After hundreds of hours work, our US equity REIT ranking is finally close to release. This ranking will give an indication of the stocks that are most likely to grow cash flow and generate dividends. It mainly focuses on how capable a company is of generating earnings, and so it should be used alongside this report to help give an overall view of a performance of a particular company.
We track 174 US equity REITS, and in October these yielded 6.8 percent, which was the best performance since January. The return for the MSCI US REIT (NYSE:^RMZ) was 5.6 percent, and the Vanguard REIT ETF (NYSEArca:VNQ) did slightly better with a return of 5.8 percent. There was not much change in the healthcare sector, but elsewhere all other sectors had positive returns. Notable performers included…DOWNLOAD REPORT>>