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Sabra and Care Capital Properties Merger Is Passed

After some dissidents tried to torpedo the deal, shareholders decided bigger was better. Well, the vote is in, and it looks like the merger of Sabra Health Care REIT and Care Capital Properties will go through as planned. It wasn’t easy, and Sabra’s CEO Rick Matros had to deal with two dissident shareholders who controlled […]

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Home Health Under New Pressure

New proposed reimbursement rules sent Kindred Healthcare and other home health stocks plunging, but it is necessary? Well, the home healthcare industry got hit with a jolt last week with proposed new reimbursement rules. The news sent Kindred Healthcare’s shares down 15%, which especially hurt since they are completing their exit from the skilled nursing […]

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An Unprecedented Bull Market For Senior Care Acquisitions

The end of June marks the seventh full year of this unprecedented bull market for seniors housing and care acquisitions. We have hit yet another milestone, as the end of June will represent the seventh consecutive year of a bull market for seniors housing and care acquisitions. Not all bulls, however, are created equal, as […]

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Brookdale and HCR ManorCare May Deal

Brookdale Senior Living is rumored to be in exclusive talks with a Chinese investor, and Carlyle Group may finally get out of its HCR ManorCare position. A new rumor was out yesterday that China-based Zhonghong Zhuoye Group was in exclusive negotiations with Brookdale Senior Living after making an offer to buy the company for $3.0 […]