Accumulated Some More REIT Equities Today (REZ)

There’s not much left in the market today that’s on sale. So, I went back to the old trusty iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF (REZ : $REZ) It’s currently sporting a 3.59% yield, but it is only 6.16% off it’s all-time-high. Folks, you gotta buy this stuff when it’s on sale.  I wrote about REZ in January 2017 right here: Discovering Value in the Top 3 REIT ETF Very little has changed in the REIT sector since January, so please take a look.

Avoid The Mall With This REIT ETF – iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF (NYSEARCA:REZ) | Seeking Alpha

The Deep Value ETF Accumulator invests in The iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF REZ. $REZ This ETF is the featured ETF of this article. This article supports just one of many reasons I choose to own this ETF in our Retirement accounts.

I examine the iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF, which excludes retail REITs.The iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF only includes residential, health-care and self-storage REITs.The i

Source: Avoid The Mall With This REIT ETF – iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF (NYSEARCA:REZ) | Seeking Alpha

The Best REIT ETFs For Your IRA (Seeking Alpha article)

The Deep Value ETF Accumulator invests in REZ

The full article can be read at Seeking Alpha right here: http://seekingalpha.com/article/3975128-best-reit-etfs-ira

Here’s the punchline of this article that was published on May 15, 2016:

The Winners

Here we have what we consider the best REIT ETFs for your IRA:

Conclusion

REITs are providing some of the market’s best yield, and should have a place in your IRA. ETFs can help diversify away the risk of individual stocks, and a REIT ETF in an IRA is an especially good idea in this low interest rate environment. We think the best three REIT ETFs for your IRA are the Vanguard REIT ETF, iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF, and PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF.

 

Discovering Value in the Top 3 REIT ETF’s

Do you own an IRA, 401k or other tax sheltered Retirement Savings Account? If so, you would be wise to consider adding a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) ETF to your portfolio. The two main reasons I recommend REIT ETF’s are 1.) they have a relatively low correlation to the US Stock Market (0.57 over the last 22 years) and 2.)  they have outperformed the S&P 500 during that same time by 68 basis points (CAGR Compounded Annual Growth Rate). Continue reading “Discovering Value in the Top 3 REIT ETF’s”