Ratings agencies raise outlook for REIT sector

06/17/2010 | CoStar Group

Fitch Ratings, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services and Moody's Investors Service are upbeat about the REIT industry. Fitch Ratings has raised its outlook on the sector, while S&P and Moody's have issued positive reports, noting REITs' easier access to the capital markets and cash stockpiles. "Recent market data suggests that operating fundamentals among public REITs have bottomed and that this area may turn the corner quicker than we expected," S&P said.

View Full Article in:

CoStar Group

Published in Brief: