Analyst Upgrades – Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP) Stock Gets Upgraded By SunTrust Banks from Sell to Hold

Analyst Ratings For Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP)

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Today, Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP) stock received an upgrade by SunTrust Banks from Sell to Hold.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 1/22/2018-SunTrust Banks Upgrade from a “Sell ” rating to a ” Hold” rating.
  • 12/14/2017-Morgan Stanley Reiterated Rating of Equal Weight.
  • 10/23/2017-Mizuho was Downgraded by analysts at Mizuho from a “Buy ” rating to a ” Neutral” rating.

Dividend information for Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP)

Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP) pays an annual dividend of $2.56 with a yield of 3.02% and an average dividend growth of 14.50% based on a 3 Year Average..

Dividend History for Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP)

  • On 12/1/2017 Eastgroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.64 2.77% with an ex dividend date of 12/14/2017 which will be payable on 12/29/2017.
  • On 8/31/2017 Eastgroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.64 2.87% with an ex dividend date of 9/14/2017 which will be payable on 9/29/2017.
  • On 5/11/2017 Eastgroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.62 3.2% with an ex dividend date of 6/14/2017 which will be payable on 6/30/2017.
  • On 3/3/2017 Eastgroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.62 3.37% with an ex dividend date of 3/20/2017 which will be payable on 3/31/2017.
  • On 12/2/2016 Eastgroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.62 3.54% with an ex dividend date of 12/14/2016 which will be payable on 12/30/2016.
  • On 9/1/2016 Eastgroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.62 3.32% with an ex dividend date of 9/15/2016 which will be payable on 9/30/2016.
  • On 5/26/2016 Eastgroup Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.60 3.74% with an ex dividend date of 6/15/2016 which will be payable on 6/30/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP)
Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP) has insider ownership of 2.90% and institutional ownership of 96.09%.

  • On 12/8/2017 Bruce Corkern, Insider, sold 3,586 with an average share price of $91.75 per share and the total transaction amounting to $329,015.50.
  • On 12/7/2017 Brent Wood, CFO, sold 3,300 with an average share price of $90.26 per share and the total transaction amounting to $297,858.00.
  • On 12/4/2017 David H Hoster II, Director, sold 12,250 with an average share price of $94.10 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,152,725.00.
  • On 11/7/2017 Hayden C Eaves III, Director, sold 3,532 with an average share price of $92.14 per share and the total transaction amounting to $325,438.48.
  • On 6/9/2017 David H Hoster II, Director, sold 1,259 with an average share price of $84.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $105,756.00.
  • On 5/23/2017 H C Bailey Jr, Director, sold 850 with an average share price of $81.31 per share and the total transaction amounting to $69,113.50.
  • On 5/22/2017 John F. Coleman, Insider, sold 5,000 with an average share price of $80.56 per share and the total transaction amounting to $402,800.00.

Recent Trading Activity for Eastgroup Properties (NYSE:EGP)
Shares of Eastgroup Properties closed the previous trading session at 85.62 up +0.74 0.87% with shares trading hands.

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