From JC Penney (JCP) and The Gap (GPS) to Williams Sonoma (WSM) and Abercrombie (ANF), America's malls are magnets for shoppers of all shapes and sizes. With so much to offer, you’d expect to find a trade - but wait until you read where our guys say it is.
The best trade can't be found next to Mrs. Fields. The fast money is being made by owning the mall itself.
Shares of retail real estate investment trusts -- or REIT's as they're known on The Street -- have jumped 30% a year in the past 5 years according to Bloomberg, (The S&P 500's annual rate of return was 6%.)
Steve Sterret The Chief Financial Office of Simon Property Group (SPG), the largest retail REIT in the country joins the guys for this conversation.
Dylan Ratigan asks him about the state of the American consumer.