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Today's Open $62.67
Previous Close $61.94
Daily Range $61.40 - $62.74
52-Week Range $52.43 - $80.07
Market Cap $18.0B
P/E Ratio 628.30
Dividend (Yield) $3.18 (5.1%)
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Volume 1,885,159
Average Daily Volume 1,752,529
Current FY EPS $4.02

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colddrink73 (< 20)
Submitted October 27, 2011

Health care and dividend. <br /><br />Here is the simple truth, as the baby boomers get older they will need health care and nursing homes at an increasing rate. This is the type of stock poised to pr … More

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Health Care REIT, Inc. (HCN) Description

A self-administered, equity real estate investment trust that invests across the full spectrum of senior housing and health care real estate including skilled nursing facilities, independent living facilities and medical office buildings. Website: http://www.hcreit.com/

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