SHELTON JAMES D, Director, subtracted 5,940 shares of Ventas, Inc. (VTR) from its portfolio at the rate of $64.79 per share valuing $384,869 on Mar 28. The insider left behind 40,920 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Ventas, Inc. (VTR) was $65.43. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $65.68, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $65.94. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $64.92 and a 2nd Support Level at $64.42. Ventas, Inc. (VTR) stock has gained $1.67, or 2.62%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $2.01, or 3.17%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $1.90, or 2.99%. This year-to-date, Ventas, Inc. (VTR) shares have gained $6.84, or 11.67%.
Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Ventas, Inc. (VTR) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 75% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 0% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Hold .”
With 358,412 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $23,246,602K. Ventas, Inc. (VTR) generates $3,746 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $409,470 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 22.44%, a 3-Year Total Return of -6.27%, and a 5-year Total Return of 1.22%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 15.33%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.793 per share on 03/29/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 4.92%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 3.17.
For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.96 per share. This estimate came from a total of 11 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.97 and the low estimate was $0.94. In the year-ago quarter, Ventas, Inc. (VTR) generated per-share earnings of $1.08. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -11.11% .
Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 21 purchases (36,751 shares in total) and 7 sale (24,375 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 37 insider buys amounting to 219,832 shares and 29 insider sales amounting to 204,137 shares. In the past full year, 61 insider purchases were made (involving 269,804 shares) and 34 insider sell-offs equivalent to 289,751 shares.
Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 105.07, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 51.24, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 47.53. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 101.09 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 49.29.