Large Inflow of Money Detected in Post Properties

Post Properties (PPS): $7.08 million was the positive money flow into the stock on Thursday and the up/down ratio of ticks was also in favor of the bulls at 2.29. The value of trades done on upticks was $12.59 million, whereas, trades done on downticks were valued at $5.5 million. Money flows are calculated as the dollar value of composite uptick trades minus the dollar value of downtick trades. large traders, also sometimes called as the smart money, block traded $8.06 million worth stocks on upticks, which is a bullish indication. The downticks accounted only for $0.62 million worth of block trades showing a lack of interest among the large traders to sell the stock down. The up/down ratio of 12.91 was strongly in favor of the bulls. The money flow in block trades was $7.43 million. Post Properties (PPS) fell $0.26 traded at $62.13, a change of -0.42% over the previous day. The stock is 0.78% for the week.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.7% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.3%. Shares have rallied 8.56% from its 1 Year high price. On Oct 21, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $62.55 and the one year low was seen on Feb 12, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $59.57 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $58.30.

Post Properties (NYSE:PPS): The stock opened at $62.27 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $62.59 for the day. The stock traded down to $61.95 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $62.13 with a loss of -0.42% for the day. The stock had closed at $62.39 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 534,228 shares.

In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Ward David C., officer (EVP & Chief Investment Officer) of Post Properties Inc, had unloaded 3,220 shares at an average price of $60 in a transaction dated on May 20, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $193,200.

Post Properties, Inc. is a self-administrated and self-managed equity real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company along with its subsidiaries develops, owns and manages upscale multi-family apartment communities in selected markets in the United States. The Company operates through segments, including Fully stabilized (same store) communities, Newly stabilized communities, Lease-up communities, Acquired communities and Held for sale and sold communities. As of December 31, 2014, the Company had interests in 22,994 apartment units in 58 communities, including 1,471 apartment units in four communities held in unconsolidated entities and 1,705 apartment units in five communities under development or in lease-up. The major operating divisions of the Company include Post Apartment Management, Post Construction and Property Services, Post Investment Group and Post Corporate Services.

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