Welltower Inc. (NYSE: HCN), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 27.74 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Welltower Inc. is 73.17 (with a change from open of -0.50%), this in conjunction with a target price of 71.92. Volume today has so far reached 314042, with an average volume of about 1717.48. The GAP for this stock, is -0.23%.
The P/E ratio is 46.95, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 38.92. The current EPS for Welltower Inc., is 1.57, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 16.90%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 10.13%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Welltower Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow -8.06% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 2.90%. Quarter over quarter is -55.10% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 1.50%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 38.80%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 26.70%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.20% and institutional ownership is 88.60%. Shares outstanding is 376.29, while shares float is at a value of 365.25. Float short for Welltower Inc. is 4.17% and the short ratio is 8.86.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.82, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.82. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. The most recent gross margin is *TBA and their operating margin is 27.10%. The profit margin is 27.40%.
Welltower Inc. has seen returns on assets of 4.10%, and on investment, 4.80%. Return on equity is 8.60%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 16.19. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 6.46, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.92 and Price/cash is 72.91, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 100.71.
The simple moving averages are -2.81% and 5.61% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -8.75% and the 52 week low is 23.20%.
Welltower Inc. has a dividend yield of 4.72%, with a current price of 73.17. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 105.70%. This is in an industry, REIT – Healthcare Facilities, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Financial. Welltower Inc. is based in USA.
Performance in the REIT – Healthcare Facilities industry means that Welltower Inc. has seen performance for the past week of -1.84%, with performance for the month coming to -0.45%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 1.26%, and for the half year the performance is -3.04%. Volatility for this week is 1.42% and for the month this is 1.47%.
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