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Welltower Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:WELL)

$89.82
+0.36 (+0.40%)
(As of 12/4/2023 ET)
Compare
Today's Range
$88.25
$89.98
50-Day Range
$79.28
$90.10
52-Week Range
$62.62
$90.63
Volume
2.72 million shs
Average Volume
2.46 million shs
Market Capitalization
$49.71 billion
P/E Ratio
187.13
Dividend Yield
2.72%
Price Target
$89.38

Welltower MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.69 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
0.5% Downside
$89.38 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.49% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.13
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.74mentions of Welltower in the last 14 days
Based on 16 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
9.97%
From $3.61 to $3.97 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.53 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

227th out of 822 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

44th out of 174 stocks


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About Welltower Stock (NYSE:WELL)

Welltower Inc. (NYSE:WELL), a real estate investment trust ("REIT") and S&P 500 company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, is driving the transformation of health care infrastructure. Welltower invests with leading seniors housing operators, post-acute providers and health systems to fund the real estate infrastructure needed to scale innovative care delivery models and improve people's wellness and overall health care experience. Welltower, owns interests in properties concentrated in major, high-growth markets in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, consisting of seniors housing and post-acute communities and outpatient medical properties.

WELL Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/30/2023
Ex-Dividend for 11/22 Dividend
11/13/2023
Dividend Payable
11/22/2023
Today
12/05/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/21/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Real estate investment trusts
Sub-Industry
Specialized REITs
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
42217K10
Employees
514
Year Founded
1970

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$89.38
High Stock Price Target
$101.00
Low Stock Price Target
$80.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-0.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.69
Research Coverage
13 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$141.21 million
Pretax Margin
4.20%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.86 billion
Cash Flow
$3.14 per share
Book Value
$44.46 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
553,026,000
Market Cap
$49.71 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.06

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Shankh S. MitraMr. Shankh S. Mitra (Age 42)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.81M
  • Mr. Timothy G. McHugh (Age 38)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.86M
  • Mr. John F. Burkart (Age 59)
    Executive VP & COO
    Comp: $1.64M
  • Mr. Matthew Grant McQueen J.D. (Age 50)
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $1.25M
  • Ms. Ayesha M. Menon (Age 41)
    Executive Vice President of Wellness Housing & Development
    Comp: $1.21M
  • Mr. Nikhil Chaudhri
    Executive VP & Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Joshua T. Fieweger (Age 42)
    Senior VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Krishna Soma
    Senior Vice President of Corporate Finance
  • Mr. John Olympitis
    Senior VP & Head of Corporate Development
  • Ms. Pam Byrne
    Senior VP & Head of Human Capital

Should I Buy Welltower Stock? WELL Pros and Cons Explained

These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of Welltower was last updated on Monday, November 27, 2023 at 10:33 AM.

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Welltower Inc.:

  • Welltower Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that focuses on health care infrastructure. Investing in this sector can provide stability and potential long-term growth.
  • Welltower invests with leading seniors housing operators, post-acute providers, and health systems. This diversification can help mitigate risk and provide exposure to different segments of the health care industry.
  • Welltower owns interests in properties concentrated in major, high-growth markets in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. These markets offer potential for strong demand and rental income.
  • Welltower is driving the transformation of health care infrastructure by funding the real estate infrastructure needed to scale innovative care delivery models. This focus on innovation can position the company for future growth and adaptability in the evolving health care landscape.
  • Recent developments and partnerships in the health care industry, such as collaborations with health systems and post-acute providers, indicate potential for continued growth and expansion for Welltower.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Welltower Inc. for these reasons:

  • The real estate market, including the health care sector, can be subject to economic downturns and fluctuations. Economic uncertainties and changes in government policies can impact the demand for health care properties and affect the company's financial performance.
  • Welltower's stock price may be influenced by factors such as interest rates, market sentiment, and investor perception of the health care industry. Investors should carefully consider these factors before making investment decisions.
  • As a REIT, Welltower is required to distribute a significant portion of its income to shareholders as dividends. While this can be attractive to income-focused investors, it may limit the company's ability to reinvest profits for growth or respond to changing market conditions.
  • Regulatory changes and reforms in the health care industry can impact the profitability and operations of health care providers, which in turn can affect the demand for Welltower's properties.
  • Investing in individual stocks, including Welltower, carries inherent risks. Investors should carefully assess their risk tolerance and consider diversifying their investment portfolio to mitigate potential risks.














WELL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Welltower stock right now?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Welltower in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings, 7 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" WELL shares.
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What is Welltower's stock price target for 2024?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Welltower's shares. Their WELL share price targets range from $80.00 to $101.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $89.38 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.5%.
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How have WELL shares performed in 2023?

Welltower's stock was trading at $65.55 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, WELL shares have increased by 37.0% and is now trading at $89.82.
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When is Welltower's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 21st 2024.
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How were Welltower's earnings last quarter?

Welltower Inc. (NYSE:WELL) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.65. The real estate investment trust earned $1.66 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.63 billion. Welltower had a net margin of 3.94% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.15%. Welltower's revenue for the quarter was up 12.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.84 EPS.
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How often does Welltower pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Welltower?

Welltower declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 30th. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.61 per share on Wednesday, November 22nd. This represents a $2.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.72%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 13th.
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Is Welltower a good dividend stock?

Welltower (NYSE:WELL) pays an annual dividend of $2.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.73%. The dividend payout ratio is 508.33%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, WELL will have a dividend payout ratio of 61.46% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Welltower issued on next quarter's earnings?

Welltower issued an update on its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $755.00 million-$765.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $754.96 million.

What is Shankh Mitra's approval rating as Welltower's CEO?

1 employees have rated Welltower Chief Executive Officer Shankh Mitra on Glassdoor.com. Shankh Mitra has an approval rating of 100% among the company's employees. This puts Shankh Mitra in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Welltower own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Welltower investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Ventas (VTR), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AbbVie (ABBV), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Chevron (CVX).

Who are Welltower's major shareholders?

Welltower's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wellington Management Group LLP (4.85%), FMR LLC (2.59%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.49%), Invesco Ltd. (1.53%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (1.52%) and Legal & General Group Plc (1.20%).
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How do I buy shares of Welltower?

Shares of WELL stock 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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This page (NYSE:WELL) was last updated on 12/5/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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