On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.04% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.34% in the last 1 week, and is up 2.67% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have dropped -0.23% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 21, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $36.16 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $33.90 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $30.28.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.81% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.88%.
Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $34.98, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $35.06 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $34.75 and closed the trading day at $34.98, in the green by 0.72%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,592,307. The stock had closed at $34.73 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (Sr VP-Chief Financial Officer) of Gaming & Leisure Properties, Inc., Clifford William J had sold 100,000 shares worth of $3,500,000 in a transaction dated July 6, 2016. In this transaction, 100,000 shares were sold at $35 per share.
Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI) is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in the business of acquiring, financing, and owning real estate property to be leased to gaming operators in triple net lease arrangements. Triple net leases are leases, in which the lessee pays rent to the lessor, as well as all taxes, insurance, and maintenance expenses that arise from the use of the property. The Company operates in two segments: GLP Capital, L.P. (a wholly owned subsidiary of GLPI, through which GLPI owns all of its real estate assets) (GLP Capital) and the TRS Properties. The GLP Capital segment consists of the leased real property and represents the Companys business. The TRS Properties segment consists of Hollywood Casino Perryville and Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge.