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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

Office Building

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

SL Green has reasons for optimism.

Fintech abstract

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.

banking system

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

Margins contracted, but is Wall Street expecting too little?

banking system

Bank of New York Mellon Earnings Hurt by Low Interest Rates

Money market fee waivers took a bite out of revenue.

Couple getting a mortgage

United Wholesale Merges With a SPAC: Should You Buy Into Mortgage Mania?

United Wholesale is the only mortgage company expected to increase earnings this year.

Auto loan

Ally Financial Reports Strong Earnings as Auto Loans Perform Well

Credit performance for the bank holding company is surprisingly good.


Better Buy: Square vs. PayPal

COVID-19 and bitcoin combine to boost the digital payment companies.

Interest Rates

Get Paid While You Wait: 3 Top Dividend Stocks in the Mortgage REIT Space

A beaten-up sector has largely recovered from the adverse financial effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.


1 REIT Stock to Buy in 2021

Weyerhaeuser is a way for income investors to play a future housing boom.

Big box store

Here's Why STORE Capital Is a Warren Buffett Stock

The Oracle of Omaha takes advantage of COVID-19 to build his investment position in the REIT space.


2 Stocks That Cut You a Check Each Month

Income is still out there, although it can be harder to find.


Bakkt SPAC Is a New Way to Invest in Bitcoin -- Here's What You Need to Know

Intercontinental Exchange is capitalizing on bitcoin mania.

Margin Call

Does Invesco Mortgage Capital Belong in Your Portfolio?

The stock is a hold, but there are better options out there.


Here's Why Prologis Will Keep Winning in 2021 -- and Beyond

An inventory rebuild will benefit the logistics REIT.


Better Buy: Annaly Capital Management vs. AGNC Investment Corp.

A yield oasis in a parched environment.

Trading Floor

Better Buy: Nasdaq vs. Intercontinental Exchange

Both have stock trading, but one has exposure to a hot sector.


2 High-Yield Dividend Stocks to Buy in 2021

It is time to start looking over the valley.

Interest Rates

Why Your 2021 Resolution Should Be to Buy Dividend Stocks

Time to rebalance risk and reward in your portfolio.