Nationwide Fund Advisors decreased its position in Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC) by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 358,778 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 6,007 shares during the period. Nationwide Fund Advisors owned about 0.36% of Kilroy Realty Corporation worth $26,962,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of KRC. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. grew its holdings in Kilroy Realty Corporation by 2.4% in the first quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 92,946 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $6,700,000 after purchasing an additional 2,162 shares during the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP grew its holdings in Kilroy Realty Corporation by 23.8% in the first quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 98,689 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $7,114,000 after purchasing an additional 18,976 shares during the last quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado grew its holdings in Kilroy Realty Corporation by 0.6% in the first quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 23,489 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,693,000 after purchasing an additional 132 shares during the last quarter. US Bancorp DE grew its holdings in Kilroy Realty Corporation by 2.4% in the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 10,482 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $756,000 after purchasing an additional 248 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Swiss National Bank grew its holdings in Kilroy Realty Corporation by 0.5% in the first quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 152,411 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $10,986,000 after purchasing an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. 99.72% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC) traded down 1.20% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $69.16. The company had a trading volume of 806,337 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $69.03 and its 200-day moving average price is $72.31. Kilroy Realty Corporation has a one year low of $65.77 and a one year high of $78.33. The company has a market cap of $6.80 billion, a PE ratio of 50.26 and a beta of 0.75.

Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.86 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $180.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $178.63 million. Kilroy Realty Corporation had a return on equity of 4.11% and a net margin of 21.75%. Kilroy Realty Corporation’s revenue for the quarter was up 12.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.86 earnings per share. Equities research analysts anticipate that Kilroy Realty Corporation will post $1.26 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be given a dividend of $0.425 per share. This represents a $1.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. Kilroy Realty Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 122.30%.

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A number of research firms recently commented on KRC. Zacks Investment Research raised Kilroy Realty Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Kilroy Realty Corporation in a research note on Friday, August 25th. Bank of America Corporation lowered Kilroy Realty Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and decreased their price objective for the company from $80.00 to $77.00 in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th. BidaskClub raised Kilroy Realty Corporation from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Finally, Evercore ISI raised Kilroy Realty Corporation from an “in-line” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $78.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Monday, August 14th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. Kilroy Realty Corporation presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $79.00.

Kilroy Realty Corporation Company Profile

Kilroy Realty Corporation is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company operates through the office properties segment. It operates in office and mixed-use submarkets along the West Coast. It owns, develops, acquires and manages real estate assets, consisting primarily of Class A properties in the coastal regions of Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego County, the San Francisco Bay Area and Greater Seattle.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC)

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