It has only been three weeks since our posting on SunAmerica Focused Dividend (MUTF: FDSAX ) and while the 'Dogs of the Dow' may have continued to slumber since then, something is definitely working for the fund. In the 7th percentile on a YTD... (full story)
Brian Haskin - Seeking Alpha - Mon Jan 26, 4:53PM CST
In this edition of Fund Watch, we preview new fund filings from: Eccles Street Event-Driven Opportunity ETF Transamerica Event Driven Fund ALPS Advanced Put Write Strategy ETF Gotham Index 500 and Total Return Funds Highland Files for 17... (full story)
Lipper Insight at Thomson Reuters - Seeking Alpha - Mon Jan 26, 3:57PM CST
By Detlef Glow The chase for yield by all kinds of investors has driven up the popularity of so-called multi-asset funds, since the funds promise to be widely diversified and therefore able to generate returns from all kinds of assets. In a number... (full story)
Wolf Richter - Daily Reckoning - Mon Jan 26, 2:56PM CST
This post The Irony of a Debt-Fueled Oil Boom appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
A report out of research firm Wood Mackenzie today estimated that U.S. oil and gas producers would have to cut spending by $170 billion to maintain net debt at... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Mon Jan 26, 2:29PM CST
The photovoltaic panel industry and related exchange traded funds brightened Monday as India ambitiously plans a large-scale shift into solar power that could rival Chinese capacity.
On Monday, the Guggenheim Solar ETF (NYSEArca: TAN ) jumped... (full story)
Gary Gordon - Seeking Alpha - Mon Jan 26, 2:04PM CST
Since the Reserve Bank of New Zealand first formerly targeted inflation rates roughly 25 years ago, other central banks around the globe have followed suit; that is, many banks have been setting medium-term rates that prices should rise on an... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Mon Jan 26, 1:30PM CST
Crude oil traders and speculators continue to bet on the energy market’s demise, with hedge funds raising bearish wagers to a four-year high, pushing oil-related exchange traded funds to new lows.
After touching new all-time lows in early... (full story)