Are REITs A Real Barometer Of Economic Growth?

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From Invesco: The September Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting saw the US Federal Reserve increase rates as expected. 
NYSE:PSR October 13, 2018 5:32am

Active Management In REITs Makes A Lot Of Sense These Days

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From Invesco: The accommodative monetary policies implemented by the US Federal Reserve after the global financial crisis have contributed to a broad-based, sustained economic recovery. However, during the past four years there has been a notable divergence in corporate performance among the US real estate investment trusts (REITs) we cover, with some deteriorating significantly.
NYSE:PSR September 19, 2018 6:03am

Ultimate Guide To Vanguard REIT ETF (VNQ)

Stephen Simpson: Real estate has long been a popular asset class as it tends to offer excellent long-term returns with relatively low correlation to equities and can also serve as a viable hedge against inflation. One of the best things about the expansion of the ETF universe
NYSE:PSR November 19, 2012 2:39pm

An Easy Way to Play Global Property Markets (VNQ)

If you take even a casual look at the Forbes’ list of the world’s billionaires, one thing is absolutely clear. A great portion of their wealth was created not through investing in stocks, but rather through real estate. Real estate gurus will tell you to buy property in your
NYSE:FIO September 17, 2012 12:29pm

Real Estate Investment Trusts: Are U.S. REIT ETFs A Buy In 2012? (VNQ, ICF, ROOF, FNIO, PSR, IYR)

Stoyan Bojinov: After a tumultuous 2011 many investors are still finding their footing in the markets as confidence in the global economic recovery remains battered down. Despite persistent volatility
NYSE:FNIO January 12, 2012 11:48pm

Turning Two – PowerShares Active US Real Estate Fund (PSR)

The PowerShares Active US Real Estate Fund (NYSE:PSR) is what you’d call the grandfather of actively-managed ETFs, relative to other funds in the space of course. PSR is the second oldest
NYSE:PSR November 23, 2010 1:18pm

Seven Wildly Successful Active ETFs (GVT, ALT, PSR, MINT, CYB, GTAA, ELD)

The ETF industry has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years, thanks in large part to a shift by investors towards cost-efficient passive indexing strategies and away from pricey active
NYSE:ALT November 8, 2010 10:34am

Market Becomes Unstable As Money Flows Out Of The Dollar And Into These Currency ETFs

On October 1, 2010, the currency traders took the Euro, (NYSE:FXE), strongly higher causing Gold, (NYSE:GLD), Oil, (NYSE:UCO), Tin, (NYSE:JJT), Silver, (NYSE:SLV), Metal Manufacturing,

NASDAQ:CU October 3, 2010 2:46pm

An Active ETF For A Real Estate Minefield? (IYR, PSR, VNQ)

When expectations are missed by such a margin, everyone starts questioning their assumptions. On Aug 24th, US existing home sales plunged by 27%. Where consensus expectations were for
NYSE:IYR August 25, 2010 12:35pm

The Number Of ETFs Is Exploding (IYR, PSR)

As I watch the exchange-traded fund (ETF) universe grow, I keep having flashbacks to the huge increase in the number of mutual funds in the 1990s
NYSE:IYR July 29, 2010 11:59am

Ways to Invest in Real Estate Beyond Buying a House

housing-etpGeorge Van Dyke, an independent financial consultant in Towson, Maryland, advises his clients to use real estate investment trusts, EITS, and exchange-traded funds, ETFs, to diversify into real estate. The vehicles are
NYSE:DMM September 1, 2009 1:35pm

Active ETFs Prove Slow To Gain Assets

turtleActively managed exchange-traded funds haven't attracted assets as quickly as some have expected, but that hasn't slowed the race to expand ETFs beyond their index-tracking roots. Most ETFs defined as actively managed are still quantitative and formulaic. Still, the first to qualify as actively managed in the traditional sense -- using analysis and known stock pickers -- have already come to market, and more are on the way. ETFs are baskets of securities that trade like individual stocks. Their structures generally offer cost and tax advantages over conventional mutual funds as well as more transparency because they disclose their holdings daily. 
NYSE:PLK May 22, 2009 5:00pm

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