Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE:HTA) Shares Acquired by Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC grew its stake in Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE:HTA) by 36.7% during the second quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 12,675 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,400 shares during the period. Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC’s holdings in Healthcare Trust of America were worth $338,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Lido Advisors LLC raised its stake in Healthcare Trust of America by 1.9% during the first quarter. Lido Advisors LLC now owns 26,884 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $750,000 after acquiring an additional 489 shares during the period. Kovack Advisors Inc. raised its stake in Healthcare Trust of America by 5.5% during the second quarter. Kovack Advisors Inc. now owns 12,049 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $322,000 after acquiring an additional 627 shares during the period. Berman Capital Advisors LLC raised its stake in Healthcare Trust of America by 83.3% during the second quarter. Berman Capital Advisors LLC now owns 1,397 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $36,000 after acquiring an additional 635 shares during the period. Van Hulzen Asset Management LLC raised its stake in Healthcare Trust of America by 7.6% during the first quarter. Van Hulzen Asset Management LLC now owns 9,150 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $252,000 after acquiring an additional 650 shares during the period. Finally, Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV raised its stake in Healthcare Trust of America by 4.7% during the first quarter. Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV now owns 18,741 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $517,000 after acquiring an additional 834 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 95.91% of the company’s stock.

NYSE HTA opened at $29.95 on Friday. Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. has a 52 week low of $23.39 and a 52 week high of $31.31. The stock has a market cap of $6.55 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 80.95 and a beta of 0.61. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $29.56 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $28.61.

Healthcare Trust of America (NYSE:HTA) last posted its earnings results on Monday, August 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.44 by ($0.27). Healthcare Trust of America had a return on equity of 3.41% and a net margin of 10.84%. As a group, equities research analysts anticipate that Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. will post 1.77 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 11th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 4th will be issued a $0.325 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 1st. This is a boost from Healthcare Trust of America’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.32. This represents a $1.30 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.34%. Healthcare Trust of America’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 74.85%.

Several research firms recently weighed in on HTA. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Healthcare Trust of America from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 3rd. Raymond James lowered shares of Healthcare Trust of America from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Friday, August 20th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets lowered shares of Healthcare Trust of America from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and set a $34.00 price objective on the stock. in a research note on Wednesday, August 4th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, Healthcare Trust of America presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $31.14.

Healthcare Trust of America Profile

Healthcare Trust of America, Inc operates as a real estate investment trust. It owns, operates and invests medical office buildings. The firm provides real estate infrastructure for the integrated delivery of healthcare services in desirable locations. The company was founded by Scott D. Peters on April 20, 2006 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Healthcare Trust of America (NYSE:HTA)

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