Technical Summary on REIT - Retail Equities -- Simon Property Group, Retail Properties of America, Weingarten Realty Investors, Hospitality Properties Trust and Tanger Factory Outlet Centers

Aug 06, 2015, 09:15 ET from www.equityresearchinstitute.com

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Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: Simon Property Group Inc. (NYSE: SPG), Retail Properties of America Inc. (NYSE: RPAI), Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE: WRI), Hospitality Properties Trust (NYSE: HPT) and Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (NYSE: SKT). Free research report on Simon Property Group can be accessed at https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=SPG. On Wednesday, August 05, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,139.94, up 0.67%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.06% lower, to finish the day at 17,540.47, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,099.84, up 0.31%. The gains were broad based as six out of nine sectors ended the session in positive. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.  

On Wednesday, shares in Simon Property Group Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.38 million shares, higher than their three months average volume of 1.27 million shares. The stock ended the day 0.08% higher at $188.70. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 40.76. Simon Property Group Inc.'s stock has advanced 5.58% in the last one month, 4.76% in the previous three months and 5.22% on YTD basis. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 4.94% and 2.62%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Simon Property Group Inc. have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 73.06. Sign up and read the free notes on SPG at:

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Retail Properties of America Inc.'s stock gained 1.17%, to close Wednesday's session at $14.75. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.52 million shares, above its three months average volume of 1.16 million shares. Over the last one month and previous three months, Retail Properties of America Inc.'s shares have fallen by 0.47% and 1.12%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has lost 9.66% since the start of this year. The company is trading 1.21% above its 50-day moving average. Furthermore, Retail Properties of America Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 105.36 and has an RSI of 56.49. The complimentary notes on RPAI can be downloaded in PDF format at:

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Weingarten Realty Investors' stock finished Wednesday's session 0.77% lower at $34.84. A total of 1.07 million shares were traded, which was above its three months average volume of 0.83 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Weingarten Realty Investors' shares have gained 2.02% and 7.28%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has advanced 1.79% since the beginning of 2015. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 2.87% and 0.81%, respectively. Weingarten Realty Investors' stock traded at a PE ratio of 17.08 and has an RSI of 56.45. Register for free on Equity Research Institute and access the latest research on WRI at:

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On Wednesday, shares in Hospitality Properties Trust ended the session 2.05% lower at $26.79. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.13 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.85 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 22.33. Hospitality Properties Trust's shares have declined 8.10% in the last one month, 7.98% in the previous three months and 9.33% on YTD basis. The company is trading 7.02% below its 50-day moving average and 10.19% below its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Hospitality Properties Trust have an RSI of 25.58. The complete research on HPT is available for free at:

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Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc.'s stock edged 0.56% higher, to close the day at $32.47. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.87 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.67 million shares. Over the last one month and over the past three months, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc.'s shares have fallen by 0.54% and 2.50%, respectively. Furthermore, the stock has lost 10.08% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading 0.50% below their 50-day moving average and 6.67% below their 200-day moving average. Additionally, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 34.18 and has an RSI of 51.45. Free in-depth research on SKT is available at:

https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=SKT

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