Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a real estate investment trust, invests in healthcare and human service related facilities including acute care hospitals, behavioral health care hospitals, specialty hospitals, medical/office buildings, free-standing emergency departments and childcare centers.
Average dividend payer with poor track record.
Share Price & News
How has Universal Health Realty Income Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WY8's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: WY8 exceeded the German REITs industry which returned 5.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WY8 exceeded the German Market which returned -14.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Universal Health Realty Income Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Universal Health Realty Income Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: WY8 (€91.75) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€76.92)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WY8 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WY8 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (76.9x) compared to the REITs industry average (7.7x).
PE vs Market: WY8 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (76.9x) compared to the German market (17.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WY8's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WY8 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (8x) compared to the DE REITs industry average (1.3x).
How is Universal Health Realty Income Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Real Estate industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Universal Health Realty Income Trust has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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How has Universal Health Realty Income Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WY8 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: WY8's current net profit margins (24%) are lower than last year (31%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WY8's earnings have declined by -16.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: WY8's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: WY8 had negative earnings growth (-21.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the REITs industry average (35.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WY8's Return on Equity (10.4%) is considered low.
How is Universal Health Realty Income Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WY8's short term assets ($16.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($11.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: WY8's short term assets ($16.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($295.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WY8's debt to equity ratio (150.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: WY8's debt to equity ratio has increased from 105.4% to 150.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WY8's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (15.6%).
Interest Coverage: WY8's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.6x coverage).
What is Universal Health Realty Income Trust's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WY8's dividend (2.58%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.63%).
High Dividend: WY8's dividend (2.58%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (4.61%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: WY8's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WY8's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (85%), WY8's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Alan Miller (81yo)
Mr. Alan B. Miller serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Premier Behavioral Solutions, Inc. Mr. Miller has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Health Realty Income Trust since its ...
|VP & CFO||17.17yrs||US$118.08k||0.21% $3.0m|
|Vice President of Acquisition & Development||no data||US$80.05k||0.16% $2.3m|
|VP, Treasurer & Secretary||27.58yrs||US$118.08k||0.23% $3.2m|
|Controller||16.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: WY8's management team is seasoned and experienced (22.4 years average tenure).
|Lead Independent Trustee||3.25yrs||US$64.26k||0.023% $332.9k|
|Independent Trustee||2.33yrs||US$49.12k||0.0058% $83.3k|
|Independent Trustee||2.08yrs||US$51.90k||0.0058% $83.3k|
|Independent Trustee||1.75yrs||US$13.84k||0.0029% $41.6k|
Experienced Board: WY8's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Universal Health Realty Income Trust's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Universal Health Realty Income Trust
- Ticker: WY8
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1986
- Industry: Health Care REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: US$1.556b
- Listing Market Cap: US$1.431b
- Shares outstanding: 13.76m
- Website: https://www.uhrit.com
- Universal Health Realty Income Trust
- Universal Corporate Center
- 367 South Gulph Road
- King Of Prussia
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|UHT||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Dec 1986|
|WY8||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 1986|
Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a real estate investment trust, invests in healthcare and human service related facilities including acute care hospitals, behavioral health care hospitals, specialty hospitals, medical/office buildings, free-standing emergency departments and childcare centers. We have investments in seventy-one properties located in twenty states, including two that are currently under construction.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/10 02:36|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/09 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.