Medical Properties Trust Inc. (MPW) Soars 1.95% on June 30

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Medical Properties Trust Inc. (MPW) had a good day on the market for Tuesday June 30 as shares jumped 1.95% to close at $18.80. About 3.2 million shares traded hands on 20,290 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 528.33 million. After opening the trading day at $18.49, shares of Medical Properties Trust Inc. stayed within a range of $18.92 to $18.49.

With today's gains, Medical Properties Trust Inc. now has a market cap of $9.93 billion. Shares of Medical Properties Trust Inc. have been trading within a range of $24.29 and $12.36 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

Medical Properties Trust Inc is a healthcare facility REIT. The company operates one segment, which owns and leases healthcare facilities. The vast majority of Medical's revenue is generated in the United States, followed by Germany and the United Kingdom. The company considers merger and acquisition investment as a component of its operational growth strategy. It provides financing for a variety of facilities that require funds for acquisitions, sale-leasebacks, new developments, and expansion projects.

Medical Properties Trust Inc. is based out of Birmingham, AL and has some 86 employees. Its CEO is Edward K. Aldag.

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Medical Properties Trust Inc. is also a component of the Russell 2000. The Russell 2000 is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States. It's maintained by Russell Investments, an industry leader in creating and maintaining indices, and consists of the smallest 2000 stocks from the broader Russell 3000 index.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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