Camelot Portfolios LLC Has $867,000 Holdings in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR)

Camelot Portfolios LLC grew its stake in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPRFree Report) by 63.1% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 17,885 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 6,922 shares during the quarter. Camelot Portfolios LLC’s holdings in EPR Properties were worth $867,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Waterfront Capital Partners LLC acquired a new position in EPR Properties during the second quarter worth $56,871,000. Rush Island Management LP boosted its holdings in EPR Properties by 1,022.5% during the third quarter. Rush Island Management LP now owns 1,026,081 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $42,623,000 after purchasing an additional 934,674 shares during the last quarter. Norges Bank acquired a new position in EPR Properties during the fourth quarter worth $30,670,000. Millennium Management LLC boosted its holdings in EPR Properties by 489.9% during the fourth quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 827,848 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $31,226,000 after purchasing an additional 687,512 shares during the last quarter. Finally, State Street Corp boosted its holdings in EPR Properties by 14.6% during the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 4,114,285 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $226,203,000 after purchasing an additional 523,061 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 74.66% of the company’s stock.

EPR Properties Stock Performance

Shares of NYSE EPR traded down $0.24 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $40.69. 572,060 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 640,404. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $42.39 and its 200-day simple moving average is $43.95. The company has a quick ratio of 7.53, a current ratio of 7.53 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.15. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.08 billion, a P/E ratio of 20.65 and a beta of 1.65. EPR Properties has a twelve month low of $37.58 and a twelve month high of $49.10.

EPR Properties Increases Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 28th will be paid a $0.285 dividend. This is a boost from EPR Properties’s previous monthly dividend of $0.28. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 27th. This represents a $3.42 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.41%. EPR Properties’s payout ratio is 173.60%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several brokerages recently commented on EPR. Royal Bank of Canada increased their target price on shares of EPR Properties from $48.00 to $51.00 and gave the stock a “sector perform” rating in a report on Thursday, January 11th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised shares of EPR Properties from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $51.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, December 18th. Raymond James lifted their price objective on shares of EPR Properties from $50.00 to $54.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Monday, January 8th. StockNews.com downgraded shares of EPR Properties from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 17th. Finally, KeyCorp lifted their price objective on shares of EPR Properties from $47.00 to $51.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, January 5th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $48.05.

Read Our Latest Stock Analysis on EPR

EPR Properties Company Profile

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EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) is the leading diversified 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 that 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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR)

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