TD Asset Management Inc. increased its position in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) by 18.7% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 63,825 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,049 shares during the period. TD Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Digital Realty Trust were worth $7,552,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of DLR. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. lifted its holdings in Digital Realty Trust by 50.9% in the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 973 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $110,000 after acquiring an additional 328 shares during the last quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in Digital Realty Trust by 18.0% in the second quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 972 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $112,000 after acquiring an additional 148 shares during the last quarter. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC lifted its holdings in Digital Realty Trust by 4,984.2% in the third quarter. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC now owns 966 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $114,000 after acquiring an additional 947 shares during the last quarter. Sun Life Financial INC lifted its holdings in Digital Realty Trust by 12,844.4% in the second quarter. Sun Life Financial INC now owns 1,165 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $132,000 after acquiring an additional 1,156 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Almanack Investment Partners LLC. bought a new position in Digital Realty Trust in the second quarter worth about $134,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 98.54% of the company’s stock.

A number of brokerages have issued reports on DLR. SunTrust Banks reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $135.00 target price on shares of Digital Realty Trust in a report on Friday, November 24th. TheStreet cut shares of Digital Realty Trust from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday, October 30th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Digital Realty Trust from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. KeyCorp set a $130.00 target price on shares of Digital Realty Trust and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Sunday, October 29th. Finally, Deutsche Bank raised their target price on shares of Digital Realty Trust from $111.00 to $130.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, October 26th. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $125.07.

Shares of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) opened at $110.59 on Tuesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $24,408.63, a P/E ratio of 19.87, a PEG ratio of 3.04 and a beta of -0.10. 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 $89.10 and a twelve month high of $127.23.

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 for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.40 by $1.11. The company had revenue of $609.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $595.49 million. Digital Realty Trust had a return on equity of 5.15% and a net margin of 11.71%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 11.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.44 earnings per share. sell-side analysts forecast that Digital Realty Trust, Inc. will post 6.09 EPS for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.93 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 14th. This represents a $3.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.36%. Digital Realty Trust’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 300.00%.

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Digital Realty Trust Company 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.

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

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