Welltower Inc (HCN) : Ranger International Management Lp reduced its stake in Welltower Inc by 12.32% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 76,040 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $5,958,494 after selling 10,680 shares in Welltower Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.Welltower Inc makes up approximately 2.45% of Ranger International Management Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Marietta Investment Partners added HCN to its portfolio by purchasing 3,300 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $258,588. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.09% of Marietta Investment Partners’s portfolio.Wrapmanager Inc boosted its stake in HCN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 563 additional shares and now holds a total of 13,262 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $1,039,210. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.42% of Wrapmanager Inc’s portfolio. First Personal Financial Services added HCN to its portfolio by purchasing 131 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $10,094. Tci Wealth Advisors sold out all of its stake in HCN during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 108 shares of HCN which is valued $8,397.Capital Analysts boosted its stake in HCN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 9 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,029 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $79,429. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Capital Analysts’s portfolio.
Welltower Inc opened for trading at $76.09 and hit $77.34 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $76.96, with a gain of 1.56% or 1.18 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 14,85,491 shares. Company has a market cap of $27,545 M.
On the company’s financial health, Welltower Inc reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Aug 2, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.14. The company had revenue of $1076.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1053.45 million. The company’s revenue was up 12.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.09 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Welltower Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity on Aug 15, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 86 from a previous price target of $79 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Aug 4, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 77 from a previous price target of $72 .Welltower Inc was Downgraded by Hilliard Lyons to ” Underperform” on Aug 2, 2016.
Welltower Inc. formerly Health Care REIT Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company’s portfolio has range of seniors housing and healthcare real estate including seniors housing communities nursing/post-acute facilities medical office buildings inpatient and outpatient medical centers and life science facilities. The Company operates in three segments: seniors housing triple-net seniors housing operating and medical facilities. Its properties consist of land building improvements and related rights. The Company’s hospitals and seniors housing triple-net properties are leased to operators under long-term operating leases. Its medical office building portfolio is primarily self-managed and consists principally of multi-tenant properties leased to health care providers.