Comparing the Top Two: Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) , Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX)

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW)

Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) closed at $18.69 on the last trading session with an increase of 3.37%, whereas, it previously closed at $18.08. The company has a market capitalization of $9.91 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.98 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 5.51 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) produced diluted EPS of 0.82. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 1.16 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.28. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -68.6, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 1.16% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 0% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 24.5%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) is at 22.88 while the forward p/e is at 16.1. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) stands at 10.24 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 1.39. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) stands at 2.9, 6.1 and 4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) is reported at 967.9 Million with income of 377.6 Million. The outstanding shares of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) are 521.08 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 84.9 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.07 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) is ticked at 1.4%, the figure is plummeted -1.39% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 20.41. The 52 week high of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) is placed at 24.29 and 52 week low is standing at 12.35.

Performance wise the shares of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) rose up 6.98% for the week, it also rise 9.04% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -16.11%. The shares decrease -10.23% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) grew 5.12% for the yearly performance.

Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX)

Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) closed at $51.3 on the last trading session with an increase of 0.04%, whereas, it previously closed at $51.28. The company has a market capitalization of $3.2 Billion. The company traded shares of 369239 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 697.33 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) produced diluted EPS of -2.31. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.83 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.45. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 81.1, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.83% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 8% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -13.6%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 18.15. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) stands at 1.17 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.98. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 10.38. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) are reported at 2.1 and 2.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) stands at -2.5, -4.6 and 4.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) is reported at 2.74 Billion with income of -150700000. The outstanding shares of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) are 59.88 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 93.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -2.07 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) is ticked at 0.9%, the figure is plummeted -1.75% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 57.86. The 52 week high of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) is placed at 92.30 and 52 week low is standing at 32.76.

Performance wise the shares of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) rose up 3.99% for the week, it also fell -3.97% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -20.91%. The shares decrease -39.72% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) shrinked -33.7% for the yearly performance.