Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) went up by 0.05% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $24.29 and move down -30.73%, while MPW stocks collected -1.17% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 08/13/20 that Medical Properties Trust Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of $0.27 Per Share
Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) Worth an Investment?
Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE: MPW) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 22.58 times of increase in earnings at the present.
MPW Market Performance
MPW stocks went down by -1.17% for the week, with the monthly drop of -7.70% and a quarterly performance of 0.05%, while its annual performance rate touched -0.05%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -3.25% for MPW stocks with the simple moving average of -4.44% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for MPW stocks, with Mizuho repeating the rating for MPW shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for MPW socks in the upcoming period according to Mizuho is $23 based on the research report published on August 24, 2020.
Deutsche Bank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see MPW stock at the price of $19. The rating they have provided for MPW stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on July 10, 2020.
Mizuho gave “ Neutral” rating to MPW stocks, setting the target price at $19 in the report published on March 30, 2020.
MPW Stocks -2.01% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought MPW to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Medical Properties Trust, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -23.50% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.39%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.95%, while the shares sank at the distance of -6.63% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -3.48% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, MPW went down by -1.17%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -5.78% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $19.14. In addition, Medical Properties Trust, Inc. saw -11.98% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
MPW Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW), starting from Hanna James Kevin, who sold 17,500 shares at the price of $20.02 back on Aug 04. After this action, Rushing now owns 96,156 shares of Medical Properties Trust, Inc., valued at $350,350 with the latest closing price.
Aldag Edward K JR, the Chairman, President & CEO of Medical Properties Trust, Inc., sold 244,406 shares at the value of $18.43 during a trade that took place back on Jul 08, which means that Aldag Edward K JR is holding 2,984,778 shares at the value of $4,504,403 based on the most recent closing price.
MPW Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +39.52 for the present operating margin and +79.54 for gross margin. The net margin for Medical Properties Trust, Inc. stands at +43.59. Total capital return value is set at 2.97, while invested capital returns managed to touch 3.28. Equity return holds the value 6.00%, with 2.80% for asset returns.
Based on Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW), the company’s capital structure generated 101.05 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 50.26. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 49.09 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 2.38 and long-term debt to capital is 100.96.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 17.18 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.48. The receivables turnover for Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is 2.79 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.07.