Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) has received a short term rating of buy from experts at Zacks with a rank of 2. The stock has been rated an average of 2.83 by 6 Brokerage Firm. 1 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 4 Brokerage Firms have advised hold. A sell rating was given by 1 analyst.
Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) shares are expected to touch $14.67 in the short term. This short term price target has been shared by 3 analysts. However, the standard deviation of short term price estimate has been valued at 2.89. The target price could hit $18 on the higher end and $13 on the lower end.
Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) rose 0.81% or 0.12 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $14.9 the stock was seen hitting $15.08 as a peak level and $14.8499 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $15.02. The daily volume was measured at 1,638,938 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $15.29 and the 52-week low is $9.61. The company has a market cap of $3,573 million.
Shares of Medical Properties Trust Inc. rose by 1.83% in the last five trading days and 8.33% for the last 4 weeks. Medical Properties Trust Inc. is up 21.05% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 34.89%.
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.