LSV Asset Management increased its stake in Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH) by 11.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 9,219,850 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 946,324 shares during the quarter. LSV Asset Management owned 3.88% of Senior Housing Properties Trust worth $188,453,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of SNH. Rational Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in the 1st quarter worth about $504,000. Oxford Asset Management purchased a new position in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in the 1st quarter worth about $241,000. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 23.0% in the 1st quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 73,198 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,482,000 after buying an additional 13,711 shares during the last quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 1.2% in the 1st quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 112,219 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,272,000 after buying an additional 1,352 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Pacer Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust by 19.2% in the 1st quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 39,282 shares of the company’s stock worth $795,000 after buying an additional 6,320 shares during the last quarter.

A number of brokerages recently weighed in on SNH. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $22.00 price target on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a report on Monday, July 24th. Cantor Fitzgerald reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $24.00 price target on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a report on Friday, June 9th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday. BidaskClub raised shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $21.00 price target on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a report on Friday, May 12th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $22.20.

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Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE:SNH) opened at 19.72 on Thursday. Senior Housing Properties Trust has a one year low of $17.14 and a one year high of $23.77. The company has a 50 day moving average of $19.29 and a 200-day moving average of $20.42. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.68 billion and a P/E ratio of 39.44.

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

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, August 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 24th were given a dividend of $0.39 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, July 20th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.91%.

Senior Housing Properties Trust Company Profile

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.

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

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