Healthcare REITs: Essential Industry Update & Outlook
Healthcare has grown into a major REIT asset group, as evidenced by the sector's strong total return performance of over 20% in 2012. In addition, the healthcare sector boasts the highest dividend yield (of 4.5%) compared with other REIT sectors.
Will healthcare expenditures and employment provide growth for healthcare REITs? How will the Affordable Care Act impact healthcare REITs? What are the demographic trends that support increased utilization of healthcare related assets?
June 19, 2013