REITs Are Still on Top
By Aaron Izenstark, Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer
Take a look at the following chart. You may recognize a past version of the chart from our popular webinar on fixed income. The data below is now updated through 12/31/2018, and REITs once again proved to be the best performing asset class over the past 20 years, annualized.
In 2018, IRON’s REIT Portfolio recorded a dividend yield in excess of 7%. Although total return was admittedly volatile and 2018 ended on a down note, 2019 is starting out strong.
Fig. 1 IRON Financial, 2019