Regency Centers Corporation (REG) : The bears are holding on to their shorts in Accenture Plc with 5 more days remaining for them to cover their positions. The bearish positions have increased from 2,524,923 on Jul 29, 2016, to 2,853,449, on August 15, 2016. Daily, 538,816 shares are traded, which shows the high interest of the traders in the stock. The net addition of short open interest is 328,526 shares, which is an increase of just 13%. The total short interest of 2.8% of the float indicates that there arent many bears on this stock at the current prices. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.
Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE:REG): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $79.80 and $78.95 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $80.04. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $79.80, notching a gain of 0.10% for the day. The total traded volume was 261,375 . The stock had closed at $79.72 on the previous day.
In a related news,The officer (Executive VP of Development) of Regency Centers Corp, Chandler, Iii Dan M. sold 2,000 shares at $79.55 on June 13, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $159,100. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Regency Centers Corporation is a real estate investment trust (REIT) and the general partner of the Regency Centers, L.P. (operating partnership). The Companys operating, investing and financing activities are performed through the Operating Partnership, its wholly owned subsidiaries and through its co-investment partnerships. The Companys properties consist primarily of grocery-anchored shopping centers. As of December 31, 2014, the Company directly owned 202 Consolidated Properties located in 21 states representing 23.2 million square feet of gross leasable area (GLA). Through co-investment partnerships, it owns partial ownership interests in 120 Unconsolidated Properties located in 23 states and the District of Columbia representing 15.0 million square feet of GLA. The shopping centers tenant base includes national and regional supermarkets, drug stores, discount department stores and other retailers.