7. Universal Health Realty ( UHT) is a REIT that specializes in health-care properties. During the past three years, it has grown sales 1.9% annually, on average. Third-quarter funds from operations decreased 9.6% to $7.5 million and funds per share fell 13% to 61 cents, all of which was distributed to shareholders. The REIT offers an annual yield of 6.6%. Universal Health has been expanding its float since the fourth quarter of 2009. It plans to issue $50 million, in total, of new equity. The REIT has a three-year distribution growth rate of 1.7% and a five-year distribution growth rate of 2.6%.

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