Omega Healthcare Investors Rises On Unusually High Volume (OHI)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE: OHI) is trading at unusually high volume Friday with 2.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading up 68 cents (+2%) at $34.34 as of 3:41 p.m. ET.

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Omega Healthcare Investors has a market cap of $3.76 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 41.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company invests in healthcare facilities, principally long-term healthcare facilities in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Omega Healthcare Investors as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full Omega Healthcare Investors Ratings Report.

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