Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [NYSE:HR]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Pro stock traders frequently make sure to pay attention what expert market analysts are saying about a potential stock buy. Regarding Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] right now, the most recent ratings from Wall St. analysts that we can see right now is regarding the quarter that’s slated to end in December. On average, stock market experts give HR an Hold rating. Its stock price has been found in the range of 26.09 to 32.98. This is compared to its latest closing price of $31.49.

Wall Street analysts provide their ratings on a scale of 1 to 5, and the current average score for Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] is sitting at 2.83. This is compared to 1 month ago, when its average rating was 2.91.

For the quarter ending in Mar-19 Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] generated $0.11 billion in sales. That’s 1.67% lower than the average estimate of $0.11 billion as provided by Wall Street analysts. The three indicators above suggest that overall, this stock is demonstrating a mixed bag of positive appeal and some drawbacks, making it a somewhat risky investment that also has the potential to generate high ROI in the long run.

Keep your eyes peeled for the next scheduled financial results to be made public for this company, which are scheduled to be released on Thu 1 Aug (In 77 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] sitting at +6.13 and its Gross Margin at +24.95, this company’s Net Margin is now 14.00%. These measurements indicate that Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 0.90, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 2.60%. Its Return on Equity is 3.85, and its Return on Assets is 2.11. These metrics suggest that this Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated does a poor job of managing its assets, and likely won’t be able to provide successful business outcomes for its investors in the near term.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 78.41. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 43.95, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 42.18. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 77.68, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 43.54. This company has a healthy balance between its debt and its current holdings, suggesting it is a reliable investment due to its ability to leverage debt in an efficient way.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 27.34 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 5.45. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 11.82, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.28. Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] has a Price to Book Ratio of 2.08, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 16.84 and P/E Ratio of 62.55. These metrics show that this company has a mixed appeal, and ROI could be a gain or a loss.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] earns $1,624,422 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 5.87 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.14.

Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] has 128.55M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $4.05B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 26.09 to 32.98. At its current price, it has moved by -3.09% from its 52-week high, and it has moved 22.50% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.48, which indicates that it is more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 60.53. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated [HR], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.