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Investing in Infrastructure REITs: A Beginner’s Guide

Infrastructure REITs allow everyday investors to add assets like communications towers and energy pipelines to their portfolios.

[Updated: Aug 10, 2021 ] Aug 14, 2019 by Matt Frankel, CFP

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Company (Stock Symbol) Property Sub-Category Market Capitalization Dividend Yield
American Tower (NYSE: AMT) Communications towers $84.7 billion 1.9%
Crown Castle (NYSE: CCI) Communications towers $51.4 billion 3.6%
SBA Communications Corp (NYSE: SBAC) Communications towers $23.5 billion N/A
Landmark Infrastructure Partners (NYSE: LMRK) Communications, outdoor advertising, renewable energy $397 million 9.4%
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust (NYSE: CORR) Energy: pipelines, storage terminals, others $506 million 7.6%
InfraREIT (NYSE: HIFR) Energy: transmission and distribution $928 million 4.7%
Uniti Group (NYSE: UNIT) Communications towers, fiber optic networks $2.0 billion 1.8%

Data source: CNBC, Nareit. Market capitalizations and dividend yields as of 5/9/19.

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