The REIT Sector Shows 'Stealthy Strength'

The overall market is in the midst of its largest pullback so far this year. It's no coincidence that it is occurring in the month of May and being driven by concerns about our old friends in Europe. The elections there have provided a whole new set of reasons to be concerned.

The U.S. markets' weakness has actually been relatively contained and orderly so far, and it appears to be simply part of the ongoing corrective phase that began in early April. One of our simpler methods for finding stocks or sectors that have underlying strength is to watch how they perform during general market weakness. That's good old-fashioned relative strength. Simply put, what didn't go down while everything else was going down is likely resilient and should continue its winning ways....326 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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