Analysts fell to the sidelines weighing in on Alexandria Equities (ARE – Research Report) and Medical Properties (MPW – Research Report) with neutral ratings, indicating that the experts are neither bullish nor bearish on the stocks.
Alexandria Equities (ARE)
In a report released today, Ross L Smotrich from Barclays maintained a Hold rating on Alexandria Equities, with a price target of $155.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $159.59, close to its 52-week high of $163.51.
According to TipRanks.com, Smotrich is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 7.2% and a 65.1% success rate. Smotrich covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Apartment Investment & Management, Mid-America Apartment, and Four Corners Property.
Currently, the analyst consensus on Alexandria Equities is a Strong Buy with an average price target of $166.67.
Medical Properties (MPW)
In a report released today, Drew Babin from Robert W. Baird maintained a Hold rating on Medical Properties, with a price target of $22.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $21.49, close to its 52-week high of $21.71.
According to TipRanks.com, Babin is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 14.6% and a 85.2% success rate. Babin covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as New Senior Investment Group, Healthpeak Properties, and Community Healthcare.
The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for Medical Properties with a $22.43 average price target.
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