Forsta AP Fonden lessened its holdings in Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) by 5.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 73,300 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 4,100 shares during the period. Forsta AP Fonden’s holdings in Physicians Realty Trust were worth $1,168,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. raised its holdings in shares of Physicians Realty Trust by 4,122.8% in the 1st quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. now owns 8,150 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $127,000 after acquiring an additional 7,957 shares during the last quarter. Virtu Financial LLC bought a new stake in Physicians Realty Trust in the 2nd quarter worth about $169,000. Chicago Capital LLC bought a new stake in Physicians Realty Trust in the 2nd quarter worth about $171,000. Paloma Partners Management Co bought a new stake in Physicians Realty Trust in the 2nd quarter worth about $188,000. Finally, Point72 Hong Kong Ltd bought a new stake in Physicians Realty Trust in the 2nd quarter worth about $198,000. Institutional investors own 92.12% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on the stock. KeyCorp upped their price objective on shares of Physicians Realty Trust from $17.00 to $18.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, September 10th. ValuEngine raised shares of Physicians Realty Trust from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 11th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Physicians Realty Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $19.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, August 6th. B. Riley upped their price objective on shares of Physicians Realty Trust from $17.00 to $18.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, August 6th. Finally, Robert W. Baird upped their price objective on shares of Physicians Realty Trust from $17.00 to $18.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 7th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Physicians Realty Trust has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $17.96.

Physicians Realty Trust stock opened at $17.22 on Tuesday. Physicians Realty Trust has a twelve month low of $14.13 and a twelve month high of $19.03. The company has a market cap of $3.12 billion, a PE ratio of 16.02, a P/E/G ratio of 4.04 and a beta of 0.47. The company has a quick ratio of 1.16, a current ratio of 1.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.63.

Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) last released its earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.28 by ($0.22). Physicians Realty Trust had a net margin of 11.02% and a return on equity of 1.76%. The company had revenue of $106.99 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $104.60 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.24 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up 39.7% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts expect that Physicians Realty Trust will post 1.09 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Physicians Realty Trust Company Profile

Physicians Realty Trust is a self-managed healthcare real estate company organized to acquire, selectively develop, own and manage healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals and healthcare delivery systems. The Company invests in real estate that is integral to providing high quality healthcare.

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