The recent ups and downs across asset classes of all sorts have steered almost everyone’s attention towards the biggest winners and losers amid all the choppy trading – but few are likely paying attention to which investment style is prevailing... (full story)
Recently, SPDR launched two new ETFs and Goldman Sachs launched another. These ETFs offer deeper access into the Financial Services, Real Estate and Emerging Markets sectors. ETFdb offers insight into the construction and outlook for these new... (full story)
As ETFs have grown in popularity, more traditional mutual fund sponsors and asset managers have jumped on the bandwagon. The latest of which is Manulife Financial Corp’s (MFC) insurance and investment manager John Hancock. At the end of September,... (full story)
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)
Adding on to its extensive suite of alternative index-based exchange traded funds, PowerShares launched five new smart-beta strategies.
Invesco Powershares, along with Dorsey, Wright & Associates, added the PowerShares DWA Tactical Sector... (full story)
The biotech industry has experienced quite the reversal over the past few months. After posting some of the strongest gains in the S&P 500, biotech stocks fell dramatically from their highs in mid-July to make new reaction lows.
The iShares... (full story)
Greg Canavan - Daily Reckoning - 2 hrs 57 mins ago
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60-odd years of US energy politics in the Middle East is now bringing in a meager harvest. Greg Canavan reports...
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