INVH stock: buy or sell?

INVH stock price: $31.34 -0.06% At close on January 24th, 2020

Updated on:
January 24th, 2020


Invitation Homes stayed stable -0.06% to $31.34 after marking all time highs on Jan 24th.

Invitation Homes Inc. engages on owning, renovating, leasing, and operating single-family residential properties in the United States.

Should I buy INVH stock?

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These 2 buy setups are elegible for Invitation Homes stock now:

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highYes
New 52 week highYes
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo

Is Invitation Homes stock a buy?

Banks and financial institutions post stock ratings everyday. At, we detected 4 ratings published for INVH stock in the last month.

Is INVH a good stock to buy?
DateAnalyst / BrokerPrevious ratingCurrent rating
2019-8-20Royal Bank of Canadan/aOutperform
2019-7-19Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsOutperformMarket Perform
2019-6-10Evercore ISIOutperformIn-Line
2019-5-15Raymond Jamesn/aStrong-Buy

INVH stock analysis

Daily outlook

After topping to all time highs on Jan/24, Invitation Homes stayed stable -0.06% on Jan 24th to $31.34.

Invitation Homes topped new all time highs back again on Jan 24th, marking to $31.59. Shares closed at $31.34 and stayed stable -0.06%. On Dec 26th INVH price bounced up over the SMA of 100 days demonstrating to be a significant support for this stock.

INVH stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Invitation Homes peaked new all time highs back again this week, setting highs to $31.59. Shares ended at $31.34 and escalated 2.79% during the week.

Since mid April 2019 when SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up, INVH price gained $6.81 per share (27.76%). Since price and SMA40w lines crossed up late January 2019, INVH climbed $10.16 (47.97%).

INVH stock chart (weekly)

INVH stock price history

INVH IPO was on October 26th, 2005 at $4.20 per share1. Since then, INVH stock grew a 646.20%, with a yearly average of 46.20%. If you had invested $1,000 in INVH stock in 2005, it would worth $6,462.00 today.

1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.

INVH stock historical price chart

INVH stock reached all-time highs on Jan 24th with a price of $31.59.

INVH stock price target is $29.50

Predicting the price evolution of a stock or any financial instrument in a reliable and repeatable way is probably impossible. However, many stock price predictions are published every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts. The accuracy of these stock price predictions is not very high, and you should not blindly believe and make decisions only based on what this ratings or price target predictions say. For the last 30 days we found 3 price targets for INVH stock:
INVH stock price predictions
DateAnalyst / BrokerActionPrevious targetCurrent targetDiff
2019-8-20Royal Bank of CanadaRaises Targetn/a$30.00-
2019-7-19Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradesn/a$28.50-
2019-5-15Raymond JamesRaises Target$27.00$30.0011.1%
(in average)$27.00$29.509.0%
Moving in a range from $30.00 and $28.50, the price forecast for INVH stock is $29.50. In average, analysts' outlook on INVH price target is positive, improving the target by a 9.00% from previous estimations.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

On February, Invitation Homes reported its latest financial data, in line with analysts' consensus and posted a $0.30 Earnings per Share. As soon as we get its actual EPS from the earnings report, we will update this report.
INVH earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise

Annual financial results

In 2018, Invitation Homes annual revenues climbed an astounding 63.40% to $1,722.96 M USD from $1,054.46 marked in 2017. When comparing 2018 vs 2017, in line, profit margin (that is, the net income divided by revenues) soared a 9.70% to -0.29%.

INVH annual Sales and Income evolution
2014$659 M-$-269.86 M-41.0%-
2015$836 M26.92%$-160.21 M-19.2%-40.63%
2016$923 M10.35%$-78.24 M-8.5%-51.16%
2017$1,054 M14.29%$-105.34 M-10.0%34.63%
2018$1,723 M63.40%$-4.93 M-0.3%-95.32%

Quarterly financial results

Invitation Homes posted $432.62 M in sales for 2018-Q4, a -0.38% decline compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $25.27 million with a profit margin of 5.84%. Profit margin rose a 5.61% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was 0.23%. When comparing turnover to same quarter last year, Invitation Homes sales marked a super good growth and boosted a 31.11%.
INVH quarterly Sales and Income evolution
2017-Q1$241 M-$-56.71 M-23.5%-
2017-Q2$236 M-2.19%$-4.74 M-2.0%-91.64%
2017-Q3$244 M3.12%$-22.51 M-9.2%374.89%
2017-Q4$330 M35.48%$-45.97 M-13.9%104.20%
2018-Q1$424 M28.40%$-17.27 M-4.1%-62.43%
2018-Q2$432 M2.07%$-13.95 M-3.2%-19.24%
2018-Q3$434 M0.42%$1.02 M0.2%-107.31%
2018-Q4$433 M-0.38%$25.27 M5.8%2,377.25%

Invitation Homes ownership

When you are planning to buy a company, it's always worth to review its ownership structure.

Invitation Homes shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 0.31% of all shares.

Bearish positions for INVH stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.

The following table compares ownership indicators for other stocks related to Invitation Homes:

Market cap$16.9 B
Total shares538.4 M
Float shares536.2 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)105.2%
  - Insider holdings (%)0.3%
Shares in short selling0.0%

INVH summary

Friday, January 24th, 2020
Day range$31.20 - $31.59
Previous close$31.36
Session gain-0.06%
Average true range$0.45
50d mov avg$29.89
100d mov avg$29.72
200d mov avg$28.03
Daily pattern
Weekly pattern

Invitation Homes performance

To better understand Invitation Homes performance you must becnhmark its gains with other related stocks in same sector or industry. For Invitation Homes, the comparison is made against .
INVHInvitation Homes1.92%15.56%47.97%

Invitation Homes competitors

Unfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as Invitation Homes competitor. This doesn't mean Invitation Homes does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.