Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in Capital Senior Living Co. (NYSE:CSU) by 7.5% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 1,438,042 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 100,489 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP’s holdings in Capital Senior Living were worth $20,219,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Sei Investments Co. raised its position in shares of Capital Senior Living by 24.4% in the first quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 8,428 shares of the company’s stock worth $118,000 after buying an additional 1,654 shares in the last quarter. Trexquant Investment LP bought a new position in shares of Capital Senior Living during the first quarter worth $195,000. American International Group Inc. raised its position in shares of Capital Senior Living by 7.0% in the first quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 17,313 shares of the company’s stock worth $243,000 after buying an additional 1,135 shares in the last quarter. MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd bought a new position in shares of Capital Senior Living during the first quarter worth $306,000. Finally, Marshall Wace North America L.P. bought a new position in shares of Capital Senior Living during the first quarter worth $306,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 98.88% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Capital Senior Living Co. (NYSE CSU) traded down 0.58% during trading on Friday, hitting $12.05. 93,212 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $14.39 and its 200 day moving average price is $14.76. The firm’s market capitalization is $355.48 million. Capital Senior Living Co. has a 12 month low of $11.78 and a 12 month high of $17.92.

Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported ($0.08) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.08. The company had revenue of $116.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $117.22 million. Capital Senior Living had a negative net margin of 6.71% and a negative return on equity of 33.41%. The firm’s revenue was up 5.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.15) EPS. On average, equities research analysts expect that Capital Senior Living Co. will post ($1.58) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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A number of brokerages recently weighed in on CSU. Stifel Nicolaus upped their target price on shares of Capital Senior Living from $13.00 to $15.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. BidaskClub lowered shares of Capital Senior Living from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Capital Senior Living from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $16.00 target price for the company in a research report on Friday, May 5th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $17.33.

In other Capital Senior Living news, VP Joseph G. Solari sold 3,000 shares of Capital Senior Living stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.97, for a total transaction of $47,910.00. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 43,364 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $692,523.08. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Insiders own 7.10% of the company’s stock.

Capital Senior Living Company Profile

Capital Senior Living Corporation is an operator of senior housing communities in the United States. The Company provides senior living services to the elderly, including independent living and assisted living services, and provides home care services at one of its communities. Its continuum of care integrates independent living and assisted living and is bridged by home care through independent home care agencies or its home care agency, sustains residents’ autonomy and independence based on their physical and mental abilities.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU)

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