5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Omega Healthcare
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, healthcare REIT Omega Healthcare Investors (NYS: OHI) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Omega Healthcare's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Omega Healthcare facts
|Headquarters (founded)||Hunt Valley, Md. (1992)|
|Market Cap||$2.7 billion|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$317.5 million|
|Management||CEO C. Taylor Pickett|
CFO Robert Stephenson
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||7.6%|
|Cash/Debt||$2.9 million / $1.5 billion|
Healthcare Realty Trust
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 235 members who have rated Omega Healthcare believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Well-managed REIT with dividends increasing every year. Currently around [a 7% dividend yield]. I'm going overweight financial and real estate in the US, and consumer and utilities in developing markets. Health care is a bit of a gamble because of the politics, but I'm adding this ... based on demographics.
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