Medical Properties Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.28 (+1.32 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.22 million shs
Average Volume3.85 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.55 billion
P/E Ratio24.69
Dividend Yield5.21%
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs
Phone(205) 969-3755
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$854.20 million
Cash Flow$1.06 per share
Book Value$13.58 per share


Net Income$374.68 million




Market Cap$12.55 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2021 (Estimated)

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About Medical Properties Trust

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is a self-advised real estate investment trust formed in 2003 to acquire and develop net-leased hospital facilities. From its inception in Birmingham, Alabama, the Company has grown to become one of the world's largest owners of hospitals with 431 facilities and roughly 43,000 licensed beds in nine countries and across four continents on a pro forma basis. MPT's financing model facilitates acquisitions and recapitalizations and allows operators of hospitals to unlock the value of their real estate assets to fund facility improvements, technology upgrades and other investments in operations.


Overall MarketRank

1.99 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

206th out of 1,937 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

34th out of 274 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Medical Properties Trust a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research 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. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Medical Properties Trust stock.
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When is Medical Properties Trust's next earnings date?

Medical Properties Trust is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 29th 2021.
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How were Medical Properties Trust's earnings last quarter?

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 29th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.14. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $362.77 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $347.16 million. Medical Properties Trust had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.60% and a net margin of 38.50%. Medical Properties Trust's revenue for the quarter was up 23.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.37 EPS.
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How has Medical Properties Trust's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Medical Properties Trust's stock was trading at $19.60 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MPW stock has increased by 9.6% and is now trading at $21.48.
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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, February 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Thursday, April 8th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 17th. This is a positive change from Medical Properties Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27.
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Is Medical Properties Trust a good dividend stock?

Medical Properties Trust pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.21%. MPW has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Medical Properties Trust has been increasing its dividend for 6 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Medical Properties Trust is 86.15%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Medical Properties Trust will have a dividend payout ratio of 65.88% next year. This indicates that Medical Properties Trust will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Medical Properties Trust issued on next quarter's earnings?

Medical Properties Trust issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of 1.720-1.760 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for MPW?

9 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Medical Properties Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect Medical Properties Trust's stock price to reach $22.78 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Medical Properties Trust's key executives?

Medical Properties Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Edward K. Aldag Jr., Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57, Pay $4.13M)
  • Mr. Emmett E. McLean, Founder, Exec. VP, COO & Sec. (Age 66, Pay $1.58M)
  • Mr. R. Steven Hamner, Founder, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 64, Pay $2.26M)
  • Mr. James Kevin Hanna, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller (Age 48)
  • Mr. Tim Berryman, Managing Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Andrew T. Babin C.F.A., Sr. Managing Director of Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Rosa H. Hooper, VP and MD of Asset Management & Underwriting
  • Mr. Jamey Ramsey, Managing Director of Tax
  • Mr. Charles R. Lambert, Treasurer & MD of Capital Markets (Age 50)

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), 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).

What is Medical Properties Trust's stock symbol?

Medical Properties Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MPW."

Who are Medical Properties Trust's major shareholders?

Medical Properties Trust's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.88%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (1.11%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.73%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.41%), Swiss National Bank (0.38%) and Rhumbline Advisers (0.28%). 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.
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Which institutional investors are selling Medical Properties Trust stock?

MPW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Cibc World Markets Corp, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Denali Advisors LLC, and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC. 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.
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Which institutional investors are buying Medical Properties Trust stock?

MPW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC, GSB Wealth Management LLC, Swiss National Bank, Alliancebernstein L.P., Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Palladium Partners LLC, and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have bought Medical Properties Trust stock in the last two years include G Steven Dawson, and Holzgrefe Richard.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Medical Properties Trust's stock price today?

One share of MPW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.48.

How much money does Medical Properties Trust make?

Medical Properties Trust has a market capitalization of $12.55 billion and generates $854.20 million in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $374.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.30 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Medical Properties Trust have?

Medical Properties Trust employs 106 workers across the globe.

What is Medical Properties Trust's official website?

The official website for Medical Properties Trust is

Where are Medical Properties Trust's headquarters?

Medical Properties Trust is headquartered at 1000 URBAN CENTER DRIVE SUITE 501, BIRMINGHAM AL, 35242.

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]

This page was last updated on 5/10/2021 by Staff
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