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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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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Friday, shares of Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust were yielding above the 7% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $0.88), with the stock changing hands as low as $12.47 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for investors to consider, because historically speaking dividends have provided a considerable share of the stock market's total return.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/26/17, Armada Hoffler Properties Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.19, payable on 10/5/17. As a percentage of AHH's recent stock price of $13.61, this dividend works out to approximately 1.40%, so look for shares of Armada Hoffler Properties Inc to trade 1.40% lower — all else being equal — when AHH shares open for trading on 9/26/17.
Condor Hospitality Trust Inc has been named as a Top 10 Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), according to Dividend Channel, which published its most recent ''DividendRank'' report. The report noted that among REITs, CDOR shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics.
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. UMH Properties Inc presently has an above average rank, in the top 50% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.
In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.
Investors in Terreno Realty Corp saw new options become available this week, for the November 17th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the TRNO options chain for the new November 17th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/22/17, BRT Apartments Corp will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.18, payable on 10/4/17. As a percentage of BRT's recent stock price of $10.65, this dividend works out to approximately 1.69%, so look for shares of BRT Apartments Corp to trade 1.69% lower — all else being equal — when BRT shares open for trading on 9/22/17.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/22/17, New York Mortgage Trust Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 10/25/17. As a percentage of NYMT's recent stock price of $6.39, this dividend works out to approximately 3.13%, so look for shares of New York Mortgage Trust Inc to trade 3.13% lower — all else being equal — when NYMT shares open for trading on 9/22/17.
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/22/17, One Liberty Properties, Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.43, payable on 10/4/17.
Investors in AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. saw new options begin trading this week, for the November 17th expiration.