Ventas (VTR) : Wednesdays money flow indicated an uptick to downtick ratio was at 1.12. The total value of inflow transactions on upticks was $13.41 million, whereas, the total value of outflow trades on downticks was $11.94 million. The total money flow was $1.47 million, which shows a mild bullish bias. The total money flow into the stock in block trades was $1.69 million. The total value of the trades done on upticks was $1.69 million. Ventas (VTR) was trading with a -0.03% change over previous days close. It fell $0.02 during the day and reached $73.03. The stock was 1.43% compared to the previous weeks close.
Also, Argus Research initiates coverage on Ventas (NYSE:VTR) The current rating of the shares is Hold. The rating by the firm was issued on July 13, 2016.
Ventas (NYSE:VTR): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $73.19 and $72.72 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $73.19. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $73.08, notching a gain of 0.04% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,105,985 . The stock had closed at $73.05 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.77% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.31%. In a related news,The director of Ventas Inc, Crocker Douglas Ii sold 5,940 shares at $62.91 on March 30, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $373,685. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.