Stock Price of Welltower Inc. (HCN) Increases 0.67%

Welltower Inc.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 5.41% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -13.08% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 21.09% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Welltower Inc. has a negative value of -3.48 compared to overall market performance. Stocks of Welltower Inc. (NYSE:HCN) rallied by 0.67% during the past week but lost 1.19% on a 4-week basis. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 0.14%. Welltower Inc. (NYSE:HCN) has underperformed the index by 2.95% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.

Welltower Inc. (NYSE:HCN) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Welltower Inc. (NYSE:HCN) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $65.28 and hit $65.885 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $65.87, with a gain of 0.73% or 0.48 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,461,978 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $80.19 and the company has a market cap of $23,880 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $52.8 .

Welltower Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 2, 2016. The company reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $1.15. The company had revenue of $1079.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1054.15 million. The companys revenue was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.12 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Welltower Inc was Downgraded by SunTrust to Hold on Jan 20, 2017. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Jan 11, 2017 to Neutral, Raises Price Target to $ 62 from a previous price target of $59 .Welltower Inc was Downgraded by Wells Fargo to Market Perform on Dec 13, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 14, 2016, Timothy J Naughton (director) purchased 2,000 shares at 60.69 per share price.On Oct 4, 2016, Scott A Estes (EVP and CFO) sold 3,192 shares at 74.11 per share price.On Sep 8, 2016, Jeffrey H Miller (EVP-COO) sold 24,777 shares at 78.00 per share price.

Welltower Inc. is a real estate investment trust. Its operating segment consists of seniors housing triple-net, seniors housing operating and medical facilities. The Companys portfolio includes seniors housing communities, nursing/post-acute facilities, medical office buildings, inpatient and outpatient medical centers and life science facilities. Welltower Inc., formerly known as Health Care REIT, Inc., is headquarted in Toledo, Ohio.


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