The stock of EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) last traded at $39.86, up 0.48% from the previous session.
Data from the available sources indicates that EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) is covered by 10 analysts. The consensus rating among analysts is ‘Overweight’. EPR stock price is now 1.17% away from the 50-day moving average and -12.20% away from the 200-day moving average. The market capitalization of the company currently stands at $2.98B.
In total, 7 analysts have assigned it a hold rating, and 3 have given it a buy rating.
With the price target maintained at $52, JP Morgan recently Upgraded its rating from Underweight to Neutral for EPR Properties (NYSE: EPR)., while ‘Raymond James’ rates the stock as ‘Strong Buy’.
In other news, Ziegler Caixia, Director bought 500 shares of the company’s stock on Jun 13. The stock was bought for $22,570 at an average price of $45.14. Upon completion of the transaction, the Director now directly owns 500 shares in the company, valued at $19930.0. An SEC document containing details of the transaction can be found on the SEC’s website. On Mar 29, EVP & CFO Peterson Mark Alan sold 4,543 shares of the business’s stock. A total of $249,956 was realized by selling the stock at an average price of $55.02. This leaves the insider owning 98,700 shares of the company worth $3.93 million. Insiders disposed of 26,839 shares of company stock worth roughly $1.07 million over the past 1 year. A total of 1.57% of the company’s stock is owned by insiders.
There have been several recent changes in the stakes of large investors in EPR stock. A new stake in EPR Properties shares was purchased by PGGM INVESTMENTS during the first quarter worth $53,384,000. RUSH ISLAND MANAGEMENT, LP invested $44,930,000 in shares of EPR during the first quarter. In the first quarter, GREAT WEST LIFE ASSURANCE CO /CAN/ acquired a new stake in EPR Properties valued at approximately $3,737,000. PEAK6 INVESTMENTS LLC acquired a new stake in EPR for approximately $3,624,000. JUPITER ASSET MANAGEMENT LTD purchased a new stake in EPR valued at around $3,182,000 in the second quarter. In total, there are 472 active investors with 80.90% ownership of the company’s stock.
With an opening price of $39.49 on Friday morning, EPR Properties (NYSE: EPR) set off the trading day. During the past 12 months, EPR Properties has had a low of $34.58 and a high of $56.38. The fifty day moving average price for EPR is $39.41 and a two-hundred day moving average price translates $45.32 for the stock.
The latest earnings results from EPR Properties (NYSE: EPR) was released for Jun, 2022. According to the REIT – Retail Company, earnings per share came in at $0.46, missing analysts’ expectations of $0.53 by -0.07. This compares to $0.35 EPS in the same period last year. The net profit margin was 24.30% and return on equity was 6.00% for EPR. The company reported revenue of $161.41 million for the quarter, compared to $139.65 million a year earlier. Comparatively to last year’s same quarter, the company’s quarterly revenue rose 15.58 percent. For the current quarter, analysts expect EPR to generate $141.67M in revenue.
Moreover, the firm recently paid out its quarterly dividend on 05/15/2020. Investors who held shares on 04/30/2020 were paid a $0.3825 dividend. On an annualized basis, this represents a $3.30 dividend and a 8.28% percent yield. There was an ex-dividend date of 04/29/2020 for this dividend. In terms of dividend payout ratio, EPR is presently at 154.10%.
EPR Properties(EPR) Company Profile
EPR Properties is a leading experiential net lease real estate investment trust (REIT), specializing in select enduring experiential properties in the real estate industry. We focus on real estate venues which create value by facilitating out of home leisure and recreation experiences where consumers choose to spend their discretionary time and money. We have nearly $6.7 billion in total investments across 44 states. We adhere to rigorous underwriting and investing criteria centered on key industry, property and tenant level cash flow standards. We believe our focused approach provides a competitive advantage and the potential for stable and attractive returns.