Get a 4.1% yield from RioCan REIT

Get a 4.1% yield from RioCan REIT

This REIT’s plan to narrow its focus to major urban areas and to diversify into residential properties helped it weather COVID-19 lockdowns. The trust’s recent distribution increase is another sign its strategy is working.

The stock trades at 14.6 times the company’s 2022 cash flow forecast.

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Hold this top REIT ETF

ISHARES S&P/TSX REIT INDEX ETF, $19.63, is a hold. The ETF (Toronto symbol XRE; buy or sell through brokers; ca.ishares.com) lets investors tap all 19 Canadian real estate investment trusts in the S&P/TSX REIT Index. Investors pay an MER of 0.61%, and the REIT fund gives you a 2.8%… Read More

These top REITs are poised for a rebound

RioCan and H&R continue to build new residential and industrial properties to cut their exposure to the retail industry. Their new properties—along with store reopenings as the pandemic eases—should help both REITs raise investor distributions in the next few years. All in all, each trust… Read More

RioCan bounces back

RIOCAN REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST, $22.48, is a buy. The REIT (Toronto symbol REI.UN; Units o/s: 317.7 million; Market cap: $7.1 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Average; Dividend yield: 4.3%; www.riocan.com) continues to rebound as its shopping malls re-open.
In the quarter ended June 30, 2021, revenue rose… Read More

Hold on to this REIT ETF

ISHARES S&P/TSX REIT INDEX ETF, $20.33, is a hold. The ETF (Toronto symbol XRE; buy or sell through brokers; ca.ishares.com) lets investors tap all 21 Canadian real estate investment trusts in the S&P/TSX REIT Index.
Investors pay an MER of 0.61%, and the REIT fund gives… Read More

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