Medical Properties Trust
Medical Properties Trust is a publicly-traded real estate investment trust focused on acquiring property leased by medical care providers. It was founded in 2003 by Edward Aldag Jr and has offices at 1000 Urban Center Drive in Liberty Park. In addition to its real estate acquisitions, the company has invested in health care providers.
The company is listed in the New York Stock Exchange (MPW), and is a component of the S&P 400 index. In 2019 Medical Properties Trust employed 86 people. In 2020 the company reported $1.25 billion in revenues. In 2022 its assets totaled $22.3 billion.
- Poe, Kelly (September 26, 2016) "Medical Properties Trust buying nine properties for $1.2 billion" The Birmingham News
- Spegele, Brian (February 14, 2022) "How a Small Alabama Company Fueled Private Equity’s Push Into Hospitals." The Wall Street Journal
- O'Leary, A. J. (May 2, 2022) "Medical Properties Trust plans new Liberty Park headquarters." Birmingham Business Journal
- Medical Properties Trust website