Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) [Trend Analysis] moved down reacts as active mover, shares a decrease -0.15% to traded at $59.27 and the percentage gap between open changing to regular change was -0.35%. Ventas, Inc. (VTR) reported that it has purchased a high-quality life science, research and medical campus in Providence, Rhode Island from affiliates of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VIII L.P.
The principal assets of the acquisition are a 269,000 square foot historic renovation of South Street Landing, a building that will be used for academic administration and educational purposes, and an adjacent newly constructed garage, which were purchased for nearly $130 million. SSL is 100 percent leased to Brown University for academic administrative offices and the Nursing Education Center, an initiative between Rhode Island College and University of Rhode Island’s nursing programs. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 6.10 and price to cash ratio remained 73.29. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 6.30% and return on investment was 4.50% while its return on asset stayed at 2.90%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 1.04.
Walter Investment Management Corp. (NYSE:WAC) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with -3.03% to $1.60. Goldberg Law PC revealed that it is investigating Walter Investment Management Corp. (WAC) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws.On March 14, 2017, Walter revealed that “[a]s of December 31, 2016, we identified a material weakness in internal controls over operational processes within the transaction level processing of Ditech Financial default servicing activities.”Walter also reported that its subsidiary, RMS, received a subpoena from the Office of Inspector General of HUD dated January 12, 2017, “requesting certain documents and information relating to the origination and underwriting of certain specified loans.” The share price of WAC attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 19.69%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 6.67% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -81.20%.