Real estate sector stocks

XLRE stock price: $44.92 1.33% At close on Jun 21st, 2021

Real estate sector definition

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are publicly traded companies that allow individual investors to buy shares in real estate portfolios that receive income from a variety of properties.They allow investors to easily invest in the real estate sector, which includes companies that own, develop, and manage residential, commercial, and industrial properties.

Real estate sector is composed of 23 companies.

Real estate companies

Equinix, Inc. (REIT) (EQIX)

Equinix (Nasdaq: EQIX) is the world's digital infrastructure company, enabling digital leaders to harness a trusted platform to bring together and interconnect the foundational infrastructure that powers their success. Equinix enables today's businesses to access all the right places, partners and possibilities they need to accelerate advantage. With Equinix, they can scale with agility, speed the launch of digital services, deliver world-class experiences and multiply their value.

  • Industry: REIT—Specialty
  • Market cap: $59,644.3 M
  • Avg. Volume: 0.6 M
  • 1M gains: +15.00 %
  • 3M gains: +27.10 %
  • 6M gains: +19.10 %

Prologis, Inc. (PLD)

Prologis, Inc. is the global leader in logistics real estate with a focus on high-barrier, high-growth markets. As of December 31, 2020, the company owned or had investments in, on a wholly owned basis or through co-investment ventures, properties and development projects expected to total approximately 984 million square feet (91 million square meters) in 19 countries. Prologis leases modern logistics facilities to a diverse base of approximately 5,500 customers principally across two major categories: business-to-business and retail/online fulfillment.

  • Industry: REIT—Industrial
  • Market cap: $75,503.0 M
  • Avg. Volume: 2.8 M
  • 1M gains: +3.90 %
  • 3M gains: +19.40 %
  • 6M gains: +20.80 %

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE)

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE), an S&P 500® urban office real estate investment trust ("REIT"), is the first, longest-tenured, and pioneering owner, operator, and developer uniquely focused on collaborative life science, technology, and agtech campuses in AAA innovation cluster locations, with a total market capitalization of $31.9 billion as of December 31, 2020, and an asset base in North America of 49.7 million square feet ("SF"). The asset base in North America includes 31.9 million RSF of operating properties and 3.3 million RSF of Class A properties undergoing construction, 7.1 million RSF of near-term and intermediate-term development and redevelopment projects, and 7.4 million SF of future development projects. Founded in 1994, Alexandria pioneered this niche and has since established a significant market presence in key locations, including Greater Boston, San Francisco, New York City, San Diego, Seattle, Maryland, and Research Triangle. Alexandria has a longstanding and proven track record of developing Class A properties clustered in urban life science, technology, and agtech campuses that provide our innovative tenants with highly dynamic and collaborative environments that enhance their ability to successfully recruit and retain world-class talent and inspire productivity, efficiency, creativity, and success. Alexandria also provides strategic capital to transformative life science, technology, and agtech companies through our venture capital platform. We believe our unique business model and diligent underwriting ensure a high-quality and diverse tenant base that results in higher occupancy levels, longer lease terms, higher rental income, higher returns, and greater long-term asset value.

  • Industry: REIT—Office
  • Market cap: $22,568.0 M
  • Avg. Volume: 1.1 M
  • 1M gains: +5.80 %
  • 3M gains: +11.20 %
  • 6M gains: +3.40 %

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)

American Tower, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate with a portfolio of approximately 181,000 communications sites.

  • Industry: REIT—Specialty
  • Market cap: $90,569.9 M
  • Avg. Volume: 1.5 M
  • 1M gains: +8.40 %
  • 3M gains: +21.10 %
  • 6M gains: +22.20 %

Public Storage (PSA)

Public Storage, a member of the S&P 500 and FT Global 500, is a REIT that primarily acquires, develops, owns and operates self-storage facilities. At September 30, 2020, we had: (i) interests in 2,504 self-storage facilities located in 38 states with approximately 171 million net rentable square feet in the United States, (ii) an approximate 35% common equity interest in Shurgard Self Storage SA (Euronext Brussels:SHUR) which owned 239 self-storage facilities located in seven Western European nations with approximately 13 million net rentable square feet operated under the “Shurgard” brand and (iii) an approximate 42% common equity interest in PS Business Parks, Inc. (NYSE:PSB) which owned and operated approximately 28 million rentable square feet of commercial space at September 30, 2020. Our headquarters are located in Glendale, California.

  • Industry: REIT—Industrial
  • Market cap: $40,759.3 M
  • Avg. Volume: 0.6 M
  • 1M gains: +8.90 %
  • 3M gains: +28.70 %
  • 6M gains: +33.00 %

Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) (CCI)

Crown Castle owns, operates and leases more than 40,000 cell towers and approximately 80,000 route miles of fiber supporting small cells and fiber solutions across every major U.S. market. This nationwide portfolio of communications infrastructure connects cities and communities to essential data, technology and wireless service - bringing information, ideas and innovations to the people and businesses that need them.

  • Industry: REIT—Specialty
  • Market cap: $65,154.0 M
  • Avg. Volume: 1.5 M
  • 1M gains: +7.40 %
  • 3M gains: +18.10 %
  • 6M gains: +26.20 %

Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG)

Simon is a real estate investment trust engaged in the ownership of premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations and an S&P 100 company (Simon Property Group, NYSE: SPG). Our properties across North America, Europe and Asia provide community gathering places for millions of people every day and generate billions in annual sales.

  • Industry: REIT—Retail
  • Market cap: $38,053.6 M
  • Avg. Volume: 2.3 M
  • 1M gains: +2.70 %
  • 3M gains: +8.80 %
  • 6M gains: +44.30 %

Welltower Inc. (WELL)

Welltower Inc. (NYSE:WELL), an S&P 500 company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, is driving the transformation of health care infrastructure. The Company invests with leading seniors housing operators, post-acute providers and health systems to fund the real estate infrastructure needed to scale innovative care delivery models and improve people's wellness and overall health care experience. Welltower™, a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), owns interests in properties concentrated in major, high-growth markets in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, consisting of seniors housing and post-acute communities and outpatient medical properties.

  • Industry: REIT—Healthcare Facilities
  • Market cap: $30,201.8 M
  • Avg. Volume: 1.9 M
  • 1M gains: +8.20 %
  • 3M gains: +11.70 %
  • 6M gains: +19.40 %

Realty Income Corporation (O)

Realty Income, The Monthly Dividend Company, is an S&P 500 company dedicated to providing stockholders with dependable monthly income. The company is structured as a REIT, and its monthly dividends are supported by the cash flow from over 6,500 real estate properties owned under long-term lease agreements with our commercial clients. To date, the company has declared 608 consecutive common stock monthly dividends throughout its 52-year operating history and increased the dividend 109 times since Realty Income's public listing in 1994 (NYSE: O). The company is a member of the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats index. Additional information about the company can be obtained from the corporate website at

  • Industry: REIT—Retail
  • Market cap: $23,864.6 M
  • Avg. Volume: 3.3 M
  • 1M gains: +2.30 %
  • 3M gains: +9.30 %
  • 6M gains: +10.80 %

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (AVB)

As of December 31, 2020, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 291 apartment communities containing 86,025 apartment homes in 11 states and the District of Columbia, of which 18 communities were under development and one community was under redevelopment. The Company is an equity REIT in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing apartment communities in leading metropolitan areas in New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro area, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest, and Northern and Southern California, as well as in the Company's expansion markets consisting of Southeast Florida and Denver, Colorado (the "Expansion Markets").

  • Industry: REIT—Residential
  • Market cap: $26,578.5 M
  • Avg. Volume: 0.9 M
  • 1M gains: +5.20 %
  • 3M gains: +13.70 %
  • 6M gains: +29.20 %

Equity Residential (EQR)

Equity Residential is committed to creating communities where people thrive. The Company, a member of the S&P 500, is focused on the acquisition, development and management of residential properties located in and around dynamic cities that attract high quality long-term renters. Equity Residential owns or has investments in 305 properties consisting of 78,568 apartment units, located in Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., Seattle, San Francisco, Southern California and Denver.

  • Industry: REIT—Residential
  • Market cap: $27,085.1 M
  • Avg. Volume: 2.2 M
  • 1M gains: +5.70 %
  • 3M gains: +10.00 %
  • 6M gains: +32.90 %

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is an S&P 500 company and is the largest lodging real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels. The Company currently owns 74 properties in the United States and five properties internationally totaling approximately 46,100 rooms. The Company also holds non-controlling interests in six domestic and one international joint ventures. Guided by a disciplined approach to capital allocation and aggressive asset management, the Company partners with premium brands such as Marriott®, Ritz-Carlton®, Westin®, Sheraton®, W®, St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, Hyatt®, Fairmont®, Hilton®, Swissôtel®, ibis® and Novotel®, as well as independent brands. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at

  • Industry: REIT—Hotel & Motel
  • Market cap: $11,596.2 M
  • Avg. Volume: 6.9 M
  • 1M gains: +0.80 %
  • 3M gains: -3.40 %
  • 6M gains: +18.20 %

SBA Communications Corporation (SBAC)

SBA Communications Corporation is a first choice provider and leading owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure in North, Central, and South America and South Africa. By “Building Better Wireless,” SBA generates revenue from two primary businesses – site leasing and site development services. The primary focus of the Company is the leasing of antenna space on its multi-tenant communication sites to a variety of wireless service providers under long-term lease contracts. For more information please visit:

  • Industry: REIT—Specialty
  • Market cap: $26,544.8 M
  • Avg. Volume: 0.6 M
  • 1M gains: +10.50 %
  • 3M gains: +20.50 %
  • 6M gains: +15.50 %

CoStar Group, Inc. (CSGP)

CoStar Group, Inc. provides information, analytics, and online marketplace services to the commercial real estate, hospitality, residential, and related professionals industries in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. It offers CoStar Property Professional that provides inventory of office, industrial, retail, and multifamily, and student housing properties and land; CoStar COMPS Professional, which covers comparable commercial real estate sales information; CoStar Market Analytics to view and report on aggregated market and submarket trends; and CoStar Tenant, an online business-to-business prospecting and analytical tool that provides tenant information. The company also provides CoStar Lease Comps, a tool to capture, manage, and maintain lease data; CoStar Lease Analysis, a workflow tool; CoStar Public Record, a searchable database of commercially-zoned parcels; CoStar Real Estate Manager, a real estate and asset management, and lease accounting software; and CoStar Risk Analytics and CoStar Investment Analysis that provides market research, consulting and analysis, portfolio and debt analysis, and management and reporting services, as well as STAR Report that offers benchmarking and analytics services. In addition, it offers apartment marketing sites, such as,,,,,,,, Westside Rentals, and Off Campus Partners; LoopNet Premium Lister; LoopNet Diamond, Platinum, and Gold Ads; LandsofAmerica, LandAndFarm, and LandWatch for rural land for-sale;,, and for operating businesses and franchises for-sale; Ten-X, an online auction platform for commercial real estate; and HomeSnap, an online and mobile software platform. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Washington, the District of Columbia.

  • Industry: Real Estate Services
  • Market cap: $32,259.4 M
  • Avg. Volume: 0.2 M
  • 1M gains: +5.40 %
  • 3M gains: +7.00 %
  • 6M gains: +1.60 %

Weyerhaeuser Company (WY)

Weyerhaeuser Company, one of the world's largest private owners of timberlands, began operations in 1900. We own or control approximately 11 million acres of timberlands in the U.S. and manage additional timberlands under long-term licenses in Canada. We manage these timberlands on a sustainable basis in compliance with internationally recognized forestry standards. We are also one of the largest manufacturers of wood products in North America. Our company is a real estate investment trust. In 2020, we generated $7.5 billion in net sales and employed approximately 9,400 people who serve customers worldwide. We are listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index. Our common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol WY.

  • Industry: REIT—Specialty
  • Market cap: $26,672.9 M
  • Avg. Volume: 6.2 M
  • 1M gains: -9.90 %
  • 3M gains: -0.70 %
  • 6M gains: -0.80 %

Extra Space Storage Inc. (EXR)

Extra Space Storage Inc., headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, is a self-administered and self-managed REIT and a member of the S&P 500. As of September 30, 2020, the Company owned and/or operated 1,906 self-storage stores in 40 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico. The Company's stores comprise approximately 1.4 million units and approximately 147.5 million square feet of rentable space. The Company offers customers a wide selection of conveniently located and secure storage units across the country, including boat storage, RV storage and business storage. The Company is the second largest owner and/or operator of self-storage stores in the United States and is the largest self-storage management company in the United States.

  • Industry: REIT—Industrial
  • Market cap: $17,490.2 M
  • Avg. Volume: 0.7 M
  • 1M gains: +10.40 %
  • 3M gains: +27.00 %
  • 6M gains: +44.10 %

CBRE Group, Inc. (CBRE)

CBRE Group, Inc. operates as a commercial real estate services and investment company worldwide. It operates through Advisory Services, Global Workplace Solutions, and Real Estate Investments segments. The Advisory Services segment provides strategic advice and execution to owners, investors, and occupiers of real estate in connection with leasing; property sales and mortgage services under the CBRE Capital Markets brand; property and project management services, including construction management, marketing, building engineering, accounting, and financial services for owners of and investors in office, industrial, and retail properties; and valuation services that include market value appraisals, litigation support, discounted cash flow analyses, and feasibility studies, as well as consulting services, such as property condition reports, hotel advisory, and environmental consulting. The Global Workplace Solutions segment offers facilities management, project management, and transaction management services. The Real Estate Investments segment provides investment management services under the CBRE Global Investors brand to pension funds, insurance companies, sovereign wealth funds, foundations, endowments, and other institutional investors; development services under the Trammell Crow Company brand primarily to users of and investors in commercial real estate; and flexible-space solutions under the CBRE Hana brand, which includes office suites, conference rooms and event space, and communal co-working space for institutional property owners. It also develops residential-led and mixed-use sites in London under the Telford Homes brand. The company was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

  • Industry: Real Estate Services
  • Market cap: $26,079.2 M
  • Avg. Volume: 1.4 M
  • 1M gains: +1.70 %
  • 3M gains: +12.20 %
  • 6M gains: +30.80 %

Sun Communities, Inc. (SUI)

Sun Communities, Inc. is a REIT that, as of September 30, 2020, owned, operated, or had an interest in a portfolio of 432 communities comprising nearly 146,000 developed sites in 32 states and Ontario, Canada.

  • Industry: REIT—Residential
  • Market cap: $16,800.4 M
  • Avg. Volume: 0.4 M
  • 1M gains: +4.10 %
  • 3M gains: +16.20 %
  • 6M gains: +14.40 %

Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM)

Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), founded in 1951, is the global leader for storage and information management services. Trusted by more than 225,000 organizations around the world, and with a real estate network of more than 90 million square feet across approximately 1,450 facilities in approximately 50 countries, Iron Mountain stores and protects billions of valued assets, including critical business information, highly sensitive data, and cultural and historical artifacts. Providing solutions that include secure records storage, information management, digital transformation, secure destruction, as well as data centers, cloud services and art storage and logistics, Iron Mountain helps customers lower cost and risk, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and enable a more digital way of working.

  • Industry: REIT—Specialty
  • Market cap: $10,532.9 M
  • Avg. Volume: 2.2 M
  • 1M gains: +6.80 %
  • 3M gains: +25.30 %
  • 6M gains: +55.90 %


VEREIT is a full-service real estate operating company which owns and manages one of the largest portfolios of single-tenant commercial properties in the U.S. The Company has total real estate investments of $14.6 billion including approximately 3,800 properties and 88.9 million square feet. VEREIT's business model provides equity capital to creditworthy corporations in return for long-term leases on their properties. VEREIT is a publicly traded Maryland corporation listed on the New York Stock Exchange. VEREIT uses, and intends to continue to use, its Investor Relations website, which can be found at, as a means of disclosing material nonpublic information and for complying with its disclosure obligations under Regulation FD.

  • Industry: REIT—Diversified
  • Market cap: $9,076.5 M
  • Avg. Volume: 1.9 M
  • 1M gains: +1.80 %
  • 3M gains: +21.70 %
  • 6M gains: +21.40 %

Real estate sector performance

Real Estate sector ETF stock inched 1.33% to close at $44.92 on the stock market on Monday..

Real Estate sector ETF stock started an uptrend in October 2020, and grew a gorgeous 36.33%. During this uptrend, the price offered some entry points on the breakouts. Latest low was in mid-May, when price bounced at $41.02. In late May, Real Estate sector ETF broke out above its last top ($42.94) offering a good buying opportunity

Real Estate sector ETF performance
1 month+5.70 %
3 months+15.90 %
6 months+23.80 %

Real estate sector industries

Real Estate - Diversified
Real Estate Services
Real Estate—Diversified
REIT - Diversified
REIT - Healthcare Facilities
REIT - Hotel & Motel
REIT - Industrial
REIT - Mortgage
REIT - Office
REIT - Residential
REIT - Retail
REIT - Specialty
REIT—Hotel & Motel