Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Broker Changes For Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW).

Most recent broker ratings

09/27/2016 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at BTIG Research.

07/22/2016 – Deutsche Bank began new coverage on Medical Properties Trust, Inc. giving the company a “buy” rating. They now have a USD 17 price target on the stock.

07/01/2016 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. was downgraded to “market perform” by analysts at JMP Securities.

05/24/2016 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at SunTrust.

01/12/2016 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a USD 12 price target on the stock.

12/17/2015 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. had its “market perform” rating reiterated by analysts at Cowen. They now have a USD 12 price target on the stock.

11/09/2015 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 15 price target on the stock.

05/12/2015 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Zacks.

02/26/2015 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan. They now have a USD 14.5 price target on the stock.

12/19/2014 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. was upgraded to “hold” by analysts at KeyBanc.

10/22/2014 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. had its “” rating reiterated by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. They now have a USD 13 price target on the stock.

01/10/2014 – Medical Properties Trust, Inc. was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Goldman Sachs.

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. has a 50 day moving average of 14.60 and a 200 day moving average of 14.63. The stock’s market capitalization is 3.50B, it has a 52-week low of 9.61 and a 52-week high of 15.92.

The share price of the company (NYSE:MPW) was up +1.24% during the last trading session, with a high of 14.84 and the volume of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. shares traded was 2076746.

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is a self-advised real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing in and owning net-leased healthcare facilities. It 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 Company’s portfolio consists of 202 properties, which includes 179 facilities that the Company owns and 14 properties controlled in the form of mortgage loans. The properties are leased/mortgaged to 29 tenants located in 28 states, and Germany, United Kingdom, Italy, and Spain. Of the total portfolio, 9 facilities are under development. Its facilities consist of 64 general acute care hospitals, 69 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 23 long-term acute care hospitals, 43 free standing emergency rooms, and 3 medical office buildings.