AlphaMark Advisors LLC increased its position in Dupont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE:DFT) by 0.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 15,100 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after buying an additional 100 shares during the period. AlphaMark Advisors LLC’s holdings in Dupont Fabros Technology were worth $924,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of DFT. Penserra Capital Management LLC bought a new position in Dupont Fabros Technology during the first quarter worth $102,000. Meeder Asset Management Inc. bought a new position in Dupont Fabros Technology during the first quarter worth $109,000. Grove Bank & Trust increased its position in Dupont Fabros Technology by 36.6% in the second quarter. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 1,830 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $112,000 after buying an additional 490 shares in the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its position in Dupont Fabros Technology by 510.6% in the second quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 2,870 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $176,000 after buying an additional 2,400 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Creative Planning increased its position in Dupont Fabros Technology by 56.4% in the first quarter. Creative Planning now owns 3,990 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $198,000 after buying an additional 1,439 shares in the last quarter.

Dupont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE DFT) traded down 0.19% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $63.66. 46,896 shares of the company were exchanged. Dupont Fabros Technology, Inc. has a one year low of $37.54 and a one year high of $66.18. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $61.76 and its 200-day moving average is $55.23. The firm has a market cap of $4.93 billion, a P/E ratio of 38.77 and a beta of 0.68.

Dupont Fabros Technology (NYSE:DFT) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.38 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.39. Dupont Fabros Technology had a return on equity of 19.58% and a net margin of 26.05%. The firm had revenue of $140.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $141.48 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.64 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts expect that Dupont Fabros Technology, Inc. will post $1.77 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. Wells Fargo & Co reaffirmed a “market perform” rating on shares of Dupont Fabros Technology in a research note on Monday, June 12th. Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded shares of Dupont Fabros Technology from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and set a $62.00 price target on the stock. in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Barclays PLC raised their target price on shares of Dupont Fabros Technology from $55.00 to $68.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. ValuEngine raised shares of Dupont Fabros Technology from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, Cowen and Company reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $59.00 target price on shares of Dupont Fabros Technology in a research note on Friday, July 21st. Eleven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $57.63.

In related news, Director Frederic V. Malek sold 17,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $64.07, for a total value of $1,089,190.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 84,775 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $5,431,534.25. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Chairman Pont Lammot J. Du sold 146,680 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $63.08, for a total value of $9,252,574.40. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 266,169 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $16,789,940.52. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders sold 793,397 shares of company stock valued at $49,190,839. 5.60% of the stock is owned by insiders.

About Dupont Fabros Technology

DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc (DFT) is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company owns, acquires, develops and operates wholesale data centers. The Company’s customers include national and international enterprises across various industries, such as technology, Internet, content providers, cloud providers, media, communications, healthcare and financial services.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Dupont Fabros Technology (NYSE:DFT)

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