Medical Properties Trust (MPW) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Medical Properties Trust (MPW), hence the stock is down -6.62% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.6% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -8.51% and the stock has fallen -0.07% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.56% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.18%.The 200 Day SMA reached 9.2% Medical Properties Trust Inc. has dropped 3.89% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 28.52%.
Medical Properties Trust (MPW) : The most positive equity analysts on Medical Properties Trust (MPW) expects the shares to touch $18, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $13 in the short term. The company is covered by 4 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $16 with an expected fluctuation of $2.16 from the mean.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW): The stock opened at $13.95 and touched an intraday high of $14.09 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $13.85, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $14.08 with a gain of 0.72% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 3,871,345. The stock had closed at $14.08 in the previous trading session.
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.