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3 Recession-Proof REITs With Yields Up To 7.6%

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Recession-Proof REITs With Yields Up To 7.6%

Healthcare real estate investment trusts (REITs) are at the crossroads of some very powerful investing themes that make them a one-two punch of potential growth and extremely generous yield. Today, I want to show you a trio of these double-threat dynamos that pay secure dividends up to 7.6%. I love healthcare because it’s broadly unbeatable […]

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REITs For Retirement: 1 Stock, 1 ETF, 1 Mutual Fund

| January 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
REITs For Retirement: 1 Stock, 1 ETF, 1 Mutual Fund

REITs and Retirement just make sense For investors about to enter, or already in retirement, real estate investment trusts (REITs) have to be on your list. Created by Congress in 1960 to give Americans the opportunity to easily invest in commercial real estate properties, REITs feature the best combination of attributes for retirement investors. REITs […]

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3 Recession-Proof REITs With 20% Upside In 2017

| November 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
3 Recession-Proof REITs With 20% Upside In 2017

What a difference three months makes. Back in the summer, real estate investment trusts (REITs) were all the rage—especially after a dismal May jobs report put the final nail in the coffin of a summer rate hike. Fast-forward to today, and we’re looking at a rate hike that’s a 72% certainty at the Fed’s December […]

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Sell These 6 mREITs Immediately

| October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments
Sell These 6 mREITs Immediately

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are an important component of a high yield portfolio for retirees or aspiring retirees. But there is one group of exotic, tantalizing REITs that must be avoided: mortgage REITs. Especially today. These so-called mREITs often offer high dividend yields—as high as 14% in some cases! That alone should tell you […]

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5 Dividend Growth REITs With 100% Upside

| October 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
5 Dividend Growth REITs With 100% Upside

REITs have been on a wild ride in 2016. With some names up over 50% year-to-date just a few months ago, the recent correction has come as a bit of a shock. Some REITs have fallen by 10% in the past month, and more declines are feared for many names. In this situation, investing in […]

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2 REITs To Avoid, 3 To Buy Now

| October 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
2 REITs To Avoid, 3 To Buy Now

The REIT market has been on a tear in 2016. From the start of the year to October 1, the SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF (RWR) gained over 6% while heavy-hitters like the Realty Income Trust (O) and Digital Realty Trust (DLR) rose more than 28%. Now we’re in the midst of a REIT correction, and […]

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New Money Hitting Real Estate

| September 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Money Hitting Real Estate

Patience is a virtue when it comes to investing. The idea that the Federal Reserve simply cannot raise interest rates by any meaningful amount without crippling our economy is one I have held steadfast for years. But it doesn’t mean I’m blind to the short-term swings of the market based on expectations for the Fed’s […]

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2 REITs That Could Plunge 20% – And 2 To Buy Now

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
2 REITs That Could Plunge 20% – And 2 To Buy Now

Are real estate investment trusts in a bubble? The evidence is mounting—especially in the big names many investors see as sacred. Today we’ll look at two “frothy” trusts you should watch like a hawk if you hold them … and avoid if you don’t. Further on, I’ll show you two REITs that are terrific buys […]

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The 6 Stock Dividend Portfolio That Will Beat Your ETF

| August 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
The 6 Stock Dividend Portfolio That Will Beat Your ETF

Cherry-picking the best stocks out of popular income ETFs, Tim Plaehn created a new portfolio that trounces its fund counterparts over the last five years. Use this model portfolio to boost your dividend payments and stock performance. I know a lot of income investors own shares of the iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF (NYSE: […]

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3 Oversold REITs Yielding 6% Or More

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
3 Oversold REITs Yielding 6% Or More

Real estate investment trusts, or REITs, have been on a tear. For instance, Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) is up a shocking 32% year-to-date, and it also happens to be a stock we recommended a few weeks ago. Many more REITs are up double-digits over the past year, making income-hungry investors wary of buying at too high of […]

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