REITs are generally regarded as contributing to global improvement. Throughout the recent COVID-19 pandemic, the real estate industry was severely affected. However, things are starting to look up. Investors would be wise to incorporate the best REIT stocks into their portfolios.
Real estate investment trusts may present a challenge to portfolio managers because of their diverse areas of focus. There is hardly any such thing as a perfect portfolio with the best REIT stocks. If you choose a number of stocks and diversify your portfolio, you can achieve this goal.
Income yield and inflation protection are two benefits of real estate investment trusts. Aside from dividend income, they also offer a steady passive income. This is why real estate investment trusts are so popular with investors.REIT stocks should be evaluated based on a few factors. It is generally more advantageous to invest in REIT ETFs than in individual real estate stocks. Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are known for their low costs and easy diversification. Many REITs also pay dividends.
You may have thought about investing in REITs in the past. What steps should you take? The following suggestions may help.
According to the above properties, these three REIT stocks represent the best investments today.
Empire State Realty Trust Inc. (ESRT) shares gained 4.16% to close Monday’s session at $9.27. The stock volume remained 8.33 million shares, which was higher than the average daily volume of 2.03 million shares within the past 50 days. ESRT shares have risen by 2.89% over the last 12 months, and they have moved up by 3.69% in the past week. Over the past three months, the stock has lost -10.61%, while over the past six months, it has shed -23.39%. Further, the company has a current market of $1.58 billion and its outstanding shares stood at 172.49 million.
VICI Properties Inc. (VICI) has advanced 0.07% at $29.97 in after-hours trading hours on the last check Monday. The stock of VICI lost -0.53% to complete the last trading session at $29.95. The price range of the company’s shares was between $29.73 and $30.34. It traded 6.61 million shares, which was above its daily average of 6.22 million shares over 100 days. VICI’s shares have gained by 2.29% in the last five days, while they have added 9.27% in the last month. The company has a current dividend yield of 4.81%. Further, it is currently trading at a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.19 and a price-to-book ratio of 1.38. Additionally, the price to cash flow ratio stood at 77.80.
Medalist Diversified REIT Inc. (MDRR) shares subtracted -11.67% to finish the last trading session at $1.06. The stock recorded a trading volume of 3.71 million shares, which is below the average daily trading volume published for the last 50 days of 1.61 million shares. The shares of Medalist Diversified REIT Inc. have advanced -1.85% in the last five days; however, they have gained 0.95% over the last month. The stock price has shed -7.83% over the last three months and has lost -52.04 percent so far this year.