Healthcare Realty: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Healthcare Realty Trust Inc. (HR) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations.

The Nashville, Tennessee-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $56.6 million, or 42 cents per share, in the period.

The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 41 cents per share.

Funds from operations is a closely watched measure in the REIT industry. It takes net income and adds back items such as depreciation and amortization.

The company said it had a loss of $15.9 million, or 12 cents per share.

The real estate investment trust posted revenue of $125.9 million in the period, which fell short of Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $126.1 million.

For the year, the company reported funds from operations of $222.2 million, or $1.65 per share. Revenue was reported as $499.6 million.

The company's shares have increased 4% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $30.84, a fall of 15% in the last 12 months.


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