ING Groep NV maintained its stake in Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:HR) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 20,526 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock at the end of the first quarter. ING Groep NV’s holdings in Healthcare Realty Trust were worth $667,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. raised its stake in Healthcare Realty Trust by 1.3% in the fourth quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 8,486 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $257,000 after buying an additional 107 shares during the period. Capstone Asset Management Co. raised its stake in Healthcare Realty Trust by 3.8% in the first quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 10,416 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $339,000 after buying an additional 380 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its stake in Healthcare Realty Trust by 8.1% in the third quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 6,405 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $218,000 after buying an additional 478 shares during the period. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund raised its stake in Healthcare Realty Trust by 1.5% in the first quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 40,672 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,322,000 after buying an additional 600 shares during the period. Finally, Retirement Systems of Alabama raised its stake in Healthcare Realty Trust by 0.5% in the first quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama now owns 150,325 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $4,886,000 after buying an additional 685 shares during the period.
Shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:HR) traded up 2.38% on Friday, reaching $32.21. 617,647 shares of the company traded hands. Healthcare Realty Trust Inc has a 1-year low of $26.66 and a 1-year high of $36.60. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.75 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 41.40 and a beta of 0.27. The company has a 50-day moving average of $32.57 and a 200-day moving average of $30.98.
Healthcare Realty Trust (NYSE:HR) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.39 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.40 by $0.01. Healthcare Realty Trust had a net margin of 12.79% and a return on equity of 3.81%. The firm earned $104.57 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $106.03 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.41 EPS. Analysts anticipate that Healthcare Realty Trust Inc will post $0.48 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 31st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 12th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.73%. Healthcare Realty Trust’s dividend payout ratio is currently 240.00%.
Several brokerages recently weighed in on HR. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Healthcare Realty Trust from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 18th. BMO Capital Markets raised shares of Healthcare Realty Trust from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and upped their target price for the stock from $31.00 to $33.00 in a report on Wednesday, March 15th. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald raised shares of Healthcare Realty Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 31st. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. Healthcare Realty Trust has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $33.40.
In other news, Director Bruce D. Sullivan sold 3,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, February 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.28, for a total transaction of $96,840.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director John Knox Singleton bought 15,773 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 1st. The shares were bought at an average cost of $31.86 per share, with a total value of $502,527.78. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 12,498 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $398,186.28. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 1.65% of the stock is owned by insiders.
Healthcare Realty Trust Company Profile
Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated is a self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust. The Company owns, leases, manages, acquires, finances, develops and redevelops real estate properties associated primarily with the delivery of outpatient healthcare services across the United States.
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