NEW YORK, March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Featured today on Stock-Callers.com are four equities in the Healthcare Facilities REIT space: Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR), Senior Housing Properties Trust (NASDAQ: SNH), Quality Care Properties Inc. (NYSE: QCP), and Healthcare Trust of America Inc. (NYSE: HTA). Like all REITs, these firms are not subject to federal income tax so long as they distribute 90% of their taxable income to shareholders. As such, they tend to offer dividend yields that are well above the wider market average. These stocks research reports can be downloaded now by simply registering for free at:
Chicago, Illinois-based Ventas Inc.'s stock finished Thursday's session 0.25% lower at $64.50. A total volume of 2.21 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 1.96 million shares. Over the last month and the previous three months, the Company's shares have advanced 1.67% and 6.74%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has gained 4.41% since the start of this year. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day moving average by 4.51%. Moreover, shares of Ventas, which engages in investment, management, financing, and leasing of properties in the healthcare industry, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 65.55.
On March 14th, 2017, Ventas announced that it has purchased a high-quality life science, research, and medical campus in Providence, Rhode Island from affiliates of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VIII L.P. The principal assets of the acquisition are a 269,000 square-foot historic renovation of South Street Landing, a building that will be used for academic administration and educational purposes, and an adjacent newly constructed garage, which were purchased for nearly $130 million.
On March 22nd, 2017, research firm SunTrust initiated a 'Hold' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $64 per share. Your complete research report on VTR can be retrieved for free at:
Senior Housing Properties
Shares in Newton, Massachusetts-based Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNH) declined 0.34%, ending yesterday's session at $20.28, with a total trading volume of 1.35 million shares. The stock has gained 12.11% in the previous three months and 7.13% on an YTD basis. The Company's shares are trading 3.13% above their 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust, which invests in senior housing properties in the US, have an RSI of 60.62.
On March 10th, 2017, research firm Robert W. Baird initiated a 'Neutral' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $20 per share.
On March 27th, 2017, (SNH) announced that it has formed a joint venture with a sovereign institutional investor to own 11 Fan Pier and 50 Northern Avenue in Boston, MA. The investor will contribute approximately $261 million for a 45% equity interest in the new venture, and SNH will own the remaining 55% equity interest. A free report on SNH is just a click away at:
Quality Care Properties
On Thursday, Quality Care Properties Inc.'s stock rose 0.97%, to close the day at $18.71. A total volume of 529,220 shares was traded. The Company's shares have advanced 22.53% in the previous three months and 20.71% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 3.45% above its 50-day moving average and 12.70% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Quality Care Properties, which operates independently of HCP, Inc. as of October 31, 2016, have an RSI of 56.80. Sign up for your complimentary research report on QCP at:
Healthcare Trust of America
Shares in Scottsdale, Arizona-based Healthcare Trust of America Inc. ended the day 0.45% lower at $31.18. A total volume of 621,605 shares was traded. The stock has gained 10.69% in the previous three months and 7.11% since the start of this year. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 2.31% and 1.69%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Healthcare Trust of America, which invests in the real estate markets of the US, have an RSI of 57.35.
On March 29th, 2017, Healthcare Trust of America announced that on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017, after the market closes, it will report its 2017 financial results for the first quarter 2017, ended March 31st, 2017. The Company plans to host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, April 27th, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. ET. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and download the latest research report on HTA at:
Stock Callers (SC) produces regular sponsored and non-sponsored reports, articles, stock market blogs, and popular investment newsletters covering equities listed on NYSE and NASDAQ and micro-cap stocks. SC has two distinct and independent departments. One department produces non-sponsored analyst certified content generally in the form of press releases, articles and reports covering equities listed on NYSE and NASDAQ and the other produces sponsored content (in most cases not reviewed by a registered analyst), which typically consists of compensated investment newsletters, articles and reports covering listed stocks and micro-caps. Such sponsored content is outside the scope of procedures detailed below.
SC has not been compensated; directly or indirectly; for producing or publishing this document.
PRESS RELEASE PROCEDURES:
The non-sponsored content contained herein has been prepared by a writer (the "Author") and is fact checked and reviewed by a third party research service company (the "Reviewer") represented by a credentialed financial analyst [for further information on analyst credentials, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Rohit Tuli, a CFA® charterholder (the "Sponsor"), provides necessary guidance in preparing the document templates. The Reviewer has reviewed and revised the content, as necessary, based on publicly available information which is believed to be reliable. Content is researched, written and reviewed on a reasonable-effort basis. The Reviewer has not performed any independent investigations or forensic audits to validate the information herein. The Reviewer has only independently reviewed the information provided by the Author according to the procedures outlined by SC. SC is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the third-party research service company to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be. Unless otherwise noted, any content outside of this document has no association with the Author or the Reviewer in any way.
SC, the Author, and the Reviewer are not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. SC, the Author, and the Reviewer expressly disclaim any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Additionally, SC, the Author, and the Reviewer do not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.
NOT AN OFFERING
This document is not intended as an offering, recommendation, or a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell the securities mentioned or discussed, and is to be used for informational purposes only. Please read all associated disclosures and disclaimers in full before investing. Neither SC nor any party affiliated with us is a registered investment adviser or broker-dealer with any agency or in any jurisdiction whatsoever. To download our report(s), read our disclosures, or for more information, visit
For any questions, inquiries, or comments reach out to us directly. If you're a company we are covering and wish to no longer feature on our coverage list contact us via email and/or phone between 09:30 EDT to 16:00 EDT from Monday to Friday at:
Phone number: +44-330-808-3765
Office Address: Clyde Offices, Second Floor, 48 West George Street, Glasgow, U.K. -G2 1BP
CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.
SOURCE Chelmsford Park SA