The closing price of Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR) was $42.86 for the day, down -3.69% from the previous closing price of $44.50. In other words, the price has decreased by -$1.64 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1662601 shares were traded. VTR stock price reached its highest trading level at $44.64 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $42.76.
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Our analysis of VTR’s different ratios will help us gain a deeper understanding of the company. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 1.20 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 1.20.
Upgrades & Downgrades
Also, insider trades can serve as a great indicator of what management thinks about the future direction of a stock’s price. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Feb 02 when CAFARO DEBRA A sold 32,932 shares for $52.74 per share. The transaction valued at 1,736,834 led to the insider holds 863,555 shares of the business.
CAFARO DEBRA A sold 548 shares of VTR for $28,501 on Feb 01. The Chairman and CEO now owns 870,851 shares after completing the transaction at $52.01 per share. On Jun 01, another insider, CAFARO DEBRA A, who serves as the Chairman and CEO of the company, sold 17,400 shares for $56.43 each. As a result, the insider received 981,929 and left with 767,960 shares of the company.
Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, VTR now has a Market Capitalization of 18.60B and an Enterprise Value of 30.96B. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 4.12 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 1.67. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 7.39 whereas that against EBITDA is 19.21.
Stock Price History:
The Beta on a monthly basis for VTR is 1.21, which has changed by -23.98% over the last 52 weeks, in comparison to a change of 1.41% over the same period for the S&P500. Over the past 52 weeks, VTR has reached a high of $58.24, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $35.33. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 44.93, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 45.65.
VTR traded an average of 2.25M shares per day over the past three months and 1.65M shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 399.99M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 397.86M. Insiders hold about 0.54% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 95.10% stake in the company. Shares short for VTR as of Apr 27, 2023 were 6.38M with a Short Ratio of 6.38M, compared to 8.19M on Mar 30, 2023. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 1.59% and a Short% of Float of 2.21%.
Dividends & Splits
With its trailing 12-month dividend rate of 1.80, VTR has a forward annual dividend rate of 1.80. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 4.04%, it implies a Forward Annual Dividend Yield of 4.05%. The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 4.82.
The firm’s stock currently is rated by 4 analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.02 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.03 and a low estimate of $0, while EPS last year was -$0.11. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.02, with high estimates of $0.04 and low estimates of $0.01.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $0.26 and $0.08 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $0.16. EPS for the following year is $0.36, with 5 analysts recommending between $0.45 and $0.23.
It is expected that $90B in revenue will be generated in the current quarter, according to 5 analysts. It ranges from a high estimate of $1.13B to a low estimate of $1.07B. As of the current estimate, Ventas Inc.’s year-ago sales were $1.02B, an estimated increase of 6.90% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 5 analysts are estimating revenue of $1.13B, an increase of 9.40% over than the figure of $6.90% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $1.18B for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $1.09B.
A total of 9 analysts have provided revenue estimates for VTR’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $4.56B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $4.31B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $4.42B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $4.13B, up 7.20% from the average estimate. Based on 9 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $4.78B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $5B and the low estimate is $4.53B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 7.90% from the average revenue estimate for this year.