|Bid||43.76 x 400|
|Ask||43.77 x 100|
|Day's Range||43.43 - 43.85|
|52 Week Range||42.08 - 48.54|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.48%|
According to the latest report from NAR, existing home sales rose 5.6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.81 million homes in November.
For November, the NAHB Housing Market Index was reported as 74—an increase of five from October and an 18-year high.
In November 2017, housing units (XHB) authorized by building permits were at a seasonally adjusted rate of 1.298 million—a decrease of 1.4% from October.
According to the latest report from NAR, existing home sales have risen 2% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.48 million in October.
In October 2017, building permits were at a seasonally adjusted rate of 1.297 million—an increase of 5.9% from the reading of 1.225 million in September.
The key, of course, is to not just eyeball the dividend yields, but to also understand where the cash for the dividends is coming from and how it will keep coming long after your family’s Thanksgiving meal’s leftovers are finished and even to Thanksgiving holidays years from now. As with the Alerian, the ETF has many advantages as the underlying companies pass through the majority of their profits without having to pay corporate taxes – which provides more cash for higher distributions than ordinary corporations.
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) tend to have low fee structures. And when investors try to combine ETFs with their high yield needs, they usually get what they pay for.
In September 2017, building permits were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.215 million—a fall from August's 1.272 million and 4.3% below September 2016.
Unilever has agreed a $900 million deal with South African investor Remgro , buying Remgro's 26 percent stake in its South African subsidiary in exchange for its southern African spreads business and a cash payment. The deal is the first step in Unilever's broader exit from its shrinking spreads business, a move it promised earlier this year following an unsolicited $143 billion takeover offer from Kraft-Heinz. The Anglo-Dutch consumer goods maker, owner of Dove soap and Ben & Jerry's ice cream, said it would buy Remgro's 25.75 percent shareholding in Unilever South Africa in exchange for the spreads business in South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland plus 4.9 billion rand ($371 million) in cash.
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) and the related exchange traded funds are favored destinations for yield-starved investors and it is easy to see why. For instance, the Vanguard REIT ETF (NYSEARCA: ...
In the last few months, the performance of the US economy has been impressive. The unemployment rate fell to 4.3% in August.
Aequitas NEO Exchange Inc. is pleased to announce that Redwood Asset Management Inc. , a wholly owned subsidiary of Purpose Investments Inc., received final approval from NEO and Canadian securities regulators to launch the Redwood Emerging Markets Dividend exchange traded fund .
If you hold any of these five risky REITs, you should sell them immediately. And put that money into two recession-proof bargains (paying up to 8%) that we’ll discuss shortly. REITs aren’t always as safe as their dividends appear on paper. Consider ...
Analysts expect the mortgage real estate investment trust to deliver earnings per share of 30 cents, one cent higher than a year earlier. In the last seven days, one out of the five analysts covering NLY stock upped their estimate for the quarter, so things are looking up for Annaly heading into earnings. On July 18, its shares dropped 4% on the news it was planning to sell 60 million common shares and possibly another nine million shares for the underwriters over-allotment, representing a 6.8% increase in the number of shares outstanding.
Investors could make a near-term play on rate sensitive sectors in the basket form, as these will continue to trade smoothly if interest rates remain steady.
The stock market is near highs, but it's not too late to get exposure to big names like Amazon, Apple and Celgene via major index ETFs.
A pair of mortgage ETFs holding big gainer Annaly Capital Management remain in buy range after recently hitting their highest levels in more than two years.
The central bank is highly anticipated to raise interest rates for the second time this year but chances of further rate hikes this year are dim.