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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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  • Most Searched ETFs: More Summertime Blues

    08-02-2014 08:00 AM by Todd Shriber

    It was a bad end to July for U.S. stocks and that carried over into Friday, the first trading day of August. After dropping 2.2% in July, the S&P 500 lost almost a third of a percent on Friday. Of course there is plenty of debate regarding whether the recent declines mean ...

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  • Remember This REIT ETF

    07-31-2014 11:08 AM by Todd Shriber

    The Federal Reserve keeps insisting it is not in a hurry to boost interest rates. The exact timetable for higher rates in the U.S. remains to be seen, but 10-year Treasury yields have tumbled 14.4% this year. Predictably, that has been goods for scores of exchange traded funds...

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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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  • 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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  • Signs of Strength in Commercial REIT ETFs

    11-05-2010 02:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    While the housing market struggles, there are signs that the pain felt in the commercial real estate sector might be leveling off, meaning the good times could continue in REIT exchange traded funds (ETFs). Kathleen M. Howley for Bloomberg reports that analysts are calling a b...

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  • 6 Small ETFs with Big Returns

    09-15-2010 01:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded fund (ETF) investors may tick off a list of well-known and heavily traded big-name ETFs, but there are plenty of smaller ETFs that have been doing quite well, too. Here are a few small ETFs with $50 million or less in assets that have performed well over the last ...

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  • Claymore Plans 10 More Broad Equity-Based ETFs

    03-25-2010 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Following the successful launch of three exchange traded funds (ETFs) earlier this month, Claymore Securities, more widely known for its niche investment platforms, plans to launch 10 more broadly focused ETFs. After being acquired by Guggenheim Partners in October, Claymore i...

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  • Claymore Launches Three Wilshire-Tracking ETFs

    03-09-2010 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    One year after the market hit its lows, Claymore Securities, often best known as a provider of themed exchange traded funds (ETFs), is taking a different approach with three new offerings that track broad U.S. equities. Claymore's three new funds are: Wilshire 5000 Total M...

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