Looking at MORT right now as a way to inflation hedge with an undervalued asset. Some risk with the current environment (i.e. defaults), but overall seems pretty stable over time (minus 2020).
“The VanEck Vectors® Mortgage REIT Income ETF (MORT®) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the MVIS® US Mortgage REITs Index (MVMORTTG), which is intended to track the overall performance of U.S. mortgage real estate investment trusts.”
By the numbers
Expense ratio - 0.4%
Assets - 244M
12 Month Yield - 8.27%
Index: MVIS Global Mortgage REITs Index