Buy the best TSX REITs

ISHARES S&P/TSX REIT INDEX ETF $19.77 (Toronto symbol XRE; buy or sell through brokers; ca.ishares.com) holds all 19 Canadian real estate investment trusts in the S&P/TSX REIT Index. The fund has an MER of 0.61%, and it currently yields a high 4.1%.
The ETF’s top holdings are Canadian Apart. REIT… Read More

RioCan buys more of a good thing

RIOCAN REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST $26 (Toronto symbol REI.UN; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Units outstanding: 304.2 million; Market cap: $7.9 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 6.5; Dividend yield: 5.5%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.riocan.com) continues to focus on six major urban markets: Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa,… Read More

RioCan grows in key areas

RIOCAN REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST $26.02 (Toronto symbol REI.UN; Units outstanding: 303.8 million; Market cap: $7.9 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Average; Dividend yield: 5.5%; www.riocan.com) owns all or part of 230 shopping centres and other properties across Canada. They include 14 projects now under development.
In response to… Read More