Ventas: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

CHICAGO (AP) — CHICAGO (AP) — Ventas Inc. (VTR) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The results topped Wall Street expectations.

The Chicago-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $316.6 million, or 78 cents per share, in the period.

The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 74 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 a loss of $14.3 million, or 4 cents per share.

The seniors housing real estate investment trust, based in Chicago, posted revenue of $1.2 billion in the period, also topping Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.16 billion.

Ventas expects full-year funds from operations in the range of $3.10 to $3.18 per share.


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