Duke Realty Shares On The Rise In First Quarter Of 2013

The stock market’s bull run is proving to be a boon for Duke Realty and its fellow Indiana REITs, as an article in Indianapolis Business Journal reports.

Shares of Duke Realty Corp. hit a 52-week high in March 2013. And the good news isn’t isolated: the article reports that “the REIT Index, which measures the performance of more than 200 real estate investment trusts, has risen 15 percent during the past 52 weeks, compared with a 11.9 percent gain for the S&P 500. Year-to-date, the REIT index is up 6.8 percent, trailing the S&P 500’s performance of 9.65 percent.”

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