Texas Permanent School Fund reduced its stake in Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:HR) by 6.6% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 84,422 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 5,954 shares during the quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund’s holdings in Healthcare Realty Trust were worth $2,712,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Quantbot Technologies LP purchased a new stake in shares of Healthcare Realty Trust in the third quarter valued at $130,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of Healthcare Realty Trust by 1.2% in the second quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 6,219 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $212,000 after acquiring an additional 72 shares in the last quarter. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of Healthcare Realty Trust in the third quarter valued at $218,000. Clinton Group Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Healthcare Realty Trust in the second quarter valued at $238,000. Finally, Shelton Capital Management purchased a new stake in shares of Healthcare Realty Trust in the second quarter valued at $268,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 93.17% of the company’s stock.

HR has been the topic of several recent research reports. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and issued a $34.00 price objective on shares of Healthcare Realty Trust in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. BMO Capital Markets restated a “buy” rating and issued a $34.00 price objective on shares of Healthcare Realty Trust in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. TheStreet downgraded Healthcare Realty Trust from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. KeyCorp restated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Healthcare Realty Trust in a research report on Friday, December 22nd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Healthcare Realty Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Healthcare Realty Trust presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $33.00.

In related news, EVP John M. Bryant, Jr. sold 6,638 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $32.38, for a total value of $214,938.44. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 176,812 shares in the company, valued at $5,725,172.56. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, EVP Robert E. Hull sold 1,495 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.87, for a total value of $50,635.65. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 94,796 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $3,210,740.52. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 16,847 shares of company stock valued at $551,491 over the last quarter. Insiders own 1.85% of the company’s stock.

Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE HR) opened at $29.36 on Monday. The company has a market capitalization of $3,666.77, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.70, a P/E/G ratio of 4.42 and a beta of 0.20. Healthcare Realty Trust Inc has a 12 month low of $28.65 and a 12 month high of $36.25. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.63, a current ratio of 2.82 and a quick ratio of 2.82.

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Healthcare Realty Trust Company Profile

Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated is a self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust. The Company owns, leases, manages, acquires, finances, develops and redevelops real estate properties associated primarily with the delivery of outpatient healthcare services across the United States.

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