take a look at symbol o--- this has performed somewhat better than o -- one of the biggest palyers in the space. Am a holder of kimco pfds--- series h ( callable in 2015) and series i (callable in 2017) both sporting yields above 6% and selling at big discounts to call. kim is well capitalized.
Am considering an initial buy of arcp--- barrons article sez it is umdervalued at least 10% to peers. If the merger does go thru--- holders of the shares should be happy..