EPR Properties (EPR) : Pear Tree Advisors Inc reduced its stake in EPR Properties by 32.74% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 53,410 shares of EPR Properties which is valued at $4,303,778 after selling 26,000 shares in EPR Properties , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.EPR Properties makes up approximately 1.72% of Pear Tree Advisors Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Barnett Company sold out all of its stake in EPR during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 150 shares of EPR which is valued $12,176.Rothschild Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in EPR by selling 10,113 shares or 15.5% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 55,152 shares of EPR which is valued at $4,481,652. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.08% of Rothschild Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.Sg Americas Securities reduced its stake in EPR by selling 698 shares or 2.96% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 22,902 shares of EPR which is valued at $1,861,017. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.01% of Sg Americas Securities’s portfolio.Willingdon Wealth Management reduced its stake in EPR by selling 21,851 shares or 55.19% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 17,739 shares of EPR which is valued at $1,473,756. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.73% of Willingdon Wealth Management’s portfolio.
EPR Properties opened for trading at $78.06 and hit $79.04 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $78.56, with a gain of 1.07% or 0.83 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,98,791 shares. Company has a market cap of $4,998 M.
On the company’s financial health, EPR Properties reported $1.17 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.16. The company had revenue of $118.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $118.55 million. The company’s revenue was up 16.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.08 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on EPR Properties. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Aug 4, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 88 from a previous price target of $70 .EPR Properties was Upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to ” Overweight” on Jul 15, 2016.
EPR Properties (EPR) is a self-administered real estate investment trust (REIT). The Companys investment portfolio includes entertainment education and recreation properties. The Companys properties are located in 37 states the District of Columbia and in the Canadian province of Ontario. The Company operates in four segments: Entertainment which includes megaplex theatres entertainment retail centers (centers anchored by an entertainment component such as a megaplex theatre or live performance venue and containing other entertainment-related or retail properties) family entertainment centers and other retail parcels; Education which consists of investments in public charter schools early education centers and K-12 private schools; Recreation which includes metro ski parks water-parks and golf entertainment complexes and Other properties which consists of Adelaar casino and resort project in Sullivan County New York.