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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda

Medical Properties Trust (MPW) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$4.42
-0.41 (-8.49%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$4.42
$4.84
50-Day Range
$3.52
$5.01
52-Week Range
$2.92
$10.74
Volume
21.56 million shs
Average Volume
16.36 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.65 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
13.57%
Price Target
$5.75

Medical Properties Trust MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.92 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
30.1% Upside
$5.75 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
35.20% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.44
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.18mentions of Medical Properties Trust in the last 14 days
Based on 32 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
5.45%
From $1.10 to $1.16 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.50 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

174th out of 851 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

33rd out of 180 stocks

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About Medical Properties Trust Stock (NYSE:MPW)

Medical Properties Trust Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in acquiring and developing healthcare facilities. The company's portfolio comprises properties across the United States and Europe, including acute care hospitals, long-term acute care hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, and other healthcare facilities.

Since 2003, Medical Properties Trust Inc. has become a leading player in the healthcare real estate industry. The company's strategy is centered on long-term leases with high-quality tenants, providing stable cash flow and reducing the risk associated with occupancy and rental rate volatility. Medical Properties Trust Inc. has a strong track record of growth and profitability. 

One of the critical drivers of Medical Properties Trust Inc.'s success is its focus on the healthcare industry. With an aging population and increasing demand for healthcare services, the healthcare industry is expected to continue growing in the coming years. As a result, the need for healthcare facilities is likely to increase, which should benefit Medical Properties Trust Inc.  

Additionally, the company's focus on long-term leases with high-quality tenants provides stability and predictability, which is especially important in the healthcare industry, where occupancy and rental rate volatility can be high.

Medical Properties Trust Inc. has an excellent management team with a proven track record of success. Under the company's current leadership, Medical Properties Trust Inc. has grown rapidly and consistently outperformed its peers. The company's management team has also demonstrated a commitment to sustainability and social responsibility. In 2020, Medical Properties Trust Inc. was recognized as a leader in sustainability performance.

Medical Properties Trust Inc. is exposed to general economic conditions, regulatory changes, and competition within the healthcare real estate industry. The company's success is also dependent on the performance of its tenants, which may be affected by factors such as changes in healthcare laws, reimbursement rates, and patient volumes. Additionally, the company's focus on healthcare real estate may limit its ability to diversify its portfolio in the event of a downturn in the healthcare industry.

Despite the risks, Medical Properties Trust Inc. has shown resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic has highlighted the critical importance of healthcare facilities, and the company's portfolio of high-quality properties has continued to generate strong cash flows. Medical Properties Trust Inc. has used the pandemic to acquire additional properties at attractive valuations.

Medical Properties Trust Inc. is well-positioned to benefit from several long-term trends in the healthcare industry:

  1. The aging population is expected to increase the demand for healthcare services, including acute care hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, and long-term care facilities.
  2. The shift towards value-based care drives consolidation in the healthcare industry, likely resulting in increased demand for healthcare facilities.
  3. Advances in medical technology are increasing the need for specialized facilities, such as proton therapy and cancer treatment centers.

Medical Properties Trust Inc.'s financial position is strong, with a healthy balance sheet and access to capital markets. The company has consistently maintained an investment-grade credit rating and low capital cost, allowing it to finance growth. Additionally, the company has a diversified tenant base, with no single tenant accounting for more than 4% of its annualized base rent. This provides stability and reduces the risk associated with tenant concentration.

MPW Stock Price History

MPW Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
4/28/2022
Ex-Dividend for 5/1 Dividend
4/19/2024
Today
4/21/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2024
Dividend Payable
5/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
Specialized REITs
CUSIP
58463J30
Employees
121
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$5.75
High Stock Price Target
$10.00
Low Stock Price Target
$4.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+30.1%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.92
Research Coverage
13 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-556,480,000.00
Pretax Margin
-78.78%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$871.80 million
Cash Flow
$0.13 per share
Book Value
$12.74 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
591,791,000
Market Cap
$2.65 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.20

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MPW Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Medical Properties Trust stock right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Medical Properties Trust in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "reduce" MPW shares.
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What is Medical Properties Trust's stock price target for 2024?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Medical Properties Trust's shares. Their MPW share price targets range from $4.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $5.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have MPW shares performed in 2024?

Medical Properties Trust's stock was trading at $4.91 at the beginning of the year. Since then, MPW shares have decreased by 10.0% and is now trading at $4.42.
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When is Medical Properties Trust's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2024.
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How were Medical Properties Trust's earnings last quarter?

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.05 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.58. The real estate investment trust earned $409.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $413.31 million. Medical Properties Trust had a negative net margin of 2.40% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.81%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 13.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.42 earnings per share.

How often does Medical Properties Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Medical Properties Trust?

Medical Properties Trust announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 12th. Investors of record on Monday, April 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, May 1st. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 13.57%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 19th.
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Is Medical Properties Trust a good dividend stock?

Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 13.57%. MPW has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Medical Properties Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Medical Properties Trust investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Energy Transfer (ET), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Medical Properties Trust's major shareholders?

Medical Properties Trust's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.65%), Wilsey Asset Management Inc. (0.57%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.11%), Alaska Permanent Fund Corp (0.09%), Lake Street Private Wealth LLC (0.07%) and Adams Asset Advisors LLC (0.07%). Insiders that own company stock include Edward K Aldag Jr, Michael G Stewart and R Steven Hamner.
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How do I buy shares of Medical Properties Trust?

Shares of MPW stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:MPW) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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