Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is a self-advised real estate investment trust formed in 2003 to acquire and develop net-leased hospital facilities.
6 star dividend payer and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Medical Properties Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MPW's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MPW exceeded the US REITs industry which returned -23.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MPW matched the US Market which returned -13.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Medical Properties Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Medical Properties 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: MPW ($16) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($43.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MPW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MPW is good value based on its PE Ratio (18.4x) compared to the REITs industry average (23x).
PE vs Market: MPW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18.4x) compared to the US market (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MPW is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MPW is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US REITs industry average (1.2x).
How is Medical Properties Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MPW's forecast earnings growth (15% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: MPW's earnings (15% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: MPW's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: MPW's revenue (12.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MPW's revenue (12.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MPW's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.3%).
How has Medical Properties Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MPW has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MPW's current net profit margins (42.8%) are lower than last year .
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MPW's earnings have grown significantly by 41.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MPW's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: MPW had negative earnings growth (-63.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the REITs industry average (4.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MPW's Return on Equity (5.4%) is considered low.
How is Medical Properties Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MPW's short term assets ($4.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($297.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: MPW's short term assets ($4.5B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($7.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MPW's debt to equity ratio (99.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: MPW's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 157% to 99.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MPW's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (7%).
Interest Coverage: MPW's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.5x coverage).
What is Medical Properties Trust's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MPW's dividend (6.75%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (2.01%).
High Dividend: MPW's dividend (6.75%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.66%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MPW's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MPW's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (76.8%), MPW's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: MPW's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (0.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ed Aldag (55yo)
Mr. Edward K. Aldag, Jr., also known as Ed, is a Founder of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. and has been its President and Chief Executive Officer since August 2003. He serves as Director of Infracore SA si ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ed's total compensation ($USD13.21M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD7.61M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ed's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Founder||no data||US$6.02m||0.28% $21.3m|
|Chief Accounting Officer||4.25yrs||no data||0.022% $1.6m|
|Director of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|VP and MD of Asset Management & Underwriting||4.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Tax||no data||no data||no data|
|Treasurer & MD of Capital Markets||2.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MPW's management team is considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||3.67yrs||US$219.10k||0.0053% $400.7k|
|Independent Director||16yrs||US$224.10k||0.018% $1.3m|
|Lead Director||4.25yrs||US$229.10k||0.043% $3.2m|
|Independent Director||5.58yrs||US$219.10k||0.0087% $652.8k|
|Independent Director||2.17yrs||US$175.35k||0.0048% $363.2k|
|Independent Director||0.17yr||no data||0.0010% $75.8k|
Experienced Board: MPW's board of directors are considered experienced (4.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: MPW insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 16.9%.
Medical Properties Trust, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Medical Properties Trust, Inc.
- Ticker: MPW
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Health Care REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Implied Market Cap: US$7.504b
- Market Cap: US$8.334b
- Shares outstanding: 521.09m
- Website: https://www.medicalpropertiestrust.com
Number of Employees
- Medical Properties Trust, Inc.
- 1000 Urban Center Drive
- Suite 501
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MPW||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 2005|
|M3P||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 2005|
|0JZZ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Jul 2005|
Medical Properties Trust, Inc. is a self-advised real estate investment trust formed in 2003 to acquire and develop net-leased hospital facilities. From its inception in Birmingham, Alabama, the Company has grown to become one of the world’s largest owners of hospitals with 389 facilities and more than 41,000 licensed beds in eight countries and across three continents. MPT’s financing model facilitates acquisitions and recapitalizations and allows operators of hospitals to unlock the value of their real estate assets to fund facility improvements, technology upgrades and other investments in operations.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/07 02:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/06 00:00|
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