Headlines about Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SNH) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Senior Housing Properties Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.1637377247581 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

A number of research analysts recently issued reports on SNH shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered Senior Housing Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. BidaskClub lowered Senior Housing Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, January 6th. ValuEngine upgraded Senior Housing Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price objective on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a research report on Monday, November 13th. Finally, Robert W. Baird restated a “hold” rating and set a $21.00 price objective on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. Senior Housing Properties Trust has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $21.19.

Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ SNH) traded up $0.27 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $17.99. The company had a trading volume of 1,420,729 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,220,000. Senior Housing Properties Trust has a twelve month low of $17.64 and a twelve month high of $22.52. The firm has a market cap of $4,270.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.94, a P/E/G ratio of 3.18 and a beta of 0.48. The company has a quick ratio of 1.33, a current ratio of 1.33 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.08.

Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SNH) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.45 by ($0.01). Senior Housing Properties Trust had a net margin of 11.72% and a return on equity of 3.79%. The company had revenue of $266.68 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $266.23 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.45 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts forecast that Senior Housing Properties Trust will post 1.76 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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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.

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