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Welltower (WELL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-2.06 (-1.93%)
(As of 07/8/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
3.65 million shs
Average Volume
2.69 million shs
Market Capitalization
$62.43 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Welltower MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.79 Rating Score
4.7% Downside
$99.50 Price Target
Short Interest
1.68% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.03mentions of Welltower in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$187,038 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $4.12 to $4.57 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.99 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

339th out of 822 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

62nd out of 175 stocks

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About Welltower Stock (NYSE:WELL)

Welltower Inc. (NYSE:WELL), a REIT and S&P 500 company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, is driving the transformation of health care infrastructure. Welltower invests with leading seniors housing operators, post-acute providers and health systems to fund the real estate and infrastructure needed to scale innovative care delivery models and improve people's wellness and overall health care experience. Welltower owns interests in properties concentrated in major, high-growth markets in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, consisting of seniors housing and post-acute communities and outpatient medical properties.

WELL Stock Price History

WELL Stock News Headlines

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Obama wins Presidential debate
When I said Obama would seek a third term… They called me a conspiracy theorist, they said it couldn’t happen, that the 22nd Amendment makes it impossible. But as I explained on live radio years ago, “he could have a proxy… while he remains in control of the administration much like Putin did in Russia.”
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/22 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Real estate investment trusts
Specialized REITs
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
14 Analysts


Net Income
$340.09 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.64 billion
Cash Flow
$3.16 per share
Book Value
$47.12 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$62.43 billion

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Shankh S. MitraMr. Shankh S. Mitra (Age 43)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.81M
  • Mr. Timothy G. McHugh (Age 38)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.86M
  • Mr. John F. Burkart (Age 60)
    Executive VP & COO
    Comp: $1.64M
  • Mr. Matthew Grant McQueen J.D. (Age 51)
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $1.25M
  • Mr. Nikhil Chaudhri
    Executive VP & Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Joshua T. Fieweger (Age 42)
    Senior VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Krishna Soma
    Senior Vice President of Corporate Finance
  • Mark Hernandez
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. John Olympitis
    Senior VP & Head of Corporate Development
  • Ms. Pam Byrne
    Senior VP & Head of Human Capital

Should I Buy Welltower Stock? WELL Pros and Cons Explained


Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Welltower Inc.:

  • Welltower Inc. has a strong market capitalization of $62.76 billion, indicating stability and potential for growth.
  • Recent quarterly earnings results showed a revenue increase of 19.2% compared to the same quarter last year, demonstrating positive growth.
  • Welltower's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 301.23%, offering investors a high dividend yield of 2.32%.
  • Analysts have given Welltower an average rating of Moderate Buy with a price target of $98.07, suggesting positive sentiment and potential price appreciation.
  • Recent insider trading activity, such as Director Kenneth J. Bacon selling shares at $103.91, may indicate confidence in the company's future performance.


Investors should be bearish about investing in Welltower Inc. for these reasons:

  • Welltower Inc. reported a lower-than-expected earnings per share for the last quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates by a significant margin.
  • The company's price-to-earnings ratio of 129.58 and P/E/G ratio of 2.58 may indicate overvaluation, posing a risk for investors.
  • One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, suggesting some market participants have a negative outlook on Welltower's future performance.
  • Welltower's 1-year high of $105.69 may indicate a potential resistance level for the stock, limiting short-term price appreciation.
  • The company's debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50 may raise concerns about its financial leverage and ability to manage debt obligations.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Sunday, June 30, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Welltower pros and cons to

WELL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have WELL shares performed this year?

Welltower's stock was trading at $90.17 at the start of the year. Since then, WELL shares have increased by 15.8% and is now trading at $104.42.
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How were Welltower's earnings last quarter?

Welltower Inc. (NYSE:WELL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April, 29th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.94 by $0.72. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 19.2% on a year-over-year basis.
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What is Shankh Mitra's approval rating as Welltower's CEO?

1 employees have rated Welltower Chief Executive Officer Shankh Mitra on Shankh Mitra has an approval rating of 100% among the company's employees. This puts Shankh Mitra in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are Welltower's major shareholders?

Top institutional shareholders of Welltower include DNB Asset Management AS (0.02%), Appleton Partners Inc. MA, GAMMA Investing LLC and Marcum Wealth LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Welltower?

Shares of WELL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Welltower own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some other companies that Welltower investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Ventas (VTR), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

This page (NYSE:WELL) was last updated on 7/9/2024 by Staff

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