REITs Gain Ground in September

REITs gained ground in September and outpaced the broader market, as fundamentals in the sector continued to hold firm, market watchers said.

The total returns of the FTSE/NAREIT All REIT Index rose 1.9 percent in September, while the S&P 500 Index lost 2.5 percent. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note was 0.1 percent lower for the month. Through the end of September, REIT total returns were down 4.5 percent, while the S&P 500 Index was down 5.3 percent.


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