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Every day TheStreet Ratings produces a list of the top rated stocks. These 10 real estate investment trusts are rated highest by our value-focused methodology.

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The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Capitala Finance Corporation presently has a stellar rank, in the top 10% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.
Seeking robust income in a world of low interest rates? Look no further than these two terrific REITs.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/26/16, Armada Hoffler Properties Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.18, payable on 10/6/16. As a percentage of AHH's recent stock price of $13.50, this dividend works out to approximately 1.33%, so look for shares of Armada Hoffler Properties Inc to trade 1.33% lower — all else being equal — when AHH shares open for trading on 9/26/16.
The REIT could find out very quickly that being shackled to a troubled Sears is not without serious downside.
Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Altisource Portfolio Solutions SA , where a total volume of 1,497 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 149,700 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 46.3% of ASPS's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 323,115 shares.
Looking for robust income in a low-yield world? Check out this high-dividend energy REIT.
The only thing better than passive income is growing passive income. These dividend growth stocks are delivering double-digit income growth year in and year out.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/23/16, One Liberty Properties, Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.41, payable on 10/6/16.
It's best to start with a range of investments and then narrow the list to the ones that perform best.
Equinix, an obscure tech investment structured as a REIT, offers a rare combination of capital appreciation and high income, with value to boot.