TITLE

Game's over. QE3 (or is it QE4? or QE5?) killed the mortgage REITs

PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
In Search of the Perfect Investment;10/16/2012, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's views on the tightening of mortgage spread for real estate investment trusts (REITs). He thinks that the REITs market is obsessive due to the lure of high dividend yields. The author believes that some brokers reporting lower earnings for residential mortgage-backed securities (MBS) REITs is expected in the third quarter (Q3) 2012 due to low spreads on new investments and slightly higher prepayments.
ACCESSION #
82809597

 

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