Brookdale Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE:BKD) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Monday. Investors acquired 1,118 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,280% compared to the average volume of 81 put options.
Shares of Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE BKD) opened at $10.02 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.83, a current ratio of 0.83 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.23. The company has a market cap of $1,870.00, a P/E ratio of -2.18 and a beta of 1.73. Brookdale Senior Living has a 1-year low of $8.78 and a 1-year high of $16.31.
Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE:BKD) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November 6th. The company reported ($2.22) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.25) by ($1.97). The company had revenue of $1.17 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.16 billion. Brookdale Senior Living had a negative return on equity of 0.79% and a negative net margin of 17.85%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 5.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.28) EPS. analysts expect that Brookdale Senior Living will post -3.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Utah Retirement Systems raised its holdings in shares of Brookdale Senior Living by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 33,642 shares of the company’s stock worth $494,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its holdings in shares of Brookdale Senior Living by 12.3% in the 2nd quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 6,943 shares of the company’s stock worth $102,000 after purchasing an additional 761 shares during the period. Princeton Portfolio Strategies Group LLC raised its holdings in shares of Brookdale Senior Living by 3.7% in the 2nd quarter. Princeton Portfolio Strategies Group LLC now owns 81,030 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,192,000 after purchasing an additional 2,894 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its holdings in Brookdale Senior Living by 13.7% during the 2nd quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 27,284 shares of the company’s stock valued at $401,000 after acquiring an additional 3,294 shares during the period. Finally, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio raised its holdings in Brookdale Senior Living by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 568,461 shares of the company’s stock valued at $8,362,000 after acquiring an additional 3,662 shares during the period. 99.60% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
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About Brookdale Senior Living
Brookdale Senior Living Inc operates senior living communities in the United States. The Company operates independent living, assisted living and dementia-care communities, and continuing care retirement centers (CCRCs). It operates through five segments: Retirement Centers; Assisted Living; CCRCs-Rental; Brookdale Ancillary Services and Management Services.
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