EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) shares fell to a low of $52.40 before closing at $53.08. Intraday shares traded counted 0.51 million, which was 17.79% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 620.95K. EPR’s previous close was $53.06 while the outstanding shares total 74.63M. The firm has a beta of 1.86. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 60.88, with weekly volatility at 2.01% and ATR at 1.47. The EPR stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $20.62 and a $56.07 high. The stock traded higher over the last trading session, gaining 0.04% on 06/17/21.
Investors have identified the REIT – Retail company EPR Properties as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $3.95 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
EPR Properties (EPR) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
EPR were able to record 64.56 million as free cash flow during the 08/04/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by -484.0 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 78.31 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for EPR Properties (EPR)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/04/2021 quarter of the year, EPR Properties recorded a total of 111.77 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with -35.12% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/04/2021 quarter increasing by 16.42%.
What matters though is how it ends. When the core data for the company is broken down, then the stock sounds interesting. The company spent 67.55 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 44.21 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 74.63M with the recently reported earning now reading -0.04 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/04/2021 (0.52 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 3.45 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on EPR sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of EPR attractive?
In related news, Director, Sterneck Robin Peppe sold 2,904 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Mar 02. The sale was performed at an average price of 46.20, for a total value of 134,165. As the sale deal closes, the Director, NEWMAN JACK A JR now bought 5,800 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 180,005. Also, Director, NEWMAN JACK A JR sold 5,800 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Nov 11. The shares were price at an average price of 29.50 per share, with a total market value of 171,091. Following this completion of acquisition, the Director, SHANKS VIRGINIA E now holds 1,600 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 49,592. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 1.10%.
2 out of 11 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 7 have maintained a Hold recommendation on EPR Properties. 2 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the EPR stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $49.57.