Ventas Company Profile (NYSE:VTR)

About Ventas

Ventas logoVentas, Inc. is a healthcare real estate investment trust (REIT) with its properties located throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: triple-net leased properties, senior living operations and MOB operations. In its triple-net leased properties segment, the Company acquires and owns seniors housing and healthcare properties throughout the United States and the United Kingdom. Through its senior living operations segment, the Company invests in seniors housing communities throughout the United States and Canada, and engages independent operators to manage approximately 304 of its seniors housing communities. It owns approximately 1,300 properties, including properties classified as held for sale; MOBs; skilled nursing facilities; specialty hospitals, and general acute care hospitals. It leases approximately 575 properties to various healthcare operating companies under triple-net or absolute-net leases.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: REIT - Healthcare Facilities
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized REITs
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VTR
  • CUSIP: 92276F10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $64.98
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $62.01
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $65.39
  • 52-Week Range: $54.99 - $76.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 34.99
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 34.56
  • P/E Growth: 5.41
  • Market Cap: $23.04B
  • Outstanding Shares: 354,623,000
  • Beta: 0.08
  • Net Margins: 18.85%
  • Return on Equity: 6.42%
  • Return on Assets: 2.86%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.06%
  • Current Ratio: 1.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.00%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ventas (NYSE:VTR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $61.25 (5.74% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ventas (NYSE:VTR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/31/2017BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$58.00View Rating Details
11/21/2016MizuhoDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$63.00View Rating Details
11/11/2016Hilliard LyonsUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/29/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/25/2016BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
8/8/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$70.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/7/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHold$64.00View Rating Details
5/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$56.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
3/24/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$60.00View Rating Details
3/21/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetHold$52.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details
2/17/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$70.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
9/14/2015KeyCorpLower Price Target$58.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
9/8/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$65.00 -> $61.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Ventas (NYSE:VTR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/10/2017Q416$1.02$1.03$875.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2016Q316$1.01$1.03$842.66 million$867.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216$1.04$1.04$845.40 million$848.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q116$1.03$1.04$833.89 million$852.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2016Q415$1.01$1.03$810.05 million$841.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q315$1.08$1.09$836.04 million$827.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2015Q215$1.16$1.18$871.22 million$891.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115$1.14$1.18$855.06 million$884.02 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2015Q414$1.12$1.15$783.95 million$803.99 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314$1.11$1.12$749.00 million$779.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q214$1.09$1.09$741.08 million$751.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2014Q114$1.07$1.09$725.56 million$741.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2014Q413$1.06$1.06$706.39 million$732.86 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$1.02$1.04$680.72 million$712.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q213$1.01$1.01$677.71 million$685.85 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q113$1.00$1.03$662.56 million$384.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/15/2013Q412$0.97$0.99$644.71 million$660.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$0.94$0.96$629.80 million$641.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.91$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$0.89$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2011$0.82$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.76$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.74$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.75$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Ventas (NYSE:VTR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.70 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.88 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$1.00$1.03$1.02
Q2 20162$1.05$1.06$1.06
Q3 20162$1.00$1.04$1.02
Q4 20162$1.01$1.03$1.02
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Ventas (NYSE:VTR)
Annual Dividend:$3.10
Dividend Yield:4.77%
Dividend Growth:2.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:166.67% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
182.35% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
164.89% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Ventas (NYSE:VTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ventas (NYSE:VTR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.98%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/19/2016Gregory R LiebbeSVPSell6,943$73.20$508,227.60View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016T Richard RineyEVPSell169,450$72.98$12,366,461.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016John D CobbEVPSell60,000$75.05$4,503,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Douglas Crocker IIDirectorSell5,940$62.91$373,685.40View SEC Filing  
1/27/2016John D. CobbEVPSell2,700$55.66$150,282.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015Debra A CafaroCEOSell7,919$77.00$609,763.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015Debra A CafaroCEOSell9,848$77.01$758,394.48View SEC Filing  
1/9/2015Debra A CafaroCEOSell10,000$76.17$761,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015Debra A CafaroCEOSell70,193$75.13$5,273,600.09View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Debra A CafaroCEOSell77,659$75.05$5,828,307.95View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Debra A CafaroCEOSell142,854$72.52$10,359,772.08View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Debra A CafaroCEOSell29,872$72.52$2,166,317.44View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Debra A CafaroCEOSell142,854$70.12$10,016,922.48View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Debra A CafaroCEOSell89,246$68.53$6,116,028.38View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Ronald G GearyDirectorSell3,170$63.97$202,784.90View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Douglas Crocker IIDirectorBuy10,000$58.01$580,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012T Richard RineyEVPSell52,535$63.78$3,350,682.30View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Ventas (NYSE:VTR)
DateHeadline logoVentas: Why This Senior Housing/Health-Care REIT Is Now a Buy (NYSE:VTR) - February 22 at 11:11 AM
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News IconSell-side Review & Stock Update on Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) - Rockville Register (NYSE:VTR) - February 19 at 7:29 PM
News IconVentas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) News Impact Score At 50 - Stock Observer (NYSE:VTR) - February 19 at 7:29 PM
News IconVentas In Talks to Buy Part or All of Brookdale Senior Living -- Update (NYSE:VTR) - February 18 at 11:23 AM
News IconDividend Growth of Ventas, Inc.(VTR) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:VTR) - February 17 at 5:07 PM logoVENTAS INC Financials (NYSE:VTR) - February 17 at 5:07 PM logoVentas in talks to buy Brookdale Senior - DJ (NYSE:VTR) - February 16 at 6:52 PM
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News IconVentas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) News Impact Score At 75 - Stock Observer (NYSE:VTR) - February 13 at 9:30 AM
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News IconVentas Delivers ‘Warning Shot’ Over Continued Oversupply Pressures (NYSE:VTR) - February 12 at 11:59 PM logoThe All-Clear For Ventas (NYSE:VTR) - February 12 at 11:59 PM logoQ4 2016 Ventas Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:VTR) - February 12 at 11:59 PM logoVENTAS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Financial Statements and (NYSE:VTR) - February 12 at 11:59 PM logoVentas reports 4Q results (NYSE:VTR) - February 12 at 11:59 PM logoVentas' (VTR) Q4 FFO Meet Estimate; Revenues Beat (NYSE:VTR) - February 12 at 11:59 PM logo7:23 am Ventas beats by $0.02, reports revs in-line; reaffirms FY17 guidance (NYSE:VTR) - February 12 at 11:59 PM
News IconTechnical Update on Shares of Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) - Midway Monitor (NYSE:VTR) - February 11 at 6:14 AM logoVentas edges higher after Q4 results - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:VTR) - February 11 at 6:14 AM
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News IconVentas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) Stock Price Target Given At $64.777 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:VTR) - February 10 at 6:32 AM logoVentas (VTR) Q4 Earnings: What's in Store for the Stock? - Nasdaq (NYSE:VTR) - February 10 at 6:32 AM logoVentas (VTR) Q4 Earnings: What's in Store for the Stock? (NYSE:VTR) - February 9 at 6:38 AM
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What is Ventas' stock symbol?

Ventas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VTR."

How often does Ventas pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ventas?

Ventas declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 7th will be given a dividend of $0.775 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $3.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.77%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 3rd.

Where is Ventas' stock going? Where will Ventas' stock price be in 2017?

13 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Ventas' shares. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Ventas' stock price to reach $61.25 in the next twelve months.

When will Ventas announce their earnings?

Ventas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 27th 2017.

Who owns Ventas stock?

Ventas' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (5.81%), FMR LLC (5.76%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.32%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (1.28%), Janus Capital Management LLC (0.42%) and Asset Management One Co. Ltd. (0.39%). Company insiders that own Ventas stock include Douglas Crocker II, Gregory R Liebbe, John D Cobb and T Richard Riney.

Who sold Ventas stock? Who is selling Ventas stock?

Ventas' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Federated Investors Inc. PA, Franklin Resources Inc., Employees Retirement System of Texas, FIL Ltd, Rafferty Asset Management LLC, Independent Order of Foresters, Friedberg Investment Management and Foresters Investment Management Company Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Ventas stock in the last year include Douglas Crocker II, Gregory R Liebbe, John D Cobb and T Richard Riney.

Who bought Ventas stock? Who is buying Ventas stock?

Ventas' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Janus Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, State Street Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC.

How do I buy Ventas stock?

Shares of Ventas can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Ventas stock cost?

One share of Ventas stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.98.

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by Staff