The Motley Fool fool.com 04 Aug, 2022 15:15 am

Bargain Hunting? These Ultra-High-Yield Stocks Are on Sale

Bargain Hunting? These Ultra-High-Yield Stocks Are on Sale
These two real estate investment trusts offer market-crushing dividend yields ranging from 6.5% to 7.2%

As the owner of more than 440 hospital properties throughout the world valued at over $22 billion, Medical Properties Trust is a leading source of capital for hospitals.This is why Medical Properties Trust's tenants agree to terms that are also a win for the REIT.Since Medical Properties Trust only has to pay for the operating expenses to run its business and not its properties, the business model is a lucrative one.Given that less than 1% of hospitals shut down every year, this translates into a great deal of visibility for Medical Properties Trust's annualized base rent.

This is how Medical Properties Trust has been able to steadily grow its adjusted funds from operations (AFFO) per share year in and year out.And the dividend payout ratio of 80% leaves Medical Properties Trust with the funds necessary to keep acquiring properties.

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