Ventas, Inc.

NYSE: VTR
$41.69
+$0.85 (+2.1%)
Closing price September 22, 2020
In the latest Merrill Lynch RIC Report, which is effectively a culmination of the firm's top research ideas, views and advice for clients, the one common theme throughout was where to find yields.
One sector that continues to grow is health care, and the health care real estate investment trusts that have traded higher still offer outstanding distributions.
Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR) announced the pricing of its secondary offering recently. The company values its 9 million share offering up to $649 million in terms of gross proceeds. There is also an...
While these may not be the world's most exciting investments, they offer steady growth and income in a sector that should continue to see demand. All four make sense for total return accounts.
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen Thursday morning include Altria, Exelon, General Dynamics, Mattel, Philip Morris International, SanDisk and Wells Fargo.
Stifel has made some big changes to its Analyst Select List. Of the stocks added to the list, these have the largest upside to the Stifel price targets.
Here are four high-yielding health care real estate investment trust currently rated Overweight by RBC analysts.
The RBC Top Picks list has done outstanding since its inception at the end of 2011 by handily outperforming the S&P 500 and bringing alpha value to the firm's customers.
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The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act enacted last year will change almost every aspect of health care in the US. While changes to health insurance programs and to Medicaid and Medicare...