Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated Announces Increased Fourth Quarter Dividend

Feb 09, 2016, 07:30 ET from Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated (NYSE: CHCT) today announced that its Board of Directors has increased its common stock cash dividend for the quarter ended December 31, 2015.  This dividend, in the amount of $0.3775 per share, is payable on March 4, 2016 to shareholders of record on February 19, 2016. This dividend rate equates to an annualized dividend of $1.51 per share.  Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated has increased its dividend every quarter since its Initial Public Offering.

About Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated

Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated (the "Company") is a real estate investment trust that focuses on owning income-producing real estate properties associated primarily with the delivery of outpatient healthcare services in non-urban markets throughout the United States.

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