Welltower stock: buy or sell

WELL stock price: $61.79 -1.23% At close on Jan 26th, 2021

Updated on:
Jan 27th, 2021


Welltower stock brief

  • Welltower closed on Tuesday at $61.79 after inching down a -1.23%.
  • Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft published a strong bullish rating for Welltower on Tuesday, with a target of $67.00
  • Welltower Inc. (NYSE:WELL), an S&P 500 company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, is driving the transformation of health care infrastructure.

Should I buy Welltower stock?

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Is $WELL stock a buy?

Currently, Welltower stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy now. This doesn't mean $WELL will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell Welltower stock?

Knowing when to sell a stock is even more difficult than knowing when to buy it. Trading strategies allow us to avoid impulsive decisions based on our moods or the buzz that surrounds the market. When selling, as well as buying, our strategies are very easy to follow and are only valid for selling stocks you already own, not for shorting $WELL stock

A golden rule is that you must never keep a trading operation that leads to higher than expected losses upon purchase. When to sell shares must always be determined by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell Welltower stock?

Currently, Welltower stock doesn't match any of our preferred sell setups, so if you hold Welltower stock and your operation is in profit probably is not time to sell now

Welltower ratings

In the last month, 4 analyst ratings were published for Welltower

Welltower analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
Jan 5th, 2021
Robert W. Baird Buy
Jan 7th, 2021
BMO Capital Markets
Jan 25th, 2021
BMO Capital Markets Strong sell
Jan 26th, 2021
Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Strong buy

Welltower stock analysis

SMAs overview

WELL stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistance levels are:

  • R1: $61.90 (0.18% above)
  • R2: $62.46 (1.08% above)
  • R3: $62.67 (1.42% above)
  • The current support levels are:

  • S1: $61.52 (-0.44% below)
  • S2: $61.12 (-1.08% below)
  • S3: $61.08 (-1.15% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    The price is moving near to the lower Bollinger band, poiting some level of oversold in recent sessions. This is not a buy signal, as price can move in these levels for many days and weeks

    WELL stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    The has been between the overbought and oversold zones for many weeks, and therefore, without this indicator really being helpful in making any decisions.

    WELL stock RSI chart

    Welltower stock price history

    Welltower IPO was on Mar 19th, 1980 priced at $0.00 per share1. Since then, WELL stock has risen by -, with an average of 0.00% per year. If you had invested thousand dollars in Welltower stock at that time, it would be valued $inf today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    WELL stock price history chart

    Price target for Welltower stock

    How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable. Banks and financial organisations post their analysis forecasting how a particular stock will performance in the future.

    Along with buy or sell recommendations, financial institutions release their price target based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these predictions follow the publication of new fundamental data by the company, and many times. If you are a small investor you should not trade based on these forecasts.

    The average price target for Welltower stock calculated from the table below is $64.50. Welltower closed at $61.79 on Tuesday, that is a 4.20% than the target price.

    Welltower stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Jan 5th, 2021
    Robert W. Baird Not available
    Jan 7th, 2021
    BMO Capital Markets Not available
    Jan 25th, 2021
    BMO Capital Markets $62.00
    Jan 26th, 2021
    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft $71.00$67.00

    Earnings and financials

    Shareholders call was hosted by Welltower ($WELL) last October after posting the financial report. Welltower surpassed market estimates and posted of $0.84, that is a 425.00% better than expected versus the forecasts of $0.16. Despite this, reported revenues of $1.0 billion were in line with consensus predictions.

    In contrast, the EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.45, so posted EPS is a reduction of -42.07%. Looking at turnover, figures tanked a -18.11% compared to $12.7B same quarter 12 months ago.

    Welltower ($WELL) posts quarterly earnings report next Wednesday. Market analysts analysts expect of $0.18, that is a 78.57% lower than Q3.

    Welltower performance

    WELL performance compared
    Welltower ($WELL) -1.40% 12.40% 23.80%

    The thoughts published in this article are personal and not recommendations for you to buy or sell stocks. The author of this report does not have an understanding of the particular situations of the reader, his or her financial statements or his or her own best interests at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Opinions are provided for informational reasons only

    Welltower summary

    Tuesday, January 26th, 2021
    Day range$61.24 - $63.29
    Previous close$62.56
    Session gain-1.23%
    Average true range$2.64
    50d mov avg$63.76
    100d mov avg$60.00
    200d mov avg$55.13
    Earnings dateFebruary 10th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Welltower stock symbol?

    Welltower Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the WELL symbol

    Is Welltower stock a buy or sell?

    Welltower received 4 ratings in the last 30 days: 2 bullish, 1 bearish and 0 neutral.

    Will WELL go up?

    Welltower had different price forecasts published by analysts in the last 30 days setting the target price to $64.50. That is a 4.39% than the last price ($61.79).