Analyst Research Summary: Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SNH)

A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on SNH. Fisher Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in Senior Housing Properties Trust by 46.6% in the third quarter. Honkamp Krueger Financial Services Inc. Creative Planning now owns 19,928 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $453,000 after buying an additional 5,808 shares during the period. The company saw 1.91 million shares trade hands over the course of the day.

Senior Housing Properties Trust has a 50 day moving average of 19.59 and a 200 day moving average of 20.08.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Senior Housing Properties Trust is 15.4%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -11.8%. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.59 billion, a PE ratio of 32.45 and a beta of 0.52.

Just yesterday Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH) traded 0.00% even at $19.20. The analyst projections are $0.15 in EPS on $267.14 million in revenues. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.13. The company's revenue was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Initiated Senior Housing Properties Trust on Dec 21, 2016 to "Outperform", Price Target of the shares are set at $24.Senior Housing Properties Trust was Downgraded by Wells Fargo to " Underperform" on Dec 13, 2016.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, February 21st. Investors of record on Monday, January 23rd were issued a dividend of $0.39 per share. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.08%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, January 19th. Finally, KAMES CAPITAL plc boosted its stake in Senior Housing Properties Trust by 10.4% in the second quarter.

Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. If you are accessing this article on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of global copyright & trademark law. The legal version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/03/11/dimensional-fund-advisors-lp-buys-50059-shares-of-senior-housing-properties-trust-snh.html. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.02.

In addition to Robert W. Baird reporting its stock price target, a total of 6 brokerages have issued a ratings update on the company.

Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February 27th.

Insider Trades for Senior Housing Properties Trust show that the latest trade was made on 14 Sep 2016 where Hegarty (David J), the President completed a transaction type "Buy" in which 9500 shares were traded at a price of $0.

Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SNH) stock is presently standing at about $19.31 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock. They now have a United States dollars 20 price target on the stock. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $20.93 price target, but the stock is already up 22.65% from its recent lows. Baird's price objective suggests a potential upside of 3.57% from the stock's current price.

Senior Housing Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company operates through four segments.