EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) Shares Bought by Hsbc Holdings PLC

Hsbc Holdings PLC lifted its stake in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPRFree Report) by 14.7% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 41,409 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 5,317 shares during the quarter. Hsbc Holdings PLC owned approximately 0.05% of EPR Properties worth $2,006,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of EPR. Swiss National Bank grew its position in EPR Properties by 1.0% during the third quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 165,488 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $6,874,000 after buying an additional 1,600 shares during the period. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA grew its position in shares of EPR Properties by 80.0% during the 3rd quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA now owns 22,341 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $928,000 after acquiring an additional 9,927 shares during the period. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of EPR Properties by 3.3% in the 3rd quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,227,642 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $50,996,000 after purchasing an additional 38,937 shares in the last quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp raised its holdings in EPR Properties by 4.3% in the 3rd quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 8,762 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $364,000 after purchasing an additional 363 shares during the period. Finally, Vanguard Personalized Indexing Management LLC boosted its position in EPR Properties by 3.7% during the third quarter. Vanguard Personalized Indexing Management LLC now owns 18,456 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $767,000 after purchasing an additional 654 shares in the last quarter. 74.66% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

EPR has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Bank of America lowered shares of EPR Properties from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and cut their price target for the stock from $45.00 to $40.00 in a report on Monday, May 20th. Royal Bank of Canada reduced their price target on shares of EPR Properties from $49.00 to $48.00 and set a “sector perform” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, May 28th. StockNews.com cut EPR Properties from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday. Truist Financial cut their price objective on EPR Properties from $51.00 to $46.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, March 22nd. Finally, JMP Securities reaffirmed a “market perform” rating on shares of EPR Properties in a research note on Monday, May 6th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, the company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $47.25.

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EPR Properties Stock Down 1.6 %

NYSE EPR opened at $40.47 on Friday. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $41.21 and its 200-day simple moving average is $43.43. The company has a quick ratio of 8.45, a current ratio of 8.45 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.15. The firm has a market cap of $3.06 billion, a PE ratio of 19.93 and a beta of 1.68. EPR Properties has a 52 week low of $39.65 and a 52 week high of $49.10.

EPR Properties Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, June 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 31st will be issued a $0.285 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 31st. This represents a $3.42 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.45%. EPR Properties’s payout ratio is 168.47%.

EPR Properties Profile

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EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) is the leading diversified experiential net lease real estate investment trust (REIT), specializing in select enduring experiential properties in the real estate industry. We focus on real estate venues that create value by facilitating out of home leisure and recreation experiences where consumers choose to spend their discretionary time and money.

Further Reading

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR)

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