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NYSE:MPW - Medical Properties Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.48 (-2.31 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 01:09 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $20.26
50-Day Range
MA: $20.45
52-Week Range
Now: $20.26
Volume5.15 million shs
Average Volume4.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.48 billion
P/E Ratio14.79
Dividend Yield5.01%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$784.52 million
Cash Flow$2.98 per share
Book Value$12.31 per share


Net Income$1.02 billion


Market Cap$10.48 billion
Next Earnings Date2/6/2020 (Estimated)

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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, November 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, December 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.26 per share on Thursday, January 9th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 11th. View Medical Properties Trust's Dividend History.

How were Medical Properties Trust's earnings last quarter?

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The real estate investment trust reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.12. The real estate investment trust earned $224.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $221.40 million. Medical Properties Trust had a return on equity of 6.36% and a net margin of 41.57%. The company's revenue was up 14.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.35 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 Thursday, February 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Medical Properties Trust.

What price target have analysts set for MPW?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Medical Properties Trust's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Medical Properties Trust's share price to reach $20.28 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Medical Properties Trust.

Has Medical Properties Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about MPW stock has trended extremely negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Medical Properties Trust earned a media sentiment score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Medical Properties Trust.

Are investors shorting Medical Properties Trust?

Medical Properties Trust saw a drop in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 11,240,000 shares, a drop of 5.1% from the September 15th total of 11,850,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,580,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.1 days. Currently, 2.6% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Medical Properties Trust's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Medical Properties Trust's key competitors?

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), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), Verizon Communications (VZ), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Ford Motor (F) and Ares Capital (ARCC).

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 55)
  • Mr. Emmett E. McLean, Co-Founder, COO, Exec. VP, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 64)
  • Mr. R. Steven Hamner, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. James Kevin Hanna, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller (Age 46)
  • Mr. Tim Berryman, Director, Investor Relations

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 State Street Corp (3.60%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.02%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (1.58%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.91%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.34%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.36%). Company insiders that own Medical Properties Trust stock include Edward K Aldag Jr, Emmett E Mclean, G Steven Dawson, Holzgrefe Richard, James Kevin Hanna, Michael G Stewart and R Steven Hamner. 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 Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Barclays PLC, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Hancock Whitney Corp, Systematic Financial Management LP and ARP Americas LP. Company insiders that have sold Medical Properties Trust company stock in the last year include Edward K Aldag Jr, Emmett E Mclean, James Kevin Hanna, Michael G Stewart and R Steven Hamner. 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 Daiwa Securities Group Inc., State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Mackay Shields LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Randolph Co Inc, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought Medical Properties Trust stock in the last two years include G Steven Dawson and Holzgrefe Richard. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Medical Properties Trust's stock price today?

One share of MPW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.26.

How big of a company is Medical Properties Trust?

Medical Properties Trust has a market capitalization of $10.48 billion and generates $784.52 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $1.02 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.37 on an earnings per share basis. Medical Properties Trust employs 77 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Medical Properties Trust.

What is Medical Properties Trust's official website?

The official website for Medical Properties Trust is http://www.medicalpropertiestrust.com/.

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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  332 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  424 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  756
MarketBeat'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 12/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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