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

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$17.22 +0.24 (+1.41 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 05:59 AM ET)
Previous Close$16.98
Today's Range$17.03 - $17.26
52-Week Range$12.27 - $18.92
Volume4.44 million shs
Average Volume3.60 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.38 billion
P/E Ratio12.57
Dividend Yield5.89%
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$784.52 million
Cash Flow$3.1423 per share
Book Value$12.31 per share


Net Income$1.02 billion


Market Cap$6.38 billion
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)

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 Friday, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 14th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, April 11th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.81%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 13th. View Medical Properties Trust's Dividend History.

How were Medical Properties Trust's earnings last quarter?

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.31. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $180.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $179.68 million. Medical Properties Trust had a return on equity of 8.83% and a net margin of 129.59%. The firm's revenue was down 11.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.37 EPS. 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, May 2nd 2019. 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, February, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.42-1.46 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.37.

What price target have analysts set for MPW?

8 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Medical Properties Trust's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Medical Properties Trust's share price to reach $17.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Medical Properties Trust.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Medical Properties Trust?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Medical Properties Trust in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Medical Properties Trust.

Has Medical Properties Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about MPW stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Medical Properties Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Verizon Communications (VZ), Prospect Capital (PSEC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Ford Motor (F), Kinder Morgan (KMI) and ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY).

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC (0.34%), LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI (0.18%), Strs Ohio (0.14%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), American Financial Advisors LLC (0.13%) and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.11%). Company insiders that own Medical Properties Trust stock include Edward K Aldag Jr, Emmett E Mclean, G Steven Dawson, 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 Eqis Capital Management Inc., Denali Advisors LLC, Strs Ohio, LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI, Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Denali Advisors LLC and Pensionfund Sabic. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC, American Financial Advisors LLC, Boston Advisors LLC, Dorsey Wright & Associates, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Reinhart Partners Inc., Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV and Global Trust Asset 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 $17.22.

How big of a company is Medical Properties Trust?

Medical Properties Trust has a market capitalization of $6.38 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.

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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  274 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  373 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  647
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 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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