Welltower Company Profile (NYSE:HCN)

About Welltower

Welltower logoWelltower Inc., formerly Health Care REIT, Inc., is a provider of healthcare infrastructure. The Company operates through three segments: triple-net, which includes independent living facilities, independent supportive living facilities (Canada), continuing care retirement communities, assisted living facilities, care homes with and without nursing (United Kingdom), Alzheimer's/dementia care facilities, long-term/post-acute care facilities and hospitals; seniors housing operating, which includes a range of facility types, including independent living facilities and independent supportive living facilities, assisted living facilities, care homes and Alzheimer's/dementia care facilities, and outpatient medical, which includes outpatient medical buildings. It invests in seniors housing operators, post-acute providers and health systems to fund real estate and infrastructure. Welltower, a real estate investment trust, owns properties in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Healthcare Facilities
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: HCN
  • CUSIP: 42217K10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $75.78
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $77.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $70.81
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.01
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.99
  • P/E Growth: 4.21
  • Market Cap: $27.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 357,915,000
  • Beta: 0.43
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Welltower (NYSE:HCN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 12 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.16)
Consensus Price Target: $71.33 (5.87% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Welltower (NYSE:HCN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
8/15/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$79.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$73.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$72.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$72.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
6/30/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$72.00View Rating Details
6/22/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$69.00View Rating Details
5/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$62.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
5/4/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$73.00 -> $76.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/3/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
4/7/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHold$61.00View Rating Details
3/21/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price Target$69.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$60.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
2/20/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/17/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$75.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
9/8/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$78.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details
7/15/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$76.00View Rating Details
1/7/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Welltower (NYSE:HCN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q216$1.14$1.15$1.04 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$1.12$1.13$1.02 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$1.12$1.13$977.10 million$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$1.10$1.12$957.93 million$978.99 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$1.08$1.09$922.79 million$957.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q115$1.04$1.04$893.60 million$894.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2015Q414$1.02$1.03$855.44 million$867.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$1.03$1.04$834.10 million$847.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2014Q214$1.02$1.06$807.17 million$826.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.98$1.00$796.68 million$801.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.97$0.99$791.15 million$788.58 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.96$0.97$635.72 million$786.93 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q213$0.92$0.93$665.74 million$682.13 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q113$0.91$0.91$541.53 million$633.92 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q412$0.84$0.85$497.64 million$500.66 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.89$0.91$465.97 million$474.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.88$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.87$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.90$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.88$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.87$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.73$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2011$0.77$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Welltower (NYSE:HCN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.74 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.13$1.13$1.13
Q2 20163$1.12$1.14$1.13
Q3 20163$1.14$1.16$1.15
Q4 20163$1.13$1.17$1.15
Q1 20172$1.15$1.17$1.16
Q2 20172$1.17$1.21$1.19
Q3 20172$1.17$1.22$1.20
Q4 20172$1.19$1.24$1.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Welltower (NYSE:HCN)
Annual Dividend:$3.44
Dividend Yield:4.54%
Payout Ratio:185.95% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
75.27% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
72.57% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:3.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Welltower (NYSE:HCN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Welltower (NYSE:HCN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/8/2016Scott M BrinkerEVPSell18,424$76.63$1,411,831.12View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Scott A EstesCFOSell3,192$78.97$252,072.24View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Scott A EstesCFOSell3,193$76.39$243,913.27View SEC Filing  
6/17/2016Erin C IbeleEVPSell1,955$73.74$144,161.70View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Scott A EstesCFOSell14,790$70.48$1,042,399.20View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Erin C IbeleEVPSell2,500$72.10$180,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Fred S KlipschDirectorSell1,953$68.93$134,620.29View SEC Filing  
3/29/2016Scott M BrinkerEVPSell1,294$69.58$90,036.52View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Fred S KlipschDirectorSell2,269$65.75$149,186.75View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Thomas J DerosaCEOBuy33,150$61.19$2,028,448.50View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Fred S KlipschDirectorSell1,500$63.84$95,760.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Fred S KlipschDirectorSell2,000$58.95$117,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Fred S KlipschDirectorSell29,521$63.95$1,887,867.95View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Fred S KlipschDirectorSell3,500$62.82$219,870.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015Erin C IbeleEVPSell550$67.14$36,927.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Jeffrey H MillerCOOSell2,654$68.13$180,817.02View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Jeffrey H MillerCOOSell2,662$67.83$180,563.46View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$67.77$67,770.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Erin C IbeleEVPSell1,602$71.68$114,831.36View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Jeffrey H MillerCOOSell2,662$71.40$190,066.80View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$71.95$71,950.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Erin C IbeleEVPSell1,602$75.26$120,566.52View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Jeffrey H MillerCOOSell2,662$76.13$202,658.06View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Scott A EstesCFOSell3,831$76.15$291,730.65View SEC Filing  
4/10/2015Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$76.90$76,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Erin C IbeleEVPSell1,602$77.55$124,235.10View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$74.21$74,210.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Michael A CrabtreeVPSell1,000$77.02$77,020.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Erin C IbeleEVPSell1,584$77.74$123,140.16View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$76.97$76,970.00View SEC Filing  
1/20/2015Erin C IbeleEVPSell1,600$83.83$134,128.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015Charles J Herman JrEVPSell20,372$83.27$1,696,376.44View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Jeffrey H MillerCOOSell6,656$81.93$545,326.08View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$79.76$79,760.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Michael A CrabtreeVPSell1,000$76.71$76,710.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Erin C IbeleEVPSell1,600$77.45$123,920.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Paul D Nungester JrInsiderSell4,880$75.72$369,513.60View SEC Filing  
12/5/2014Michael A CrabtreeVPSell1,000$74.76$74,760.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Scott A EstesCFOSell3,000$71.89$215,670.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Scott M BrinkerEVPSell4,286$70.84$303,620.24View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Michael A CrabtreeVPSell1,000$72.14$72,140.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2014Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$66.46$66,460.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2014Erin C IbeleEVPSell175$65.00$11,375.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Michael A CrabtreeVPSell1,000$63.04$63,040.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Erin C IbeleEVPSell790$63.45$50,125.50View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Scott A EstesCFOSell3,000$63.45$190,350.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$66.36$66,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Michael A CrabtreeVPSell1,000$67.41$67,410.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Michael A CrabtreeVPSell1,000$65.90$65,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Scott A EstesCFOSell3,000$65.69$197,070.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$63.28$63,280.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Erin C IbeleVPSell790$63.03$49,793.70View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Scott A EstesCFOSell3,000$63.05$189,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2014Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$63.00$63,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Michael A CrabtreeVPSell2,663$62.35$166,038.05View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Scott A EstesCFOSell8,616$62.68$540,050.88View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Timothy J NaughtonDirectorBuy2,400$62.34$149,616.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Charles J Herman JrEVPSell1,000$63.03$63,030.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Charles Herman, Jr.EVPSell4,000$63.00$252,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Jeffrey H MillerEVPSell1,156$65.00$75,140.00View SEC Filing  
10/17/2013Jeffrey H MillerEVPSell1,156$65.00$75,140.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2013Scott A EstesCFOSell2,000$63.49$126,980.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Scott EstesCFOSell4,000$63.00$252,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Jeffrey H MillerEVPSell2,699$64.67$174,544.33View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Scott A EstesCFOSell2,000$67.39$134,780.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Jeffrey H MillerEVPSell2,214$67.51$149,467.14View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013R Scott TrumbullDirectorSell10,151$66.91$679,203.41View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Scott A EstesCFOSell2,587$67.62$174,932.94View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013George L ChapmanCEOSell21,001$67.43$1,416,097.43View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Jeffrey H MillerEVPSell2,250$67.43$151,717.50View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Fred S KlipschDirectorBuy3,500$69.60$243,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Scott A EstesCFOSell2,500$76.51$191,275.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Charles J Herman JrEVPSell10,000$59.31$593,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Welltower (NYSE:HCN) Chart for Saturday, August, 27, 2016

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