Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated is a real estate investment trust that focuses on owning income-producing real estate properties associated primarily with the delivery of outpatient healthcare services in non-urban markets throughout the United States.
Solid track record second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Community Healthcare Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CHCT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CHCT exceeded the US REITs industry which returned -10.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CHCT underperformed the US Market which returned 18% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Community Healthcare Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Community Healthcare Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CHCT ($47.21) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($93.68)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CHCT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CHCT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (80.1x) compared to the US REITs industry average (36x).
PE vs Market: CHCT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (80.1x) compared to the US market (19.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CHCT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CHCT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the US REITs industry average (1.4x).
How is Community Healthcare Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CHCT's forecast earnings growth (18.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: CHCT's earnings (18.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (24.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CHCT's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: CHCT's revenue (16.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CHCT's revenue (16.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CHCT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Community Healthcare Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CHCT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CHCT's current net profit margins (17.1%) are higher than last year (4.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CHCT's earnings have grown significantly by 46.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CHCT's earnings growth over the past year (393.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (46.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CHCT earnings growth over the past year (393.8%) exceeded the REITs industry 3.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CHCT's Return on Equity (3.5%) is considered low.
How is Community Healthcare Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CHCT's short term assets ($34.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($19.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: CHCT's short term assets ($34.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($205.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CHCT's debt to equity ratio (54.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CHCT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 13.9% to 54.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CHCT's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (19.7%).
Interest Coverage: CHCT's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.7x coverage).
What is Community Healthcare Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CHCT's dividend (3.58%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.59%).
High Dividend: CHCT's dividend (3.58%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.32%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, CHCT has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CHCT's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (89.1%), CHCT's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: CHCT's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (72% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Tim Wallace (61 yo)
Mr. Timothy G. Wallace, also known as Tim, has been the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated since March 2014. From 2003 to 2014, Mr. Wallace was co-fo ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tim's total compensation ($USD2.60M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.99M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tim's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP & CFO||1.25yrs||US$1.50m||0.34% |
|Executive VP||1.25yrs||US$1.58m||1.03% |
|Executive VP & Chief Accounting Officer||6.42yrs||US$1.27m||0.80% |
|Vice President of Asset Management||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Asset Management||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Controller||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CHCT's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||2.25yrs||US$157.32k||0.064% |
|Independent Director||5.25yrs||US$155.85k||0.19% |
|Lead Independent Director||5.58yrs||US$169.65k||0.16% |
|Independent Director||5.25yrs||US$157.32k||0.11% |
Experienced Board: CHCT's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 16.7%.
Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated
- Ticker: CHCT
- Exchange: NYSE
- Industry: Health Care REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: US$1.025b
- Shares outstanding: 21.71m
- Website: https://www.chct.reit
Number of Employees
- Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated
- 3326 Aspen Grove Drive
- Suite 150
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CHCT||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||May 2015|
Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated is a real estate investment trust that focuses on owning income-producing real estate properties associated primarily with the delivery of outpatient healthcare serv ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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