Ventas (VTR) : Ventas (VTR) had a healthy money flow of $21.54 million into the stock during the Mondays trading session. The value of bullish trades on upticks was $33.67 million, whereas, investors only sold shares worth $12.13 million on downticks. The stock closed the day with an up-down ratio of 2.78.The money flow in the block trades to the tune of $21.09 million shows that the bulls were dominant, the large players used the weakness in the stock to accumulate it for the long-term. $21.09 million worth of transactions were on upticks. Ventas (VTR) stock slid $0.46 intraday and traded at 73.97, a change of -0.62% over previous days close. However, for the week, the company shares are 1.7% compared to previous weeks close.
Shares of Ventas, Inc. rose by 1.83% in the last five trading days and 2.74% for the last 4 weeks. Ventas, Inc. is up 11.25% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 34.21%.
Ventas (NYSE:VTR): The stock opened at $74.49 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $74.67 for the day. The stock traded down to $73.89 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $73.97 with a loss of -0.62% for the day. The stock had closed at $74.43 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,202,088 shares.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Cobb John D., officer (EVP, Chief Investment Off.) of Ventas Inc, had unloaded 60,000 shares at an average price of $75.05 in a transaction dated on August 2, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $4,503,000.
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.