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Healthpeak Properties, Inc is a reit-healthcare facilities business based in the US. Healthpeak Properties shares (PEAK.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $27.03 – a decrease of 5.59% over the previous week. Healthpeak Properties employs 204 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2.3 billion.

How to buy shares in Healthpeak Properties

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: PEAK in this case.
  5. Research Healthpeak Properties shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Healthpeak Properties shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

How has Coronavirus impacted Healthpeak Properties's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Healthpeak Properties's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $27.03, which is 27.24% down on its pre-crash value of $37.15 and 45.09% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $18.63.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Healthpeak Properties shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $552.42 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $748.46.

Healthpeak Properties share price

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Healthpeak Properties shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-01.
Latest market close$27.03
52-week range$17.876 - $36.1167
50-day moving average $28.7043
200-day moving average $27.5769
Wall St. target price$30.11
PE ratio 52.2971
Dividend yield $1.48 (5.13%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.0899
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Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
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£1500
0.75%
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0.45%
£11.95
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Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
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0.12%
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AJ Bell stocks and shares ISA
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£1000 or a regular savings plan from £50
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Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
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7 funds
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£1,000
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0.05-0.25%
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No annual fee
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Is it a good time to buy Healthpeak Properties stock?

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Healthpeak Properties price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $30.05

1 month (2020-12-22) 1.28%
3 months (2020-10-22) 5.55%
6 months (2020-07-22) 12.09%
5 years (2016-01-18) inf%

Is Healthpeak Properties under- or over-valued?

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

Healthpeak Properties's P/E ratio

Healthpeak Properties's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 52x. In other words, Healthpeak Properties shares trade at around 52x 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.

Healthpeak Properties's PEG ratio

Healthpeak Properties's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 53.0331. 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 Healthpeak Properties's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Healthpeak Properties's EBITDA

Healthpeak Properties's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $926 million (£0.0 million).

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

Healthpeak Properties financials

Revenue TTM $2.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 8.61%
Gross profit TTM $1.1 billion
Return on assets TTM 0.83%
Return on equity TTM 4.67%
Profit margin 13.49%
Market capitalisation $16 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Healthpeak Properties shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "PEAK.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 9.2 million Healthpeak Properties shares held short by investors – that's known as Healthpeak Properties's "short interest". This figure is 19.6% up from 7.7 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Healthpeak Properties shares can be evaluated.

Healthpeak Properties's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Healthpeak Properties's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Healthpeak Properties shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Healthpeak Properties shares traded daily (recently around 4.2 million). Healthpeak Properties's SIR currently stands at 2.16. In other words for every 100,000 Healthpeak Properties shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2160 shares are currently held short.

However Healthpeak Properties's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Healthpeak Properties shares, or, against the total number of tradable Healthpeak Properties shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Healthpeak Properties's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Healthpeak Properties shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0232% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Healthpeak Properties shares, roughly 23 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Healthpeak Properties.

Find out more about how you can short Healthpeak Properties stock.

Healthpeak Properties's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Healthpeak Properties.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Healthpeak Properties's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 13.03

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Healthpeak Properties's overall score of 13.03 (as at 01/01/2019) is excellent – landing it in it in the 5th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Healthpeak Properties is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Healthpeak Properties's environmental score

Environmental score: 3.18/100

Healthpeak Properties's environmental score of 3.18 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Healthpeak Properties is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Healthpeak Properties's social score

Social score: 4.55/100

Healthpeak Properties's social score of 4.55 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Healthpeak Properties is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Healthpeak Properties's governance score

Governance score: 3.79/100

Healthpeak Properties's governance score puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Healthpeak Properties is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Healthpeak Properties's controversy score

Controversy score: 2/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, Healthpeak Properties scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Healthpeak Properties has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Healthpeak Properties, Inc was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 13.03
Total ESG percentile 4.84
Environmental score 3.18
Environmental score percentile 4
Social score 4.55
Social score percentile 4
Governance score 3.79
Governance score percentile 4
Level of controversy 2

Healthpeak Properties share dividends

Dividend payout ratio: 246.67% of net profits

Recently Healthpeak Properties has paid out, on average, around 246.67% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 5.13% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Healthpeak Properties shareholders could enjoy a 5.13% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Healthpeak Properties's case, that would currently equate to about $1.48 per share.

Healthpeak Properties's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.

Healthpeak Properties's most recent dividend payout was on 23 November 2020. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 10 November 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Healthpeak Properties's shares ever split?

Healthpeak Properties's shares were split on a 1098:1000 basis on 1 November 2016. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1098 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Healthpeak Properties shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 8.9% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Healthpeak Properties shares which in turn could have impacted Healthpeak Properties's share price.

Healthpeak Properties share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Healthpeak Properties's shares have ranged in value from as little as $17.876 up to $36.1167. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PEAK.US volatility(beta: 0.66)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 Healthpeak Properties's is 0.6612. This would suggest that Healthpeak Properties's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

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Healthpeak Properties overview

Healthpeak Properties, Inc. is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) and S&P 500 company. Healthpeak owns and develops high-quality real estate in the three private-pay healthcare asset classes of Life Science, Medical Office and Senior Housing, designed to provide stability through the inevitable industry cycles. At Healthpeak, we pair our deep understanding of the healthcare real estate market with a strong vision for long-term growth.

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