Finder makes money from featured partners, but editorial opinions are our own. Advertiser Disclosure

How to buy Caretrust stock

Learn how to easily invest in Caretrust stock.

Caretrust Inc is a reit-healthcare facilities business based in the US. Caretrust shares (CTRE) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Caretrust employs 16 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Caretrust

  1. Compare share trading platforms. Use our comparison table to help you find a platform that fits you.
  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – CTRE – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.
Client disclaimer: US Brokerage services through eToro USA Securities Inc, member of FINRA, SIPC. Crypto assets through eToro USA LLC.

Caretrust stock price (NYSE: CTRE)

Use our graph to track the performance of CTRE stocks over time.

Caretrust shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-25.
Latest market close$18.65
52-week range$15.90 - $23.65
50-day moving average $17.46
200-day moving average $19.72
Wall St. target price$20.83
PE ratio 231.25
Dividend yield $1.07 (6.3%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.08

Buy Caretrust shares from these brokerages

Compare special offers, low fees and a wide range of types of investments among top trading platforms.
1 - 6 of 6
Name Product Asset types Stock trade fee Minimum deposit Signup bonus
Finder Award
Stocks, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
when you sign up and deposit $100
Trade stocks in the app or online with $0 commissions. Not available in NY, NV, MN, or TN.
Client disclaimer: US Brokerage services through eToro USA Securities Inc, member of FINRA, SIPC. Crypto assets through eToro USA LLC.
SoFi Invest
Stocks, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
$10 - $100
when you open an account and place a first crypto trade of $50 - $5,000+
A free way to invest in most equities.
Stocks, Options, ETFs, Cryptocurrency
$200 in US stocks
when you open and fund an account with min. $2,000 for 3+ mos.
Trade stocks, options, ETFs and futures on mobile or desktop with this advanced platform.
JPMorgan Self-Directed Investing
Stocks, Bonds, Options, Mutual funds, ETFs
$125 - $625
when you open and fund an account with $25,000 - $250,000+
Axos Bank Self Directed Investing
when you open an account and deposit at least $1500.
Vanguard Personal Advisor
Stocks, Mutual funds, ETFs
Financial advice powered by relationships, not commissions.

Compare up to 4 providers

*Signup bonus information updated weekly.

The value of any investment can go up or down depending on news, trends and market conditions. We are not investment advisers, so do your own due diligence to understand the risks before you invest.

Is it a good time to buy Caretrust stock?

The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

This chart is not advice or a guarantee of success. Rather, it gauges the real-time recommendations of three popular technical indicators: moving averages, oscillators and pivots. Finder is not responsible for how your stock performs.

Caretrust price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $18.65 from 2022-06-28

1 week (2022-06-23) 3.27%
1 month (2022-05-27) 1.63%
3 months (2022-03-26) N/A
6 months (2021-12-30) -18.17%
1 year (2021-06-30) -19.72%
2 years (2020-06-30) 8.68%
3 years (2019-06-28) 23.78
5 years (2017-06-30) 0.59%

Is Caretrust stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Caretrust stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Caretrust's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Caretrust's P/E ratio

Caretrust's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 231x. In other words, Caretrust shares trade at around 231x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Caretrust's PEG ratio

Caretrust's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.26. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Caretrust's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Caretrust's EBITDA

Caretrust's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $157.6 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Caretrust's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Caretrust financials

Revenue TTM $193.1 million
Operating margin TTM 52.88%
Gross profit TTM $188.8 million
Return on assets TTM 3.95%
Return on equity TTM 0.93%
Profit margin 4.26%
Book value $8.75
Market capitalisation $1.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Caretrust share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 2.2% of net profits

Recently Caretrust has paid out, on average, around 2.2% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 6.3% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Caretrust shareholders could enjoy a 6.3% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Caretrust's case, that would currently equate to about $1.07 per share.

While Caretrust's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Caretrust is investing more in its future growth.

Caretrust's most recent dividend payout was on 14 July 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 28 June 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Caretrust share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Caretrust's shares have ranged in value from as little as $15.9 up to $23.6493. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CTRE.US volatility(beta: 1.2)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Caretrust's is 1.2019. This would suggest that Caretrust's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Caretrust overview

CareTrust REIT, Inc. is a self-administered, publicly-traded real estate investment trust engaged in the ownership, acquisition, development and leasing of skilled nursing, seniors housing and other healthcare-related properties. With a nationwide portfolio of long-term net-leased properties, and a growing portfolio of quality operators leasing them, CareTrust REIT is pursuing both external and organic growth opportunities across the United States. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Caretrust is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.756% of Caretrust shares are held by insiders and 86.918% by institutions.
How many people work for Caretrust?
Latest data suggests 16 work at Caretrust.
When does the fiscal year end for Caretrust?
Caretrust's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Caretrust based?
Caretrust's address is: 905 Calle Amanecer, San Clemente, CA, United States, 92673
What is Caretrust's ISIN number?
Caretrust's international securities identification number is: US14174T1079
What is Caretrust's CUSIP number?
Caretrust's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 14174T107

More guides on Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.
Go to site