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Ventas Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.15 (-0.31 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $48.58
50-Day Range
MA: $48.73
52-Week Range
Now: $48.58
Volume2.18 million shs
Average Volume2.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$18.20 billion
P/E Ratio44.16
Dividend Yield3.69%
Ventas, an S&P 500 company, operates at the intersection of two powerful and dynamic industries Â- healthcare and real estate. As one of the world's foremost Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT), we use the power of capital to unlock the value of real estate, partnering with leading care providers, developers, research and medical institutions, innovators and healthcare organizations whose success is buoyed by the demographic tailwind of an aging population. For more than twenty years, Ventas has followed a successful strategy that endures: combining a high-quality diversified portfolio of properties and capital sources to manage through cycles, working with industry leading partners, and a collaborative and experienced team focused on producing consistent growing cash flows and superior returns on a strong balance sheet, ultimately rewarding Ventas shareholders. As of September 30, 2020, Ventas owned or managed through unconsolidated joint ventures approximately 1,200 properties.
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Overall MarketRank

1.65 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

541st out of 1,942 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

130th out of 273 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.87 billion
Cash Flow$4.72 per share
Book Value$28.29 per share


Net Income$433.02 million


Market Cap$18.20 billion
Next Earnings Date2/18/2021 (Estimated)
-0.15 (-0.31 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Ventas (NYSE:VTR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ventas' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Ventas' stock was trading at $37.96 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VTR stock has increased by 28.0% and is now trading at $48.58.
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Is Ventas a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ventas in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Ventas stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VTR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Ventas?

Wall Street analysts have given Ventas a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Ventas wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as Ventas' CEO?

6,978 employees have rated Ventas CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among Ventas' employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Ventas' next earnings date?

Ventas is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 18th 2021.
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How were Ventas' earnings last quarter?

Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 6th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.03. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $918.94 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $891.61 million. Ventas had a net margin of 10.49% and a return on equity of 3.88%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 6.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.96 EPS.
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How often does Ventas pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ventas?

Ventas announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 11th. Stockholders of record on Monday, January 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share on Wednesday, January 20th. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 31st.
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Is Ventas a good dividend stock?

Ventas pays an annual dividend of $1.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.69%. Ventas does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Ventas is 46.75%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Ventas will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.06% next year. This indicates that Ventas will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for VTR?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Ventas' shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Ventas' share price to reach $44.78 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.8%.
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Who are some of Ventas' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ventas own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ventas investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Realty Income (O), The Coca-Cola (KO), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AbbVie (ABBV), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Ventas' key executives?

Ventas' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Debra A. Cafaro, Chairman & CEO (Age 62, Pay $2.99M)
  • Mr. Robert F. Probst, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $2.06M)
  • Mr. John D. Cobb, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 49, Pay $2.11M)
  • Mr. T. Richard Riney J.D., Sr. Advisor (Age 62, Pay $1.85M)
  • Mr. Peter J. Bulgarelli, Exec. VP of Office (Age 59, Pay $1.37M)
  • Mr. Gregory R. Liebbe, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Ms. Bhavana Devulapally, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Juan Sanabria, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Carey Shea Roberts J.D., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Ethics & Compliance Officer (Age 49)
  • Ms. Louise Adhikari, VP of Marketing & Corp. Communications

What is Ventas' stock symbol?

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

Who are Ventas' major shareholders?

Ventas' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.05%), Busey Wealth Management (0.03%), Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%) and Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd (0.01%). Company insiders that own Ventas stock include Debra A Cafaro, Gregory R Liebbe, James D Shelton, John D Cobb, Robert D Reed, Robert F Probst and T Richard Riney.
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Which institutional investors are selling Ventas stock?

VTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Beacon Financial Group, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Thomasville National Bank, Wambolt & Associates LLC, Cypress Capital Group, Pacer Advisors Inc., Summit Financial Wealth Advisors LLC, and Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Ventas stock?

VTR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Limited, Capital Investment Advisors LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Sheets Smith Wealth Management, Weather Gauge Advisory LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Kovack Advisors Inc., and NuWave Investment Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Ventas?

Shares of VTR 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.

What is Ventas' stock price today?

One share of VTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.58.

How big of a company is Ventas?

Ventas has a market capitalization of $18.20 billion and generates $3.87 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $433.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.85 on an earnings per share basis. Ventas employs 516 workers across the globe.

What is Ventas' official website?

The official website for Ventas is www.ventasreit.com.

How can I contact Ventas?

Ventas' mailing address is 353 N. CLARK STREET SUITE 3300, CHICAGO IL, 60654. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 87-483-6827 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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