Omega Healthcare Investors Inc., the real estate investment trust based in Hunt Valley that invests in long-term health care facilities, earned $30.1 million during the third quarter of the year, the firm said in a statement Friday.
Omega's third quarter 2012 earnings were 40.5 percent higher than earnings in same period last year, the company said.
The firm's funds from operations, a figure often used to determine a real estate investment trust's health, increased 27.5 percent over the July through September period last year, the statement said.
Funds from operations during the quarter were $56.7 million, Omega said. On a per share basis, funds from operations equaled 52 cents.