The Critical Facts About Ventas Today

Shares of Ventas have moved 1.1% today, and are now trading at a price of $43.24. In contrast, the S&P 500 index saw a -0.0% change. Today's trading volume is 1,065,712 compared to the stock's average volume of 2,512,603.

Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR) is a leading S&P 500 real estate investment trust focused on delivering strong, sustainable shareholder returns by enabling exceptional environments that benefit a large and growing aging population. Based in Chicago, United States the company has 486 full time employees and a market cap of $17,402,458,112. Ventas currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 4.2% per year.

The company is now trading -16.67% away from its average analyst target price of $51.89 per share. The 18 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $46.0 to $61.0, and on average give Ventas a rating of buy.

Over the last 52 weeks, VTR stock has risen 1.9%, which amounts to a -25.4% difference compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $50.99 whereas its 52 week low is $39.33 per share. With its net margins declining an average -38.5% over the last 6 years, Ventas may not have a strong enough profitability trend to support its stock price.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023 4,497,827 -30,297 -1 0.0
2022 4,129,193 -40,931 -1 -200.0
2021 3,828,007 56,559 1 -91.67
2020 3,795,357 441,185 12 9.09
2019 3,872,750 439,297 11 0.0
2018 3,745,810 415,981 11
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