Technical Coverage on REIT - Healthcare Facilities Stocks -- HCP Inc., Senior Housing Properties Trust, Ventas, Healthcare Realty Trust, and The GEO Group

Aug 11, 2015, 09:15 ET from www.equityresearchinstitute.com

NEW YORK, August 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: HCP Inc. (NYSE: HCP), Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE: SNH), Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR), Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: HR), and The GEO Group Inc. (NYSE: GEO). Free research report on HCP Inc. can be accessed at https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=HCP On Monday, August 10, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,101.80, up 1.15%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 1.39%, to finish the day at 17,615.17, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,104.18, up 1.28%. The gains were broad based as all the sectors ended the session in positive. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.  

On Monday, shares in HCP Inc. recorded a trading volume of 2.78 million shares, lower than their three months average volume of 3.02 million shares. The stock ended the day 0.53% lower at $37.83. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 47.29. Although, HCP Inc.'s stock has advanced 1.59% in the last one month, it has lost 1.99% in the previous three months and 10.41% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day average by 1.43%. Furthermore, shares of HCP Inc. have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 52.48. Sign up and read the free notes on HCP at:

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Senior Housing Properties Trust's stock edged 0.06% higher, to close Monday's session at $16.82. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.98 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.42 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Senior Housing Properties Trust's shares have lost 4.09% and 12.88%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has declined 19.41% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading 4.74% and 16.69% below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Furthermore, Senior Housing Properties Trust's stock traded at a PE ratio of 21.84 and has an RSI of 38.00. The complimentary notes on SNH can be downloaded in PDF format at:

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Ventas Inc.'s stock finished Monday's session 0.93% lower at $66.77. A total of 2.29 million shares were traded, which was close to its three months average volume of 2.34 million shares. Over the last three months and since the beginning of 2015, Ventas Inc.'s shares have fallen by 0.49% and 4.76%, respectively. However, the stock has gained 3.44% in the last one month. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day moving average by 3.39%. Ventas Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 44.81 and has an RSI of 58.89. Register for free on Equity Research Institute and access the latest research on VTR at:

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On Monday, shares in Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. ended the session 0.53% lower at $24.25. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.56 million shares, below its three months average volume of 0.74 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 60.63. Although, Healthcare Realty Trust Inc.'s shares have advanced 0.87% in the last one month, it has declined 1.40% in the previous three months and 9.19% on YTD basis. The stock is trading 1.88% above its 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. have an RSI of 57.65. The complete research on HR is available for free at:

https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=HR

The GEO Group Inc.'s stock edged 0.35% higher, to close the day at $34.65. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.62 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.54 million shares. Over the last one month and over the past three months, The GEO Group Inc.'s shares have fallen by 2.17% and 5.79%, respectively. Furthermore, the stock has lost 11.36% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading 4.19% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, The GEO Group Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 17.50 and has an RSI of 37.24. Free in-depth research on GEO is available at:

https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=GEO

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