November 28, 2016 - By Darrin Black
Seeing the transaction Tommy Thompson made he is in the bull’s eye today. The director of Physicians Realty Trust and an insider, obtained 2,100 shares worth $37,905 U.S Dollars. The average cost was $18.1 per share. This is not his first insider trade, in the last month, he acquired another 14,400 shares worth $259,776 USD. The insider transaction was completed on November 28, 2016 and was made public in the a report at the Washington-based Security and Exchange Commission’s website. Tommy Thompson today holds 57,787 shares which make up roughly 0.04% of the Wisconsin-Company’s market capitalization.
Out of 11 analysts covering Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC), 9 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 82% are positive. $25 is the highest target while $17 is the lowest. The $19.67 average target is 5.19% above today’s ($18.7) stock price. Physicians Realty Trust has been the topic of 17 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, December 17 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, December 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, May 6 with “Buy”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, December 31 report. As per Thursday, August 4, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. The rating was initiated by Morgan Stanley with “Underweight” on Wednesday, December 9. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Friday, September 2 by Raymond James. The stock has “Strong Buy” rating given by Raymond James on Monday, November 7. BTIG Research initiated Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) rating on Thursday, August 25. BTIG Research has “Buy” rating and $25 price target. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, October 8 by FBR Capital.
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 1.19 in Q2 2016. Its down 1.67, from 2.86 in 2016Q1. The ratio turned negative, as 9 funds sold all Physicians Realty Trust shares owned while 42 reduced positions. 49 funds bought stakes while 97 increased positions. They now own 124.93 million shares or 23.40% more from 101.24 million shares in 2016Q1.
Harrison Street Secs Ltd Liability, a Illinois-based fund reported 18,411 shares. Springbok Mgmt Limited Co accumulated 23,100 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Neuberger Berman Gp Ltd Liability owns 18,224 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Pensionfund Dsm Netherlands last reported 23,000 shares in the company. Moreover, Credit Agricole S A has 0% invested in Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) for 50,347 shares. Sit Inv Assocs has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC). Westpac accumulated 0% or 426,524 shares. Edge Wealth Mngmt owns 300 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers owns 150,209 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Kanaly Trust Company accumulated 0% or 176 shares. Archford Capital Strategies Lc has 280 shares for 0% of their US portfolio. Eidelman Virant Cap accumulated 11,800 shares or 0.15% of the stock. Brant Point Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.24% of its portfolio in Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) for 121,100 shares. Nomura Asset Mngmt Limited reported 84,200 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Lord Abbett & Limited has 4.42 million shares for 0.29% of their US portfolio.
Insider Transactions: Since June 14, 2016, the stock had 3 insider buys, and 3 sales for $225,659 net activity. 988 shares were bought by BLACK ALBERT JR, worth $20,490. Thomas John T sold $326,850 worth of stock or 15,000 shares. $259,776 worth of shares were bought by Thompson Tommy G on Thursday, November 17. $238,800 worth of Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) was sold by Sweet John. Page Bradley D. had sold 900 shares worth $17,937 on Tuesday, June 14.
About 208,317 shares traded hands. Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) has risen 1.26% since April 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.75% the S&P500.
Physicians Realty Trust is a healthcare real estate company. The company has a market cap of $2.56 billion. The Firm is engaged in acquiring, developing, owning and managing healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals and healthcare delivery systems. It has a 86.99 P/E ratio. The Company’s portfolio includes approximately 150 properties located in approximately 30 states with approximately 5,799,340 net leasable square feet.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “Physicians Realty Trust is a REIT. It is a self-managed healthcare real estate company engaged in acquiring, developing, owning and managing healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals and healthcare delivery systems. The Company’s principal investments will include medical office buildings, outpatient treatment facilities, acute and post-acute care hospitals, as well as other real estate integral to healthcare providers. Physicians Realty Trust is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.”
Analysts await Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) to report earnings on March, 6. They expect $0.29 earnings per share, up 11.54% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.26 per share. DOC’s profit will be $39.70M for 16.12 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.27 actual earnings per share reported by Physicians Realty Trust for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.41% EPS growth.
More notable recent Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Physicians Realty Trust Becomes Oversold” on November 10, 2016, also Fool.com with their article: “Physicians Realty Trust: A High-Dividend Stock With Tremendous Upside Potential” published on December 04, 2015, Biztimes.com published: “Physicians Realty Trust buys Children’s Hospital property” on August 03, 2016. More interesting news about Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Milwaukee’s Coolest Offices: Renovation brings about new space, fitness center ..” published on April 15, 2016 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Physicians Realty Trust Announces $725 Million Pending Transaction with ..” with publication date: April 05, 2016.
Physicians Realty Trust, incorporated on April 9, 2013, is a healthcare real estate company. The Firm is engaged in acquiring, developing, owning and managing healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals and healthcare delivery systems. The Company’s portfolio includes approximately 150 properties located in approximately 30 states with approximately 5,799,340 net leasable square feet.
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By Darrin Black