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Acadia Realty Trust reports 1Q results

RYE, N.Y. (AP) _ Acadia Realty Trust (AKR) on Monday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations.

The Rye, New York-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $35.5 million, or 40 cents per share, in the period.

The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 37 cents per share.

Funds from operations is a closely watched measure in the REIT industry. It takes net income and adds back items such as depreciation and amortization.

The company said it had net income of $15.6 million, or 18 cents per share.

The real estate investment trust posted revenue of $62 million in the period.

Acadia Realty Trust expects full-year funds from operations to be $1.44 to $1.54 per share.

The company's shares have declined nearly 6 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $30.76, a decrease of 8 percent in the last 12 months.

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