This REIT is the best in class play among self-service storage facilities.
Companies spent $821 billion on dividends and buybacks in the past year, and the gravy train is showing no signs of letting up.
Industry groups whose returns have shifted include REITs, utilities, and a host of consumer staples companies.
Global investors piling into US government debt are pushing down rates, meaning exchange traded funds are rallying.
Trulia is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and PulteGroup is upgraded to 'outperform.'
Yum Brands is downgraded to 'neutral,' and ConocoPhillips is upgraded to 'strong buy.'
These 9 stocks climbed 7% to 96% in the past 12 months, but don't expect gains like that in the next 12 months.
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