reit investments

Time To Sell These Troubled REITs (VNQ)

From Contrarian Outlook: One of the best characteristics about dividends is they usually offer a consistent, preferably growing stream of income. However, investors can easily fall into the trap of becoming complacent that future payments will continue to flow in, even when the business isn’t generating enough cash to fund the dividend.

reit investments

What Are The Best REITs To Buy Right Now? (VNQ)

From Contrarian Outlook: Each June, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) hosts a conference that brings all of the key players in the sector together. For REIT investors, it’s the equivalent of the Super Bowl and it offers a window into who’s poised to perform well in the second half of the […]

Tread Carefully When It Comes To Retail REITs (VNQ)

From Contrarian Outlook: Make no mistake: The “Mallpocalypse,” the “Retailpocalypse,” whatever you want to call it, is very real, and its shockwaves are being felt in just about every corner of the brick-and-mortar retail world. In fact, there are only a few true havens left – including a few higher yielders in the 5%-6% range. […]

The Best High-Yield REITs To Target In April (VNQ)

From Contrarian Outlook: “First-level” investors – those who buy and sell on headlines – mistakenly believe that real estate investment trust (REIT) profits will suffer if rates continue to rise. They’re wrong. This is actually an ideal time to buy the strongest names in the sector.

REIT Funds Are Yielding The Most Since 2009 (VNQ)

From Contrarian Outlook: Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are as cheap as they’ve been since the financial crisis right now. The sector as a whole has been battered for more than half a year, driving yields on the Vanguard REIT ETF (VNQ) to their highest point since the 2009: