EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) announced a monthly dividend on Friday, November 15th, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.375 per share by the real estate investment trust on Monday, December 16th. This represents a $4.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 27th.
Shares of EPR stock traded up $0.77 during trading on Monday, reaching $72.66. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 2,846 shares, compared to its average volume of 436,455. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $76.32 and a 200-day moving average price of $76.72. The company has a quick ratio of 5.23, a current ratio of 5.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.02. The company has a market cap of $5.64 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.85, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.17 and a beta of 0.47. EPR Properties has a one year low of $62.75 and a one year high of $80.75.
A number of analysts have recently commented on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price objective on shares of EPR Properties from $80.00 to $82.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, August 23rd. TheStreet lowered shares of EPR Properties from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 29th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of EPR Properties from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, November 4th. ValuEngine lowered shares of EPR Properties from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, November 1st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price target on shares of EPR Properties from $76.00 to $83.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 28th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $83.17.
About EPR Properties
EPR Properties is a specialty real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in properties in select market segments which require unique industry knowledge, while offering the potential for stable and attractive returns. Our total investments exceed $6.7 billion and our primary investment segments are Entertainment, Recreation and Education.
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