ACADIA REALTY TRUST REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2017 OPERATING RESULTS
RYE, NY (July 25, 2017) - Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR) (“Acadia” or the “Company”) today reported operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. All per share amounts are on a fully-diluted basis.
Acadia operates dual platforms, comprised of a high-quality core real estate portfolio (“Core Portfolio”), which owns and operates meaningful concentrations of assets in the nation’s most dynamic urban and street-retail corridors, and a series of discretionary, institutional funds (“Funds”) that target opportunistic and value-add investments.
Please refer to the tables and notes accompanying this press release for further details on operating results and additional disclosures related to FFO and net income.
Earnings: Generated earnings per share of $0.14 for the second quarter; funds from operations (“FFO”) per share of $0.37 for the second quarter, and FFO of $0.38 per share before acquisition costs
Core Portfolio Operating Results: Generated same-property net operating income growth of 1.8% for the second quarter; reported a leased rate of 95.2% as of quarter end
Fund Acquisitions: Fund V acquired its first investment during the second quarter for $35 million; Fund V also has $44 million of acquisitions under contract
Fund Dispositions: Completed a $6 million Fund IV disposition during the second quarter, resulting in a 29% IRR and 2.2x multiple; additionally, Fund III sold a $22 million property in July 2017, resulting in a 14% IRR and 1.6x multiple; Fund II also has $96 million under contract for sale
Balance Sheet: Maintained conservative leverage levels during 2017, as indicated by a net debt to EBITDA ratio of 4.5x and a fixed-charge coverage ratio of 4.5x, both for the Core Portfolio; Acadia did not issue any equity during the second quarter
“Our company continues to successfully execute its dual-platform strategy, as reflected in our solid second-quarter results,” stated Kenneth F. Bernstein, President and CEO of Acadia Realty Trust. “Over the past several years, we have built a high-quality core portfolio, with a concentration of live-work-play, urban and street-retail locations in our nation’s key gateway cities. Not only is there significant growth to harvest within our existing core and fund investments, but also, we have dry powder, in both platforms, that enables us to opportunistically respond to overreactions to today’s cyclical headwinds and secular shifts. All in all, we remain well positioned and active.”
Net income attributable to common shareholders for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 was $12 million, or $0.14 per share. Net income attributable to common shareholders for the quarter ended June 30, 2016 was $18 million, or $0.24 per share, which included $4 million, or $0.06 per share, of gain from a Fund property disposition. Net income attributable to common shareholders for the six months ended June 30, 2017 was $27 million, or $0.33 per share. Net income attributable to common shareholders for the six months ended June 30, 2016 was $46 million, or $0.64 per share, which included $19 million, or $0.27 per share, of gain from two Fund property dispositions.
FFO for the quarter ended June 30, 2017 was $33 million, or $0.37 per share, which was net of $0.2 million of acquisition costs. This compares to FFO for the quarter ended June 30, 2016 of $29 million, or $0.37 per share, which was net of $0.7 million of acquisition costs. FFO for the six months ended June 30, 2017 was $69 million, or $0.77 per share, which was net of $0.3 million of acquisition costs. This compares to FFO for the six months ended June 30, 2016 of $60 million, or $0.78 per share, which was net of $0.9 million of acquisition costs.
The following information was filed by Acadia Realty Trust (AKR) on Friday, July 28, 2017 as an 8K 2.02 statement, which is an earnings press release pertaining to results of operations and financial condition. It may be helpful to assess the quality of management by comparing the information in the press release to the information in the accompanying 10-Q Quarterly Report statement of earnings and operation as management may choose to highlight particular information in the press release.