Invitation Homes Inc. [NYSE:INVH]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Equities traders frequently stay up to date regarding what leading market analysts think about a possible stock buy. As it relates to Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH], the latest mean analyst recommendation that’s publicly available is from the fiscal three-month period ending in December. On average, stock market experts give INVH an Outperform rating. Its stock price has been found in the range of 19.21 to 23.97. This is compared to its latest closing price of $23.65.

Wall Street analysts provide their ratings on a scale of 1 to 5, and the current average score for Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] is sitting at 1.80. This is compared to 1 month ago, when its average rating was 1.80.

For the quarter ending in Dec-18 Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] generated $0.36 billion in sales. That’s 0.51% lower than the average estimate of $0.36 billion as provided by Wall Street analysts. The three indicators above suggest that on the whole, this stock is not presenting an attractive investment option, as there are too many red flags that don’t point to a high-value ROI.

Stay on the lookout for the next quarterly financial report – the company is expected to release the following results on Mon 13 May (In 60 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] sitting at -0.90 and its Gross Margin at +26.42, this company’s Net Margin is now -0.30%. These metrics indicate that this company is not generating as much profit, after accounting for expenses, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is -0.09, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 1.80%. Its Return on Equity is -0.66, and its Return on Assets is -0.30. These metrics suggest that this Invitation Homes Inc. does a poor job of managing its assets, and likely won’t be able to provide successful business outcomes for its investors in the near term.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 112.40. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 52.92, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 51.21. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 84.53, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 39.80. This company is not leveraging its assets to take on debt, which stunts its growth and limits the ROI for investors.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 39.01 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 9.77. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 12.21, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.47. Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.27, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 18.62.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] earns $1,414,776 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 60.43 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.09.

Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] has 518.97M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $12.38B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 19.21 to 23.97. At its current price, it has moved by -0.46% from its 52-week high, and it has moved 24.21% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently , which indicates that it is more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 74.99. This RSI suggests that Invitation Homes Inc. is currently Overbought.

Conclusion: Is Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] a Reliable Buy?

Invitation Homes Inc. [INVH] stock is presenting a less attractive investment opportunity when compared to similarly-sized corporations in the same industry. The price performance of these shares has not shown much promise, and the financial results that this company has recently delivered present a highly risky investment.