Insider Trading in Focus: Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:HR)

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Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:HR) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Jun 9, 2016 Singleton John Knox, Director bought 5,233 shares having total worth of $166,305 at the price of $31.78 per share, following the transaction a total of 40,800 shares owned by Singleton John Knox. Before this latest buy, Singleton John Knox purchased HR at 2 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $19,992 at an average of $24.15 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 1 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 1 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 10 times by insiders. In 7 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 3 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 1 0 20.85%
12 Month 3 7 20.89%

Shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:HR) traded down 2.46% on Jun 29, 2016, hitting $34.08. 8,920,700 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. has a 52 week low of $22.11 and a 52 week high of $34.94. The company’s market cap is $3,570 million.

Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:HR) last announced its earnings results on May 4, 2016. The company reported 0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, same as the consensus estimate of 0.41. The company had revenue of $100 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $99 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.38 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 5% on a year-over-year basis.

2016-05-04 2016-02-16 2015-11-04 2015-08-05 2015-05-06 2015-02-17 2014-11-04 2014-04-30 2014-02-19 2013-10-30
earnings per share 0.41 0.41 0.41 0.39 0.38 0.38 0.37 0.35 0.36 0.32
Revenue(M) 100.02 98.58 96.73 96.71 95.46 95 94.51 91.9 90.1 84.76

Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at JMP Securities Downgrades shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. from a Market Perform rating to an Underperform rating in a research note.

Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. was incorporated in Maryland in 1993. It is a real estate investment trust that integrates owning, managing, financing, and developing properties associated with the delivery of outpatient healthcare services throughout the United States. The Company maintains a conservative business-risk profile, with a portfolio focused on medical office and outpatient facilities. The Company’s portfolio of medical office and outpatient properties is diversified by geographic location, physician specialties, and healthcare system affiliation. The Company seeks to own and operate medical-related facilities that produce stable and growing rental income. Currently Healthcare Realty has investments of approximately $3.0 billion in 207 real estate properties and mortgages. The Company’s real estate properties are located in 28 states, totaling approximately 13.7 million square feet. The Company provides property management services to approximately 10.4 million square feet nationwide.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.