NYSE:WELL - Welltower Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $78.72 +0.32 (+0.41 %) (As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$78.40Today's Range$78.28 - $78.8852-Week Range$49.58 - $79.41Volume1.55 million shsAverage Volume2.43 million shsMarket Capitalization$30.41 billionP/E Ratio19.53Dividend Yield4.44%Beta0.46 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL), an S&P 500 company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, is driving the transformation of health care infrastructure. The company 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, a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), 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. Receive WELL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WELL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:WELL Previous Symbol CUSIP42217K10 CIK766704 Webwww.welltower.com Phone419-247-2800Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.89 Current Ratio1.64 Quick Ratio1.64Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.53 Forward P/E Ratio18.79 P/E Growth3.3 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.70 billion Price / Sales6.47 Cash Flow$4.7796 per share Price / Cash Flow16.47 Book Value$39.58 per share Price / Book1.99Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.03 Net Income$804.95 million Net Margins17.14% Return on Equity6.28% Return on Assets3.13%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares386,361,000Market Cap$30.41 billion Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Welltower (NYSE:WELL) Frequently Asked Questions What is Welltower's stock symbol? Welltower trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WELL." How often does Welltower pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Welltower? Welltower announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 13th. Investors of record on Friday, February 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.87 per share on Thursday, February 28th. This represents a $3.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 21st. View Welltower's Dividend History. How were Welltower's earnings last quarter? Welltower Inc (NYSE:WELL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 12th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.03 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $1.24 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.26 billion. Welltower had a net margin of 17.14% and a return on equity of 6.28%. The business's revenue was up 12.4% on a year-over-year basis. View Welltower's Earnings History. When is Welltower's next earnings date? Welltower is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Welltower. What guidance has Welltower issued on next quarter's earnings? Welltower updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 12th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.10-4.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.22. Welltower also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.10-4.25 EPS. What price target have analysts set for WELL? 16 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Welltower's stock. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $82.00. On average, they anticipate Welltower's share price to reach $70.4167 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Welltower. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Welltower? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Welltower in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Welltower. Has Welltower been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about WELL stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Welltower earned a news sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Welltower's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Welltower include American Tower (AMT), Simon Property Group (SPG), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI), Prologis (PLD), Public Storage (PSA), Equinix (EQIX), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), Equity Residential (EQR), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Ventas (VTR), Realty Income (O), SBA Communications (SBAC), Boston Properties (BXP), Essex Property Trust (ESS) and Weyerhaeuser (WY). What other stocks do shareholders of Welltower own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Welltower investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), Ventas (VTR), AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), General Electric (GE), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Realty Income (O), Chevron (CVX) and CVS Health (CVS). Who are Welltower's key executives? Welltower's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Thomas J. DeRosa, CEO & Director (Age 61)Mr. John A. Goodey, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)Mr. Shankh Mitra, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 38)Mr. Matthew Grant McQueen J.D., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 46)Ms. Mercedes T. Kerr, Exec. VP of Bus. & Relationship Management (Age 50) Who are Welltower's major shareholders? Welltower's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.25%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (6.62%), FMR LLC (2.34%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (2.05%), Daiwa Securities Group Inc. (1.79%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.66%). Company insiders that own Welltower stock include Gary Whitelaw, Kenneth J Bacon, Mercedes Kerr, Paul D Nungester Jr and Shankh Mitra. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Welltower. Which major investors are selling Welltower stock? WELL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lasalle Investment Management Securities LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Aviva PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Welltower. Which major investors are buying Welltower stock? WELL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Cohen & Steers Inc., FMR LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and Daiwa Securities Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Welltower stock in the last two years include Gary Whitelaw, Kenneth J Bacon and Shankh Mitra. View Insider Buying and Selling for Welltower. How do I buy shares of Welltower? Shares of WELL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Welltower's stock price today? One share of WELL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $78.72. How big of a company is Welltower? Welltower has a market capitalization of $30.41 billion and generates $4.70 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $804.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.03 on an earnings per share basis. What is Welltower's official website? The official website for Welltower is http://www.welltower.com. How can I contact Welltower? Welltower's mailing address is 4500 DORR STREET, TOLEDO OH, 43615. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 419-247-2800 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Welltower (NYSE WELL)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 502 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 622 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,124MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Welltower and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WELL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WELL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the QQQ ETF?