In 2018, net lease investors can expect middling performance from convenience stores.
Recent estimates suggest that convenience stores will achieve total
sales of about $73 billion in 2018—on the lower end of the spectrum for
this sub-sector—and total sales growth of just 5.5 percent, according to
the “Retail, Apparel and Restaurants—U.S., 2018 Outlook,” from Moody’s
Investors Service.. . . more