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Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. to Participate at the Stifel 2018 Seniors Housing & Healthcare Real Estate Conference

Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE: HTA), the largest dedicated owner and operator of medical office buildings in the United States, announced that Scott D. Peters, HTA’s CEO and President, along with Robert A. Milligan, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary, and Caroline Chiodo, Senior Vice President of Finance, will be meeting with institutional investors at the Stifel 2018 Seniors Housing & Healthcare Real Estate Conference.

In addition, the HTA team will participate in the medical office and hospital real estate panel, “Opportunities in a Competitive Transaction Environment Domestic and Abroad.” The conference will take place on January 31st at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Florida.

Stifel is a full-service wealth management and investment banking firm. The company provides securities brokerage, investment banking, trading, investment advisory and related financial services through its wholly owned subsidiaries to individual investors, professional money managers, businesses and municipalities.

About HTA

Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE: HTA) is the largest dedicated owner and operator of medical office buildings in the United States, based on gross leasable area. The company provides the real estate infrastructure for the integrated delivery of healthcare services in highly desirable locations. Over the last decade, HTA has invested approximately $7 billion primarily in medical office buildings and other healthcare assets comprising over 24 million square feet of gross leasable area. HTA’s investments are targeted in key markets that are believed to have superior healthcare demographics and supports a strong, long-term demand for medical office space. HTA continues to achieve critical mass within these key markets by expanding its presence through accretive acquisitions and utilizing in-house operating expertise through regionally located property management and leasing platforms. Founded in 2006 and listed on the New York Stock Exchange in 2012, HTA has produced attractive returns for its stockholders that have significantly outperformed the S&P 500 and US REIT indices. For more information, visit www.htareit.com.

 

Forward-Looking Language

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, plans, estimates, assumptions and beliefs, including expectations, plans, estimates, assumptions and beliefs about HTA, stockholder value and earnings growth.

The forward-looking statements included in this press release are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Assumptions relating to the foregoing involve judgments with respect to, among other things, future economic, competitive and market conditions and future business decisions, all of which are difficult or impossible to predict accurately and many of which are beyond HTA’s control. Although HTA believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, HTA’s actual results and performance could differ materially and in adverse ways from those set forth in the forward-looking statements. Factors which could have a material adverse effect on HTA’s operations and future prospects include, but are not limited to:

  • changes in economic conditions affecting the healthcare property sector, the commercial real estate market and the credit market;
  • competition for acquisition of medical office buildings and other facilities that serve the healthcare industry;
  • economic fluctuations in certain states in which HTA’s property investments are geographically concentrated;
  • retention of HTA’s senior management team;
  • financial stability and solvency of HTA’s tenants;
  • supply and demand for operating properties in the market areas in which HTA operates;
  • HTA’s ability to acquire real properties, and to successfully operate those properties once acquired;
  • changes in property taxes;
  • legislative and regulatory changes, including changes to laws governing the taxation of REITs and changes to laws governing the healthcare industry;
  • fluctuations in reimbursements from third party payors such as Medicare and Medicaid;
  • changes in interest rates;
  • the availability of capital and financing;
  • restrictive covenants in HTA’s credit facilities;
  • changes in HTA’s credit ratings;
  • HTA’s ability to remain qualified as a REIT;
  • changes in accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America, policies and guidelines applicable to REITs;
  • delays in liquidating defaulted mortgage loan investments; and
  • the risk factors set forth in HTA’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and in HTA’s most recent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q.

Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date made. Except as otherwise required by the federal securities laws, HTA undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect the events or circumstances arising after the date as of which they are made. As a result of these risks and uncertainties, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements included in this press release or that may be made elsewhere from time to time by, or on behalf of, HTA.