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Why Were CSAL and CYS the Bottom REIT Performers in Mid-July?
Recently, on June 29, 2015, CSAL’s stock price fell by 7%. The move came with pretty good selling volume.
Sun Communities and WP Glimcher: Top REIT Performers in Mid-July
Some of the top performers of the iShares US Real Estate ETF (IYR) are Sun Communities (SUI) and WP Glimcher (WPG).
Real Estate Remains Weak but Rents Rise Faster than Inflation
The benchmark iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate ETF (IYR) comprises 114 stocks. We can divide the ETF by market capitalization.
Only 7 IYR Stocks Earned Positive Returns in Mid-July
Major stocks in the top five REIT subgroups that saw positive returns over the week ended July 17.
Why International Investors Are Investing in US Real Estate
The United States real estate industry was in the news recently, as it replaced China to become the world’s largest real estate market.
How Direct Real Estate Investments Compare to PE Investments
Various surveys in 2015 suggest that approximately 45% of PE funds active in real estate currently invest less than 5% of their total assets in the asset class.
Why Public PE Firms Are an Attractive Investment
In the world of asset allocation, there are three forms of publicly traded private equity business firms.
How Do the Top 5 BDCs Compare?
With a low cost operating structure and differentiated strategy within the lower middle market, Main Street is considered one of the strongest companies in the BDC sector.
Understanding Business Development Companies
BDCs are a form of publicly traded private equity fund that provide investors liquidity due to being listed on the public stock exchanges.
Demystifying Special-Purpose Acquisition Companies
A special-purpose acquisition company (or SPAC) is a corporation formed by private individuals to facilitate investment through an initial public offering (or IPO).
ETFs that Invest in Private Equity Funds
Investors can purchase shares of ETFs that track an index of publicly traded companies that invest in PE funds.
Direct Property Investment versus Private Equity Investment
In a private equity fund, you just have to put in the money, and the fund takes care of everything else.
All You Need to Know about Real Estate Private Equity
Real estate private equity funds have been attracting unprecedented amounts of capital, with assets under management reaching an all-time high of $724 billion.