Welltower Inc (HCN) : Windward Capital Management Co Ca scooped up 2,476 additional shares in Welltower Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 6,131 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $425,675.Welltower Inc makes up approximately 0.08% of Windward Capital Management Co Ca’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Atria Investments added HCN to its portfolio by purchasing 6,088 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $418,489. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.04% of Atria Investments’s portfolio.Hexavest reduced its stake in HCN by selling 58,755 shares or 8.73% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 614,191 shares of HCN which is valued at $42,219,489. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.77% of Hexavest’s portfolio. Terra Nova Asset Management added HCN to its portfolio by purchasing 7,585 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $521,393. Welltower Inc makes up approx 1.16% of Terra Nova Asset Management’s portfolio.
Welltower Inc closed down -0.46 points or -0.66% at $69.43 with 15,08,602 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $70.69, the shares hit an intraday low of $68.9055 and an intraday high of $70.69 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
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.