Shares of Five Star Quality Care, Inc. (NYSE:FVE) were down 3.6% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as $2.40 and last traded at $2.40, with a volume of 86,372 shares. The stock had previously closed at $2.49.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Five Star Quality Care from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 3rd.

The stock has a 50 day moving average of $2.17 and a 200-day moving average of $2.29. The stock’s market capitalization is $120.71 million.

Five Star Quality Care (NYSE:FVE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 4th. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.03. The company had revenue of $344.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $346.61 million. On average, analysts anticipate that Five Star Quality Care, Inc. will post ($0.18) earnings per share for the current year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Five Star Quality Care stock. GSA Capital Partners LLP increased its stake in Five Star Quality Care, Inc. (NYSE:FVE) by 1.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 687,040 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 7,600 shares during the period. GSA Capital Partners LLP owned 1.40% of Five Star Quality Care worth $2,185,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Five Star Quality Care, Inc operates senior living communities, including independent living communities, assisted living communities and skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). The Company operates through senior living community segment. In the senior living community segment, it operates for its own account or manages for the account of third parties independent living communities, assisted living communities and SNFs that are subject to centralized oversight and provide housing and services to elderly residents.

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