First Industrial Realty Trust (FR) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Apr-28-2016. The company said it had a profit of $0.35 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.01. Analysts had a consensus of $0.34. The company posted revenue of $93.50 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $94.47 million. The company’s revenue was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.31 EPS.
First Industrial Realty Trust (FR) witnessed a volatile trading activity on Wednesday , and eventually ended flat at 0.00% or 0 points without letting the bulls or bears take much advantage. The trading began at $23.17 and reached the intraday high at $23.175. The bulls started the profit booking and pushed the shares to intraday low of $22.83. The trading session was marked by a volume range of 12,57,534 shares exchanging hands. The 52-week high of the shares is $23.18 and the 52-week low is $18.54. The market cap of the company stands at $2,573 M and there are 11,12,37,685 shares in public circulation.
In a different news, on Mar 9, 2016, Bruce W Duncan (President and CEO) sold 26,333 shares at $22.17 per share price. According to the SEC, on Mar 1, 2016, Scott A Musil (Chief Financial Officer) sold 13,017 shares at $21.62 per share price. On Aug 12, 2015, Peter Schultz (EVP – East Region) sold 13,190 shares at $20.95 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
First Industrial Realty Trust Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Trust is a self-administered real estate company which owns manages acquires sells develops and redevelops industrial real estate. The Trust owns approximately 634 in-service industrial properties containing approximately 62.4 million square feet of gross leasable area (GLA). Its in-service portfolio consisted of approximately 285 light industrial properties 90 R&D/flex properties 160 bulk warehouse properties and 99 regional warehouse properties located in 25 states. Its in-service portfolio includes all properties other than developed redeveloped and acquired properties that have not yet reached stabilized occupancy. The Trust’s interests in its properties and land parcels are held through partnerships corporations and limited liability companies controlled directly or indirectly by the Trust including the Operating Partnership and through its REIT subsidiaries.