News by Topic : Investment news

  • 9/4/2015

    Fundamentally Speaking: Economic Fundamentals Sound Despite Market Moves

    NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure points to encouraging trends in housing market.

  • 8/24/2015

    Capstead Rings Closing Bell at NYSE

    NYSE recognizes mortgage REIT's 30th anniversary.

  • 7/10/2015

    Limiting Like-Kind Exchanges Would Hurt Real Estate, Study Finds

    Research released July 9 shows 1031 exchanges have number of benefits for real estate companies.

  • 7/8/2015

    Health Care REITs, Senior Housing and the Baby Boomers

    At each phase of their lives, the Baby Boom generation has had a major impact on American society. The hula hoops and bell bottoms are long gone, and the next major issue will be how the Baby Boomers retire. 

  • 7/2/2015

    Portfolio Adviser Says REITs Improve Long-Term Returns

    Creede Murphy

    Creede Murphy of American Assets Capital Advisers on REIT investment through the lens of Modern Portfolio Theory.

  • 6/18/2015

    Investment Consultant: REITs are Real Estate

    Sean Ruhmann
    NEPC’s Sean Ruhmann explains why REITs should have a place in institutional investors’ portfolios.
  • 5/28/2015

    Real Estate as a Major Asset Class

    David Funk

    Cornell University professor David Funk says institutional investors should view REITs as permanent asset class with cash, stocks and bonds.

  • 5/14/2015

    American Tower’s Taiclet Named to Forbes Hall of Fame

    American Tower Corp. (NYSE: AMT) Chairman and CEO Jim Taiclet has been named to Forbes Magazine’s 2015 Global 2000 CEO Hall of Fame.

    In compiling its 2015 list, Forbes looked at those companies that made the biggest move up its list of the world’s largest companies during the past decade.

  • 4/24/2015

    Blackstone’s Single-Family Rental Venture Could Go Public in Next Two Years

    Blackstone’s Jonathan  Gray anticipates public market support for single-family model.

  • 4/24/2015

    Audit Specialist Views Fair Value Accounting as Major Change in Financial Reporting

    Grant Thornton’s Greg Ross says REIT investment outlook is positive for next few years.