DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (NYSE:DLR) CEO A William Stein sold 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $156.52, for a total value of $3,913,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 25,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,913,000. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link.

A William Stein also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, July 27th, A William Stein sold 25,000 shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $150.63, for a total value of $3,765,750.00.
  • On Wednesday, June 17th, A William Stein sold 25,000 shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $145.00, for a total value of $3,625,000.00.

Shares of DLR stock opened at $160.54 on Friday. The business’s 50 day moving average is $144.39 and its two-hundred day moving average is $137.01. DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH has a twelve month low of $105.00 and a twelve month high of $165.49. The company has a market capitalization of $42.59 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.96, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.87 and a beta of 0.19. The company has a current ratio of 0.45, a quick ratio of 0.45 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.87.

DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (NYSE:DLR) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.48 by ($1.28). DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH had a net margin of 20.57% and a return on equity of 7.45%. The company had revenue of $993.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $931.10 million. As a group, equities analysts predict that DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH will post 6.04 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in DLR. Quadrant Capital Group LLC grew its stake in shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH by 53.8% in the 4th quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 2,012 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $230,000 after purchasing an additional 704 shares during the last quarter. Marshall Wace LLP purchased a new position in shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $174,000. Man Group plc grew its stake in shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH by 18.0% in the 4th quarter. Man Group plc now owns 7,203 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $863,000 after purchasing an additional 1,100 shares during the last quarter. Sunbelt Securities Inc. purchased a new position in shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $2,814,000. Finally, Verus Capital Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $123,000.

A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on the company. SunTrust Banks increased their price target on DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH from $152.00 to $170.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, May 8th. Barclays assumed coverage on DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH in a research report on Wednesday, July 15th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $165.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $141.00 target price on the stock. in a research report on Thursday, May 14th. Robert W. Baird lowered DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and raised their target price for the stock from $142.00 to $144.00 in a research report on Monday, April 13th. Finally, Raymond James raised DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $175.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Friday. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $151.13.

About DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH

Digital Realty supports the data center, colocation and interconnection strategies of more than 2,300 firms across its secure, network-rich portfolio of data centers located throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Digital Realty's clients include domestic and international companies of all sizes, ranging from cloud and information technology services, communications and social networking to financial services, manufacturing, energy, healthcare, and consumer products.

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