CT Real Estate Investment Trust is an unincorporated, closed end real estate investment trust formed to own income producing commercial properties primarily located in Canada.

Its portfolio is comprised of over 350 retail properties, four industrial properties, one mixed-use commercial property, and one development property totaling approximately 29 million square feet of GLA. CT REIT is Canada’s premier net lease REIT and creates long-term value for unitholders by growing its portfolio of income producing properties and development projects, benefiting from its relationship with its most significant tenant and controlling unitholder, Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC).

CTC is a strong investment grade tenant, with annual rental growth built into long term leases. CT REIT benefits from CTC’s understandings of the continually evolving retail marketplace, helping to shape their strategy and guide their plans.

A very meaningful portion of growth is contractually built into CT REIT's structure through rent escalations and preferred access to additional properties required to support CTC's ongoing business requirements. This close association and alignment between them is a competitive differentiator that provides important insight into potential real estate acquisitions and development opportunities.

Additionally, located in each province and two territories, CT REIT’s properties are situated in highly desirable retail locations. Many are conveniently located near high traffic routes, highly visible from the street, easy to access, and have ample parking. The properties are geographically diverse with more than two-thirds of CT REIT’s rent coming from properties in large urban markets.

Dream Industrial REIT Stock Details

  • Ticker: tse:crt.un
  • Sector: Real Estate
  • Industry: REIT - Retail
  • Market Cap: 1.49B
  • Market Cap Group: Small Cap
  • P/E: 36.78
  • Dividend Yield: 6.53%

DIR.UN Industry Competitors

The competitive landscape is important as they compete for the same business. Below is the list of competitors in the same industry. While not displayed, a number of metrics you can also use to evaluate your picks are the Chowder Score, the Relative Strength Index (RSI), the Graham Number, and the Piotroski F-Score.

Ticker Ticker Company Market Cap P/E Yield Aristocrat Graph SectorID IndustryID
SPG NYSE:SPG Simon Property Group Inc. 39.42 18.55 6.29 NO 1 10 84
O NYSE:O Realty Income Corporation 39.03 40.92 5.70 YES 1 10 84
FRT NYSE:FRT Federal Realty Investment Trust 7.52 26.85 4.73 YES 1 10 84
REI.UN TSE:REI.UN RioCan 5.28 34.91 6.14 NO 1 10 84
CHP.UN TSE:CHP.UN Choice Properties REIT 4.32 14.37 5.69 NO 1 10 84
SRU.UN TSE:SRU.UN SmartCentres REIT 3.31 8.53 8.07 YES 1 10 84
FCR.UN TSE:FCR.UN First Capital REIT 2.93 0.00 6.27 NO 1 10 84
CRT.UN TSE:CRT.UN CT REIT 1.49 36.78 6.53 YES 1 10 84
PMZ.UN TSE:PMZ.UN Primaris REIT 1.27 20.93 6.15 NO 1 10 84
SGR.UN TSE:SGR.UN Slate Grocery REIT 0.64 18.38 11.12 NO 1 10 84
PLZ.UN TSE:PLZ.UN Plaza Retail REIT 0.39 9.84 7.98 NO 1 10 84

Top Picks by Bay Street Experts

Expert stock analysts have shared their opinions, and sometimes prediction, on the company.

For more top picks from stock analysts on Bay Street, check the full list of top picks by expect stock analysts from investment and asset management firms.

Not all analysts are equal and they don't cover the same type of stocks. The analysts performance and ownership is tracked for comparison.


What is the stock ticker for CT REIT?

The stock ticker for CT REIT is TSE:crt.un.

Is CT REIT a good stock to buy?

You need to consider your investment strategy and how TSE:crt.un can fit in your portfolio.

The current dividend income score of 5/10 and dividend growth score of 6/10. Those 2 metrics together should help you decide the fit for your portfolio. Be it for income or for growth.

Is CT REIT a Buy, Sell or Hold?

The Dividend Snapshot Opportunity Score of 56 out of 100.

The score reflects the strength of a buy signal but it does not show a sell signal if it's low. The higher the better.

A sell signal is more difficult as it often relies on the reason you bought the stock in the first place.

How can I buy stocks for CT REIT?

You can easily buy the CRT.UN stock with an online trading platform.

Just make sure the stock fits your risk profile and investment goals.

Use A Winning Investment Strategy

My portfolio is generating over 12% annual returns since 2009. It's not from the beginning of the year or from 2019, it's from 2009 !!! That's a consistent return which means using the rule of 72, I double my portfolio every 6 years.

My approach is simple but you need key data that I have cultivated with the Dividend Snapshot Screeners. No other investment services provide you with easy to understand data but also actionable data. No hidden magic.

In fact, I have tried all of the investment services for dividend investors like a crash test dummy of investment services. Just ask me, and you'll learn why there was nothing I could use out there and that's how the Dividend Snapshot Screeners were borned!