Headlines about MedEquities Realty Trust (NYSE:MRT) have trended positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. MedEquities Realty Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.1924934381069 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of MedEquities Realty Trust (MRT) traded up 0.70% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $11.59. The stock had a trading volume of 158,393 shares. The stock has a market cap of $368.04 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.23. MedEquities Realty Trust has a one year low of $10.28 and a one year high of $13.06. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $11.67 and its 200 day moving average price is $11.90.

Several equities analysts have recently commented on the company. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 target price on shares of MedEquities Realty Trust in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Zacks Investment Research raised MedEquities Realty Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald assumed coverage on MedEquities Realty Trust in a report on Thursday, August 31st. They set an “overweight” rating and a $14.00 target price for the company. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $13.00.

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MedEquities Realty Trust Company Profile

MedEquities Realty Trust, Inc is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company invests in a diversified mix of healthcare properties and healthcare-related real estate debt investments. The Company invests primarily in real estate across the acute and post-acute spectrum of care. It focuses on investing in various types of healthcare properties, including acute care hospitals; skilled nursing facilities; short-stay surgical and specialty hospitals, which focus on orthopedic, heart and other dedicated surgeries and specialty procedures; dedicated specialty hospitals, such as inpatient rehabilitation facilities, long-term acute care hospitals and facilities providing psychiatric care; physician clinics; diagnostic facilities; outpatient surgery centers, and facilities that support these services, such as medical office buildings.

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