Large Inflow of Money Detected in Medical Properties Trust

Medical Properties Trust (MPW): $0.7 million was the positive money flow into the stock on Thursday and the up/down ratio of ticks was also in favor of the bulls at 2.31. The value of trades done on upticks was $1.23 million, whereas, trades done on downticks were valued at $0.53 million. Money flows are calculated as the dollar value of composite uptick trades minus the dollar value of downtick trades. large traders, also sometimes called as the smart money, block traded $0.62 million worth stocks on upticks, which is a bullish indication. The money flow in block trades was $0.62 million. Medical Properties Trust (MPW) fell $0.1 traded at $15.15, a change of -0.66% over the previous day. The stock is 0.13% for the week.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.02% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.18%. Shares have rallied 11.17% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 30, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $15.50 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $14.90 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $12.87.

Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW): The stock opened at $15.20 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $15.21 for the day. The stock traded down to $15.02 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $15.04 with a loss of -1.38% for the day. The stock had closed at $15.25 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,201,415 shares.

In an insider trading activity, Mclean Emmett E, officer (Executive Vice President & COO) of Medical Properties Trust Inc, unloaded 50,000 shares at an average price of $14.67 on June 16, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $733,500, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is a self-advised real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing in and owning net-leased healthcare facilities. The Company 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 Companys portfolio consists of 138 properties, which include 117 facilities (of the 130 facilities that the Company owns) leased to 27 tenants, 13 under development and the remaining assets in the form of mortgage loans to three operators. The Companys facilities consist of 73 general acute care hospitals, 23 long-term acute care hospitals, 33 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, three medical office buildings and six wellness centers.

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