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Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ: GLPI): What You Need to Know

This high-yielding gaming REIT could be a lower-risk way to get exposure to gaming.

Jun 27, 2021 by Matt Frankel, CFP

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Time Period Gaming and Leisure Properties' Total Return S&P 500 MGM Growth Properties (MGP) VICI Properties (VICI)
1 Year 30.3% 39.1% 40.4% 51.2%
3 Years 62.5% 63.1% 44.9% 81.3%
5 Years 90.1% 123.6% 90.5% N/A
Since 2013 Inception 154.7% 192.0% N/A N/A

Data source: yCharts. Returns are through 6/22/2021. VICI Properties' IPO was in late 2017 and MGP's inception was in mid-2016.

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