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iShares FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate ex-U.S. Index Fund ETFFund

 

Global Equity ETF

  • ETF TMI: Equity ETFs, Millennials and Turkey

    05-05-2016 06:57 PM by Brenton Garen

    Got a case of TMI (Too Much Information)? ETF Trends takes a condensed look at latest happenings The Day's Hot News In Equity ETFs Marketssaw what appeared to be a rotation in U.S. equities and fixed income names. BothSPDR S&P Dividend (NYSEArca: SDY) and iShares Russell...

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  • 44 Best REITs ETFs to Generate Yields

    05-05-2016 04:39 PM by Max Chen

    Real estate investment trusts (REITs) and sector-related exchange traded funds (ETFs) are a good source of attractive payouts in a low-yield environment. REITs are securities that trade like a stock and invest in real estate directly through property ownership or mortgages. Co...

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  • Low Rates Helping International REIT ETFs

    06-24-2014 03:00 PM by Todd Shriber

    This years tumble in 10-year Treasury yields has served as the catalyst for stellar performances by and substantial inflows U.S.-focused exchange traded funds tracking real estate investment trusts (REITs), such as the Vanguard REIT ETF (NYSEArca: VNQ) and the iShares U.S. Real E...

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  • ETF Chart of the Day: Real Estate Investment Trusts

    08-01-2013 03:00 PM by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    U.S. Real Estate based ETFs have shown positive performance YTD despite some recent bloodletting in notable funds like VNQ (Vanguard REIT, Expense Ratio 0.10%) and IYR (iShares REIT, Expense Ratio 0.48%) but a number of International/Globally based REIT ETFs have simply not parti...

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  • Play the Real Estate Recovery with ETFs

    07-26-2013 03:45 PM by Tom Lydon

    Real estate exchange traded funds are one of the best ways to play the real estate rally without buying and selling property. REITs, or real estate investment trusts, are another method to access yield minus physical ownership. Real estate offers the potential to hedge against...

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  • Comparing Dividend Yields in REIT ETFs

    06-07-2012 08:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Yield hunters have branched into alternative segments of the market in search of income, adding real estate investment trust exchange traded funds to their dividend portfolios. However, REIT investors should consider the potential risks that the sector faces. According to the ...

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  • ETF Spotlight: Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

    04-27-2012 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Investors are wary of real estate investment trusts since they crashed along with the market 2008 and failed to deliver their much-hyped diversification benefits. However, a desire for income and dividends could bring investors back to this beaten-down sector and REIT ETFs. Wi...

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  • ETF Chart of the Day: Global Real Estate

    03-02-2012 10:40 AM by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    The rally in emerging markets has contributed to solid returns in the Global REIT space, which is rather well represented these days in the ETF universe with a number of potential investment choices. Currently, the most popular fund in the category is SPDR DJ International Rea...

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  • Real Estate: List of REIT ETFs

    02-22-2012 04:15 PM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded fund investors have piled into dividend-generating investments after a year of high market volatility and low fixed-income yields, but there are other options available. For instance, real estate investment trusts, or REITs, also offer decent income streams. RE...

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  • Vanguard Plans International REIT ETF

    10-17-2010 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Vanguard has plans in the works to launch an international REIT exchange traded fund (ETF) sometime in the next few weeks. Murray Coleman for Barrons reports that Vanguard runs its ETFs as separate share class of existing or, in this case, new mutual funds. [ETF Filings: Brazi...

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  • Global Real Estate ETFs: Conservative Interest Prevails

    09-24-2009 03:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    After an impressive collapse of the international housing market, risk-averse investors are now seeking to invest in safer overseas properties. Interest in conservative and long-term property investments may be just the thing to stabilize international real estate exchange traded...

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  • 2 Reasons to Consider Foreign REIT ETFs

    09-20-2009 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Most of the financial sector, which includes real estate investment trusts (REITs),has seen a nice uptrend over the past few months, but with the vast array of choices out there, you can't help but wonder whether: are all of them created equal? Gary Gordon of ETF Expert anal...

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  • U.K. ETFs Reeling from Zero Growth and Property Glut

    08-25-2008 01:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    British economic growth has come to an end after 15 years of continuous expansion, marking the end of an era and the beginning of troubles for exchange traded funds (ETFs). With a growth figure of 0.0 is below even the modest estimate of 0.2. With a falling housing market, low...

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  • Dreary Housing Market In Europe Reflects In ETFs

    08-04-2008 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    In Ireland, the investors have packed up and are nowhere to be seen, as the credit crunch has halted the housing market, leaving real estate exchange traded funds (ETFs) at a standstill. The Belfast region of Ireland is especially hurting from the recent credit crunch, and the...

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