Thrivent Financial For Lutherans lifted its position in shares of Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) by 4.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 539,440 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 24,500 shares during the period. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans owned about 0.35% of Physicians Realty Trust worth $10,864,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in DOC. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its holdings in shares of Physicians Realty Trust by 4.1% during the first quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 1,409,893 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $28,014,000 after purchasing an additional 55,472 shares during the last quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Physicians Realty Trust by 34.0% during the first quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 21,789 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $432,000 after purchasing an additional 5,531 shares during the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its holdings in shares of Physicians Realty Trust by 22.8% during the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 56,820 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $1,129,000 after purchasing an additional 10,548 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank grew its holdings in shares of Physicians Realty Trust by 5.5% during the first quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 8,098 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $161,000 after purchasing an additional 425 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Swiss National Bank grew its holdings in shares of Physicians Realty Trust by 12.3% during the first quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 248,406 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $4,936,000 after purchasing an additional 27,200 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 94.21% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) opened at 18.24 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $18.39 and a 200 day moving average price of $19.44. Physicians Realty Trust has a one year low of $17.12 and a one year high of $21.95. The company has a market capitalization of $2.87 billion, a PE ratio of 77.95 and a beta of 0.55.

Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.01. Physicians Realty Trust had a return on equity of 1.75% and a net margin of 11.51%. The business had revenue of $76.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $80.48 million. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.22 EPS. Physicians Realty Trust’s revenue for the quarter was up 43.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts anticipate that Physicians Realty Trust will post $0.26 EPS for the current year.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on DOC. Cantor Fitzgerald restated a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 price target on shares of Physicians Realty Trust in a report on Friday, June 30th. Stifel Nicolaus reduced their price target on Physicians Realty Trust from $23.00 to $22.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 price target on shares of Physicians Realty Trust in a report on Wednesday, September 13th. Jefferies Group LLC boosted their price target on Physicians Realty Trust from $18.00 to $19.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday. Finally, Morgan Stanley upgraded Physicians Realty Trust from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and set a $18.00 price target on the stock in a report on Monday, July 24th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $20.67.

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Physicians Realty Trust Company Profile

Physicians Realty Trust (the Trust) is a real estate investment trust. Physicians Realty L.P. is the operating partnership of the Trust. The Trust and its operating partnership are engaged in acquiring, developing, owning and managing healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals and healthcare delivery systems.

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