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1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

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1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

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Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

BMR Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 549,400 sh (+42.63%)
John Buckingham 337,975 sh (+2.74%)
Ken Fisher 2,026,246 sh (+1.39%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 223,028 sh (+0.44%)
Pioneer Investments 154,400 sh (-3.92%)
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Q3 2015

BMR Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 20,213 sh (New)
Chris Davis 466,250 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 381,925 sh (+147.36%)
Jim Simons 558,700 sh (+1.69%)
John Buckingham 340,491 sh (+0.74%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Ken Fisher 2,009,275 sh (-0.84%)
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Q4 2015

BMR Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 810,100 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 348,163 sh (+1622.47%)
Pioneer Investments 625,724 sh (+63.83%)
Ken Fisher Sold Out
John Buckingham 315,170 sh (-7.44%)
Chris Davis 193,950 sh (-58.40%)
Jim Simons 152,100 sh (-72.78%)
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Q1 2016

BMR Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Buckingham Sold Out
Chris Davis Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: REITs » REIT - Office  
Traded in other countries:WX8.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA

BioMed Realty Trust Inc, a Maryland corporation was formed on April 30, 2004 and commenced operations on August 11, 2004, after completing its initial public offering. The Company operates as a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust focused on acquiring, developing, owning, leasing and managing laboratory and office space for the life science industry mainly through its subsidiary, BioMed Realty, L.P., a Maryland limited partnership Its tenants mainly include biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, scientific research institutions, government agencies and other entities involved in the life science industry. The Company's properties are generally located in markets with well established reputations as centers for scientific research, including Boston, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New York/ New Jersey. The Company faces competition from various entities for investment opportunities in properties for life science tenants, including other REITs, such as health care REITs and suburban office property REITs, pension funds, insurance companies, investment funds and companies, partnerships, and developers. The Company's properties are subject to various laws, ordinances and regulations, including regulations relating to common areas.

Guru Investment Theses on BioMed Realty Trust Inc

Mario Gabelli Comments on BioMed Realty Trust - May 03, 2016

BioMed Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:BMR), based in San Diego, California operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). The company owns, acquires, develops, redevelops, leases and manages laboratory and office space for the life science industry. On October 8, 2015, BMR entered into an agreement to be acquired by Blackstone Real Estate Partners VIII. The deal price was $23.75 cash per share and included a provision for a “ticking fee” of $0.003 per share, per day, for each day the deal remained outstanding beyond January 1, 2016. After regulatory and shareholder approval, the deal closed on January 27, 2016 for a total payout per share of $23.82. The Fund earned a 9.13% annualized return.

From Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio)'s first quarter 2016 ABC Fund shareholder commentary.

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Dividend & Buy Back

Dividend Yield % 4.37
BMR's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
69% of the 944 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 5.32 vs. BMR: 4.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
BMR' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 4.37
Current: 4.37
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.06
BMR's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 767 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. BMR: 1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
BMR' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 1.06
Current: 1.06
Forward Dividend Yield % 4.37
BMR's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
74% of the 942 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. BMR: 4.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 4.37
BMR's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
88% of the 944 Companies
in the Global REIT - Office industry.

( Industry Median: 5.78 vs. BMR: 4.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
BMR' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 4.37

Valuation & Return


More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $675.99
EPS (TTM) $ 0.93
Short Percentage of Float0.96%
52-Week Range $17.94 - 25.11
Shares Outstanding (Mil)203.53

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16
Revenue (Mil $) 634 637
EPS ($) 0.29 0.18
EPS without NRI ($) 0.29 0.18
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
Dividends per Share ($) 1.05 1.08

Piotroski F-Score Details

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Positive ROAN
Positive CFROAN
Higher ROA yoyN
Lower Leverage yoyN
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyN
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyN

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