Big Money Negative on Medical Properties Trust Inc (NYSE:MPW), Sentiment at 1.1

June 29, 2018 - By Alice Reed

Medical Properties Trust Inc’s Sentiment

In Q1 2018 Medical Properties Trust Inc (NYSE:MPW) big money sentiment decreased to 1.1, according to filings. So its down -0.13, from 2017Q4’s 1.23. 146 hedge funds increased and started new equity positions, while 133 reduced and sold equity positions in Medical Properties Trust Inc so the sentiment is negative. These funds own 275.73 million shares, that’s down from 286.05 million shares in 2017Q4. Funds holding Medical Properties Trust Inc in top 10 was flat from 6 to 6 for the same number . In total 26 funds closed positions, 107 reduced and 110 increased. Also 36 funds bought new Medical Properties Trust Inc stakes.

Largest Medical Properties Trust Inc Shareholders

Feinberg Stephen owns 9.42 million shares in Medical Properties Trust Inc as of Q1 2018. Medical Properties Trust Inc’s shareholder Covalent Partners Llc owns 512,226 shares as of Q1 2018. Further, Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd reported 681,185 shares in Medical Properties Trust Inc equivalent to 2.85% of its long stock exposure. The Connecticut-based fund Cardinal Capital Management Llc Ct have invested about 2.76% of the institutional investor’s stock portfolio in Medical Properties Trust Inc. The Michigan-based fund Lvm Capital Management Ltd Mi holds 784,641 shares or 2.35% of their long stock exposure.

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust in the United States.The firm is worth $5.14 billion. It acquires, develops, and invests in healthcare facilities; and leases healthcare facilities to healthcare operating companies and healthcare providers.The P/E ratio is 16.37. The firm also provides mortgage loans to healthcare operators, as well as working capital and other term loans to its tenants/borrowers.

Ticker’s shares touched $14.091 during the last trading session after 0.36% change.Currently Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is uptrending after 3.42% change in last June 29, 2017. MPW has 475,266 shares volume. MPW underperformed the S&P500 by 9.15%.

On August, 8. Investors wait Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) to publish its quarterly earnings, as reported by RTT. Analysts expect change of 9.37 % or $0.03 from previous year’s $0.32 earnings per share compared to current’s $0.35 earnings per share. If MPW’s EPS is $0.35 the profit will reach $127.69 million for 10.07 P/E. Analysts at Wall Street see Medical Properties Trust, Inc.’s -2.78 % negative EPS growth compared to $0.36 earnings per share for previous quarter.

Southeast Asset invested in 0.05% or 13,555 shs. 17,988 were reported by Cadence Limited Co. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Limited accumulated 10,871 shs or 0% of the stock. Teachers Ins Annuity Association Of America stated it has 0.5% in Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW). Metropolitan Life Insurance Co New York reported 124,786 shs stake. 14,527 were reported by Verition Fund Ltd Liability. Comml Bank Of America Corp De invested in 0% or 1.78 million shs. Moreover, Kames Cap Public Limited Company has 0.15% invested in Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) for 460,253 shs. Old National National Bank In reported 0.03% of its capital in Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW). Camelot Portfolios Ltd Liability Corp owns 52,570 shs for 0.32% of their capital. Morgan Stanley holds 0.01% or 1.58M shs. 617,355 were reported by Mutual Of America Limited Com. Liberty Mutual Grp Inc Asset Management Inc holds 0.03% in Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) or 71,721 shs. Oxbow Advsr Limited Liability Company stated it has 1.18% in Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW). Malaga Cove Capital Ltd Company has 0.68% invested in Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW).

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. registered $7.53 million net activity with 0 insider purchases and 2 sales since February 14, 2018.

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 4 have positions in Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) as follows: 1 rated it a “Buy”, 1 with “Sell” and 2 with “Hold”. The positive are 25%. Since January 5, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Medical Properties Trust has 5 analyst reports. On Thursday, February 8 Jefferies maintained Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) rating. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $15.0 target. On Monday, March 19 the company was maintained by Deutsche Bank. On Friday, January 5 the company was downgraded by Robert W. Baird. On Thursday, May 31 the stock of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) earned “Underperform” rating by Wells Fargo. The stock rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank to “Hold” on Wednesday, January 10.

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