Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNH) was Upgraded by RBC Capital Mkts to ” Outperform” according to the research note released today. The brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 23 from a previous price target of $18 . Earlier the firm had a rating of “Sector Perform ” on the company shares. RBC Capital Mkts advised their investors in a research report released on Jun 17, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Senior Housing Properties Trust reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on May 5, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.47. The company had revenue of $258.37 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $260.85 million. The company’s revenue was up 13.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.42 EPS.
Senior Housing Properties Trust opened for trading at $19.01 and hit $19.275 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $19.16, with a gain of 0.90% or 0.17 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 12,17,628 shares. Company has a market cap of $4,550 M.
Senior Housing Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company operates through four segments. The first segment includes triple net senior living communities that provide short term and long term residential care and dining services for residents. Properties in this segment include leased independent living communities assisted living communities and skilled nursing facilities. The second segment includes managed senior living communities that provide residential care and dining services for residents. Properties in this segment include managed independent living communities and assisted living communities. The third segment includes properties where medical related activities occur but where residential overnight stays and dining services are not provided. Properties in this segment include medical office buildings (MOBs). The fourth segment includes the operating results of certain properties that offer fitness wellness and spa services.