Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model Equity Residential ( EQR) pushed the Real Estate industry higher today making it today's featured real estate winner. The industry as a whole closed the day down 1.5%. By the end of trading, Equity Residential rose $0.86 (1.6%) to $55.59 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 3,663,989 shares of Equity Residential exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2,233,300 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $53.47-$56.62 after having opened the day at $54.02 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $54.73. Other companies within the Real Estate industry that increased today were: Amrep Corporation ( AXR), up 6.3%, Chambers Street Properties ( CSG), up 5.5%, HMG/Courtland Properties ( HMG), up 2.2% and Transcontinental Realty Investors ( TCI), up 1.8%.
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