Departments: In Closing
Debate among investors and academics regarding the wisdom of public company buybacks continues.
All investing is a relative, not an absolute, game. If the stock market pops by 25 percent in one year and your fund is up 18 percent, you’re sort of a loser. If your fund gains 2 percent and the market loses 20 percent, then you’re a rock star.
REITs may appeal to the confidence, openness to change and independent streak of millennials.
Certain REIT business and capital deployment strategies may be wise at certain times, but not others.
You can’t pick up a newspaper or a trade journal these days without reading that successful companies and all their young, cool employees are moving downtown.
Challenge is Finding the Right Boats.
Use of Preferred Shares.
For the first time in years, all types of real estate capital flows have increased.