Tue, Mar 3, 2015, 10:21 PM EST - U.S. Markets closed


% | $
Quotes you view appear here for quick access.

RAIT Financial Trust Message Board

  • boiled_n_oil boiled_n_oil Feb 24, 2013 3:53 PM Flag

    What are the chances of RAS being acquired in the near term [next couple years]?

    I have noticed a long list of competitors in the REIT "industry." I realize that demographics/geography plays a large part in REIT diversification, therefore a large group of players. RAS seems to have cleared a major hurdle [avoiding self-destruction] and are putting "their" money in long term growth investments. My spouse owns a tad more than a thousand shares [reinvested dividends of course]. I feel comfortable [now] that RAS has a bright[er] future.
    But, I can't help but think after looking into some of the other more capitalized REIT's that there isn't any interest in consolidation in the industry after such a downturn and with the phoenix rising, RAS would be in someone's crosshairs. Just a thought.

    Sentiment: Buy

    SortNewest  |  Oldest  |  Most Replied Expand all replies
7.28-0.04(-0.55%)Mar 3 4:04 PMEST

Trending Tickers

Trending Tickers features significant U.S. stocks showing the most dramatic increase in user interest in Yahoo Finance in the previous hour over historic norms. The list is limited to those equities which trade at least 100,000 shares on an average day and have a market cap of more than $300 million.