Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP), a real estate investment trust, reported results today for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013.
Funds from Operations (FFO) for the quarter ended June 30, 2013 were $195.4 million, or $1.29 per share basic and $1.28 per share diluted. This compares to FFO for the quarter ended June 30, 2012 of $206.5 million, or $1.37 per share basic and $1.36 per share diluted. The weighted average number of basic and diluted shares outstanding totaled 151,938,203 and 153,796,959, respectively, for the quarter ended June 30, 2013 and 150,312,215 and 152,047,213, respectively, for the quarter ended June 30, 2012.
The Company’s reported FFO of $1.28 per share diluted was greater than the guidance previously provided of $1.25-$1.27 per share. The Company’s reported FFO included the following items, among others, that were not reflected in the guidance: approximately $0.01 per share as a result of lower operating expenses and approximately $0.01 per share of higher than expected leasing and other fee income.
Net income available to common shareholders was $452.4 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2013, compared to $118.6 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. Net income available to common shareholders per share (EPS) for the quarter ended June 30, 2013 was $2.95 basic and $2.94 on a diluted basis. This compares to EPS for the second quarter of 2012 of $0.79 basic and $0.78 on a diluted basis.The reported results are unaudited and there can be no assurance that the results will not vary from the final information for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. In the opinion of management, all adjustments considered necessary for a fair presentation of these reported results have been made. As of June 30, 2013, the Company’s portfolio consisted of 179 properties, comprised primarily of Class A office space, one hotel, three residential properties and four retail properties, aggregating approximately 44.8 million square feet, including eight properties under construction totaling 2.8 million square feet. In addition, the Company has structured parking for vehicles containing approximately 15.7 million square feet. The overall percentage of leased space for the 168 properties in service (excluding the two in-service residential properties and the hotel) as of June 30, 2013 was 92.1%.