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Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE: WRI), Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LPT), BioMed Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: BMR), Taubman Centers Inc. (NYSE: TCO), and CommonWealth REIT (NYSE: CWH). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register
Weingarten Realty Investors Analyst Notes
On April 1, 2014, Weingarten Realty Investors (Weingarten Realty) stock increased 1.30%, ending the day at $30.39. Over the previous five trading sessions, shares of Weingarten Realty increased 2.22% compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average which also increased 1.01% during the same period. The full analyst notes on Weingarten Realty Investors are available to download free of charge at:
Liberty Property Trust Analyst Notes
On April 1, 2014, Liberty Property Trust (Liberty Property) stock increased 0.54%, ending the day at $37.16. For the past month, shares of Liberty Property declined 2.87%, compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average which increased 1.29% during the same period. The full analyst notes on Liberty Property Trust are available to download free of charge at:
BioMed Realty Trust Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 31, 2014, BioMed Realty Trust Inc. (BioMed Realty) reported that the Company's rating outlook on its investment grade corporate credit rating from Moody's Investors Service was revised to positive from stable. Greg N. Lubushkin, Chief Financial Officer of BioMed Realty, commented, "We are very pleased with the positive outlook from Moody's which reflects the sustained, systematic enhancement of our credit quality since we became the first life science real estate investment trust to receive an investment grade corporate credit rating in 2010. In addition, the recent Moody's and S&P actions validate our steady approach to growing our industry-leading portfolio, as well as our proven track record of executing a sound, long-term capital strategy which enables us to better serve the life science communities in the United States and United Kingdom." The full analyst notes on BioMed Realty Trust Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
Taubman Centers Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 21, 2014, Taubman Centers Inc. (Taubman) declared that it will release its Q1 2014 earnings after the market closing on April 24, 2014. Taubman will also hold a conference call to review the results on April 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. EDT. Interested parties can access a live broadcast of the conference call online at the Investor section of the Company website, where an online replay will also be available for at least 90 days. The full analyst notes on Taubman Centers Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
CommonWealth REIT Analyst Notes
On March 25, 2014, CommonWealth REIT reported that it confirmed that Related Fund Management LLC and Corvex Management LP delivered to CWH written consents reaching the 66.7% threshold necessitated the removal of remove the entire CWH Board of Trustees, without cause, and all CWH Trustees have been removed. In accordance with the November 18, 2013 Arbitration Panel order and CWH's Declaration of Trust, the officers of CWH will immediately call a special meeting of shareholders in order to elect new Trustees to the CWH Board. The Company will file a preliminary information statement for the special meeting with the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) within one week as required by federal securities laws. The Company shall hold the special meeting on or before Friday, May 23, 2014, subject to the timely completion of the required SEC regulatory review of the information statement. CWH will declare the time, date and place of the special meeting and the record date therefor concurrently with filing the definitive information statement with the SEC. The full analyst notes on CommonWealth REIT are available to download free of charge at:
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