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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 79, implying potential capital gains of 20.41 percent. The minimum price target given was 65, implying a possible loss of -0.93 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0.57 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -4.4 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.42 percent. 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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

REG has an estimated earnings growth rate of 967.77 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. REG has a PEG ratio of 0.2.

REG has traded between a high of 85.32 and a low of 58.63 over the past year. Today's price is 11.91 percent above the 52-week low, and 23.1 percent below the high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $11.04 billion. REG will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.