REIT ETF Overview

REIT ETFs hold exclusively real estate investments trusts (REITs). These trusts own or finance income-producing real estate. They provide investors with regular distributions, diversifications, high liquidity and the potential of real estate capital appreciation.

REIT ETFs are part of the following ETF.com market segments:

With 18 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, REIT ETFs gather total assets under management of $16.31B. The average expense ratio is 0.47%. REIT ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income

The largest REIT ETF is the Schwab U.S. REIT ETF SCHH with $5.82B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing REIT ETF was the LRET at 17.52%. The most-recent ETF launched in the REIT space was the JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF BBRE in 06/15/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN 6.18%
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN 6.18%
RORE Hartford Multifactor REIT ETF 4.16%
RORE Hartford Multifactor REIT ETF 4.16%
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF 3.91%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -5.04%
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -5.04%
MRRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN Series B -4.91%
MRRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN Series B -4.91%
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF -2.03%

TOP CREATIONS

SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 96.11
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 96.11
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 78.43
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 78.43
REET iShares Global REIT ETF 47.71

TOP REDEMPTIONS

ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -5.65
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -5.65
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN -2.53
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN -2.53
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 0

AUM WINNERS

BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 15.32%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 15.32%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 10.49%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 10.49%
NURE Nuveen Short-Term REIT ETF 8.90%

AUM LOSERS

MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -5.00%
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -5.00%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -2.56%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -2.56%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF -1.14%

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