News by Topic : Industry performance

  • 7/12/2017

    Why Have REITs Underperformed the Stock Market Recently?

    Over the first six months of 2017 the broad U.S. stock market had outperformed the REIT market, with the Russell 3000 Index showing total returns of 8.93% compared to just 5.43% for the FTSE NAREIT All REIT Index.  Dig just a little deeper, though, and this turns out not to be a “stocks vs REITs” story at all.

  • 7/10/2017

    Residential REIT Analyst Doesn’t Expect Apartment Supply Growth to Slow in 2018

    Conor Wagner

    Conor Wagner says economics of development remain attractive.

  • 6/2/2017

    REITs Increase their Position within Secondary Office Markets as Demand Grows

    Recently, office properties in many secondary markets have enjoyed greater demand and rising occupancy rates relative to office markets in gateway cities. 

  • 6/1/2017

    NAREIT T-Tracker Data on REIT Operating Performance Now Available on Bloomberg Terminals

    The NAREIT T-Tracker®, which includes data on operating and financial performance by all stock exchange-listed REITs, is now available on Bloomberg terminals, under Bloomberg Intelligence/Financials/REITs/NAREIT Data.

  • 5/30/2017

    NAREIT CEO Previews REITWeek 2017

    Steve Wechsler

    Steve Wechsler says NAREIT’s Investor Forum showcases “breadth and depth” of the REIT industry.

  • 5/30/2017

    REIT IR Professionals Offer Their Insight on Investor Outreach

    REIT IR professionals offer insight into what it takes to keep their companies in touch with the investment community.

  • 5/30/2017

    REITs Show They Belong as Part of Investment Portfolios

    Investors increasingly view REITs as a fundamental part of their portfolios.

  • 5/22/2017

    A REIT Road Trip: "That's Owned by a REIT"

    A family vacation makes it obvious just how many REITs are in our communities.

  • 5/18/2017

    Longtime Analyst Predicts REITs Will Own Growing Share of Real Estate Market

    Steve Manaker

    Steve Manaker discusses the changes to the REIT industry in his career.

  • 4/28/2017

    Is the Real Estate Market Cycle In its Late Stages? (No.)

    I think it’s very difficult to make any thoughtful (let alone empirically based) case for predicting that the current real estate market cycle is nearing its end.  The evidence simply isn’t there.