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Best Healthcare Facility REIT Stocks to Buy Now (2024)
Top healthcare facility reit stocks in 2024 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best healthcare facility reit stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the reit - healthcare facilities industry.

Industry: REIT - Healthcare Facilit...
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
CTRE
CARETRUST REIT INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$2.96B$22.68-1.22%$145.88M45.36x0.47
CHCT
COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE TRUST INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$748.22M$27.030.11%$66.25M135.15x0.84
NHI
NATIONAL HEALTH INVESTORS INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$2.54B$58.48-0.63%$263.79M18.68x0.97
LTC
LTC PROPERTIES INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$1.36B$31.61-0.25%$174.17M14.63x1.07
GMRE
GLOBAL MEDICAL REIT INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$574.35M$8.76-6.51%$95.44M36.50x1.09
DOC
PHYSICIANS REALTY TRUST
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$2.66B$11.141.92%$314.32M61.89x0.82
OHI
OMEGA HEALTHCARE INVESTORS INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$7.73B$31.530.90%$803.65M31.22x1.50
SBRA
SABRA HEALTH CARE REIT INC
NASDAQ
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$3.24B$14.00-0.21%$311.81M233.33x0.92
WELL
WELLTOWER INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$52.26B$91.86-0.28%$2.36B139.18x0.69
PEAK
HEALTHPEAK PROPERTIES INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$9.06B$16.551.91%$1.25B29.55x1.38
STRW
STRAWBERRY FIELDS REIT INC
NYSEMKT
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$51.05M$7.940.51%$55.88M18.90x68.92
HR
HEALTHCARE REALTY TRUST INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$5.17B$13.572.18%$762.30M-18.34x0.84
UHT
UNIVERSAL HEALTH REALTY INCOME TRUST
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$563.19M$40.74-2.91%$60.06M36.38x1.97
HTIA
HEALTHCARE TRUST INC
NASDAQ
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$1.69B$15.16-1.24%$81.04M-20.91x1.32
MPW
MEDICAL PROPERTIES TRUST INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$2.50B$4.170.00%$869.56M-59.57x1.29
DHC
DIVERSIFIED HEALTHCARE TRUST
NASDAQ
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$803.00M$3.344.05%$182.49M-2.72x1.33
VTR
VENTAS INC
NYSE
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
$17.10B$42.48-0.38%$1.92B-424.80x1.57

Healthcare Facility REIT Stocks FAQ

What are the best healthcare facility reit stocks to buy right now in Feb 2024?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best healthcare facility reit stocks to buy right now are:

1. Caretrust Reit (NYSE:CTRE)


Caretrust Reit (NYSE:CTRE) is the top healthcare facility reit stock with a Zen Score of 47, which is 18 points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 29. It passed 17 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Caretrust Reit has seen its stock return 15.3% over the past year, overperforming other healthcare facility reit stocks by 22 percentage points.

Caretrust Reit has an average 1 year price target of $23.75, an upside of 4.72% from Caretrust Reit's current stock price of $22.68.

Caretrust Reit stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 4 analysts covering Caretrust Reit, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 25% have issued a Buy, 25% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Community Healthcare Trust (NYSE:CHCT)


Community Healthcare Trust (NYSE:CHCT) is the second best healthcare facility reit stock with a Zen Score of 41, which is 12 points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 29. It passed 15 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Community Healthcare Trust has seen its stock lose -30.23% over the past year, underperforming other healthcare facility reit stocks by -24 percentage points.

Community Healthcare Trust has an average 1 year price target of $35.00, an upside of 29.49% from Community Healthcare Trust's current stock price of $27.03.

Community Healthcare Trust stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 4 analysts covering Community Healthcare Trust, 50% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. National Health Investors (NYSE:NHI)


National Health Investors (NYSE:NHI) is the third best healthcare facility reit stock with a Zen Score of 40, which is 11 points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 29. It passed 15 out of 38 due diligence checks and has average fundamentals. National Health Investors has seen its stock return 6.33% over the past year, overperforming other healthcare facility reit stocks by 13 percentage points.

National Health Investors has an average 1 year price target of $59.67, an upside of 2.03% from National Health Investors's current stock price of $58.48.

National Health Investors stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 6 analysts covering National Health Investors, 33.33% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 16.67% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the healthcare facility reit stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 16 healthcare facility reit stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 healthcare facility reit stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW)


Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW) has an annual dividend yield of 21.1%, which is 13 percentage points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 7.62%. Medical Properties Trust's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Medical Properties Trust's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Medical Properties Trust's dividend payout ratio of -1,457.1% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. Healthcare Trust (NASDAQ:HTIA)


Healthcare Trust (NASDAQ:HTIA) has an annual dividend yield of 12.07%, which is 4 percentage points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 7.62%. Healthcare Trust's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Healthcare Trust's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Healthcare Trust's dividend payout ratio of -251.4% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

3. Healthcare Realty Trust (NYSE:HR)


Healthcare Realty Trust (NYSE:HR) has an annual dividend yield of 11.42%, which is 4 percentage points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 7.62%. Healthcare Realty Trust's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% two times in the last 10 years. Healthcare Realty Trust's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Healthcare Realty Trust's dividend payout ratio of -167.6% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are healthcare facility reit stocks down?

Healthcare facility reit stocks were down -0.43% in the last day, and down -0.81% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why healthcare facility reit stocks are down.

What are the most undervalued healthcare facility reit stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued healthcare facility reit stocks right now are:

1. Healthpeak Properties (NYSE:PEAK)


Healthpeak Properties (NYSE:PEAK) is the most undervalued healthcare facility reit stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Healthpeak Properties has a valuation score of 57, which is 32 points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 25. It passed 4 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Healthpeak Properties's stock has dropped -31.21% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the healthcare facility reit industry by -25 percentage points.

2. Ltc Properties (NYSE:LTC)


Ltc Properties (NYSE:LTC) is the second most undervalued healthcare facility reit stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Ltc Properties has a valuation score of 43, which is 18 points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 25. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Ltc Properties's stock has dropped -11.75% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the healthcare facility reit industry by -5 percentage points.

3. Strawberry Fields Reit (NYSEMKT:STRW)


Strawberry Fields Reit (NYSEMKT:STRW) is the third most undervalued healthcare facility reit stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Strawberry Fields Reit has a valuation score of 43, which is 18 points higher than the healthcare facility reit industry average of 25. It passed 3 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Strawberry Fields Reit's stock has dropped -0.63% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the healthcare facility reit industry by 6 percentage points.

Are healthcare facility reit stocks a good buy now?

57.14% of healthcare facility reit stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect healthcare facility reit stocks to rise by 11.85% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the reit - healthcare facilities industry?

The average P/E ratio of the reit - healthcare facilities industry is 13.55x.
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