US REITs Top Performers (Pre-Open on September 2)


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September 2, 2014 – Following are the top-performing NASDAQ US REITs as of Tuesday, September 2, 2014. REITs are Real Estate Investment Trusts, and can comprise of office buildings, shopping malls, apartments, hotels, resorts, mortgages or loans.

Yesterday’s Top 5 Performers: CyrusOne Inc (CONE): +2.00%, Gramercy Property Trust Inc (GPT): +1.48%, Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP): +1.42%, FelCor Lodging Trust Inc (FCH): +1.37%, Duke Realty Corp (DRE): +1.36%

Last Week’s Top 5 Performers: Aviv REIT Inc (AVIV): +3.28%, Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp (SBY): +2.65%, HCP Inc (HCP): +2.56%, AG Mortgage Investment Trust I (MITT): +2.20%, Health Care REIT Inc (HCN): +2.19%

August’s Top 5 Performers: Western Asset Mortgage Capital (WMC): +11.76%, QTS Realty Trust Inc (QTS): +10.64%, Corrections Corp of America (CXW): +10.61%, Alexander's Inc (ALX): +9.23%, Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT): +9.21%

This Year's Top 5 Performers: Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc (AHT): +39.98%, AmREIT Inc (AMRE): +38.69%, Winthrop Realty Trust (FUR): +38.10%, Essex Property Trust Inc (ESS): +34.80%, Digital Realty Trust Inc (DLR): +32.84%

The NASDAQ US REIT Index's Performance:

  • Yesterday: 0.47%
  • Last Week: 0.50%
  • In August: 3.21%
  • This Year: 20.55%

To learn more about NASDAQ US REITs, visit There, you can see an intraday chart tracking its progress and see its performance history over time. You can also see how securities are weighted in the index and get an industry breakdown.

The data is compiled by David Krein, Head of Research for Global Indexes at NASDAQ OMX.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: Personal Finance , Real Estate , Business , US Markets

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