Amalgamated Bank lifted its holdings in shares of Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) by 28.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 37,958 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,442 shares during the period. Amalgamated Bank’s holdings in Omega Healthcare Investors were worth $1,253,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Ffcm LLC boosted its position in shares of Omega Healthcare Investors by 197.6% during the 2nd quarter. Ffcm LLC now owns 3,402 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $115,000 after purchasing an additional 2,259 shares in the last quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. boosted its position in shares of Omega Healthcare Investors by 167.7% during the 2nd quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 3,432 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $113,000 after purchasing an additional 2,150 shares in the last quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Omega Healthcare Investors by 656.6% during the 2nd quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 6,015 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $193,000 after purchasing an additional 5,220 shares in the last quarter. ARP Americas LLC bought a new stake in shares of Omega Healthcare Investors during the 2nd quarter valued at about $218,000. Finally, Schnieders Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Omega Healthcare Investors during the 2nd quarter valued at about $226,000. Institutional investors own 72.84% of the company’s stock.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on the company. BidaskClub upgraded Omega Healthcare Investors from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 22nd. ValuEngine lowered Omega Healthcare Investors from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Omega Healthcare Investors from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 8th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a hold rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $34.38.

Shares of Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (OHI) opened at 32.09 on Friday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $31.57 and its 200 day moving average price is $32.50. Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. has a 12 month low of $28.11 and a 12 month high of $36.68. The company has a market cap of $6.33 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.93 and a beta of 0.51.

Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.49 by ($0.16). Omega Healthcare Investors had a net margin of 40.20% and a return on equity of 8.88%. The business had revenue of $194.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $194.59 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.87 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts expect that Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. will post $1.77 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In related news, COO Daniel J. Booth sold 20,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, June 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.65, for a total transaction of $693,000.00. Following the transaction, the chief operating officer now owns 90,335 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,130,107.75. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CFO Robert O. Stephenson sold 23,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.58, for a total value of $795,340.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 68,978 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,385,259.24. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 4.54% of the stock is owned by insiders.

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About Omega Healthcare Investors

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc is a self-administered real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company maintains a portfolio of long-term healthcare facilities and mortgages on healthcare facilities located in the United States and the United Kingdom. It operates through the segment, which consists of investments in healthcare-related real estate properties.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI)

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