American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) reached 33.32% versus a 1-year low price of $18.91. The stock was last seen 0.92% higher, reaching at $25.21 on 6/19/2019. At a recent session, the prices were hovering between $24.9 and $25.29. This company shares are 1.31% off its target price of $25.54 and the current market capitalization stands at $7.58B. The recent change has given its price a 5.15% lead over SMA 50 and -0.04% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 5.79% gains, 13.41% gains and 25.42% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found AMH’s volatility during a week at 1.15% and during a month it has been found around 1.3%.

What Does American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) Do?

The company describes itself in regulatory filings as, “American Homes 4 Rent operates as a real estate investment trust. It engages in the acquisition, renovation, leasing, and operating single-family home as rental properties. The company was founded by Bradley Wayne Hughes, Sr. on October 19, 2012 and is headquartered in Agoura Hills, CA.” [Text can be found here: https://www.marketwatch.com/investing/stock/AMH/profile under company description.]

American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $6.6 billion or 91.1% in AMH stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Vanguard Group Inc owns $945.03 million in American Homes 4 Rent, which represents roughly 12.47% of the company’s market cap and approximately 14.31% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 20,522,380 shares of the stock are valued at $512.65 million. The third largest holder is Security Capital Research & Management Inc, which currently holds $394.4 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 5.2% of its market capitalization.

American Homes 4 Rent 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 128 institutional holders increased their position in American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) by some 31,879,310 shares, 119 decreased positions by 24,727,078 and 39 held positions by 207,726,001. That puts total institutional holdings at 264,332,389 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 38 new institutional investments totaling 6,948,361 shares while 19 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 3,299,676 shares.

American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. American Homes 4 Rent disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Executive Vice President Smith Bryan has sold 50,000 shares of American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) in the trading session dated Jun. 14, 2019. These shares are worth $1,240,500 and were traded at $24.81 each. The SEC filing shows that Smith Bryan performed a sale of 10,519 shares. The Executive Vice President disposed these shares by way of transaction on May. 24, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $24.44 per share worth to an income of some $257,084 to the account of Smith Bryan.

CEO, 10% Owner, Singelyn David P., sold 174,734 common shares of American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) in the open market. In a transaction dated May. 20, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $23.91, raking in a sum of $4,177,890. After this sale, 6,306,942 common shares of AMH are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $158,998,008.

In the transaction dated May. 16, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the EVP; HEIM STEPHANIE G disposed a total of 72,870 shares at an average price of $24.05, amounting to approximately $1,752,524. The insider now directly owns 58,604 shares worth $1,477,407.

American Homes 4 Rent (AMH) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH), with 4 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 3 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 7 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.93 average brokerage recommendation [T1].