Now that Physicians Realty Trust is on a downtrend, it is time to revisit a particular aspect of the counter.

Physicians Realty Trust is a medical office REIT listed on the NYSE. It went public in 2013 and, since then, have been embarking on an acquisition spree. I first came to know of the counter when I looked through the holdings of some other US financial bloggers and it piqued my interest. I have left it at the back of my mind as it wasn’t the right time to invest in the counter back then. Months later, the share price has fallen off quite a bit.

My main concern is how are the acquisitions funded. Is it by debt, equity, or both? If equity, does that mean I have to prepare myself to subscribe to rights on a frequent basis, in order to prevent dilution of my holdings?

At IPO (year 2013), gross …