UniversalHealth Realty Income Trust amended its at-the-market equityoffering programthrough which it may sell up to $50 million of common shares from time to time.
The company said it has issued and sold roughly $26.7million of common shares under the program.
Up to about $23.3 million of common shares may be issued andsold under the program as of May 2. The company may sell the shares throughMerrill Lynch Pierce Fenner & Smith Inc. acting as sales agent or directlyto Merrill Lynch acting as principal. The shares may also be sold throughordinary brokers' deals on the NYSE or otherwise at market prices prevailing atthe time of the sale, at prices related to prevailing market prices or atnegotiated prices, according to a filing.
The company and its adviser, UHS of Delaware Inc., enteredinto the amended ATM program May 2 with Merrill Lynch as sales agent and/orprincipal.