Welltower Inc. (WELL)

82.88 -0.81%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Forward P/S ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Company’s profitability is declining
Forward PEG ratio high relative to industry peers
High short interest

Pros

  1. WELL quarterly revenue growth was 16.70%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (7.33% and 10.70%, respectively). See WELL revenue growth chart.
  2. WELL forward dividend yield is 2.76%, higher than the industry (2.44%) and sector (1.04%) forward dividend yields. See WELL forward dividend chart.
  3. WELL Price/Sales ratio is 8.28, which is low compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See WELL forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  4. WELL average analyst rating is Buy. See WELL analyst rating chart.
  5. WELL average analyst price target ($98.78) is above its current price ($88.18). See WELL price target chart.

Cons

  1. WELL profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -13.27 percentage points. See WELL profitability chart.
  2. WELL PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 7.53, which is high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See WELL PEG chart.
  3. WELL short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 4.22. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See WELL short interest ratio chart.