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Medical Properties Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.37 (+2.42%)
(As of 07/1/2022 08:44 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
6.14 million shs
Average Volume
5.93 million shs
Market Capitalization
$9.39 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Medical Properties Trust MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.56 Rating Score
40.7% Upside
$22.00 Price Target
Short Interest
12.84% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.80mentions of Medical Properties Trust in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$6 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.83 to $1.88 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

3.29 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

10th out of 1,355 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

2nd out of 233 stocks

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About Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) Stock

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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Real estate investment trusts
Specialized REITs
Year Founded

Company Calendar

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Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$656.02 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.54 billion
Cash Flow
$1.69 per share
Book Value
$14.16 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$9.39 billion

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Medical Properties Trust Frequently Asked Questions

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

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Medical Properties Trust in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Medical Properties Trust stock.
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What is Medical Properties Trust's stock price forecast for 2022?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Medical Properties Trust's shares. Their MPW stock forecasts range from $15.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Medical Properties Trust's share price to reach $22.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 40.7% from the stock's current price.
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How has Medical Properties Trust's stock performed in 2022?

Medical Properties Trust's stock was trading at $23.63 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, MPW shares have decreased by 33.8% and is now trading at $15.64.
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Are investors shorting Medical Properties Trust?

Medical Properties Trust saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 46,900,000 shares, an increase of 23.3% from the May 31st total of 38,040,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 6,570,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 7.1 days. Approximately 12.8% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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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, August 4th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Medical Properties Trust

How were Medical Properties Trust's earnings last quarter?

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.05 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.47 by $0.58. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $409.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $413.31 million. Medical Properties Trust had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.25% and a net margin of 70.61%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 13.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.42 earnings per share.
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How often does Medical Properties Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Medical Properties Trust?

Medical Properties Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 16th will be given a dividend of $0.29 per share on Thursday, July 14th. This represents a $1.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 15th.
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Is Medical Properties Trust a good dividend stock?

Medical Properties Trust(NYSE:MPW) pays an annual dividend of $1.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.42%. 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 8 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Medical Properties Trust is 62.03%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Medical Properties Trust will have a dividend payout ratio of 61.70% next year. This indicates that Medical Properties Trust will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View Medical Properties Trust's dividend history.

What guidance has Medical Properties Trust issued on next quarter's earnings?

Medical Properties Trust issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.78-$1.82 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

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 58, Pay $4.11M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Emmett E. McLean, Founder, Exec. VP, COO & Sec. (Age 67, Pay $1.58M)
  • Mr. R. Steven Hamner CPA, Founder, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 65, Pay $2.22M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. James Kevin Hanna, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller (Age 49) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • 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. R. Lucas Savage, VP & Head of Global Acquisitions
  • Mr. Charles R. Lambert, VP, Treasurer & MD of Capital Markets (Age 51)

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."

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 $15.64.

How much money does Medical Properties Trust make?

Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) has a market capitalization of $9.39 billion and generates $1.54 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $656.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.869990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Medical Properties Trust have?

Medical Properties Trust employs 112 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 official website for Medical Properties Trust is www.medicalpropertiestrust.com. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at (205) 969-3755, via email at tberryman@medicalpropertiestrust.com, or via fax at 205-969-3756.

This page (NYSE:MPW) was last updated on 7/4/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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