The iShares Dow Jones US Real Estate (ETF) (NYSE: IYR) and other exchange-traded funds holding real estate investment trusts (REITs) deserve some credit. Often viewed as highly sensitive to rising interest rate, some REITs have …
The research firm has a Market-Weight rating on VNQ. IYR, the iShares REIT ETF, allocates nearly 10 percent of its weight to healthcare REITs and almost 27 percent to specialized REITs. Healthcare REITs have recently been …
The stock market crept forward on Tuesday to remain near all-time highs as investors absorbed the latest report on consumer confidence. According to Conference Board economist Lynn Franco, U.S. consumers were slightly less …
In a year of stock-market streaks, another notable stretch is well underway. It may not be getting the ink that Super Tuesdays and no-three-Dow-down-days did, but this one could be more useful in plotting your investment strategy in …
Before we look at some of the 2009 bull market uptrend channels there are a couple of more big consolidation patterns I would like to show you on some of the stock market indexes. The $DAX, German stock market, broke out of its 13 …
Choosing a mortgage has been a simple matter during recent years of record low rates: lock in the best deal you can find with a 30-year, fixed-rate loan. After all, with these great fixed deals offered everywhere, why risk a future rate increase …
The new Bayern signing has no doubt he has what it takes to make an impact at the Bundesliga giants and does not feel any pressure Sebastian Rudy is confident he will succeed at Bayern Munich despite the stiff competition for places. …
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With the stock closing at $26.85 today -- up 72.7% -- it's too late for investors to profit from buying Ignyta, but the purchase builds on an impressive position that Roche has in oncology, and the $1.7 billion that it paid for Ignyta may end up …
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