Crown Castle’s (CCI) 2018 performance expectations have been reflected in its analyst ratings. Of the 21 analysts covering the stock in January 2018, 13 have recommended “buy” or “strong buy” (as…
In 4Q17, Crown Castle (CCI) had FFO1 per share of $1.25, and in 2018, it’s expected to see FFO per share of $5.23 due to its acquisition of Lightower. The company is…
In 4Q17, Crown Castle (CCI) announced a dividend of $0.95 per share, bringing its 2017 dividend to $3.89, compared with $3.60 in 2016. It paid a dividend of $3.34 in 2015. Its…
Crown Castle’s (CCI) core strategy lies in the expansion and acquisition of properties, towers, and fiber cells. As these acquisitions and continuous redevelopment projects require a large amount of capital, REITs…
The telecommunication industry, evolving at a rapid pace, thrives on technology. Rumors of mergers and acquisitions are common in the sector. Also, the FCC (US Federal Communications Commission), set up…
Crown Castle’s (CCI) customer base comprises wireless carriers operating in national networks and carriers renting small cell networks, including those of healthcare, education, and government organizations. Crown Castle’s key strategy is to…
Crown Castle (CCI) has increased its site rental revenue estimate for 2018 by $36 million to $4.6 billion, representing a 26% YoY (year-over-year) gain.
Analyst ratings for Ventas (VTR) reflect its performance expectations for 2018.
Funds from operation (or FFO) for Ventas (VTR) for 3Q17 stood at $1.04 per share.
The recent increase in interest rates has impacted the performance of VTR.
Ventas (VTR) has a strong flexible balance sheet and excellent liquidity.
Ventas’s (VTR) senior housing portfolio is divided into the Senior Housing Operating (SHOP) and Senior Housing NNN (triple net) divisions.
Ventas (VTR) has an office portfolio that consists of life science centers and medical offices.
Ventas has been rising continuously due to its strong performance, consistent growth, and reliable cash flow through cycles for two decades.
The $1 trillion housing and healthcare real estate market is highly fragmented. Ventas has a market cap of $19.5 billion.
The US Dollar Index regained stability last week and broke the six-week losing streak. The US Dollar Index started this week on a stronger note.
Kinder Morgan’s 50-day moving average fell below its 200-day average in April 2017. KMI has fallen 24% in the last year.
Kinder Morgan (KMI) was one of the worst-performing stock last week, which ended February 2, 2018. The broader markets fell 4%, and Kinder Morgan fell 6.8%, a 3% fall year-to-date.
Since the onset of the current euphoric rise in stock prices after the US elections, the bond markets have remained somewhat muted.
Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters, 63% rated Phillips 66 Partners (PSXP) a “buy,” and the remaining 37% rated it a “hold.”