Sei Investments Co. Has $34.43 Million Holdings in Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR)

Sei Investments Co. lifted its holdings in Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTRFree Report) by 38.1% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 817,121 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after acquiring an additional 225,420 shares during the quarter. Sei Investments Co.’s holdings in Ventas were worth $34,425,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of VTR. Covestor Ltd grew its stake in Ventas by 86.2% during the second quarter. Covestor Ltd now owns 555 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $26,000 after buying an additional 257 shares in the last quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp raised its holdings in Ventas by 151.1% in the 3rd quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 796 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $34,000 after buying an additional 479 shares during the last quarter. Fairfield Bush & CO. bought a new position in Ventas in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $41,000. Ronald Blue Trust Inc. raised its holdings in Ventas by 421.7% in the 3rd quarter. Ronald Blue Trust Inc. now owns 986 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $42,000 after buying an additional 797 shares during the last quarter. Finally, NBC Securities Inc. bought a new position in Ventas in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $44,000. 93.48% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Ventas Stock Up 0.2 %

Shares of NYSE VTR opened at $43.53 on Friday. Ventas, Inc. has a 12 month low of $39.33 and a 12 month high of $50.99. The company has a current ratio of 0.51, a quick ratio of 0.51 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.41. The firm has a market capitalization of $17.52 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -395.69, a PEG ratio of 2.42 and a beta of 1.26. The business has a 50-day moving average of $46.26 and a 200-day moving average of $44.92.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

VTR has been the subject of several analyst reports. StockNews.com lowered shares of Ventas from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 13th. Wells Fargo & Company reiterated an “equal weight” rating and issued a $46.00 price objective (down previously from $52.00) on shares of Ventas in a research note on Monday, February 26th. Bank of America raised shares of Ventas from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and lifted their price target for the company from $48.00 to $53.00 in a research report on Tuesday, January 16th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft began coverage on shares of Ventas in a research report on Tuesday, January 30th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $60.00 price target for the company. Finally, Mizuho lifted their price objective on shares of Ventas from $53.00 to $56.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 3rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, the company presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of $51.54.

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Ventas Inc (NYSE: VTR) is a leading S&P 500 real estate investment trust focused on delivering strong, sustainable shareholder returns by enabling exceptional environments that benefit a large and growing aging population. The Company's growth is fueled by its senior housing communities, which provide valuable services to residents and enable them to thrive in supported environments.

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