This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

9 Highly Rated REITs With Big Dividends

4. Glimcher Realty Trust (GRT)

Company profile: Glimcher, with a market value of $2 billion, owns enclosed regional and super-regional malls.

Dividend Yield: 3.65%

Investor takeaway: Its shares are up 21% this year, including 14% in the past three months, and have a three-year, average annual return of 46%. Analysts give its shares one "strong buy" rating, two "moderate buys," and three "holds," according to a survey of analysts by TheStreet.

3. CBL & Associates Properties (CBL - Get Report)

Company profile: CBL, with a market value of $4 billion, is a fully integrated real estate investment trust owns regional malls and community shopping centers, primarily in the Southeast and Midwest.

Dividend Yield: 3.84%

Investor takeaway: Its shares are up 45% this year, including 23% in the past three months, and have a three-year, average annual return of 34%. Analysts give its shares three "buy" ratings, five "buy/holds," four "holds," one "weak hold," and one "sell," according to a survey of analysts by S&P.

S&P, which has it rated "strong buy," says: "We think CBL will benefit from its position as one of the largest shopping center owners/managers in the U.S., its focus on having the dominant shopping center in mid-sized markets, and its established relationships with numerous retailers, which should allow it to continue to generate moderate growth over the long term."

2. Weingarten Realty Investors (WRI)

Company profile: Weingarten Realty, with a market value of $3 billion, focuses primarily on the development, acquisition and ownership of neighborhood and community shopping centers. At the end of 2011, it had interests in 380 developed income-producing properties and 11 properties under various stages of construction and development.

Dividend Yield: 4.1%

Investor takeaway: Its shares are up 34% this year, including 12% in the past three months, and have a three-year, average annual return of 14%. Analysts give its shares four "buy" ratings, one "buy/hold," and seven "holds," according to a survey of analysts by S&P.

1. Simon Property Group (SPG - Get Report)

Company profile: Simon, with a market value of $47 billion, owns, develops and manages retail real estate, primarily regional malls, outlet centers and community/lifestyle centers, across the U.S.

Dividend Yield: 2.69%

Investor takeaway: Its shares are up 23% this year and have a three-year, average annual return of 32%. Analysts give its shares six "buy" ratings, six "buy/holds," four "holds," and two "weak holds," according to a survey of analysts by S&P.

S&P, which has it rated "buy," says its "position as one of the largest owners and managers of shopping centers in the U.S., and its established relationships with numerous retailers, will allow it to continue to generate solid long-term growth."

Disclosure: TheStreet's editorial policy prohibits staff editors and reporters from holding positions in any individual stocks.
2 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Submit an article to us!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG
CBL $18.13 0.00%
KIM $24.25 0.00%
MAC $82.50 0.00%
SPG $184.17 0.00%
TCO $73.39 0.00%

Markets

DOW 18,024.06 +183.54 1.03%
S&P 500 2,108.29 +22.78 1.09%
NASDAQ 5,005.3910 +63.9670 1.29%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs