Stag Industrial Inc (STAG) was Downgraded by CapitalOne to ” Equal Weight”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Overweight ” on the company shares. CapitalOne advised their investors in a research report released on Jul 18, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Stag Industrial Inc reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on May 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.39. The company had revenue of $60.87 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $58.68 million. The company’s revenue was up 19.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.35 EPS.
Stag Industrial Inc opened for trading at $23.97 and hit $24.54 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $24.54, with a gain of 2.76% or 0.66 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 31,06,411 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,673 M.
In a different news, on Jun 14, 2016, David G King (EVP and Director-Real Estate) sold 9,550 shares at $22.70 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 18, 2016, Francis X Iii Jacoby (director) sold 2,000 shares at $26.25 per share price. On Dec 16, 2015, Benjamin S Butcher (CEO) purchased 10,000 shares at $18.68 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
STAG Industrial Inc. is focused on the acquisition and operation of single-tenant industrial properties throughout the United States. As of December 31 2014 The Company owned 248 buildings in 36 states with approximately 47.0 million rentable square feet consisting of 178 warehouse/distribution buildings 50 light manufacturing buildings and 20 flex/office buildings. The Company owns two developable vacant land parcels adjacent to two of its buildings. As of December 31 2014 its buildings were 94.9% leased to 227 tenants with no single tenant accounting for more than 2.3% of its total annualized rent and no single industry accounting for more than 12.1% of its total annualized rent.