For your own financial sake, you need to prove it’s as strong as a rock. And when it comes to REITs in particular, here’s how to do it…
If you ever want to know why my writing style and investment advice is conservative, just take a look at my previous life as a developer. It just took a few painful losses for me to begin to realize that the most important way to achieve success is to always remember to focus on safety.
When I created the DAVOS REITs index, it was in direct response to another acronym collection of technology-heavy stocks: FAANG, popularized by financial television pundit Jim Cramer, consisting of Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google.
Readers already familiar with Real Estate Investment Trusts know that REITs are simple to own, simple to understand, and produce a premier benefit: income… steady, even above-market, and with growing dividends.
As I scan through over 200 publicly-traded REITs… I have identified, and offer my recommendations on over 100 of them every month in my subscriber-based Forbes newsletter. But fewer than 30, do I call SWANs.
Everyone wants to know where to drive their returns in 2019, and as senior analyst and editor of the Forbes Real Estate Investor, my goal is to help you navigate through the volatility, so you can sleep well at night.
But since the stock market is open today, I thought I would provide readers with some deeply discounted REITs, but as always, I encourage you to stay away from the so-called “sucker yields”.