Qube Research & Technologies Ltd bought a new stake in Kilroy Realty Corp (NYSE:KRC) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor bought 3,947 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $291,000.

Other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Hanson & Doremus Investment Management bought a new position in shares of Kilroy Realty in the first quarter valued at approximately $52,000. CAPROCK Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Kilroy Realty in the second quarter valued at approximately $205,000. Piedmont Investment Advisors Inc. bought a new position in shares of Kilroy Realty in the first quarter valued at approximately $207,000. Bailard Inc. bought a new position in shares of Kilroy Realty in the second quarter valued at approximately $214,000. Finally, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. bought a new position in shares of Kilroy Realty in the first quarter valued at approximately $219,000.

Kilroy Realty stock traded up $0.24 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $78.93. 1,301 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 554,508. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $77.53 and its 200 day simple moving average is $75.84. The firm has a market capitalization of $7.93 billion, a PE ratio of 22.78, a P/E/G ratio of 2.83 and a beta of 0.77. Kilroy Realty Corp has a one year low of $59.05 and a one year high of $80.66. The company has a quick ratio of 0.99, a current ratio of 0.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76.

In other Kilroy Realty news, Director Jolie A. Hunt sold 4,434 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $75.02, for a total value of $332,638.68. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 4,099 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $307,506.98. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, CAO Merryl Elizabeth Werber sold 1,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.00, for a total value of $117,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief accounting officer now directly owns 8,120 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $633,360. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 2.26% of the company’s stock.

KRC has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. ValuEngine lowered Kilroy Realty from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Zacks Investment Research lowered Kilroy Realty from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, August 8th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets set a $81.00 target price on Kilroy Realty and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 24th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $81.86.

Kilroy Realty Company Profile

Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC), a publicly traded real estate investment trust and member of the S&P MidCap 400 Index, is one of the West Coast's premier landlords. The company has over 70 years of experience developing, acquiring and managing office and mixed-use real estate assets. The company provides physical work environments that foster creativity and productivity and serves a broad roster of dynamic, innovation-driven tenants, including technology, entertainment, digital media and health care companies.

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