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A Spotlight On CareTrust REIT, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:CTRE) Fundamentals

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As an investor, I look for investments which does not compromise one fundamental factor for another. By this I mean, I look at stocks holistically, from their financial health to their future outlook. In the case of CareTrust REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRE), it is a highly-regarded dividend-paying company with a an impressive history of delivering benchmark-beating performance. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. If you're interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, read the full report on CareTrust REIT here.

Solid track record average dividend payer

CTRE delivered a triple-digit bottom-line expansion over the past couple of years, with its most recent earnings level surpassing its average level over the last five years. Not only did CTRE outperformed its past performance, its growth also exceeded the REITs industry expansion, which generated a 21% earnings growth. This is an notable feat for the company.

NasdaqGS:CTRE Income Statement, April 29th 2019

CTRE is considered one of the top dividend payers in the market, and it has also been able to maintain it at a level in which net income is able to cover dividend payments.

NasdaqGS:CTRE Historical Dividend Yield, April 30th 2019

Next Steps:

For CareTrust REIT, I've put together three essential factors you should further examine:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for CTRE’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for CTRE’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are CTRE’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of CTRE? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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If you spot an error that warrants correction, please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com. This article by Simply Wall St is general in nature. It does not constitute a recommendation to buy or sell any stock, and does not take account of your objectives, or your financial situation. Simply Wall St has no position in the stocks mentioned. Thank you for reading.