A move by Canadian firm Loblaw to place its real estate assets into a REIT could put a charge...

|By:, SA News Editor

A move by Canadian firm Loblaw to place its real estate assets into a REIT could put a charge into activist investors and management teams, according to dealReporter. While the stressed grocery store sector is an obvious target, one outlier candidate could be Target (TGT +0.2%) which Bill Ackman liked as a REIT play only a few years ago.