NYSE:LTC - LTC Properties Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $44.38 -0.04 (-0.09 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$44.42Today's Range$44.11 - $44.7552-Week Range$34.46 - $47.07Volume142,301 shsAverage Volume169,815 shsMarket Capitalization$1.74 billionP/E Ratio14.32Dividend Yield5.19%Beta0.32 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email LTC is a self-administered real estate investment trust that primarily invests in seniors housing and health care properties primarily through sale-leaseback transactions, mortgage financing and structured finance solutions including mezzanine lending. At September 30, 2018, LTC had 199 investments located in 28 states, comprising 103 assisted living communities, 95 skilled nursing centers and 1 behavioral health care hospital. Assisted living communities, independent living communities, memory care communities and combinations thereof are included in the assisted living property type. Receive LTC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LTC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:LTC Previous Symbol CUSIP50217510 Webwww.ltcreit.com Phone805-981-8655Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.81 Current Ratio8.91 Quick Ratio8.91Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.32 Forward P/E Ratio14.60 P/E Growth3.57 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$168.07 million Price / Sales10.47 Cash Flow$3.2442 per share Price / Cash Flow13.68 Book Value$19.17 per share Price / Book2.32Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.10 Net Income$87.34 million Net Margins86.31% Return on Equity18.31% Return on Assets9.63%Miscellaneous Employees20 Outstanding Shares39,657,000Market Cap$1.74 billion OptionableOptionable LTC Properties (NYSE:LTC) Frequently Asked Questions What is LTC Properties' stock symbol? LTC Properties trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LTC." How often does LTC Properties pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for LTC Properties? LTC Properties declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, January 3rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 20th will be given a dividend of $0.19 per share on Thursday, February 28th. This represents a $2.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 19th. View LTC Properties' Dividend History. How were LTC Properties' earnings last quarter? LTC Properties Inc (NYSE:LTC) issued its earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.88 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.75 by $0.13. The real estate investment trust earned $34.21 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $34.12 million. LTC Properties had a net margin of 86.31% and a return on equity of 18.31%. View LTC Properties' Earnings History. When is LTC Properties' next earnings date? LTC Properties is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for LTC Properties. What price target have analysts set for LTC? 5 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for LTC Properties' shares. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate LTC Properties' share price to reach $42.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for LTC Properties. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for LTC Properties? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LTC Properties in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for LTC Properties. What are Wall Street analysts saying about LTC Properties stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about LTC Properties stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "LTC Properties, Inc., a health care real estate investment trust, invests primarily in long-term care and other health care related facilities through mortgage loans, facility lease transactions and other investments. Their primary objectives are to sustain and enhance stockholder equity value and provide current income for distribution to stockholders through real estate investments in long-term care facilities and other health care related facilities managed by experienced operators providing quality care. " (11/10/2018) 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "We are reiterating our Overweight rating on LTC, and we are raising price target to $46 from $45, and raising our 2018-19 outlook modesly on evidence that Anthem is stabilizing and its increased liquidity, which we believe could herald some pickup in acquisitions, after a relatively long slow spell. LTC’s 2Q18 numbers were in-line with our estimates, although normalized AFFO was higher (lower straight line rent), and the company raised its FFO guidance by $0.03. LTC was relatively active in 2Q18, selling the Sunrise portfolio (six properties), establishing relationships with five new private pay regional operators, acquiring two memory care communities in Texas, and amending its credit agreement." (8/9/2018) Has LTC Properties been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about LTC stock have been trending somewhat negative on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. LTC Properties earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of LTC Properties' key competitors? Some companies that are related to LTC Properties include Kimco Realty (KIM), Kilroy Realty (KRC), Liberty Property Trust (LPT), Macerich (MAC), Store Capital (STOR), American Homes 4 Rent (AMH), Medical Properties Trust (MPW), Douglas Emmett (DEI), American Campus Communities (ACC), Starwood Property Trust (STWD), CyrusOne (CONE), Healthcare Trust Of America (HTA), CubeSmart (CUBE), New Residential Investment (NRZ) and EPR Properties (EPR). Who are LTC Properties' key executives? LTC Properties' management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Wendy L. Simpson, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 69)Ms. Pamela J. Shelley-Kessler CPA, CPA, Exec. VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)Mr. Clint B. Malin, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 45)Mr. Douglas A. Korey, Sr. VP & MD of Bus. Devel.Ms. Mandi Hogan, VP of Marketing Who are LTC Properties' major shareholders? LTC Properties' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.19%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%), Gradient Investments LLC (0.01%), Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.01%) and Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. (0.00%). Company insiders that own LTC Properties stock include Boyd W Hendrickson, James Pieczynski and Timothy Triche. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LTC Properties. Which institutional investors are selling LTC Properties stock? LTC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Gradient Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for LTC Properties. Which institutional investors are buying LTC Properties stock? LTC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Contravisory Investment Management Inc., Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for LTC Properties. How do I buy shares of LTC Properties? Shares of LTC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is LTC Properties' stock price today? One share of LTC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.38. How big of a company is LTC Properties? LTC Properties has a market capitalization of $1.74 billion and generates $168.07 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $87.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.10 on an earnings per share basis. LTC Properties employs 20 workers across the globe. What is LTC Properties' official website? The official website for LTC Properties is http://www.ltcreit.com. How can I contact LTC Properties? LTC Properties' mailing address is 2829 TOWNSGATE ROAD SUITE 350, WESTLAKE VILLAGE CA, 91361. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 805-981-8655 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for LTC Properties (NYSE LTC)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 235 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 307 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 542MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about LTC Properties and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LTC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LTC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Investors Open a Backdoor Roth IRA?