Regency Centers (REG) At $56.29 Forms Bottom; Bemis Co Has 0.89 Sentiment

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Regency Centers Corporation (REG) formed multiple bottom with $52.35 target or 7.00% below today’s $56.29 share price. Regency Centers Corporation (REG) has $9.56B valuation. The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $56.29. About 1.19 million shares traded or 11.66% up from the average. Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) has declined 14.09% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.64% the S&P500.

Bemis Co Inc (BMS) investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.14, from 0.75 in 2017Q3. The ratio has increased, as 126 hedge funds increased or opened new stock positions, while 142 cut down and sold holdings in Bemis Co Inc. The hedge funds in our database now own: 64.69 million shares, down from 64.94 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Bemis Co Inc in top ten stock positions increased from 2 to 5 for an increase of 3. Sold All: 37 Reduced: 105 Increased: 84 New Position: 42.

Cornerstone Advisors Inc. holds 8.79% of its portfolio in Bemis Company, Inc. for 277,332 shares. Meristem Llp owns 166,949 shares or 2.89% of their US portfolio. Moreover, North Star Asset Management Inc has 2.84% invested in the company for 662,829 shares. The New York-based Starboard Value Lp has invested 2.49% in the stock. Mairs & Power Inc, a Minnesota-based fund reported 4.34 million shares.

More news for Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) were recently published by: Streetinsider.com, which released: “Starboard’s 13F Shows New Stake in Newell Rubbermaid (NWL), Increase in Forest City (FCE-A), Macerich (MAC …” on May 15, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “Bemis (BMS) Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” and published on April 26, 2018 is yet another important article.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of Bemis’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating Bemis, 0 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. BMS was included in 2 notes of analysts from October 28, 2016. RBC Capital Markets downgraded Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) rating on Tuesday, December 13. RBC Capital Markets has “Underperform” rating and $46.0 target. On Friday, October 28 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Neutral”.

Analysts await Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) to report earnings on July, 26. They expect $0.64 EPS, up 33.33% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.48 per share. BMS’s profit will be $58.22M for 16.66 P/E if the $0.64 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.63 actual EPS reported by Bemis Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.59% EPS growth.

The stock increased 1.91% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $42.65. About 741,891 shares traded or 21.21% up from the average. Bemis Company, Inc. (BMS) has declined 11.36% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.91% the S&P500.

Bemis Company, Inc. manufactures and sells packaging products. The company has market cap of $3.88 billion. It operates through two divisions, U.S. It has a 41.81 P/E ratio. Packaging and Global Packaging.

Analysts await Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) to report earnings on August, 2. They expect $0.94 earnings per share, up 1.08% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.93 per share. REG’s profit will be $159.58 million for 14.97 P/E if the $0.94 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.96 actual earnings per share reported by Regency Centers Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.08% negative EPS growth.

Among 21 analysts covering Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Regency Centers Corporation has $520 highest and $60 lowest target. $94.91’s average target is 68.61% above currents $56.29 stock price. Regency Centers Corporation had 69 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 25 by Argus Research. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, December 1 by SunTrust. The stock of Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, August 23. The rating was downgraded by Jefferies on Friday, September 15 to “Hold”. Wells Fargo maintained Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) on Friday, March 2 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, November 5 with “Outperform”. Barclays Capital maintained Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) on Friday, August 14 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The stock of Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, December 15 by Jefferies. The stock of Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) earned “Hold” rating by Barclays Capital on Sunday, August 16. On Monday, August 14 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.05, from 1.15 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 22 investors sold Regency Centers Corporation shares while 110 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 110 raised stakes. 152.03 million shares or 1.31% less from 154.04 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Independent Order Of Foresters holds 0.43% or 7,082 shares. Sei Investments holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) for 199,288 shares. 68 are owned by Glenmede Na. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). Colorado-based Alps has invested 0.01% in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). Cibc Asset Mngmt owns 17,537 shares. Moreover, Royal National Bank Of Canada has 0% invested in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) for 66,322 shares. Goldman Sachs Inc has invested 0.02% in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). American Int Gru Inc has invested 0.01% in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado owns 29,981 shares. Deutsche Bancorporation Ag holds 0.09% or 1.92 million shares. Cibc stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). Sarasin And Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.13% in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). Virtus Inv Advisers has invested 0.03% in Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG). Hightower Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp invested in 0.01% or 14,762 shares.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 2 buys, and 13 selling transactions for $150.57 million activity. KATZMAN CHAIM sold $13.28 million worth of stock or 204,602 shares. BLAIR BRYCE had bought 1,709 shares worth $99,977. $1.03M worth of Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG) shares were sold by THOMPSON JAMES D.. Shares for $416,457 were sold by SCHWEITZER JOHN C. 2,500 shares were sold by ROTH ALAN TODD, worth $174,725 on Friday, December 15. Another trade for 1,200 shares valued at $70,560 was sold by RAMEY H CRAIG.

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