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Universal Health Realty reports 1Q results

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) _ Universal Health Realty Income Trust (UHT) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter.

The real estate investment trust, based in King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania, said it had funds from operations of $10.8 million, or 80 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 $31.6 million, or $2.32 per share.

The real estate investment trust posted revenue of $17.8 million in the period.

The company's shares have climbed nearly 7 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $69.96, a rise of 26 percent in the last 12 months.


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