CenturyLink Inc shares were up 8 percent, AT&T Inc was up 3 percent and Verizon Communication Inc rose 2 percent. "Given the IRS approval, we expect other companies may explore the possibility of spinning off their Wireline assets into a similar structure," Jefferies& Co analysts said.» Read More
CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at shares of Singapore Press Holdings for the daily 'stock in 60' segment ' after the firm priced its real estate investment trust IPO at the top end of its indicative range.
Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investor, discusses how Australian REITs may become the next hot topic as pain for the country's mining industry is expected to continue.
Just as the housing recovery was gaining steam, rising mortgage rates threw a wrench in it and turned down the heat. But it's not all bad news, not for rental apartments.
Marc Nemer, CEO of Cole Real Estate, discusses his company's listing on the NYSE. Cole is the second-largest public REIT.
Nick McGrath, CEO of AIMS AMP Capital Industrial REIT tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks his REIT has outperformed its peers.
If you're working with limited capital, chances are you'll have to choose between two very different stocks. How do you do it?
As U.S. Treasury yields soar to a 52-week high, real-estate investment trusts still stand to gain, Land and Buildings CEO Jonathan Litt says.
Mid-America Apartment Communities is buying Colonial Properties Trust in an all-stock deal, expanding its presence in the South and Southwest portion of the U.S.
Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-founder & Chairman, Executive Committee at Global Logistic Properties, says the rise in bond yields in Japan does not bother him, and has not impacted the appeal of J-REITs.
Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments, said Colombia "may be the best country to invest in" for a number of reasons, including its growing oil production.
A New York judge said Monday he expects a decision soon in the increasingly controversial fight over whether to allow Malkin Holdings to roll the Empire State Building into a REIT.
The chairman of the largest owner of industrial real estate in Japan says demand has been booming thanks to "Abenomics."
The company that manages the Empire State Building is seeking approval to create a real estate investment trust that would allow the skyscraper become a publicly owned company.
Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust rose as much as 10.2 percent in its debut, underscoring demand from yield-hungry investors after the Temasek-backed trust raised $1.3 billion in Singapore's biggest REIT offering.
Calls for ending the mortgage interest deduction are circling through Washington. Proponents of the deduction say they're prepared to fight to the bitter end.
Shares in Japan Prologis REIT, a real estate investment trust set up by the world's largest owner of industrial buildings, soared more than 20 percent in their Tokyo market debut on Thursday. The strong start for the $1 billion initial public offering (IPO) is a sign that Asia's IPO market is getting its buzz back, analysts say.
The spread between low interest rates and the money real estate generates is "truly astonishing," Starwood Capital CEO Barry Sternlicht told CNBC.
CBS' stock rocketed on Thursday, as investors applauded the media company's move to convert its outdoor advertising business to a real estate investment trust, while divesting itself of its international portfolio.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose for a second straight week following three weeks of declines, data from an industry group showed on Wednesday.
Wall Street is hitching its bullish hopes to an unlikely star, believing that real estate will lead the recovery.
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