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Brent Nyitray, CFA

Brent Nyitray, CFA


Began my career as a trader for NYC hedge fund Elliott Management. Worked for Bear, Stearns in London as a trader, then became an analyst at several hedge funds. Currently CFO for a mortgage bank. Also author a daily blog on real estate called The Daily Tearsheet

Recent articles

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Realty Income Reports Rent Collections Have Stabilized

Retail is turning around. Should retail REITs be next?

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One Hard-to-Believe Trading Fact

Trading used to be way more expensive.


How to Find the Best Dividend Stocks

It isn't hard if you know where to start.

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How to Use One Merger to Predict the Next

A comps analysis is simple to set up, and it can lead you to interesting new investment ideas.


2 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 6%

Look to real estate investment trusts for yield

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Is S&P Global a Buy?

S&P Global benefits from the trend to passive investing strategies.

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Why Annaly Capital Is Allocating More Money to Credit

Credit risk is becoming more attractive.


Why Intercontinental Exchange Thinks Energy and Mortgages Will Drive Earnings

This financial industry stalwart has much more going for it than its ownership of the New York Stock Exchange.


How Risky Is AGNC Investment Corp.'s Dividend?

The mortgage REIT cut its monthly payout last spring.

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Why CME Group Needs to See Increased Bond Market Volatility

Why hedge a risk that can't happen?

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New Residential Reports Big Increase In Origination Volume and Dividend Hike

A mortgage originator that will benefit from increasing rates.

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PennyMac Crushes It on Record Mortgage Volume. Can the Party Continue?

The Fed will want it to.


Why I'm Not Too Worried About Weyerhaeuser's Earnings Miss

A strong demand for additional housing should provide a tailwind for years to come for this REIT.

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United Wholesale Demonstrates the Health of the Mortgage Broker Business

The company believes mortgage brokers are a better solution for home finance than bank-based lending.

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Kilroy Realty: West Coast Office Markets Are Still Booming

Kilroy's tenant mix is an important differentiator.

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State of the City: SL Green Reports New Leases, but Pricing Is Falling

SL Green has reasons for optimism.

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Nasdaq Reports Strong Earnings From Heavy Trading Volumes. Is This Sustainable?

Increased volume is driving earnings.


Prologis Expects a Years-Long Inventory Correction Will Boost Its Earnings

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the vulnerabilities in many industries' supply chains. Prologis will benefit from the correction.


AGNC Investment Reports Increase in Book Value. Can a Dividend Hike Be Coming?

The company's recovery from the COVID-19 crisis is nearly complete.

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Flagstar Reports Declining Mortgage Margins: A Warning for Mortgage Bankers?

Margins contracted, but is Wall Street expecting too little?