NYSE:MPW - Medical Properties Trust Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $14.18 -0.15 (-1.05 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$14.33Today's Range$14.10 - $14.3552-Week Range$11.82 - $14.52Volume1.60 million shsAverage Volume2.12 million shsMarket Capitalization$5.13 billionP/E Ratio10.51Dividend Yield7.11%Beta0.72 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is a self-advised real estate investment trust formed to capitalize on the changing trends in healthcare delivery by acquiring and developing net-leased healthcare facilities. MPT's financing model helps facilitate acquisitions and recapitalizations and allows operators of hospitals and other healthcare facilities to unlock the value of their real estate assets to fund facility improvements, technology upgrades and other investments in operations. Facilities include acute care hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, long-term acute care hospitals, and other medical and surgical facilities. For more information, please visit the Company's website at www.medicalpropertiestrust.com. Receive MPW News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MPW 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 SymbolNYSE:MPW CUSIP58463J30 Webwww.medicalpropertiestrust.com Phone205-969-3755 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.27 Current Ratio2.04 Quick Ratio2.04 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.51 Forward P/E Ratio9.99 P/E Growth2.65 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$704.74 million Price / Sales7.34 Cash Flow$1.1856 per share Price / Cash11.96 Book Value$10.53 per share Price / Book1.35 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.35 Net Income$289.79 million Net Margins41.47% Return on Equity8.14% Return on Assets3.64% Miscellaneous Employees66 Outstanding Shares364,740,000Market Cap$5,131.85 Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) Frequently Asked Questions What is Medical Properties Trust's stock symbol? Medical Properties Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MPW." 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 Thursday, May 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 14th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, July 12th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.06%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 13th. View Medical Properties Trust's Dividend History. How were Medical Properties Trust's earnings last quarter? Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.11. The real estate investment trust earned $205.05 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $204.70 million. Medical Properties Trust had a net margin of 41.47% and a return on equity of 8.14%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 31.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.33 earnings per share. View Medical Properties Trust's Earnings History. When is Medical Properties Trust's next earnings date? Medical Properties Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Medical Properties Trust. What guidance has Medical Properties Trust issued on next quarter's earnings? Medical Properties Trust issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.42-1.46 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.43. What price target have analysts set for MPW? 9 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Medical Properties Trust's shares. Their predictions range from $13.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Medical Properties Trust's share price to reach $14.0625 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.8%. View Analyst Ratings for Medical Properties Trust. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Medical Properties Trust? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Medical Properties Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Medical Properties Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Medical Properties Trust include Ventas (VTR), GGP (GGP), Boston Properties (BXP), SBA Communications (SBAC), Host Hotels and Resorts (HST), Realty Income (O), Essex Property Trust (ESS), Vornado Realty Trust (VNO), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE), Gecina (GECFF), ANNALY Cap Mgmt/SH (NLY), HCP (HCP), Extra Space Storage (EXR), Klépierre (KLPEF) and Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA). Who are Medical Properties Trust's key executives? Medical Properties Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Edward K. Aldag Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 54)Mr. Emmett E. McLean, Co-Founder, COO, Exec. VP, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 63)Mr. R. Steven Hamner, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 61)Mr. James Kevin Hanna, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller (Age 45)Mr. Tim Berryman, Director, Investor Relations Has Medical Properties Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about MPW stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Medical Properties Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the real estate investment trust an impact score of 45.46 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are Medical Properties Trust's major shareholders? Medical Properties Trust's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI (0.21%), Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd. (0.18%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.18%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.06%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%) and Pensionfund DSM Netherlands (0.04%). Company insiders that own Medical Properties Trust stock include Edward K Aldag Jr, Edward K Aldag, Jr, G Steven Dawson, James Kevin Hanna, R Steven Hamner and William G Mckenzie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Medical Properties Trust. Which major investors are selling Medical Properties Trust stock? MPW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foundry Partners LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd. and LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI. View Insider Buying and Selling for Medical Properties Trust. Which major investors are buying Medical Properties Trust stock? MPW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denali Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Palo Capital Inc., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Pensionfund Sabic and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Medical Properties Trust. How do I buy shares of Medical Properties Trust? Shares of MPW 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 Medical Properties Trust's stock price today? One share of MPW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.17. How big of a company is Medical Properties Trust? Medical Properties Trust has a market capitalization of $5.13 billion and generates $704.74 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $289.79 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.35 on an earnings per share basis. Medical Properties Trust employs 66 workers across the globe. How can I contact Medical Properties Trust? Medical Properties Trust's mailing address is 1000 URBAN CENTER DRIVE SUITE 501, BIRMINGHAM AL, 35242. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 205-969-3755 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Medical Properties Trust (NYSE MPW)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 224 (Thanks for Voting!)Underperform Votes: 308 (Thanks for Voting!)Total Votes: 532MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Medical Properties Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MPW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MPW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does earnings per share mean?