Tag: real estate investment trusts

Owning The Top Preferred Stock For High-Yield And Safety

| September 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Owning The Top Preferred Stock For High-Yield And Safety

Preferred stock shares can be viewed as a hybrid of common stock shares and corporate bonds. Preferred shares pay a fixed dividend rate, similar to bond interest. Technically preferred shares are equity like common shares. The preference feature is that preferred dividends must be paid before any dividends can be paid on a company’s common […]

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7 Dividend-Growing REITs That Cost Next To Nothing

| September 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
7 Dividend-Growing REITs That Cost Next To Nothing

Thanks to recent stumbles, real estate investment trusts are cheap Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have been one of the go-to investments over the past few years as investors have looked toward securities with high yields. And thanks to their tax structures, most REITs have yields in the 4% to 7% range. However, with interest […]

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5 Top High-Yield Dividend ETFs To Buy

5 Top High-Yield Dividend ETFs To Buy

Truly high yield is difficult to find in the ETF space, but a few select funds offer big income. Just be careful. If you’re looking for dividend ETFs that actually dole out high yield … well, the good news is, you don’t really have to look far. In the world of 2,013 exchange-traded funds listed in […]

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3 Must-Buy REITs For 100% Dividend Growth And Double-Digit Gains

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Must-Buy REITs For 100% Dividend Growth And Double-Digit Gains

They call it the “silent wealth killer” for a reason: it takes the 2.2% yield you’d get from say, a 10-year Treasury note today and almost completely wipes it out. And if this hidden threat perks up even a little bit (as it’s certain to do), it will push your average Joe (or Jane) into […]

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The 7 Best REITs You Must Buy Right Now!

The 7 Best REITs You Must Buy Right Now!

If you’re looking for growth and income, look no further than this sector Real estate investment trusts (REITs) suffer from one key myth: When rates rises, REITs lose. Part of that logic — and short-term self-fulfilling prophecy — is that cash is the lifeblood of REITs and when rates rise the cost of borrowing for […]

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The 7 Best REITs To Buy For Big (And Growing!) Yields

The 7 Best REITs To Buy For Big (And Growing!) Yields

Don’t just chase high yields when you buy REITs … make sure those stocks are growing their payouts, too Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have been one of the top-performing asset classes of the past few decades, and in fact, the very best one over the past 15 years. These owners of commercial real estate — […]

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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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