Raymond James Initiates Coverage on Ventas(NYSE:VTR). The shares have been rated Market Perform. The rating by Raymond James was issued on Jul 26, 2016.
In a different note, Argus Research said it Initiates Coverage on Ventas, according to a research note issued on Jul 13, 2016. The shares have been rated ‘Hold’ by the firm. On Jul 7, 2016, Citigroup said it Maintains its rating on Ventas. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $64.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. On May 20, 2016, UBS said it Maintains its rating on Ventas. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $51.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm. On May 12, 2016, Deutsche Bank said it Maintains its rating on Ventas. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $56.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Hold’ by the firm.
Ventas (VTR) made into the market gainers list on Fridays trading session with the shares advancing 2.20% or 1.64 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $76.16, which is also near the day’s high of $76.8. The stock began the session at $75.09 and the volume stood at 31,88,764 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $76.8 and the 52 week low is $46.87. The company has a current market capitalization of $25,752 M and it has 33,81,32,080 shares in outstanding.
Ventas(VTR) last announced its earnings results on Apr 29, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q1.Company reported revenue of $852.29M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $833.89M. Earnings per share were $1.04. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $1.03.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Jan 29, 2016, John D. Cobb (EVP, Chief Investment Off.) sold 2,700 shares at $55.66 per share price.Also, On Feb 20, 2015, T Richard Riney (EVP, Chief Admin. Off., GC) sold 51,846 shares at $76.55 per share price.On Jan 14, 2015, Debra A Cafaro (Chairman and CEO) sold 17,767 shares at $77.00 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Ventas Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company has a portfolio of seniors housing and healthcare properties located throughout the United States Canada and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: triple-net leased properties senior living operations and MOB operations. The triple-net leased properties segment invests in seniors housing and healthcare properties throughout the United States and the United Kingdom and lease those properties to healthcare operating companies under triple-net or absolute-net leases that obligate the tenants to pay all property-related expenses. The senior living operations segment invests in seniors housing communities throughout the United States and Canada and engages independent operators such as Atria and Sunrise to manage those communities. The MOB operations segment acquires owns develops leases and manages MOBs throughout the United States. It invests in seniors housing and healthcare properties.