EPR Properties (EPR) : Uniplan Investment Counsel reduced its stake in EPR Properties by 4.18% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 1,040,009 shares of EPR Properties which is valued at $83,803,925 after selling 45,395 shares in EPR Properties , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016.EPR Properties makes up approximately 3.73% of Uniplan Investment Counsel’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Comerica Bank boosted its stake in EPR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 49,683 additional shares and now holds a total of 123,100 shares of EPR Properties which is valued at $9,919,398. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.09% of Comerica Bank’s portfolio.Cetera Advisors boosted its stake in EPR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 12 additional shares and now holds a total of 3,862 shares of EPR Properties which is valued at $311,200. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.02% of Cetera Advisors’s portfolio.Forum Securities Ltd reduced its stake in EPR by selling 18,500 shares or 43.4% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 24,130 shares of EPR which is valued at $1,960,804. EPR Properties makes up approx 5.66% of Forum Securities Ltd’s portfolio.Nisa Investment Advisors boosted its stake in EPR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 200 additional shares and now holds a total of 34,500 shares of EPR Properties which is valued at $2,799,675. EPR Properties makes up approx 0.04% of Nisa Investment Advisors’s portfolio.
EPR Properties closed down -0.05 points or -0.06% at $79.21 with 2,93,336 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $79.6, the shares hit an intraday low of $79.2 and an intraday high of $79.94 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday 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 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.