When a real estate investment trust (REIT) trades below book value, it’s in the bargain basement of stock market offerings. When that REIT offers a dividend, the investor receives payment just for holding the cheap security. It can be a sweet combination of factors — as long as other important metrics align favorably.
January 11, 9:45 AM
On CNBC’s "Mad Money Lightning Round," Jim Cramer said Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ: NVDA) is a "terrific company, but it sells at a very high price-to-earnings multi
January 3, 4:41 PM
Someone with a lot of money to spend has taken a bearish stance on Medical Properties Trust (NYSE:MPW). And retail traders should know. We noticed this today when the big position showed up on publicly available options history that we track here at Benzinga.
December 30, 3:27 PM
Real estate was one of the worst-performing sectors in 2022, as rising interest rates and low demand pummeled both residential and commercial real estate investment trusts (REITs). The Real Estate Select Sector SPDR ETF has declined by 27.8% year to date. In comparison, the benchmark S&P 500 index is down only 19.7% in 2022.
December 22, 12:54 PM
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are well-known for paying huge dividends. Although investors love when REITs increase their dividends, another significant event occurs when a REIT announces share buybacks.
November 30, 3:30 PM
Income-oriented investors are always on the lookout for real estate investment trusts (REITs) with high-yielding dividends. But share price performance is also important. Can you have strong dividends as well as price appreciation from the same stocks?
November 25, 4:17 PM
Shopping malls and retail strip centers have been declining for many years. How many empty spaces did you see in your local mall the last time you visited? Have you seen any new malls or strip centers being constructed recently? Main streets across America have also had vacant storefronts for a long period of time.
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November 22, 9:28 AM
On CNBC’s "Mad Money Lightning Round," Jim Cramer said Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE: VZ) is "fine. I am not going to pound the table."