Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SNH) was upgraded by research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday.

Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, October 19th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and issued a $24.00 target price on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a report on Monday, November 13th. Robert W. Baird restated a “hold” rating and issued a $21.00 target price on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, Jefferies Group restated a “hold” rating and issued a $20.00 target price on shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $21.31.

Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SNH) opened at $19.73 on Tuesday. Senior Housing Properties Trust has a 52 week low of $17.68 and a 52 week high of $22.52. The company has a market cap of $4,693.19, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.73, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.57 and a beta of 0.47. 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 issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.45 by ($0.01). Senior Housing Properties Trust had a return on equity of 3.79% and a net margin of 11.72%. The business had revenue of $266.68 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $266.23 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.45 earnings per share. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts anticipate that Senior Housing Properties Trust will post 1.77 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Asset Management One Co. Ltd. lifted its holdings in Senior Housing Properties Trust by 0.6% during the 3rd quarter. Asset Management One Co. Ltd. now owns 503,830 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $9,827,000 after buying an additional 3,071 shares in the last quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio lifted its holdings in Senior Housing Properties Trust by 28.4% during the 3rd quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 476,998 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $9,325,000 after buying an additional 105,470 shares in the last quarter. AXA lifted its holdings in Senior Housing Properties Trust by 28.3% during the 3rd quarter. AXA now owns 305,527 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $5,973,000 after buying an additional 67,429 shares in the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC lifted its holdings in Senior Housing Properties Trust by 16.8% during the 3rd quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 236,841 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $4,630,000 after buying an additional 34,108 shares in the last quarter. Finally, AMP Capital Investors Ltd lifted its holdings in Senior Housing Properties Trust by 301.8% during the 3rd quarter. AMP Capital Investors Ltd now owns 146,975 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,874,000 after buying an additional 110,400 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 73.80% of the company’s stock.

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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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