REITs Sliding Today

Even though the broader stock market is relatively flat--the Dow is down about 1 percent as I'm typing this--REIT stocks are getting killed. The Morgan Stanley REIT index is down 8 percent right now. I have no idea why REITs are down so much. Any thoughts? I mean, I did link to two possible reasons earlier today, but that can't be the only explanation. ... I don't think.

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