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Gladstone reports 4Q results

MCLEAN, Va. (AP) _ Gladstone Land Corp. (LAND) on Tuesday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter.

The real estate investment trust, based in McLean, Virginia, said it had funds from operations of $1.5 million, or 14 cents per share, in the period.

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 $83,000, or 1 cent per share.

The real estate investment trust specializing in farmland posted revenue of $4.9 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported funds from operations of $5.7 million. Revenue was reported as $17.3 million.

The company's shares have risen 11 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $12.49, a climb of 55 percent in the last 12 months.

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