2MC publishes news and articles designed to keep investors apprised of happenings in the REIT Sector. From time to time, we may share articles or review books we think may be of interest.
NEWS AND UPDATES
With October’s -2.69% average total return, the REIT sector has now seen monthly losses in 7 of the first 10 months of 2020. Year-to-date REITs have now lost an average of -26.50%.read more
With September’s -4.82% average total return, the REIT sector has now seen monthly losses in 6 of the first 9 months of 2020. Year-to-date REITs have now lost an average of -24.93%. The REIT sector outperformed the NASDAQ (-8.71%) but underperformed the S&P 500 (-3.92%) and Dow Jones Industrial Average (-2.28%) in September.read more
Back in March, in a herculean effort to create liquidity, the Federal Reserve pledged a multi-trillion dollar expansion of its balance sheet through the purchase of a broad swath of securities. In September Chair Jay Powell declared that interest rates would stay at or near zero through 2023.read more
After suffering losses in five of the first seven months of the year, the REIT sector bounced back in August, averaging a +3.16% total return.read more
Yesterday Nareit republished an article that first appeared on 7/31/2020. The report is a survey of top real estate analysts designed to gather their observations and insights relative to the pandemic’s macroeconomic and operational effects on various subsectors of...read more