Analyst Ratings for Regency Centers Corp. (REG)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Regency Centers Corp. (NYSE:REG) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, REG received an average rating of Overweight.

7 analysts declared REG a buy, 2 issued an overweight rating, 8 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for REG. The highest price target was 79, which equates to a potential upside of 20.41 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 65, implying potential capital losses of -0.93 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0.57 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -4.4 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 1.42 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -23.36 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of REG to grow at a rate of 967.77 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. REG has a PEG ratio of 0.2.

In the trailing 52-weeks, REG hit 85.32 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 58.63. Today's price is 11.91 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 23.1 percent. REG has a price/earnings ratio of 191.13. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The REG value stock report compares REG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of REG is $11.04 billion. REG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.