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1. How are REITs and REOCs different?

2. What are REOCs?

3. What is an UPREIT?

4. What is REIT FFO?

5. Are there REITs around the world?

6. What is NAV REIT?

7. Which REIT stocks are doing best and worst in comparison to 52-Week high and low stock price?

8. List of REITs that pay monthly dividends?

9. What is a REIT stocks Beta? What does Beta mean?

10. What is a InvITs?

11. REIT Research and reports

12. List of REITs

13. What happened to REITs today?

14. What is Cash flow per share ?

15. Is a high or low Earnings per share (EPS) better?

16. What does a negative Earning Per Share (EPS) mean?

17. What does a high earnings per share (EPS) mean?

18. What does a negative Price-Earning (PE) ratio mean?

19. What does it mean to have a high P/E Ratio?

20. Is a higher or lower PE Ratio better?

21. What is Cap Rate?


22. What are Public Non-Traded REITs?

23. What is the formula for Weighted average cost of capital (WACC)?

24. Is Public Storage a REIT?

25. What are REIT Investing options?

26. What is a Accrual Ratio?

27. What are Robo Advisor for investment?

28. Which REITs have the most Total Assets?

29. What is the Shiller P/E Ratio?

30. Which are the most profitable REIT?

31. What is the Graham Number?

32. What is a REIT’s Forward Dividend Yield?

33. What is a REIT Insider Ownership?

34. What is a REIT’s Short Ratio?

35. How is a REIT’s Equity to Asset calculated?

36. What is a REIT’s PS Ratio?

37. How is a REIT’s Return on Asset (ROA) % calculated?

38. What is the Piotroski F-Score?

39. What is a REIT’s Revenue per Share?

40. What is a REIT’s Revenue per Share?

41. What is the Beneish M-Score?


42. What is a REIT’s Dividend Payout Ratio?

43. How is a REIT’s Quick Ratio calculated?

44. What is a REIT’s Goodwill?

45. What is a REIT’s Net Margin percentage?

46. What is a REIT’s FFO per Share?

47. How to find out the Institutional ownership of a REIT?

48. What is the Altman Z-Score?

49. What is a REIT’s Earnings-Per-Share (EPS)?

50. What are the cheapest REITs to buy?

51. How are REITs traded?

52. What is a REIT ETF index?

53. What is a long term capital gain on REITs?

54. Are REIT dividends and distributions the same thing?

55. What is a REIT's cash available for distribution (CAD)?

56. What is the average REIT dividend yield by sector?

57. What are the REIT performance by sector?

58. Best Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) for income?

59. Are dividends paid by REITs taxed?

60. When can you sell a stock and still get the dividend payment?

61. How many times are dividends paid per year by REITs?


62. What is the REIT dividend and dividend yield calculation?

63. Do REITs pay monthly, quarterly, or annually dividends?

64. What is the Market Cap of US Publicly trade REITs?

65. What is a REIT’s Cash Flow Statement?

66. What is a REIT’s Income Statement?

67. What is a REIT’s Balance Sheet?

68. What is a REIT’s Price to Book ratio?

69. What is a REIT’s Operating cash flow per share ratio?

70. What is a REIT’s Book value per share ratio?

71. What is a REIT’s Free Cash Flow per Share (FCFPS) ratio?

72. What is a REIT’s Return on investments (ROI) ratio?

73. What is a REIT’s Return on assets (ROA) ratio?

74. What is a REIT’s Return on tangible equity (ROTE) ratio?

75. What is a REIT’s Return on Equity (ROE) ratio?

76. What is a REIT’s Days sales in receivables ratio?

77. What is a REIT’s Receivable turnover ratio?

78. What is a REIT’s Inventory turnover Ratio?

79. What is a REIT’s Asset turnover Ratio?

80. What is a REIT’s Free cash flow ratio?

81. What is a REIT’s Profit margin?


82. What is a REIT’s Pre-tax profit margin ratio?

83. What is a REIT’s Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) margin ratio?

84. What is a REIT’s Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) margin ratio?

85. What is a REIT’s Operating profit margin?

86. What is a REIT’s Gross margin Ratio?

87. What is a REIT’s Debt-to-Equity (D/E) Ratio?

88. What is a REIT’s Long-Term Debt to Capitalization Ratio?

89. What is a REIT’s Loan Loss Reserves Ratio?

90. What is a REIT’s Non-performing Assets (NPA) Ratio?

91. What is a REIT’s Current Ratio?

92. What is REIT’s book value per share?

93. Which are good books on REITs and Real Estate Investing?

94. How do REITs work?

95. How to start a REIT?

96. What is the relationship between REITs and interest rate?

97. What is a REIT’s NAV?

98. What are the top REIT ETFs?

99. What is a REIT FFO?

100. What is a REIT Payout Ratio?

101. What is a REIT AFFO?


102. How do investors make money with REITs?

103. What does REIT stand for and what does it mean?

104. Which are the best REITs?

105. Where to buy REITs?

106. What are the type of REIT?

107. Do REIT sell shares of their company?

108. Do REITs have to pay dividends?

109. How is a REIT taxed?

110. How to invest in Real Estate?

111. Is a REIT a mutual fund?

112. How to Invest in REITs?

113. What is a REIT?

114. How do REIT make money?

115. What is the difference between an internally and externally managed REIT?

116. What is the Market Cap of Largest REITs?

117. What are the REIT sectors?

118. What are PNLR REITs?

119. What are mREITs?

120. How many countries have REITs?

121. Why were REITs first created?


122. What does REIT stand for?

123. How big is the US REIT market in dollar amount?

124. When did other countries adopt REITs?

125. When did REITs officially start?

126. How is the dividend Payout ratio of a REIT calculated?

127. What are the oldest public REITs on the market?

128. How many private and public REITs are there in the United States?

129. What trend do you expect in the Hospitality / senior housing REIT segment in the next 10 years? I have heard different reports that the senior citizen population is growing and in demand for more senior housing. I´ve also heard demand will fall whil

130. What are the best REIT stock ratings and recommendations independent reports in the market? Which one do you consider the most reliable and why?

131. Are mortgage reits that offer non-recourse loans more risky investments than the ones that offer recourse loans?

132. In your opinion, once credit rates increase, which REIT type or sector will first be affected or impacted the most? Mortgage REITs or Equity REITs such as residential, office, industrial, Hotels and more?

133. Are REITs non-qualified (unqualified) dividends; and if so, is this the case for all REITs? Does this mean I will pay a higher tax rate on the income of my dividends?

134. What are the best trading platforms to buy/sell REIT stocks?

135. What exactly is the Ex-Dividend date of a REIT? How do the cut of dates work?

136. What is a reasonable amount of leverage REITs should seek in acquiring new properties before it becomes an investment risk?

137. How long before a REIT stock pays dividend do I need to purchase the stock in order to receive the dividend?

138. Are REITs that develop their own properties more profitable or pay a better dividend than the ones that acquire completed buildings?

139. What are your thoughts about investing in REIT penny stocks?

140. What is the Market capitalization values for a REIT to be considered a: Large-cap, Mid-cap, Small-cap, or Micro-cap stocks?

141. Can a REIT be both a mortgage REIT and an Equity REIT? Or can it only be one or the other?


142. What are your thoughts on Debt-to-equity ratio of a REIT? What is a good D/E ratio, and when do you consider that ratio to start becoming risky for a REIT?

143. Do you expect to see better returns in Small-Cap or Large-Cap REITs?

144. I want to invest in REITs, but I´m concerned if now is the right time in the real market life cycle since it seems that many markets and cities in the USA are overpriced right now. I wonder if this will make it difficult for REITs to acquire new pro

145. What does a REIT mean when they say they are a Core real estate Investment company?

146. Can someone recommend good ways to analyze investing in REITs? How do you determine what is the right REIT to invest at a certain period in time?

147. What are the risks associated with me investing in REITs?

148. Are REITs regulated by any kind of organization?

149. What is difference between investing in Equity REIT and Mortgage REITs?

150. Which REITs pay the highest dividends?

151. Considering the S&P/Case–Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index when investing in Housing REITs

152. Do all REITs pay dividends in the same period/term of the month, quarter or year?

153. Is it true that if the banking interest rate increases within the next year it will affect the returns I get from my REIT investments?

154. Is it true that if the banking interest rate increases within the next year it will affect the returns I get from my REIT investments?

155. Is it risky to invest in REITs that own shopping centers and retail properties?

156. I'm looking for the cheapest REITs to buy so that I can start investing some money in real estate, any suggestions?

157. Who manages a REIT? Are they public companies?

158. Do all REITs pay dividends every year? Do some REITs pay investors more often than others?

159. What are your favorite books on Real Estate Investing and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)? Please recommends books focused only for long term investor, not home flipping books, etc.

160. What is CapRate and do REIT companies use it?

161. What is your favorite source of information on REITs? Where do you make your research?


162. Anyone recommend a good Reit in the Timberland sector?

163. How do I invest in a private REIT? I´m told returns can be better in non-listed REITs, but I´m not sure if that is true or how to invest in them.

164. What is a mortgage REIT? Is it more risky than normal REITs?

165. What are the best REITs to invest in?

166. What are some favorite Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT) in the Hospitality industry that you like the most? Please share.

167. Should I buy my own investment real estate property or invest in REITs? Which will give me better returns?

168. As Hurricanes (e.g., Harvey, Irma, and others) hit Florida and Texas should I be concerned with REITs in that region?

169. Where can I find past dividend payment data by REIT name or symbol?

170. How is Dividend Yield calculated?