Medical Properties Trust (MPW) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Medical Properties Trust (MPW), hence the stock is down -3.68% 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 -1.3% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -3.89% and the stock has fallen -1.95% in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 2.26% and the fifty day Moving Average is 1.46%. Medical Properties Trust Inc. is up 4.6% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 35.52%.
Medical Properties Trust (MPW) has been rated by 4 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $18 and the lowest price target forecast is $13. The average forecast of all the analysts is $16 and the expected standard deviation is $2.16.
Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $15.39 with an intraday high of $15.52. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $15.03. However, the stock managed to close at $15.09, a loss of 1.50% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $15.32. The total traded volume of the day was 2,551,433 shares.
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.