Fieldpoint Private Securities LLC purchased a new stake in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm purchased 1,130 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $134,000.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the business. Amica Retiree Medical Trust purchased a new position in shares of Digital Realty Trust during the third quarter worth about $102,000. Grove Bank & Trust grew its holdings in shares of Digital Realty Trust by 1,284.6% during the third quarter. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 900 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $106,000 after purchasing an additional 835 shares during the last quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. grew its holdings in shares of Digital Realty Trust by 50.9% during the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 973 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $110,000 after purchasing an additional 328 shares during the last quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of Digital Realty Trust by 18.0% during the second quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 972 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $112,000 after purchasing an additional 148 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC grew its holdings in shares of Digital Realty Trust by 4,984.2% during the third quarter. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC now owns 966 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $114,000 after purchasing an additional 947 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 98.54% of the company’s stock.

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) opened at $114.46 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.46, a quick ratio of 0.46 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.85. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. has a twelve month low of $94.21 and a twelve month high of $127.23. The stock has a market capitalization of $23,350.00, a PE ratio of 19.28, a P/E/G ratio of 2.89 and a beta of -0.10.

Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.40 by $1.11. Digital Realty Trust had a return on equity of 5.15% and a net margin of 11.71%. The firm had revenue of $609.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $595.49 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.44 earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that Digital Realty Trust, Inc. will post 6.1 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 12th. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.93 per share. This represents a $3.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. Digital Realty Trust’s dividend payout ratio is currently 302.44%.

Several brokerages have issued reports on DLR. ValuEngine lowered Digital Realty Trust from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. Deutsche Bank raised their price objective on Digital Realty Trust from $111.00 to $130.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, October 26th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Digital Realty Trust from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $117.00 price objective on shares of Digital Realty Trust in a report on Thursday, September 14th. Finally, Barclays reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $132.00 price objective on shares of Digital Realty Trust in a report on Friday, September 8th. Ten analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Digital Realty Trust currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $125.07.

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Digital Realty Trust Profile

Digital Realty Trust, Inc is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in the business of owning, acquiring, developing and operating data centers. The Company is focused on providing data center and colocation solutions for domestic and international tenants across a range of industry verticals ranging from financial services, cloud and information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, healthcare and consumer products.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR)

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