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  • Michael Lee
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  • Business . dcm . NTT DoCoMo . Performance . Services . Standard & Poor's . Telecommunication . vod . Vodafone . Wireless . Year-to-date . YTD .

The wireless communications industry is currently the top performing industry on both the three-month and year-to-date (YTD) time frames. The industry's three-month and YTD performances stand at 31.07% and 56.10%, respectively. The S&P, on the other hand, stands at a much lower 6.04% three-month return and a 14.86% YTD return.   Here is a graphical, YTD look at the wireless communications industry's performance versus the S&P:   Seeking value in a well-performing industry or sector can often uncover late bloomers,…

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  • Michael Lee
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  • Business . Investment . NASDAQ . Real estate . Real estate investment trust . REIT . Standard & Poor's . Year-to-date .

With a 13.92% year-to-date (YTD) return, versus the S&P's 7.72% YTD return, the real estate investment trust (REIT) industry has significantly beaten the overall markets in recent months. Even the well-performing NASDAQ, with its 12.75% TYD return, trails the REIT industry by over 1%, YTD. REITs offer real estate investment diversity to investors in lieu of owning physical real estate. This along with their, at times, hefty dividends have helped them to find a place in my mid/long-term portfolio. But…

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