News by Topic : Industry performance

  • 4/19/2016

    Historical Outperformance by Equity REITs Extends to Almost Every Property Type

    As an asset class, stock exchange-traded equity real estate has provided higher returns than other public equity investments over most significant historical periods. The outperformance by exchange-traded Equity REITs for long holding periods has not been limited to just a small set of property types.

  • 4/18/2016

    Volatilities and Correlations, Somewhat Elevated in February, Subsided in March

    Both volatilities and correlations have come down and are now firmly within their long-term normal ranges. Estimated REIT volatilities were above 21.9% only from January 21st through February 19th, and was most recently estimated at 11.8% using data through April 15th.

  • 4/4/2016

    REITs Bounce Back in March

    REITs outpace broader market as investor concerns ease during month.

  • 4/4/2016

    Property Values Recover Strongly In March, Up 3.3% During First Quarter

    Property values nationwide increased 5.6 percent in March as measured by the FTSE NAREIT PureProperty Index Series.  The strong recovery in March more than made up for a weak January and tepid February, sending property values up by 3.3 percent during the first quarter of 2016. 

  • 3/24/2016

    Real Estate Fund Managers Assess the Outlook for 2016

    REIT magazine recently spoke with the portfolio managers of some of 2015’s top-performing real estate mutual funds to discover the opportunities and challenges they see for 2016.

  • 3/23/2016

    A Closer Look At Listed REITs

    Institutional investors reevaluating role of REITs in retirement portfolios.

  • 3/21/2016

    Reducing Risk in Tough Markets

    Reducing investment risk

    Today’s stock market is like Tombstone, Arizona, in the late 19th century–even the most careful visitor can, with a single misstep, get whacked.

  • 3/17/2016

    More Institutions Investing in REITs

    Todd Briddell

    Todd Briddell of CenterSquare Investment Management says REITs offer “great opportunity for individuals, too.

  • 3/8/2016

    New Data On REITs Show Stable Price Multiples And Record Occupancy Rates, But Slowing Acquisitions

    New supplemental tables from the NAREIT T-Tracker® series shed further light on the commercial real estate markets and listed equity REITs.

  • 3/7/2016

    Property Values Nationwide Edge Higher In February

    NAREIT’s Brad Case explains disconnect between REIT returns and property valuations.