REIT Investing 101: How a REIT Works

REIT Investing 101: How a REIT Works

Matthew DiLallo of The Motley Fool published a good introductory article about investing in REITs. In particular, he provides good coverage about how REITs finance growth and some key ratios to evaluate whether a REIT has “a strong enough credit profile to support both its dividend and its ability to continue expanding.”

https://www.fool.com/millionacres/real-estate-investing/reits/reit-investing-101/reit-investing-101-how-reit-works/

REITs Have Become The New Flight-To-Quality Asset Class

REITs Have Become The New Flight-To-Quality Asset Class

Brad Thomas contributing to Forbes about the “Flight-to-Quality” where investors sell what they perceive to be higher risk investments and purchase safer investments. In this case, he’s seeing REITs as the beneficiary.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/bradthomas/2019/09/23/reits-have-become-the-new-flight-to-quality-asset-class/#5a75e46b7507

Why REITs Outperform Stocks And 3 ‘Strong Buys’ Heading Into H2 2019

Why REITs Outperform Stocks And 3 ‘Strong Buys’ Heading Into H2 2019

Jussi Askola writes about why REITs outperform stocks over the long run, noting “Any asset class can outperform over a 1-year or even 5-year time period, but you don’t come ahead for decades and decades by pure luck.”

https://seekingalpha.com/article/4288779-why-reits-outperform-stocks-and-3-strong-buys-heading-h2-2019