Medical Properties Trust (MPW) : Advisory Services Network scooped up 663 additional shares in Medical Properties Trust during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 7, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 13,000 shares of Medical Properties Trust which is valued at $184,730.Medical Properties Trust makes up approximately 0.04% of Advisory Services Network’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Simplex Trading reduced its stake in MPW by selling 64,282 shares or 88.77% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,135 shares of MPW which is valued at $115,598. Medical Properties Trust makes up approx 0.02% of Simplex Trading’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in MPW by selling 61,311 shares or 55.21% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 49,734 shares of MPW which is valued at $696,773.Lvm Capital Management Ltdmi reduced its stake in MPW by selling 61,120 shares or 8.45% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 661,900 shares of MPW which is valued at $9,273,219. Medical Properties Trust makes up approx 2.93% of Lvm Capital Management Ltdmi’s portfolio.
Medical Properties Trust opened for trading at $14.26 and hit $14.55 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $14.21, with a gain of 0.28% or 0.04 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 55,07,409 shares. Company has a market cap of $3,455 M.
On the company’s financial health, Medical Properties Trust reported $0.32 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.32. The company had revenue of $126.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $128.08 million. The company’s revenue was up 26.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.30 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Medical Properties Trust. Deutsche Bank Initiated Medical Properties Trust on Jul 22, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $17.
Medical Properties Trust Inc. is a self-advised real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing in and owning net-leased healthcare facilities. It conducts all of its business through MPT Operating Partnership L.P. It acquires and develops healthcare facilities and leases the facilities to healthcare operating companies under long-term net leases. It also makes mortgage loans to healthcare operators collateralized by their real estate assets. The Company’s portfolio consists of 202 properties which includes 179 facilities that the Company owns and 14 properties controlled in the form of mortgage loans. The properties are leased/mortgaged to 29 tenants located in 28 states and Germany United Kingdom Italy and Spain. Of the total portfolio 9 facilities are under development. Its facilities consist of 64 general acute care hospitals 69 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals 23 long-term acute care hospitals 43 free standing emergency rooms and 3 medical office buildings.