WINTON GROUP Ltd Acquires 276 Shares of National HealthCare Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC)

WINTON GROUP Ltd raised its holdings in shares of National HealthCare Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) by 1.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 16,996 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 276 shares during the period. WINTON GROUP Ltd owned approximately 0.11% of National HealthCare worth $1,188,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Captrust Financial Advisors raised its position in shares of National HealthCare by 303.0% during the 1st quarter. Captrust Financial Advisors now owns 403 shares of the company’s stock valued at $32,000 after acquiring an additional 303 shares during the last quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of National HealthCare by 1,021.0% in the 2nd quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 1,121 shares of the company’s stock valued at $78,000 after buying an additional 1,021 shares in the last quarter. The PNC Financial Services Group Inc. increased its position in shares of National HealthCare by 2,381.0% in the 1st quarter. The PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 1,042 shares of the company’s stock valued at $82,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter. Stonebridge Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of National HealthCare in the 1st quarter valued at $117,000. Finally, Rehmann Capital Advisory Group bought a new stake in shares of National HealthCare in the 1st quarter valued at $214,000. Institutional investors own 45.35% of the company’s stock.

NHC opened at $68.41 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01, a current ratio of 1.71 and a quick ratio of 1.68. National HealthCare Co. has a 12 month low of $58.68 and a 12 month high of $79.73. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.06 billion, a P/E ratio of 6.33 and a beta of 0.25.

National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC) last released its earnings results on Friday, August 6th. The company reported $0.93 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $263.16 million during the quarter. National HealthCare had a return on equity of 6.93% and a net margin of 16.25%.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 30th will be issued a dividend of $0.52 per share. This represents a $2.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 29th.

About National HealthCare

National HealthCare Corp. engages in the provision of nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, independent living facilities and homecare programs. It provides sub and post-acute nursing care, intermediate nursing care, rehabilitative care, senior living services and home health care services.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for National HealthCare (NYSEAMERICAN:NHC)

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