Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) reached 9.22% versus a 1-year low price of $7.81. The stock was last seen 0.47% higher, reaching at $8.53 on 04/24/2018. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $8.475 and $8.545. This company shares are 13.36% off its target price of $9.67 and the current market capitalization stands at $3.69B. The recent change has given its price a -0.07% deficit over SMA 50 and -11.42% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 2.65% gains, -7.58% declines and -7.18% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found CUZ’s volatility during a week at 1.59% and during a month it has been found around 1.88%.Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $3.9 billion or 0% in CUZ stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Vanguard Group Inc owns $578.67 million in Cousins Properties Incorporated, which represents roughly 15.68% of the company’s market cap and approximately 14.84% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Cohen & Steers Inc, which owns 59,624,586 shares of the stock are valued at $506.21 million. The third largest holder is Blackrock Inc., which currently holds $485.05 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 13.14% of its market capitalization.
At the end of December reporting period, 143 institutional holders increased their position in Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) by some 35,561,563 shares, 92 decreased positions by 28,619,852 and 37 held positions by 395,010,141. That puts total institutional holdings at 459,191,556 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 32 new institutional investments totaling 2,512,370 shares while 19 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 4,309,458 shares.Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) Insider Trades
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Cousins Properties Incorporated disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Casal Edward Manuel has acquired 156 shares of Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ) in trading session dated Apr. 16, 2018. These shares are worth $1,363 and were traded at $8.74 each. The SEC filing shows that Glover S Taylor performed a sale of 74,351 shares. The Lead Independent Director disposed these shares by way of transaction on Dec. 12, 2017. The company’s shares were given away at $9.41 per share worth to an income of some $699,643 on account of Glover S Taylor.
Director, Giornelli Lillian C, sold 5,006 common shares of Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ) in the open market. In a transaction dated May. 16, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $8.38, raking in a sum of $41,950. After this sale, 163,043 common shares of CUZ are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,390,757.
In the transaction dated May. 02, 2017, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Director; Giornelli Lillian C disposed a total of 541 shares at an average price of $8.5, amounting to approximately $4,599. The insider now directly owns 168,049 shares worth $1,433,458.Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ) Analyst Guide
Several analysts have released their opinion on Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ), with 4 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 3 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.86 average brokerage recommendation.