UniFirst (UNF) Reaches $157.50 Formed H&S; Profile of 2 Analysts Covering EPR Properties (EPR)

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Among 12 analysts covering EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. EPR Properties had 27 analyst reports since September 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Bank of America downgraded the shares of EPR in report on Monday, March 5 to “Hold” rating. Citigroup maintained EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) rating on Friday, August 12. Citigroup has “Neutral” rating and $80 target. Citigroup maintained EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) on Tuesday, March 13 with “Neutral” rating. On Thursday, November 9 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Hold”. FBR Capital maintained EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) on Thursday, February 25 with “Mkt Perform” rating. The stock of EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) has “Underweight” rating given on Friday, December 15 by JP Morgan. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of EPR in report on Thursday, March 1 with “Buy” rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, September 26 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 9 by Ladenburg. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, December 16. See EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) latest ratings:

26/03/2018 Broker: Ladenburg Thalmann Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
13/03/2018 Broker: Citigroup Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $70 New Target: $60 Maintain
05/03/2018 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Hold New Target: $60.0 Downgrade
01/03/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $68.0 Maintain
28/02/2018 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Hold New Target: $80.0 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Hold Old Target: $76 New Target: $61 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Sector Weight Downgrade
05/02/2018 Broker: Ladenburg Rating: Buy New Target: $72.0 Maintain
22/01/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $65.0 Maintain
19/12/2017 Broker: Suntrust Robinson Rating: Hold New Target: $69.00 Initiate

UniFirst Corporation (UNF) formed H&S with $143.33 target or 9.00% below today’s $157.50 share price. UniFirst Corporation (UNF) has $3.01 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.81% or $2.9 during the last trading session, reaching $157.5. About 76,182 shares traded or 22.01% up from the average. UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) has risen 7.02% since April 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.53% the S&P500.

Since December 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $1.47 million activity. $840,461 worth of stock was sold by Evans Craig L. on Wednesday, January 10. The insider Hirons Michael L sold 9,359 shares worth $632,107.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.17, from 1.13 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 39 investors sold EPR Properties shares while 93 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 97 raised stakes. 63.21 million shares or 0.35% less from 63.43 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 21,371 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Cambridge Rech Advsr Incorporated owns 13,276 shares. Oppenheimer stated it has 0.23% in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Retirement Of Alabama accumulated 160,366 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Rafferty Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company accumulated 13,697 shares. Huntington Savings Bank stated it has 2,378 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Alpine Woods Cap Investors Ltd Llc has 9,012 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Hwg Hldg Lp owns 59 shares. Advisory Network Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Scout Investments Incorporated accumulated 350,200 shares. Eagle Asset accumulated 52,433 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Northern Trust Corp has invested 0.02% in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Columbia Partners L L C Investment Mgmt owns 152,205 shares for 1.32% of their portfolio. Pennsylvania-based Sei Invests has invested 0.02% in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR).

EPR Properties is a real estate investment trust. The company has market cap of $4.19 billion. It invests in the real estate markets of United States and Canada. It has a 17.14 P/E ratio. The firm develops, owns, leases and finances properties in select market divisions primarily related to entertainment, education and recreation.

The stock increased 0.71% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $56.4. About 695,684 shares traded or 7.01% up from the average. EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) has declined 24.90% since April 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 36.45% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.08, from 1.06 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 14 investors sold UniFirst Corporation shares while 57 reduced holdings. 32 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 14.40 million shares or 2.29% less from 14.74 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Gemmer Asset Management Llc reported 44 shares stake. Guggenheim Cap Limited Company has 93,882 shares. Manufacturers Life The reported 0.01% of its portfolio in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Swiss National Bank has 0% invested in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) for 26,700 shares. 24,726 were reported by Grp Incorporated. Trexquant Invest Ltd Partnership holds 2,773 shares. Qs Invsts Ltd reported 3 shares. The New York-based Bnp Paribas Arbitrage has invested 0% in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Comerica Fincl Bank holds 0.02% of its portfolio in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) for 16,058 shares. Moreover, Kennedy Cap Management Incorporated has 0.19% invested in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). First Advsr Lp reported 11,570 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can owns 19,799 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Aperio Gp Ltd holds 4,218 shares. Morgan Stanley reported 0% of its portfolio in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Third Avenue Mngmt Limited Liability Company has 0.24% invested in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF).

Among 5 analysts covering UniFirst Corp (NYSE:UNF), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. UniFirst Corp had 12 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Buy” rating and $190.0 target in Wednesday, January 3 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, October 19. As per Wednesday, December 16, the company rating was upgraded by Sidoti. The company was maintained on Friday, October 6 by Robert W. Baird. Robert W. Baird maintained UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) rating on Tuesday, September 5. Robert W. Baird has “Buy” rating and $163.0 target. The stock of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 28 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) earned “Hold” rating by Zacks on Tuesday, September 1. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of UNF in report on Thursday, October 12 with “Buy” rating. Robert W. Baird downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Friday, July 1 report. The stock of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) earned “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, June 29.

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