REIT Retail and Property & Casualty Insurance Companies Released Quarterly Financial Results - Research Report on Regency

  REIT Retail and Property & Casualty Insurance Companies Released Quarterly
     Financial Results - Research Report on Regency Centers, Hudson, EPR,
                       Alleghany, and Weingarten Realty

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NEW YORK, August 19, 2013

NEW YORK, August 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors' Reports announced new research reports highlighting Regency
Centers Corporation (NYSE: REG), Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: HCBK),
Entertainment Properties Trust (NYSE: EPR), Alleghany Corp. (NYSE: Y), and
Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE: WRI). Today's readers may access these
reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and
analyst ratings - via the links below.

Regency Centers Corporation Research Report

On July 31, 2013, Regency Centers Corporation (Regency Centers) announced its
Q2 2013 financial results. The Company's Funds from operations (FFO) was $62.1
million or $0.68 per diluted share, compared to FFO of $61.3 million or $0.68
per diluted share, in Q2 2012. Net income attributable to common stockholders
was $31.9 million or $0.35 diluted earnings per share, in Q2 2013, compared to
net income attributable to common stockholders of $5.7 million or $0.06
diluted earnings per share, in Q2 2012. The Company has revised its full-year
2013 FFO per diluted share guidance to $2.53 to $2.58, while Core FFO per
diluted share was updated to $2.55 to $2.60. The Full Research Report on
Regency Centers Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-08-14/REG]

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Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. Research Report

On July 31, 2013, Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. (Hudson) released its financial
results for Q2 2013. The Company's net income was $48.7 million or $0.10 per
diluted share, in Q2 2013, compared to net income of $72.3 million or $0.15
per diluted share, in Q2 2012. Hudson also informed that its Board of
Directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.04 per share, payable on
August 30, 2013, to shareholders of record on August 12, 2013. Ronald E.
Hermance, Jr., Chairman and CEO of Hudson said, "Our asset quality continues
to improve as housing markets have become more active and home prices have
started to increase. Total non-performing loans decreased $24.1 million and
early stage delinquencies decreased $13.8 million during the second quarter of
2013. Total delinquencies have decreased $136.4 million since December 31,
2012." The Full Research Report on Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-08-14/HCBK]

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Entertainment Properties Trust Research Report

On July 25, 2013, EPR Properties (EPR), formerly Entertainment Properties
Trust, reported its Q2 2013 financial results with total revenue up by 7.1%
YoY to $83.6 million. Net income available to common shareholders of EPR
Properties was $26.5 million or $0.56 per diluted share, in Q2 2013, compared
to net income available to common shareholders of EPR Properties of $30.8
million or $0.65 per diluted share, in Q2 2012. Adjusted FFO stood $46.4
million or $0.98 per diluted share compared to $43.2 million or $0.92 per
diluted share in Q2 2012. David Brain, President and CEO of EPR said, "Our
strong second quarter results reflect continuing momentum for EPR Properties
as we continue to increase revenues on a growing base of high quality assets.
This quarter, we expanded our portfolio in all three of our primary segments
while strengthening our balance sheet and lowering our cost of capital as a
result of recent financing activities." For full year 2013, the Company
expects adjusted FFO per share to be within $3.83 to $3.93. The Full Research
Report on Entertainment Properties Trust - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-08-14/EPR]

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Alleghany Corp. Research Report

On August 5, 2013, Alleghany Corp. (Alleghany) announced its Q2 2013 financial
results with total revenues down by 3.1% YoY $1.2 billion. Net earnings were
$113.7 million, or $6.78 per diluted share, in Q2 2013, compared to net
earnings of $109.3 million or $6.45 per diluted share, in Q2 2012. Weston M.
Hicks, President and CEO of Alleghany said, "Our insurance and reinsurance
businesses performed well in the second quarter. TransRe had strong results,
generating an underwriting profit of $60.5 million and a combined ratio of
92.8%, despite $45.1 million of catastrophe losses from European and Canadian
floods, compared with an adjusted 92% combined ratio estimate (adjusted to
exclude the impact of the application of the acquisition method of accounting)
in the catastrophe-free second quarter of last year." The Full Research Report
on Brookfield Properties Corporation Alleghany Corp. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-08-14/Y]

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Weingarten Realty Investors Research Report

On July 31, 2013, Weingarten Realty Investors (Weingarten Realty) reported its
Q2 2013 financial results with total revenues up by 10.9% YoY to $131.6
million. Net income attributable to common shareholders was $45.4 million or
$0.37 per diluted share, in Q2 2013, compared to net income attributable to
common shareholders of $22.6 million or $0.19 per diluted share, in Q2 2012.
Johnny Hendrix, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the
Company said, "This was a truly outstanding quarter for operations. Both the
5.0% increase in Same Property NOI and the jump in occupancy up to 94.2% are
clear reflections of our high quality portfolio and the benefits of a
best-in-class operating platform manned by a great team of associates." The
Full Research Report on Weingarten Realty Investors - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-08-14/WRI]

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