Do Analysts Recommend VTR at $48.26?

The large-cap Specialty Real Estate Investment Trust company is now trading -11.03% below its average target price of $54.24. Analysts have set target prices ranging from $45.0 to $80.0 per share for Ventas, and have given the stock an average rating of buy.

Ventas's short interest — meaning the percentage of the share float that is being shorted — is lower than average at 3.2%. The stock's short ratio is 3.5. The company's insiders own 0.54% of its outstanding shares, which indicates a strong alignment between management and shareholder interests.

Another number to watch is the company's rate of institutional share ownership, which now stands at 98.5%. In conclusion, we believe there is mixed market sentiment regarding Ventas.

Institutions Invested in Ventas

Date Reported Holder Percentage Shares Value
2023-03-31 Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) 16% 65,787,670 $3,174,912,843
2023-03-31 Blackrock Inc. 11% 42,865,841 $2,068,705,414
2023-03-31 State Street Corporation 7% 28,850,569 $1,392,328,411
2023-03-31 JP Morgan Chase & Company 6% 24,242,954 $1,169,964,919
2023-03-31 FMR, LLC 5% 18,510,819 $893,332,093
2023-03-31 Apg Asset Management US Inc. 5% 18,160,250 $876,413,634
2023-03-31 Principal Financial Group, Inc. 4% 16,967,816 $818,866,771
2023-03-31 Geode Capital Management, LLC 2% 9,157,232 $441,928,000
2023-03-31 CenterSquare Investment Management LLC 2% 6,125,661 $295,624,389
2023-03-31 Dimensional Fund Advisors LP 1% 5,685,860 $274,399,594
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