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REIT Stocks: 4 Ways to Play the Carnage

March 4, 2009

If you’re looking for the best REIT stocks, you should review the definition of an oxymoron and maybe also have your sanity checked. Since REITs peaked in February 2007, the sector is down 75%, as measured by the benchmark MSCI U.S. REIT Index and 64% since last September alone. Equity REIT yields are the now […]

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The Best Performing Apartment REIT For 2009

February 8, 2009

Zillow reported that American homes lost about $1.4 trillion in value in the fourth quarter of 2008 alone. This value vacuum is directly connected to the dismal earnings now being reported by Apartment REITs. But first, one amazing factoid: this one quarter decline is more than all of 2007’s losses combined. This was also the […]

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