The State of REITs: May 2022 Edition

March’s REIT recovery was short lived as the REIT sector plunged -5.85% in April. Large cap (-3.30%) and mid cap (-5.39%) REITs outperformed, whereas small caps (-7.37%) and micro caps (-9.20%) suffered deeper April losses. Only 19.88% of REIT securities had a...

The State of REITs: April 2022 Edition

After back-to-back negative return months at the start of the year, REITs began the recovery process in March with a +4.93% total return. Large cap (+6.83%), small cap (+5.48%) and mid cap REITs (+5.31%) outperformed, whereas micro caps (-4.30%) fell sharply. 71% of...

The State of REITs: March 2022 Edition

The REIT sector failed to bounce back after a brutal January, as REITs only managed a -0.27% average total return in February. Micro cap (+3.87%), mid cap (+0.37%) and small cap REITs (+0.13%) outperformed, whereas large caps (-3.41%) continued to suffer heavy losses....

The State of REITs: February 2022 Edition

January was a brutal month for nearly all asset classes including the REIT sector, which endured a -5.66% total return in January. Micro cap (-1.65%) and small cap REITs (-5.47%) outperformed as mid caps (-5.87%) and large caps (-7.2%) suffered heavier losses. Only...

The State of REITs: January 2022 Edition

2021 was a very strong year for REITs, which had positive total returns in 10 out of the 12 months, including December’s +8.73% average return. Large cap (+49.35%) and small cap REITs (+47.34%) surged in 2021, while micro caps (+22.36%) significantly underperformed....

The State of REITs: December 2021 Edition

REITs have only had negative total returns in 2 of the first 11 months of 2021, including November’s -3.90% average return. Large cap (-1.41%) and Mid cap REITs (-3.61%) outperformed with only modest share price declines, while microcaps (-7.49%) suffered heavier...