Universal Health Realty Income Trust (NYSE:UHT) shares hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $98.58 and last traded at $97.96, with a volume of 44062 shares. The stock had previously closed at $95.64.

The company has a current ratio of 1.38, a quick ratio of 1.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.34. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.33 billion, a P/E ratio of 30.43 and a beta of 0.76. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $94.31 and a 200 day moving average price of $84.56.

The firm also recently announced a — dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 30th. Investors of record on Monday, September 16th will be issued a $0.68 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 2.8%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Royal Bank of Canada raised its stake in Universal Health Realty Income Trust by 10.8% during the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 4,293 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $365,000 after purchasing an additional 419 shares in the last quarter. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Universal Health Realty Income Trust by 141.0% in the 2nd quarter. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. now owns 18,519 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $1,573,000 after buying an additional 10,835 shares during the last quarter. United Services Automobile Association bought a new stake in shares of Universal Health Realty Income Trust in the 2nd quarter worth about $347,000. Pictet Asset Management Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Universal Health Realty Income Trust in the 2nd quarter worth about $221,000. Finally, Nuveen Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Universal Health Realty Income Trust during the 2nd quarter valued at about $4,384,000. Institutional investors own 66.08% of the company’s stock.

About Universal Health Realty Income Trust (NYSE:UHT)

Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a real estate investment trust, invests in healthcare and human service related facilities including acute care hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, sub-acute care facilities, medical/office buildings, free-standing emergency departments and childcare centers. We have investments in sixty-nine properties located in twenty states.

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