Medical Properties Trust (MPW) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Medical Properties Trust (MPW) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 1.67% to a closing price of $11.20. The stock saw 4.81 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 8,517 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 2.38 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Medical Properties Trust has a P/B ratio of 1.26. It also has a P/E ratio of 24.3. The stock has traded between $15.62 and $10.59 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $11.43, and its 200-day SMA $12.55.

Medical Properties Trust Inc is a self-advised real estate investment trust. The Company is engaged in the business of investing in, owning, and leasing healthcare real estate. The Company also makes mortgages and loans to healthcare operators.

Headquartered in Birmingham, AL, Medical Properties Trust has 48 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Edward K. Aldag.

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