Balchunas Discusses a Real Estate Small Cap ETF (ROOF)
Bloomberg ETF analyst Eric Balchunas says there’s an alternative exchange-traded fund in the real estate investment trust space. It’s the IQ U.S. Real Estate Small Cap ETF. Bloomberg’s Catherine Cowdery reports on exchange-traded funds.
You can hear the Bloomberg interview: HERE
IQ U.S. Real Estate Small Cap ETF (NYSEARCA:ROOF)
The IQ US Real Estate Small Cap ETF seeks investment results that correspond, before fees and expenses, to the price and yield performance of the IQ US Real Estate Small Cap Index. The Index is float adjusted market cap weighted and seeks to give investors a means of tracking the overall performance of small capitalization U.S. real estate companies.
Fund Sector Allocations (6/30/2012)
- Mortgage REITs: 30.60%
- Office REITs: 16.57%
- Retail REITs: 14.21%
- Specialized REITs: 13.17%
- Hotel REITs: 12.37%
- Diversified REITs: 8.56%
- Residential REITs: 4.51%