Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.21 EPS

Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The company reported ($0.15) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.36) by $0.21, Yahoo Finance reports. Capital Senior Living had a negative net margin of 8.06% and a negative return on equity of 240.37%.

Shares of CSU opened at $0.57 on Friday. Capital Senior Living has a 52-week low of $0.45 and a 52-week high of $5.64. The company has a quick ratio of 0.49, a current ratio of 0.49 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 78.19. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $0.73 and its two-hundred day moving average is $2.34. The stock has a market cap of $20.08 million, a PE ratio of -0.53 and a beta of 1.98.

In other news, COO Brandon Ribar purchased 82,355 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 6th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $0.55 per share, with a total value of $45,295.25. Following the transaction, the chief operating officer now owns 152,355 shares in the company, valued at approximately $83,795.25. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. In the last ninety days, insiders have acquired 100,655 shares of company stock worth $57,969. 18.60% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

CSU has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Barclays reaffirmed a “sell” rating on shares of Capital Senior Living in a research note on Wednesday, March 18th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Capital Senior Living from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $0.75 price target on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, April 7th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $2.55.

Capital Senior Living Company Profile

Capital Senior Living Corporation develops, owns, operates, and manages senior housing communities in the United States. The company provides senior living services to the elderly, including independent living, assisted living, and memory care services. Its independent living services comprise daily meals, transportation, social and recreational activities, laundry, housekeeping, and 24-hour staffing; and access to health screenings, periodic special services, and dietary and similar programs, as well as exercise and fitness classes.

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