June 3rd. Bank of America set a $6.00 price objective on At Home Group and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 5th. Loop Capital increased their price objective on At Home Group to $8.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, June 7th. Gordon Haskett upgraded At Home Group from a “hold” rating to an “accumulate” rating in a research report on Friday, June 7th. Finally, TheStreet cut At Home Group from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 27th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. At Home Group presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $15.58.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Fox Run Management L.L.C. bought a new position in shares of At Home Group in the second quarter worth $241,000. William Blair Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in At Home Group by 25.1% in the first quarter. William Blair Investment Management LLC now owns 519,816 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $9,284,000 after buying an additional 104,177 shares in the last quarter. FNY Investment Advisers LLC acquired a new stake in At Home Group in the second quarter valued at about $40,000. First Trust Advisors LP acquired a new stake in At Home Group in the second quarter valued at about $501,000. Finally, TIG Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in At Home Group in the second quarter valued at about $4,129,000. Institutional investors own 68.87% of the company’s stock.

About At Home Group

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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