EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.32 Per Share

Brokerages expect EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) to post earnings of $0.32 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have issued estimates for EPR Properties’ earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is ($0.36) and the highest is $0.51. EPR Properties reported earnings per share of $1.46 during the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year-over-year growth rate of 78.1%. The firm is expected to report its next earnings report after the market closes on Wednesday, November 4th.

On average, analysts expect that EPR Properties will report full-year earnings of $2.91 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.57 to $5.31. For the next year, analysts expect that the business will report earnings of $3.82 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.81 to $5.77. Zacks’ EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that follow EPR Properties.

EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 5th. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.90) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.67 by ($1.57). EPR Properties had a return on equity of 2.01% and a net margin of 7.26%.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. TheStreet cut shares of EPR Properties from a “c” rating to a “d” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 5th. Truist lowered shares of EPR Properties from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and cut their price objective for the company from $35.00 to $27.00 in a report on Tuesday, October 6th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of EPR Properties from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, August 7th. ValuEngine lowered shares of EPR Properties from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 6th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada lowered shares of EPR Properties from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and cut their price objective for the company from $41.00 to $32.00 in a report on Tuesday, October 13th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. EPR Properties presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $32.75.

In other news, Director Virginia E. Shanks bought 1,600 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 25th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $31.00 per share, for a total transaction of $49,600.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 2,605 shares in the company, valued at approximately $80,755. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Company insiders own 1.40% of the company’s stock.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC grew its position in shares of EPR Properties by 13.5% in the 3rd quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 63,321 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,741,000 after acquiring an additional 7,533 shares during the period. Pacer Advisors Inc. grew its position in shares of EPR Properties by 7.3% in the 3rd quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 18,723 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $515,000 after acquiring an additional 1,281 shares during the period. Avantax Advisory Services Inc. bought a new position in shares of EPR Properties in the 3rd quarter valued at about $216,000. Rainey & Randall Investment Management Inc. bought a new position in shares of EPR Properties in the 3rd quarter valued at about $586,000. Finally, PFG Advisors grew its position in shares of EPR Properties by 1.1% in the 3rd quarter. PFG Advisors now owns 42,640 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,040,000 after acquiring an additional 479 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 84.62% of the company’s stock.

Shares of EPR traded down $1.21 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $24.64. 24,013 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,436,623. EPR Properties has a one year low of $12.56 and a one year high of $79.30. The company has a current ratio of 15.57, a quick ratio of 15.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.41. The business has a 50-day moving average of $27.89 and a 200 day moving average of $29.93. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.93 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 103.40 and a beta of 1.49.

About EPR Properties

EPR Properties is a leading 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 which create value by facilitating out of home leisure and recreation experiences where consumers choose to spend their discretionary time and money.

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