NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Healthcare Trust of America (HTA - Get Report) last week listed its medical office-focused REIT on the New York Stock Exchange. This inaugural listing was American Realty Capital's subsidiary, Realty Capital Securities, the second successful non-traded REIT listing this year.The first to list was American Realty Capital Trust (ARCT), a triple-net sector REIT that listed on March 1. Investors purchased these formerly illiquid shares at $10 each and during its first 28 days since the listing, 72 million shares traded and ARCT hit an all-time high, closing at $11.24 per share on April 10. The most recent price for the newly listed stock was $10.70, and the $1.70 billion (market cap) REIT is paying a dividend yield of 6.5%.
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