BRP, FCE.A, BXP And AMT, Pushing Real Estate Industry Downward

All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 18 points (0.1%) at 15,482 as of Monday, July 15, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,893 issues advancing vs. 1,042 declining with 108 unchanged.

The Real Estate industry currently sits up 0.5% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. Top gainers within the industry include General Growth Properties ( GGP), up 1.7%, Brookfield Asset Management ( BAM), up 1.2%, Prologis ( PLD), up 0.9% and Health Care REIT ( HCN), up 0.6%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 4 stocks pushing the industry lower today:

4. Brookfield Residential Properties ( BRP) is one of the companies pushing the Real Estate industry lower today. As of noon trading, Brookfield Residential Properties is down $0.69 (-3.1%) to $21.52 on light volume. Thus far, 75,648 shares of Brookfield Residential Properties exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 250,100 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $21.46-$22.26 after having opened the day at $22.17 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $22.21.

Brookfield Residential Properties Inc. operates as a land developer and homebuilder in North America. The company operates in three segments: California, Canada, and Central and Eastern U.S. It offers master-planned communities and infill developments. Brookfield Residential Properties has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 23.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Brookfield Residential Properties a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Brookfield Residential Properties as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full Brookfield Residential Properties Ratings Report now.

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