MGM: Land & Buildings Decides To Go Big

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MGM: Land & Buildings Decides To Go Big by Stock Pucker

  • L&B is taking on one of the best-known casino operators, despite being relatively unknown itself.
  • L&B thinks in the base case there’s upside to $33 a share, and in the bull case, $55 a share.
  • It appears that MGM’s stock has been pressured of late due to Macau concerns, perhaps, justifiably.

Land & Buildings (“L&B”) has been quietly waging battles in the real estate space for some time. Its specialty is REITs and real estate companies. During October of last year, we noted that L&B was working on unlocking value in Pennsylvania REIT ($PEI). It’s the fund’s second-largest holding.

It’s now taking on the $10 billion market cap casino operator, MGM ($MGM). L&B has put together a 50-page presentation on MGM.

It’s also nominated four directors for the 11-person board. Its four nominees include the former Hilton CFO – Matt Hart; former Equity Office CEO – Richard Kincaid; former PE firm and law firm partner – Marc Weisman; and L&B founder – Jonathan Litt.  Read the full piece here

Land & Buildings Presentation on MGM

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