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 19 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, REIT ETFs gather total assets under management of $12.29B. The average expense ratio is 0.46%. 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 $4.50B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing REIT ETF was the NURE at 2.75%. 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

MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF -3.50%
PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF -3.91%
REET iShares Global REIT ETF -4.08%
ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -4.40%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate -4.47%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -10.48%
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN -9.68%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF -7.52%
RORE Hartford Multifactor REIT ETF -7.43%
WREI Invesco Wilshire U.S. REIT ETF -5.95%

TOP CREATIONS

RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF 96.21
SCHH Schwab U.S. REIT ETF 53.70
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 45.95
MRRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN Series B 25.08
REET iShares Global REIT ETF 13.00

TOP REDEMPTIONS

ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -20.60
PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 0
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN 0
WREI Invesco Wilshire U.S. REIT ETF 0
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate 0

AUM WINNERS

MRRL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN Series B 187.63%
BBRE JPMorgan BetaBuilders MSCI U.S. REIT ETF 59.21%
REML Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 30.86%
SRET Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF 0.75%
RWR SPDR Dow Jones REIT ETF -4.80%

AUM LOSERS

ICF iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF -30.03%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund -22.52%
LRET ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged MSCI US REIT INDEX ETN -15.79%
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN -12.89%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF -12.34%

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