Breakfast Technical Briefing on REIT Stocks -- HCP Inc., Healthcare Trust of America, Medical Properties Trust, and Omega Healthcare Investors

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 General News
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NEW YORK, October 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

If you want a Stock Review on HCP, HTA, MPW, or OHI then come over to and sign up for your free customized report. Featured on this morning are the following Healthcare Facilities REITs: HCP Inc. (NYSE: HCP), Healthcare Trust of America Inc. (NYSE: HTA),
Medical Properties Trust Inc. (NYSE: MPW), and Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. (NYSE: OHI). Health Care REITs are real estate investment trusts (REIT) that own health care properties. Like all REITs, they are required to pay out 90% of their taxable income in dividends. Daily Stock Tracker published free research reports on these stocks today at:

HCP Inc. 

Irvine, California-based HCP Inc.'s shares declined 1.35%, closing Tuesday's trading session at $25.63. The stock recorded a trading volume of 3.08 million shares. The Company's shares are trading 9.71% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of HCP Inc., which invests in real estate markets of the US, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 21.45.  

On September 25th, 2017, research firm Evercore ISI upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Underperform' to 'In-line'.

On October 20th, 2017, HCP Inc. announced that it is scheduled to report its Q3 2017 financial results on November 02nd, 2017, before the open of trading on the NYSE. The Company will also host a conference call and webcast at 1:00 p.m. ET that same day in order to review its financial performance and operating results for the quarter ended September 30th, 2017. See our free and comprehensive research report on HCP at:

Healthcare Trust of America 

On Tuesday, shares in Scottsdale, Arizona-based Healthcare Trust of America Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.19 million shares. The stock gained 0.20%, ending the day at $29.55. The Company's shares have advanced 1.51% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 2.63%. Furthermore, shares of the Company, which engages in acquiring, owning and operating high-quality medical office buildings located primarily on-campus or affiliated with the nation's leading healthcare systems, have an RSI of 40.41. HTA free research report is just a click away at:

Medical Properties Trust 

Birmingham, Alabama-based Medical Properties Trust Inc.'s stock finished the day 0.68% lower at $13.22 with a total trading volume of 1.80 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 0.92% in the last one month, 1.69% in the previous three months, and 7.48% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 1.34% and 1.53%, respectively. Additionally, shares of the Company, which operates as a REIT in the US, have an RSI of 54.96.  

On September 29th, 2017, Medical Properties Trust ("MPW") announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the real estate interests from IASIS Healthcare Corporation of ten acute care hospitals and one behavioral health facility with Steward Health Care System LLC ("Steward"), becoming the facilities' new operator. Additionally, MPW invested $100 million in minority preferred interests of Steward. Sign up for your complimentary report on MPW at:

Omega Healthcare Investors 

Shares in Maryland, US-based Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. ended yesterday's session 0.63% lower at $31.65. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.63 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 1.25% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 0.48% below its 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of the Company, which invests in healthcare facilities, primarily in long-term healthcare facilities in order to create its portfolio, have an RSI of 48.42.  

On October 12th, 2017, Omega Healthcare Investors announced that its Board of Directors declared a common stock dividend of $0.65 per share, increasing the quarterly common dividend by $0.01 per share over the previous quarter. The common stock dividend is payable on November 15th, 2017, to common stockholders of record as of the close of business on October 31st, 2017.

On October 23rd, 2017, research firm CapitalOne initiated an 'Equal Weight' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $34 per share. Register for free on and download the latest research report on OHI at:


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