FKnol.com

Financial Knowledge & Information Portal

Best Performing Healthcare REIT Stocks of 2020

Updated Sep 15, 2020
Healthcare is the basic need for humans. Apart from the doctor, nurses and care-giving staff, there is a need for big, sufficient and stable infrastructure to support and fulfill this basis need.
The Healthcare REITs are financial securities which are listed on the stock exchange. They represent the companies which are in the business of owning and managing a vast array of health care-related real estate, providing services around them, and for the collection of rent from the tenants who use these facilities for their healthcare needs. Senior citizens' living facilities, hospitals, medical office buildings and skilled nursing facilities are some of the examples of properties of the healthcare REITs. (See also, List of Best Performing REIT).
Explore more: See the best performing REITs lists of Healthcare REITs, Industrial REITs, Hotel REITs, Retail REITs, Office REITs, Residential REITs, Diversified REITs and Mortgage REITs.

Among the various available property-linked healthcare securitites in the category of healthcare REITs, which ones generated the top returns this year? Which of those figured among the winners in the long list of Healthcare REIT stocks?
This article provides a list of Healthcare REIT stocks which have generated the highest returns in the year 2020 till date of writing. The list is prepared based on the percentage returns generated by the individual Healthcare REIT stocks between the end of the previous year and , and the top 10 return generating Healthcare REIT stocks are listed below.
This page is updated every week/month. Bookmark this site to track the best performing stocks regularly.

Top Performing Healthcare REIT StocksAll Healthcare REIT StocksTop Dividend-paying Healthcare REIT Stocks

Top Healthcare REIT Stocks With Highest Returns

The following list presents stocks of the companies which belong to the broader Healthcare REIT sector or the stock market index, their corresponding prices as of given date, and the percentage gains realized:
 1) Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated (CHCT) 2) Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) 3) CareTrust REIT, Inc. (CTRE) 4) Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (HTA) 5) Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR)
 6) Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW) 7) Healthpeak Properties Inc (PEAK) 8) LTC Properties, Inc. (LTC) 9) National Health Investors, Inc. (NHI) 10) Ventas Inc (VTR)

Try our new Best Performing Stock Screener:


Top Performing Healthcare REIT StocksAll Healthcare REIT StocksTop Dividend-paying Healthcare REIT Stocks

Performance of Top Healthcare REIT Stocks

Here's a look at the basic details and how the above mentioned stocks fared during the period:

Community Healthcare Trust

Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated, incorporated on March 28, 2014, is an integrated healthcare real estate company. The Company owns and acquires, or finances, real estate properties that are leased to ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Community Healthcare Trust.
The Tennessee, TN-headquartered company Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated (CHCT) is ranked number one among the best performing stocks of Healthcare REIT of 2020. The Consumer Services sector business falls under the Real Estate Investment Trusts industrial sub-sector. Since the start of the year 2020, the stock price of Community Healthcare Trust has changed by 13.18 percent, which is calculated based on the previous year's closing price of $42.86 per share and year-to-date closing price of $48.51 per share as of writing. The market value of the company as indicated by its market-cap changed from $864.82 million to $1.11 billion during the same period. Along with Healthcare REIT, the company is also in the business of REIT, Consumer Services, Real Estate Investment Trusts, REIT, Real Estate, Wilshire 5000, Russell 2000, among other usual products and services. Community Healthcare Trust continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.

Physicians Realty Trust

Physicians Realty Trust is a self-managed healthcare real estate company organized to acquire, selectively develop, own and manage healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals and he ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Physicians Realty Trust.
Based on the market-cap change from $3.57 billion to $3.85 billion during the given months of the year 2020 and the share price change from $18.94 per share to a price of $18.5 per share as of Sep 15, 2020, Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) was successful in generating YTD returns of -2.32 percentage. Standing at the number two rank in the top performing list of Healthcare REIT stocks, the MILWAUKEE, WI -based Physicians Realty Trust is categorized as the Real Estate Investment Trusts sub-sector business which falls under the larger Consumer Services sector. It is also a part of few famous stock indexes that are used to track the overall performance of the stock market. They include Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a few more broader-level indexes that are actively tracked in the market.

CareTrust REIT

CareTrust REIT, Inc., incorporated on October 29, 2013, is a self-administered, self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is primarily engaged in the ownership, acquisition and leasing of healthcare-related ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of CareTrust REIT.
During the given months of the year 2020, CareTrust REIT, Inc. (CTRE) was successful in generating YTD returns of -6.59 percentage which helped it gain the number three spot in the list of the top performing stocks which generated maximum returns during year 2020 till date. As of December of the previous year, the stock of the California, CA-based CareTrust REIT closed at a price of $20.63 per share, while it traded at a price of $19.27 per share as of Sep 15, 2020. The company's market cap changed from $1.97 billion to $1.85 billion during the same period YTD. It ranks as a key constituent of major indexes that include Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators. The company is classified under the Consumer Services industry sector and further specialized as a Real Estate Investment Trusts sector business.

Healthcare Trust of America

Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE: HTA) is the largest dedicated owner and operator of MOBs in the United States, comprising approximately 23.2 million square feet of GLA, with $6.8 billion inve ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Healthcare Trust of America.
The Arizona, AZ-based Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (HTA) belongs to the Consumer Services sector and is categorized as a Real Estate Investment Trusts company. The stock of Healthcare Trust of America ended the previous year at a price of $30.28 per share. As of Sep 15, 2020, the stock price has reached $26.87 apiece, which indicates a change of -11.26 percent making the company rank among the top performing stocks of the Healthcare REIT for the year 2020 till date. At the end of the last year, company's market capitalization stood at $6.27 billion. It has now changed to $5.87 billion as of writing. Healthcare Trust of America continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.

Healthcare Realty Trust

Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated, incorporated on May 13, 1992, is a self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust. The Company owns, leases, manages, acquires, finances, develops and redevelops real estate ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Healthcare Realty Trust.
Rank number five in the coveted list is held by Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR) for being among the top performing stocks of 2020. Headquartered in Tennessee, TN, the Consumer Services sector company is categorized under the industrial sub-sector of Real Estate Investment Trusts. Since the start of the year 2020, stock of Healthcare Realty Trust has so far gained -11.27 percentage, based on the previous year's closing price of $33.37 per share and year-to-date price of $29.61 per share. During the same period, the market capitalization of the company changed from $4.46 billion to $4.01 billion. The stock of Healthcare Realty Trust continues to be a major constituent of many leading stock indexes which include Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.

Medical Properties Trust

Medical Properties Trust, Inc., incorporated on August 27, 2003, is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company focuses on investing in and owning net-leased healthcare facilities across the United ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Medical Properties Trust.
At number six in the list of top stocks stands Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW), which saw a change in its stock price from the level of $21.11 apiece during previous year December end to the price of $18.32 per share as of Sep 15, 2020. It translates to a change of -13.22 percentage. The Alabama, AL-headquartered Consumer Services sector company also saw its market value change from $10.92 billion to $9.69 billion. The Real Estate Investment Trusts specialist also managed to outperform some of the major stock market indexes of which it is a part of. They include the Wilshire 5000 index, and a handful of other multi-capitalization indexes.

Healthpeak Properties

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, Senior Housing and Medical Office, designed to provide stability through the inevitable industry cycles. ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Healthpeak Properties.
The Irvine, CA-based Real Estate sector company Healthpeak Properties Inc (PEAK) holds the number seven spot among the best performing stocks of the Healthcare REIT sector. Classified as the REIT Healthcare Facilities business, the stock price of Healthpeak Properties ended the previous year at a price of $33.68 per share while it reached the level of $28.79 apiece as of Sep 15, 2020 translating to a percentage change in stock price of -14.52%. As of writing, the company's market-cap value stands at $15.5 billion. Few leading stock market index includes Healthpeak Properties in their constituent list. They include S&P 500 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.

LTC Properties

LTC Properties Inc., incorporated on May 12, 1992, is a healthcare real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company invests in senior housing and healthcare properties through sale-leaseback transactions, mortgage financing ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of LTC Properties.
LTC Properties, Inc. (LTC) has moved by -17.18 percentage over the given period of 2020-YTD, helping it gain a place at number eight among the top performing stocks. The Consumer Services sector company managed to achieve the feat as its stock price changed from $44.77 apiece to the price of $37.08 per share between the end of December of the previous year and Sep 15, 2020. The smart run of the Westlake Village, California-based Real Estate Investment Trusts sector company lead to a handsome gain in its marketcap which changed from $1.78 billion to $1.46 billion over the same duration. LTC Properties is a key member of many popular stock market indexes. They include Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.

National Health Investors

National Health Investors, Inc., incorporated on July 24, 1991, is a self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in sale-leaseback, joint-venture, mortgage and mezzanine financing of need-driven and discretionary senior ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of National Health Investors.
The number nine spot in the list of top performing stocks of the Healthcare REIT sector is taken by National Health Investors, Inc. (NHI). The company's stock price changed from $81.48 per share at the end of December of the previous year to the price of $64.89 per share as of writing. Overall, the stock managed to realized price change of -20.36 percent during the given time period. The corresponding change in the market capitalization value of the Tennessee, TN-based Consumer Services sector company was from $3.58 billion to $2.87 billion. Being ranked in the top 10 best performing stocks of the Healthcare REIT sector, the company also succeeded in outperforming the returns generated by some of the popular stock market indexes. They include the Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a handful of other multi-capitalization indexes.

Ventas

Ventas, Inc., an S&P 500 company, is a leading real estate investment trust. Its diverse portfolio of approximately 1,200 assets in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom consists of seniors ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Ventas.
Ventas (VTR) generated percentage returns of -21.49 percent during the 2020 year-to-date. Its returns are based on the share price which moved from $57.74 per share from the previous year-end to the price of $45.33 per share as of Sep 15, 2020. The company's value, as indicated by the market-cap figure, changed from $21.52 billion to $16.91 billion during the same period.
The company is categorized as a Consumer Services speciality business with further classification in the Real Estate Investment Trusts sub-category. Based in Chicago, Illinois, the YTD performance of the Healthcare REIT sector also fared better than that of the returns generated by some of the closley tracked stock market indexes. The company is a part of Wilshire 5000 index, S&P 500 index, and a few other wider multi-cap stock market indexes.
This page is updated every week/month. Bookmark this site to track the best performing stocks regularly.

Popular Investment Lists:

 ◐ Best Performing S&P 500 Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Dow Jones Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing NASDAQ Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Russell 2000 Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Wilshire 5000 Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Top U.S. Companies By Market Value of 2020

 ◐ Best Performing Mega Cap Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Large Cap Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Mid Cap Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Small Cap Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Micro Cap Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Real Estate Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Mortgage REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Diversified REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Residential REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Office REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Retail REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Hotel REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Industrial REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Healthcare REITs of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Market Cap of S&P 500 Companies of 2020

 ◐ Market Cap of NASDAQ 100 Companies of 2020

 ◐ Market Cap of Dow Jones (DJIA) Companies of 2020

 ◐ Best Performing Hedge Fund Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Conglomerates Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Diversified Commercial Services Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Diversified Industrials Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Diversified Insurance Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Diversified Utilities Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Multi-sector Companies of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Miscellaneous Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Miscellaneous Manufacturing Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Natural Gas Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Silver Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Gold Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Technology Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Cannabis Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Consumer Discretionary Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Cloud Computing Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Oil Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Food & Beverage Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing 'SMALL' Dogs of the Dow of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Low Beta Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Dividend Aristocrats Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing High Beta Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Basic Materials Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Basic Industries Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Healthcare Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Pharma Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Private Equity Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing ESG Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Semiconductors Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Brazil Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Robotics Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Tobacco Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Fast Food Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Coffee Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Newspaper Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Transportation Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Precious Metals Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Mexican Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Indian Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Renewable Energy Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Russia Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Water Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Agriculture Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Airlines Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Blockchain Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Natural Resources Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Internet Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Bank Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Meat Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Gaming Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Biofuels Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Software Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing China Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Telecom Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Biotech Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Aluminum Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Low Volatility Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing REIT Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing 5G Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Dogs of the Dow Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Palladium Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Platinum Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Iron Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Best Performing Steel Stocks of 2020-YTD

 ◐ Market Cap of TSX Composite Index Companies of 2020

 ◐ Market Cap of TSX 60 Index Companies of 2020

 ◐ Market Cap of TSX Venture Composite Index Companies of 2020

 ◐ Market Cap of ASX 50 Index Companies of 2020

 ◐ Market Cap of ASX 200 Index Companies of 2020

 ◐ Market Cap of All Ordinaries Index Companies of 2020

 ◐ See All Common Lists

 Search This Site