Welltower Inc (HCN) : Janney Capital Management scooped up 5,322 additional shares in Welltower Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 10, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 336,961 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $24,183,691.Welltower Inc makes up approximately 1.32% of Janney Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fdo Partners sold out all of its stake in HCN during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 11,238 shares of HCN which is valued $806,551.Investors Capital Advisory Services boosted its stake in HCN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 948 additional shares and now holds a total of 12,272 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $880,761. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.18% of Investors Capital Advisory Services’s portfolio. Alerus Investment Advisors Corp added HCN to its portfolio by purchasing 18 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,324.Duff Phelps Investment Management Co boosted its stake in HCN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 229,225 additional shares and now holds a total of 292,766 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $21,538,795. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.34% of Duff Phelps Investment Management Co’s portfolio.Investment Centers Of America Inc boosted its stake in HCN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,765 additional shares and now holds a total of 37,219 shares of Welltower Inc which is valued at $2,583,743. Welltower Inc makes up approx 0.29% of Investment Centers Of America Inc’s portfolio.
Welltower Inc opened for trading at $71.75 and hit $73.18 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $72.64, with a gain of 1.21% or 0.87 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 13,97,037 shares. Company has a market cap of $25,932 M.
On the company’s financial health, Welltower Inc reported $1.13 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on May 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.12. The company had revenue of $1047.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1033.07 million. The company’s revenue was up 17.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.04 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Welltower Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on May 4, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 76 from a previous price target of $73 .RBC Capital Mkts Downgraded Welltower Inc on Apr 1, 2016 to ” Sector Perform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $70.Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Feb 22, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 70 from a previous price target of $73 .
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.