Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. Yesterday, Aug. 18, 2014, 105 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $81.56 to $73,500,000,000.00. Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders: Regency Centers (REG) - FREE Research Report Smith Brian M, who is President and COO at Regency Centers, sold 10,000 shares at $56.81 on Aug. 18, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 103,816 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 8.79% with the 10,000-share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $57.03, up $0.22, or 0.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Regency Centers go as follows:
4-Week # shares sold: 6,500
12-Week # shares sold: 6,500
24-Week # shares sold: 25,000
The average volume for Regency Centers has been 423,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Regency Centers has a market cap of $5.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 23.17% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Regency Centers Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust. The company, through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and develops community and neighborhood shopping centers that are tenanted by grocers, category-leading anchors, specialty retailers, and restaurants. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.3%. The company has a P/E ratio of 68.6. Currently, there are 5 analysts who rate Regency Centers a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on REG - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Regency Centers as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has experienced relatively poor performance when compared with the S&P 500 during the past year. Get the full Regency Centers Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.