Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.21 EPS

Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU) released its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported ($0.15) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.36) by $0.21, Yahoo Finance reports. Capital Senior Living had a negative net margin of 8.06% and a negative return on equity of 240.37%. The business had revenue of $106.13 million during the quarter.

Shares of NYSE:CSU remained flat at $$0.55 on Friday. 72,924 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 264,885. The company has a market cap of $20.08 million, a PE ratio of -0.48 and a beta of 1.98. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $0.73 and its 200 day moving average is $2.34. Capital Senior Living has a 12-month low of $0.45 and a 12-month high of $5.64. The company has a current ratio of 0.49, a quick ratio of 0.49 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 78.19.

In related news, COO Brandon Ribar bought 82,355 shares of Capital Senior Living stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 6th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $0.55 per share, with a total value of $45,295.25. Following the acquisition, the chief operating officer now owns 152,355 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $83,795.25. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. In the last 90 days, insiders have bought 100,655 shares of company stock valued at $57,969. 18.60% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

A number of research analysts have recently commented on the stock. Barclays reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Capital Senior Living in a research report on Wednesday, March 18th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Capital Senior Living from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $0.75 price target for the company in a report on Tuesday, April 7th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $2.55.

Capital Senior Living Company Profile

Capital Senior Living Corporation develops, owns, operates, and manages senior housing communities in the United States. The company provides senior living services to the elderly, including independent living, assisted living, and memory care services. Its independent living services comprise daily meals, transportation, social and recreational activities, laundry, housekeeping, and 24-hour staffing; and access to health screenings, periodic special services, and dietary and similar programs, as well as exercise and fitness classes.

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Earnings History for Capital Senior Living (NYSE:CSU)

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