Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE:CUZ) stock is currently pricing at roughly $8.53. Our analysis shows that the stock is widely covered by equity research firms, and target prices are revealing. From a summary standpoint, we track the median one-year price target among 6 analysts covering the company at $9.00. That suggests shares of the stock may have another 5 percent to the upside left to run. Of those analysts we surveyed, the highest price target on recordsits at $10.00, which would imply another 83 percent in upside potential. If we look for a little more qualitative data on the range of expectations, we find in analyst notes that the stock has 1 “Buy” ratings in place. At the same time, 0 rate the stock a “strong buy”, suggesting more conviction in the story. As for the doubters, 5 equity research analyst firms call this stock a “Hold” and 0 consider it bad enough to warrant a “Sell” rating.

Analysts at Stifel took a look at CUZ shares in a research note released on Oct 18, 2016, and issued a Hold rating to this company. Stifel analysts provided their own take on company recently as well. In a research note published on Sep 29, 2016,the house assigned a Sell rating to this stock. According to a piece that hit the wires on Aug 17, 2016, researchers at Robert W. Baird reconsidered their prior rating on the stock, and lowered it from Outperform Perform to Neutral.

Cousins Properties Incorporated (CUZ) Cap Table Analysis

Breaking down the capitalization table is our next goal. From a bird’s eye view, Executives hold 2.47 percent of the stock.

If we take a more granular look, Thomas G. Cousins is one of the largest owners in company capital stock among insiders. According to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, this investor owns 6,299,598 shares, representing a total current market value of roughly $53735570.94. Lawrence L. Gellerstedt,III is another major player among company insiders, currently holding 592,198 shares as of 0.14%, carrying a current market value of $5051448.94. S. Taylor Glover is currently ranked as the number three insider in terms of representation on the cap table for the stock, holding 535,505 shares, valued at around $4567857.65 as of recent close.

We noted a few insider transactions for the stock recently as well.

In a transaction on 2017-05-01, the company’s Director GIORNELLI LILLIAN C sold 17,800 company shares for 150940. That means, once accounting for this transaction, the Director is left with a stake of 168,590 shares, carrying a current total market value of $1438073. In addition, by means of a transaction dated 2017-04-26, Director GIORNELLI LILLIAN C sold 18,977 shares worth $159790. After that transaction, this investor is left with a total holding of 186,390 shares, representing a total investment value of $1589906.7. We also noted a 2017-04-19 transaction in which CUZ Director GIORNELLI LILLIAN C sold 5,372 shares at a stock price of $8.46, carrying a total value of $45450, after which, this insider’s investment stands at 205,367 shares, with an overall financial value of $1751781.