Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
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MLPs yield headaches for advisers who bought them for income
Top analysts in the sector see a bear market as investors pumped $10.5 billion into energy funds over the last year.
Royal Alliance to pay $1.4 million over nontraded REIT, VA sales
Award is tied to string of cases brought by retirees who said a broker placed them in unsuitable investments.
BlackRock warns of stock-bond correlation, suggests illiquid real estate
Chief investment strategist says liquid investments are being challenged to offer competitive returns.
Real estate crowdfunding trend presents new challenges, opportunities for financial advisers
The proliferation of digital platforms puts added emphasis on due diligence.
No reason to assume REITs can't thrive when rates rise
Rising rates might hurt REITs initially, but they could benefit from a strengthening economy. (Plus: Our Focus on REITs special report)
Specialty REITs offer something for everyone
Most investors who are looking to diversify their portfolios with real estate know they can turn to real estate investment trusts for access to fairly standard holdings such as office buildings, multifamily homes or hotels. But beyond that is a second layer of publicly traded REITs focused
REITs ranked by one-year total return
Company/Ticker symbolProperty focus/ # of propertiesOne-year total return*Dividend yield*Implied market capitalization ($M)*2014 funds from operations per share/growthDebt-to-total capitalization 2014/2013Fixed-charge coverage ratio (multiple) 2014/2013Associated Estates Realty Corp.
New York REIT names new nonexecutive chairman, sets stock buyback
Director William Kahane, founding partner of Nicholas Schorsch's AR Capital, remains on the board.
Pimco's Income Fund becomes the firm's new star
Breakfast with Benjamin: Pimco's Income Fund (PIMIX) is shining bright under Dan Ivascyn, raising the question: Bill Gross who?
Advisory firm calls for REIT to cut ties with Schorsch firm
Says New York REIT has too much executive and board overlap with AR Capital.
Talent drain continues as Cole Capital CEO departs
Michael Ezzell resigned on Thursday after months of turmoil at the REIT specialist. He is the latest in a number of Cole personnel to leave the firm.
Schorsch's American Realty Capital lists REIT on New York Stock Exchange
REIT sponsor controlled by Nicholas Schorsch has its first liquidity event of the year, selling shares of Global Net Lease Inc. on the New York Stock Exchange.
A diamond in the rough: Multi-tenant industrial properties
In the face of high valuations throughout the real estate industry, multi-tenant industrial has not yet inflated in value, making it a strong investment to consider, as these assets are poised for future growth.
Real estate company seeks $20M for New York City mausoleum high-rise
Rest in peace and luxury: Average prices are expected to top $65,000 for crypts and $17,000 for niches for funerary urns.
How portfolio diversification can help deliver more income to clients
Customized trade-offs between volatility and income benefits can help clients meet a variety of investment goals.