Here is a look at the 25 best and 25 worst ETFs from the past trading week. Traders can use this list to find prospective candidates that have deviated too far from their longer-term trends, thereby serving as potential starting points for those... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Sat Dec 20, 7:00AM CST
ProShares, the largest issuer of inverse and exchange traded funds, said this week that it expects none of its nearly 130 equity and fixed income ETFs will distribute capital gains this year.
“Tax efficiency is important to ETF shareholders,”... (full story)
Marc Faber - Daily Reckoning - Fri Dec 19, 6:30PM CST
This post Can Money Printing Cause Deflation? appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
"There has been an issue that has preoccupied my mind for a long time," writes Dr. Marc Faber. "In economics, it is generally accepted that if the quantity of... (full story)
David Fabian - Seeking Alpha - Fri Dec 19, 4:13PM CST
Investors managing their money through retirement often have different needs than during their growth and accumulation years. Often times they are more focused on income and capital preservation rather than taking the risk of seeing their hard earned... (full story)
Sam Kirtley - Seeking Alpha - Fri Dec 19, 3:07PM CST
Many investors use strategies that target the greatest possible returns from their trades. However in doing so they often forget or misjudge the risks that they are taking in order to earn those returns. The result of this is that these traders are... (full story)
This post Forget the Oil Crash – Crush the Market With Biotech Stocks appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
The Biotech iShares ETF is up 23% since the Oct. 15th bottom. No, that is not a typo. Biotechs have torched the S&P over the past two... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Fri Dec 19, 1:53PM CST
Nuveen Investments said Friday its Nuveen Commodities Asset Management unit plans to convert two of its commodities mutual funds into exchange traded funds.
Nuveen Commodities Asset Management is looking to convert the Nuveen Diversified Commodity... (full story)
Stocks started off the year with a pretty solid performance, as the S&P 500 posted a gain of about 6% in the first half of the year. With a move like that and few worries on the horizon, many thought that another double digit performance was in... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Fri Dec 19, 12:59PM CST
Natural gas futures plunged Friday, dipping to their lowest in over a year. Meanwhile, natural gas stock exchange traded funds are surging along with the broader U.S. markets.
The United States Natural Gas Fund (NYSEArca: UNG ) fell 5.1% Friday.... (full story)