Published On: Mon, Apr 24th, 2017

Health Care REIT, Inc. (NYSE:HCN) Updated Broker Ratings


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Health Care REIT, Inc. (NYSE:HCN).

Most recent broker ratings

04/03/2017 – Health Care REIT, Inc. had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at JP Morgan. They now have a USD 72 price target on the stock.

03/20/2017 – Health Care REIT, Inc. was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a USD 73 price target on the stock.

02/23/2017 – Health Care REIT, Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a USD 70 price target on the stock.

01/20/2017 – Health Care REIT, Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at SunTrust. They now have a USD 72 price target on the stock.

01/11/2017 – Health Care REIT, Inc. had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Mizuho. They now have a USD 62 price target on the stock.

01/05/2017 – Health Care REIT, Inc. was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at Mitsubishi UFJ. They now have a USD 72 price target on the stock.

12/13/2016 – Health Care REIT, Inc. was downgraded to “market perform” by analysts at Wells Fargo.

09/14/2016 – Stephens began new coverage on Health Care REIT, Inc. giving the company a “overweight” rating. They now have a USD 86 price target on the stock.

08/25/2016 – BTIG Research began new coverage on Health Care REIT, Inc. giving the company a “neutral” rating.

08/15/2016 – Health Care REIT, Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They now have a USD 86 price target on the stock.

08/04/2016 – Health Care REIT, Inc. had its “sector perform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 77 price target on the stock.

08/02/2016 – Health Care REIT, Inc. was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at Hilliard Lyons.

01/28/2016 – Health Care REIT, Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Evercore ISI.

01/27/2016 – Health Care REIT, Inc. was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They now have a USD 63 price target on the stock.

01/05/2016 – Health Care REIT, Inc. had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They now have a USD 67 price target on the stock.

The share price of Health Care REIT, Inc. (NYSE:HCN) was down -0.53% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 74.28. 2306779 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 70.11 and its 200 day moving average is 67.39. The stock’s market capitalization is 26.71B. Health Care REIT, Inc. has a 52-week low of 59.39 and a 52-week high of 80.19.

Welltower Inc. invests with seniors housing operators, post-acute providers and health systems to fund real estate and infrastructure. The Company invests in seniors housing and healthcare real estate. It operates in three segments: triple-net, seniors housing operating and outpatient medical. Welltower, a real estate investment trust (REIT), owns interests in properties concentrated in markets in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, consisting of seniors housing and post-acute communities, and outpatient medical properties. Its triple-net properties include independent living facilities, independent supportive living facilities (Canada), continuing care retirement communities, assisted living facilities, care homes with and without nursing (the United Kingdom), Alzheimer’s/dementia care facilities, long-term/post-acute care facilities and hospitals. Its outpatient medical properties include outpatient medical buildings.