PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter. The results matched Wall Street expectations.

The Philadelphia-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $57.3 million, or 32 cents per share, in the period.

The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 32 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 net income of $44.2 million, or 25 cents per share.

The real estate investment trust posted revenue of $136.4 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $126.2 million, which topped Street forecasts. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $125.2 million.

Brandywine Realty Trust expects full-year funds from operations to be $1.34 to $1.42 per share.

The company's shares have dropped 15 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $15.41, a decline of roughly 9 percent in the last 12 months.


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