Boulegeris Investments Inc. boosted its position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH) by 6.1% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 64,779 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 3,739 shares during the period. Senior Housing Properties Trust accounts for about 0.7% of Boulegeris Investments Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest position. Boulegeris Investments Inc.’s holdings in Senior Housing Properties Trust were worth $1,324,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of SNH. World Asset Management Inc boosted its position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 0.5% in the second quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 15,027 shares of the company’s stock worth $307,000 after buying an additional 76 shares during the last quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 0.7% in the second quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 12,177 shares of the company’s stock worth $249,000 after buying an additional 86 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas boosted its position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 1.0% in the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 18,946 shares of the company’s stock worth $387,000 after buying an additional 192 shares during the last quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC boosted its position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 1.2% in the second quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 22,647 shares of the company’s stock worth $463,000 after buying an additional 265 shares during the last quarter. Finally, GAM Holding AG boosted its position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 2.3% in the second quarter. GAM Holding AG now owns 20,130 shares of the company’s stock worth $411,000 after buying an additional 458 shares during the last quarter.

Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE SNH) opened at 19.49 on Tuesday. Senior Housing Properties Trust has a 52 week low of $17.14 and a 52 week high of $23.85.

Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $265.01 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $260.72 million. Senior Housing Properties Trust had a return on equity of 2.01% and a net margin of 6.43%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.47 earnings per share. Analysts predict that Senior Housing Properties Trust will post $0.61 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, August 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 24th were paid a dividend of $0.39 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, July 20th. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.04%.

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A number of research analysts have commented on SNH shares. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “hold” rating and set a $22.00 price objective on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating and set a $21.00 price objective on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a research note on Friday, May 12th. FBR & Co restated a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price objective on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a research note on Friday, June 30th. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald restated a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price objective on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a research note on Friday, June 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $22.20.

About Senior Housing Properties Trust

Senior Housing Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company’s segments include triple net senior living communities that provide short term and long term residential care and other services for residents; managed senior living communities that provide short term and long term residential care and other services for residents; properties leased to medical providers, medical related businesses, clinics and biotech laboratory tenants (MOBs), and all other, including certain properties that offer wellness, fitness and spa services to members.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH)

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