Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY) shares passed above its fifty day moving average during trading on Friday . The stock has a fifty day moving average of $31.27 and traded as high as $31.13. Getty Realty shares last traded at $30.84, with a volume of 1,575 shares trading hands.

Several equities analysts recently issued reports on GTY shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered Hancock Jaffe Laboratories from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 26th. ValuEngine upgraded Zogenix from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 27th.

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.71, a current ratio of 1.70 and a quick ratio of 1.70. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $31.25. The firm has a market cap of $1.29 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.08, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 6.36 and a beta of 0.57.

Getty Realty (NYSE:GTY) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.44 by ($0.17). Getty Realty had a return on equity of 8.56% and a net margin of 35.21%. The firm had revenue of $33.29 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.65 million. On average, sell-side analysts forecast that Getty Realty Corp. will post 1.77 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 20th were given a dividend of $0.35 per share. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.53%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, June 19th. Getty Realty’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 81.87%.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. 6 Meridian grew its stake in Getty Realty by 2.3% in the second quarter. 6 Meridian now owns 22,388 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $689,000 after acquiring an additional 494 shares during the period. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC grew its stake in Getty Realty by 41.9% in the second quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 5,431 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $167,000 after acquiring an additional 1,603 shares during the period. Eii Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Getty Realty in the second quarter valued at approximately $141,000. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. grew its stake in Getty Realty by 11.4% in the first quarter. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. now owns 66,537 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,130,000 after acquiring an additional 6,790 shares during the period. Finally, Chatham Capital Group Inc. grew its stake in Getty Realty by 51.8% in the first quarter. Chatham Capital Group Inc. now owns 52,787 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,691,000 after acquiring an additional 18,017 shares during the period. 64.96% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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