Name of ETF: PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund

Benchmark Index: FTSE NAREIT All Equity REITs Index

Ticker Symbol: PSR

Approximate Number of Holdings: 50

Types of Companies Included: A selection of large, mid and small-cap U.S. real estate investment trusts (REITs) chosen based on quantitative and statistical measures. Examples of companies that have historically been among the top holdings in this ETF include:

  • Simon Property Group REIT INC (SPG)
  • American Tower REIT (AMT)
  • Ventas INC (VTR)
  • Essex Property Trust Inc (ESS)

Individual Company Weight: This ETF historically has been weighted towards the top holdings.

Industries Represented: This ETF is made up of a wide range of real estate investment trusts including but not limited too retail, specialized, residential, health, office and hotel and resort REITs.  

Related Links:

PowerShares Website