Scout Investments adds EPR Properties (EPR) to its portfolio

EPR Properties (EPR) : Scout Investments added new position in EPR Properties during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 686,059 shares of EPR Properties which is valued at $55,097,398 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 8, 2016 with the SEC.EPR Properties makes up approximately 1.47% of Scout Investments’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. Cadence Capital Management added EPR to its portfolio by purchasing 3,066 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $249,143. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.02% of Cadence Capital Management’s portfolio.Capital One National Association reduced its stake in EPR by selling 1,958 shares or 26.09% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,546 shares of EPR which is valued at $452,221. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.04% of Capital One National Association’s portfolio.

EPR Properties closed down -0.79 points or -0.98% at $79.79 with 2,85,600 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $80.85, the shares hit an intraday low of $79.72 and an intraday high of $80.87 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.

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 Company’s investment portfolio includes entertainment education and recreation properties. The Company’s 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.

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