Essex Property Trust Inc. (ESS)

298.00
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 299.98
Day Low/High 297.25 / 300.61
52 Wk Low/High 227.05 / 305.23
Avg Volume 271.50K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 65.72M
Market Cap 19.71B
EPS 5.90
P/E Ratio 47.32
Div & Yield 7.80 (2.49%)
Essex Property Reaches New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property Reaches New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property (NYSE:ESS) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $137.88, above its previous 52-week high of $137.40 with 257,480 shares traded as of 3:52 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 292,100 shares over the past 30 days.

Essex Property Reaches New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property Reaches New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property (NYSE:ESS) hit a new 52-week high Monday as it is currently trading at $129.21, above its previous 52-week high of $129.14 with 3,214 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 303,600 shares over the past 30 days.

Essex Property Stock Hits New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property Stock Hits New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property (NYSE:ESS) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $126.41, above its previous 52-week high of $126.36 with 699,243 shares traded as of 3:47 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 300,500 shares over the past 30 days.

Essex Property Stock Hits New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property Stock Hits New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property (NYSE:ESS) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it changed hands at $124.12 compared with its previous 52-week high of $124.07. Essex Property is currently trading at $124.10 with 65,415 shares changing hands as of 1:15 p.m.

Essex Property Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (ESS)

Essex Property Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (ESS)

The ex-dividend date for Essex Property (NYSE:ESS) is tomorrow, March 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of $1.04 per share. At a price of $122.04 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 3.5%.

Essex Property Stock Hits New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property Stock Hits New 52-Week High (ESS)

Essex Property (NYSE:ESS) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it changed hands at $118.64 compared with its previous 52-week high of $118.54. Essex Property is currently trading at $118.44 with 72,821 shares changing hands as of 10:21 a.m..

3M, Essex Property: Analysts' New Ratings

3M, Essex Property: Analysts' New Ratings

3M upgraded at BofA/Merrill to Neutral from Underperform. Essex Property Trust upgraded at Credit Suisse to Neutral from Underperform.

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TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)