Home Dividends High Dividend Yield Latest Change: Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ: SNH)

Latest Change: Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ: SNH)


Senior Housing Properties Trust is part of the real estate sector and is in the REITs industry. Senior Housing Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust. It owns and operates independent living and assisted living communities, continuing care retirement communities and nursing homes.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The SNH stock showed a previous change of 1.28% with an open at 7.83 and a close of 7.93. It reached an intraday high of 7.94 and a low of 7.75.

Business Wire:  Senior Housing Properties Trust Signs Hematology-Oncology Associates of Central New York to 65,900 Square Feet at 5008 Brittonfield Parkway in East Syracuse, NY


The stock has a market cap of $1.9b with 237.7m shares outstanding, of which the float is 236.8m shares. Trading volume reached 3,293,270 shares compared to its average volume of 2,683,317 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Senior Housing Properties Trust shares returned 5.03% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -1.00%. Over three months, it changed -32.06%. In one year it has changed -50.64% and within that year its 52-week high was 19.18 and its 52-week low was 7.49. SNH stock is 5.87% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 12.83 and a 50 day moving average of 8.65. Currently SNH stock is trading -38.19% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

Business Wire:  Senior Housing Properties Trust Signs Hematology-Oncology Associates of Central New York to 65,900 Square Feet at 5008 Brittonfield Parkway in East Syracuse, NY


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 1.2 that ended on 31st of December 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 6.61. Based on 5 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.43. The TTM EPS is 0.62, which comes to a TTM PE of 12.79. Historically, the PE high was 45.00 and the PE low was 6.61. If the stock reached its PE low, that would represent a price of 4.10, which is a decrease of -48.33%.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr of 2019 (Reported on 05/09/2019): 0.13
4thQtr of 2018 (Reported on 03/01/2019): -0.50
3rdQtr of 2018 (Reported on 11/06/2018): 0.19
2ndQtr of 2018 (Reported on 08/07/2018): 0.52
1stQtr of 2018 (Reported on 05/09/2018): 0.99

The dividend per share is currently 0.60, which is a dividend yield of 7.57%.

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 12.98, which means it is possibly undervalued and has a margin of safety of 38.90%.

Indicators to Watch:

The current calculated beta is 0.64.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 2.61%, return on assets is 1.11%, profit margin is 7.81%, price-to-sales is 1.68 and price-to-book is 0.63.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 3  :Valuation Score
 1  :Past Performance Score
 1  :Financial Strength Score
 2  :Future Growth Score
 3  :Dividend Score
 2  :Overall Score

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