These REITs weather the COVID-19 storm

Despite COVID-19’s impact on REITs, we continue to like the outlook for these two trusts. Their high-quality properties should continue to attract tenants without having to offer them deep discounts on rent. That should let them maintain their attractive distributions for investors.
CHOICE PROPERTIES REIT, $12.50,… Read More

Loblaw and Weston set to thrive after COVID

Loblaw is in a strong position to thrive in a post-COVID-19 environment. Many of its customers who opted for home delivery (or in-store pickup) during the lockdowns will likely stick with that value-added service. The company’s improvements to its loyalty programs should also drive additional… Read More

A good pick for post-pandemic gains

Loblaw’s sales surged during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic as stay-at-home orders prompted consumers to stock their pantries. Now that lockdowns have eased, sales are returning to more normal levels.
We feel Loblaw is in a strong position to thrive in a post-COVID-19 environment… Read More

Get 5.9% yield from Choice Properties REIT

Get 5.9% yield from Choice Properties REIT

The market plunge in the wake of COVID-19 hurt many stock and REIT prices, but this particular REIT is increasingly focused on high-value core markets.  

That reduces risk, spurs increased gains and distributions, and strengthens its appeal for income seekers. 

CHOICE PROPERTIES REIT, (Toronto symbol CHP.UN;… Read More