Top 6 REITS Vs The S&P 500
This doesn't include dividends, which REITS pay out 90% of their income to shareholders in dividends. And if you enroll in the REITS DRIP(Dividend Reinvestment Program,) you make more money from the compound effect.
Compound Interest Is For The Birds, I Want Compound Dividends...
In my experience in business school, the Finance Department drilled it into my head how great compound interest is, but never mentioned the concept of compound dividends. Although I do think compound interest is nice, I prefer investments in equities, especially REITS, that have DRIP(Dividend
Glossary Of REIT Terms
Adjusted Funds From Operations (AFFO) - In part to cope with the limitations associated with the calculation of FFO, many portfolio managers and analysts calculate adjusted funds from operations, or AFFO. Some analysts, companies, and portfolio managers prefer the terms cash available for
Apartment Occupancy Up Amid Foreclosures - USATODAY.com
The number of occupied apartments increased by 215,000 in the 64 largest U.S. markets in the first half of the year, according to MPF Research.That's almost double the increase in occupied units in all of 2009 and the most since the firm began tracking rates in 1992. The vacancy rate declined to
Boston Properties Q2 Beats, But Operating Metrics Still Tough...
Shares of office building REIT Boston Properties (BXP) are unchanged in late trading after the company delivered revenue of $396 million, up 2% from the prior year, and ahead of the $367 million average estimate, and beat EPS estimates, in the form of “funds from operations,” by 13
Public REITs Place To Invest
www.reit.com Steve Brown, portfolio manager for American Century Investments, spoke with REIT.com's Matt Bechard during REITWeek 2010 about the REIT capital markets and investment prospects going forward. Brown said the capital markets remain healthy and that he expects looming debt maturities to
Investing In Apartment REITS Vs Buying Your Own Apartments
Apartment buildings are the most reliable, low risk real estate investments to create large passive income streams and equity growth.Learn more at http://www.ApartmentHouseProfitMachin...
Fitch Reasserts BXP Credit Ratings - Yahoo! Finance
Fitch Ratings, the global credit rating firm, has reaffirmed the credit rating of BBB for Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE: BXP - News), a real estate investment trust (REIT). The BBB-rating denotes a relatively strong credit quality with low default risk, and adequate capacity to meet current
2010 Stock Picks: REIT ETF’s « Intelligent Speculator
Print This Post Email This Post Post a CommentAn important part of the collapse of the US & world economy was because of the huge real estate and debt bubble that had been created. Now, as things get back to normal, there are deals to be made in the real estate
April Brings Uptick In REIT Equity Offerings, IPOs - CoStar...
They may not be spending it just yet, but U.S. real estate investment trusts continue to vigorously tap the equity and unsecured bond markets for princely sums of cash. And with few other alternatives for raising capital available...
REITs Rise 3% In Midday Trading - MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Shares of leading real estate investment trusts and an exchange-traded fund that tracks the sector were up in early afternoon trading Friday. Equity Residential Properties Trust /quotes/comstock/13*!eqr/quotes/nls/eqr (EQR40.67, -0.98, -2.35%) , ProLogis
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