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Medical Properties Trust (MPW) Competitors

$4.36
+0.15 (+3.56%)
(As of 02:58 PM ET)

MPW vs. NHI, DRH, PEB, EPR, RLJ, SBRA, CXW, LTC, SVC, and DHC

Should you be buying Medical Properties Trust stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Medical Properties Trust include National Health Investors (NHI), DiamondRock Hospitality (DRH), Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (PEB), EPR Properties (EPR), RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ), Sabra Health Care REIT (SBRA), CoreCivic (CXW), LTC Properties (LTC), Service Properties Trust (SVC), and Diversified Healthcare Trust (DHC). These companies are all part of the "specialized reits" industry.

Medical Properties Trust vs.

National Health Investors (NYSE:NHI) and Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, community ranking and institutional ownership.

National Health Investors has a net margin of 42.40% compared to National Health Investors' net margin of -2.40%. Medical Properties Trust's return on equity of 10.65% beat National Health Investors' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
National Health Investors42.40% 10.65% 5.41%
Medical Properties Trust -2.40%-6.81%-2.92%

Medical Properties Trust received 68 more outperform votes than National Health Investors when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 58.27% of users gave Medical Properties Trust an outperform vote while only 56.30% of users gave National Health Investors an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
National Health InvestorsOutperform Votes
344
56.30%
Underperform Votes
267
43.70%
Medical Properties TrustOutperform Votes
412
58.27%
Underperform Votes
295
41.73%

62.1% of National Health Investors shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 76.5% of Medical Properties Trust shares are owned by institutional investors. 7.3% of National Health Investors shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Medical Properties Trust shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

National Health Investors pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. Medical Properties Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 14.3%. National Health Investors pays out 115.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Medical Properties Trust pays out -63.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Medical Properties Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

National Health Investors has a beta of 0.92, suggesting that its share price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Medical Properties Trust has a beta of 1.11, suggesting that its share price is 11% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, National Health Investors had 10 more articles in the media than Medical Properties Trust. MarketBeat recorded 22 mentions for National Health Investors and 12 mentions for Medical Properties Trust. Medical Properties Trust's average media sentiment score of 0.83 beat National Health Investors' score of 0.76 indicating that National Health Investors is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
National Health Investors
4 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Medical Properties Trust
7 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

National Health Investors currently has a consensus price target of $58.00, indicating a potential upside of 0.93%. Medical Properties Trust has a consensus price target of $7.62, indicating a potential upside of 81.10%. Given National Health Investors' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Medical Properties Trust is more favorable than National Health Investors.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
National Health Investors
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43
Medical Properties Trust
5 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.77

National Health Investors has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Medical Properties Trust. Medical Properties Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than National Health Investors, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
National Health Investors$319.83M7.80$135.65M$3.1318.36
Medical Properties Trust$871.80M2.89-$556.48M-$0.94-4.47

Summary

National Health Investors beats Medical Properties Trust on 12 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


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MPW vs. The Competition

MetricMedical Properties TrustReal estate investment trusts IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.50B$6.66B$8.08B$17.47B
Dividend Yield14.39%6.98%10.45%3.58%
P/E Ratio-4.4733.9256.7921.38
Price / Sales2.896.743,594.548.10
Price / Cash53.2815.3629.2416.96
Price / Book0.332.432.605.87
Net Income-$556.48M$161.07M$803.44M$863.03M
7 Day Performance9.51%0.06%0.14%0.97%
1 Month Performance28.99%-1.82%0.12%1.92%
1 Year Performance-58.24%-6.17%5.09%105.16%

Medical Properties Trust Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NHI
National Health Investors
4.1165 of 5 stars
$58.85
+1.2%
$58.00
-1.4%
+4.5%$2.55B$319.83M18.8025Analyst Upgrade
Insider Buying
Analyst Revision
DRH
DiamondRock Hospitality
0.6723 of 5 stars
$9.18
+0.8%
$9.75
+6.2%
+7.8%$1.92B$1.07B25.5030Earnings Report
PEB
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust
3.1041 of 5 stars
$15.60
-0.2%
$14.50
-7.1%
+11.1%$1.88B$1.42B-16.0858Insider Selling
EPR
EPR Properties
4.689 of 5 stars
$41.48
-1.2%
$48.55
+17.0%
+0.6%$3.12B$658.03M21.4955Dividend Increase
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
RLJ
RLJ Lodging Trust
4.6218 of 5 stars
$11.48
-1.0%
$13.70
+19.3%
+4.8%$1.79B$1.19B37.0376Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Positive News
SBRA
Sabra Health Care REIT
0.9612 of 5 stars
$14.03
+0.6%
$15.27
+8.8%
+16.5%$3.24B$624.81M-35.9742Analyst Report
CXW
CoreCivic
3.7413 of 5 stars
$14.63
+1.2%
$17.00
+16.2%
+56.8%$1.65B$1.90B24.8011,194Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
LTC
LTC Properties
1.6741 of 5 stars
$31.70
+0.9%
$34.33
+8.3%
-12.2%$1.37B$197.24M14.6824Analyst Revision
Positive News
SVC
Service Properties Trust
3.9246 of 5 stars
$7.47
+0.7%
$9.25
+23.8%
-38.1%$1.24B$1.86B-57.46N/A
DHC
Diversified Healthcare Trust
4.0536 of 5 stars
$3.21
+7.0%
$4.50
+40.2%
+234.7%$771.84M$1.28B-3.00N/AShort Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage

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This page (NYSE:MPW) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff