Despite the broader stock market pushing higher this morning, the mREIT sector continued to tick lower.
With continued concerns over firms' ability to weather a potential spike in interest rates, mREITs like Annaly Capital Management and American Capital Agency were lagging the market and have now lost 10% and 20%, respectively, over the past month.
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