US Real Estate Investment Trusts Led Markets For Second Week

Real estate shares are on a roll. For a second week, real estate investment trusts (REITs) posted the strongest weekly gain for the major asset classes, based on performances...

Tech And Real Estate Continue Lead US Equity Sectors This Year

The stock market has taken investors on a white-knuckle ride in 2019, but despite the surge in volatility lately all the major equity sectors continue to post year-to-date gains,...

Hung Sheng Construction – World Class Benchmarking

  Company: Hung Sheng Construction Ltd Bloomberg ticker: 2534 TT Market cap: US$710m Background: Taiwanese company that does real estate, design, and construction of interior decoration. It focuses on residential projects in Taipei.   ...

US REITs Continued To Rebound Last Week As Stocks Tumbled

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) led the major asset classes last week as investors dumped stocks, based on a set of exchange-traded funds. Equities in emerging markets took the...

3 Conservative Monthly Dividend Investments

In July, the major stock market indexes hit new record high values. In the few weeks since all three indexes hit those highs, the stock market has had trouble...

Will Weak Housing And Manufacturing Sectors Lead To Recession?

This year’s slowdown in US economic growth has been accompanied by stronger headwinds in manufacturing and housing. History suggests these are clear signs that recession risk is elevated and...

London House Prices Edge Closer To A Tumble

After the excitement of Wimbledon tennis and a cricket World Cup final, Londoners were back to their favourite conversation topic last week – house prices. But now the news...

Corporate Debt Is More Concerning Than Household Debt in the US

    US household debt is back just above the levels seen at the start of the new millennium; big deleveraging since the Global Financial Crisis Corporates, though, are back...

Three REITs Expected to Raise Dividends in August

July marks the start of the 2019 third quarter, and in a few weeks, earnings season starts, with a flood of quarterly earnings reports. With income stocks, quarterly earnings...

US, Foreign Real Estate Shares Topped Market Returns Last Week

Property shares in the US and offshore markets posted the biggest gains for the major asset classes in the first week of trading for the third quarter, based on...

Understand the Good vs. Bad Mortgage REITs

Over the past weekend I was an invited speaker at the Seattle MoneyShow. One of my presentations was a Master Class titled, “Not All Dividend Investments are Created Equal!”...

US REITs Led Gains For Major Asset Classes Last Week

Securitized real estate shares in the US led a partial rally in global markets last week. Real estate investment trusts (REITs) posted a fractionally higher return over the second-best...