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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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  • Global REIT ETF Ready to Roll Higher

    02-11-2014 10:00 AM by Todd Shriber

    On the back of declining Treasury yields, exchange traded funds holding real estate investment trusts (REITs) have rebounded this year. After lagging the broader market in a big way last year, the Vanguard REIT ETF (NYSEArca: VNQ), iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF (NYSEArca: IYR) ...

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  • State Street Rolls Out First Active ETFs

    04-27-2012 07:32 AM by Tom Lydon

    The actively managed exchange traded fund space, once pushed to the side, is now attracting a greater following, especially in the wake of highly successful PIMCO Total Return ETF (NYSEArca: BOND) launch. Now, State Street Global Advisors is testing the waters with its first acti...

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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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  • U.S. News Names 'Best Fit' ETF Rankings

    12-04-2011 07:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    The exchange traded fund industry has over 1,300 products with over $1 trillion in assets. It is no wonder that the average long-term investor may have a hard time picking out which ETFs would suit his or her investment portfolio, but more services are popping up to make the task...

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  • The Global REIT Comeback

    03-03-2011 01:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Reports of the death of the real estate market have been greatly exaggerated. At least, that's the belief of asset manager Cohen & Steers, which feels there's a strong case to be made for the global commercial real estate market and the time to strike may be now. "Real est...

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  • Homebuilder ETFs: Bottom In Sight?

    12-23-2010 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Homebuilder exchange traded funds (ETFs) are looking far better than they did just a few months ago, but you can't exactly say the same for the U.S. housing market. Sure, there has been a lot of improvement in the market this year. U.S. housing starts rose to a better-than-...

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