ETFdb.com is recommending a new short position for the month ahead that looks to favorably position investors in anticipation of continuing profit-taking pressures in a popular sector ETF. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the... (full story)
David Crockett - Daily Reckoning - Sat Jul 04, 11:15AM CDT
This post Not Yours To Give appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
One day in the House of Representatives a bill was taken up appropriating money for the benefit of a widow of a distinguished naval officer. Several beautiful speeches had been made... (full story)
This post The Fifth Domain of War Is Heating Up appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
Byron King updates his “Fifth Domain of War” thesis… and recommends what he considers the best cybersecurity play today...
The post The Fifth Domain of War Is... (full story)
This post Demographic Dilemma appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
Our economy, consumer society, and retirement programs are all in jeopardy in the face of a looming demographic dilemma. Read on to learn about the dire situation with pensions... (full story)
This post Good On You, Greece — But Don’t Waver Now (Part 2) appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
David Stockman follows up on his first dispatch, making the case for Greece to default and leave the euro. He details the impact of such a... (full story)
It was a holiday-shortened trading, but one that did not lack for fireworks. No, the Fourth of July pun was not intended. Ongoing declines for mainland Chinese stocks, Puerto Rico’s debt default and Greece’s increasingly precarious financial... (full story)
I do the “ETF of the Week” for MarketWatch every week on Chuck Jaffe’s MoneyLife Show where I highlight big movers and disappointments among exchange traded funds.
On Thursday, I looked at the iShares U.S. Healthcare Providers ETF (NYSEArca: ... (full story)
The problem for the iShares MSCI All Peru Capped ETF (NYSEArca: EPU ) is not its 0.6% loss over the past 90 days. That is far better than the 4.5% shed by the iShares Latin American 40 ETF (NYSEArca: ILF ) over the same period. Rather,... (full story)
firstname.lastname@example.org - at ISpyETF - Thu Jul 02, 1:08PM CDT
The Greek drama caused a 35% one-day VIX spike, but two trusted indicators issued a VIX buy signal five days before the fireworks started. Here's a look at the indicators and the potential for another buy signal. […] (full story)
Through the first half of 2015, no fixed income exchange traded funds are among the top 10 asset-gathering ETFs. There were not any bond funds on the list of the 10 worst ETFs as ranked by outflows, either.
However, with 10-year Treasury yields up... (full story)
Among newer exchange traded funds, particularly those that are 12 to 18 months old, the First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF (NasdaqGM: FV ) is the stuff ETF legends are made of.
The First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF debuted in March 2014... (full story)
Perhaps it is just a case of pre-holiday weekend lethargy or a muted reaction to the June jobs report, but healthcare providers exchange traded funds are trading lower despite another round of deal-making in the industry.
Earlier Thursday, Centene... (full story)
Charles Hugh Smith - Daily Reckoning - Thu Jul 02, 9:23AM CDT
This post The Coming Era of Pension Poverty appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
Charles Hugh Smith explains that promises made in flush times cannot be kept in lean times, especially when it comes to pension plans...
The post The Coming Era... (full story)
This post How to Survive a Screwball Market appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
After Monday’s wild ride, the broad market has settled back into a boring “holding” pattern. Greg Guenthner highlights the select market sectors are way out in front... (full story)
This post Greece Drama Turns To a Jobs Jamboree Day appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
Chuck Butler reports no news of any negotiations with Greece and the eurozone, just a new poll. Plus, the Riksbank deepens negative rates, currency wars take... (full story)
The month of July has historically been better than June for the equities market, but some areas and sector exchange traded funds can be left behind.
According to analytics firm Kensho, the month of July has averaged stock market gains across major... (full story)
Fixed income investors can still find some yield generating opportunities and diversify with bond exchange traded funds.
For instance, Rick Rieder, BlackRock’s chief investment officer of fundamental fixed income, believes that investors... (full story)
It is hard not to feel sorry for telecom exchange traded funds. Compared other sector ETFs, funds such as the iShares U.S. Telecommunications ETF (NYSEArca: IYZ ) and the Vanguard Telecommunication Services ETF (NYSEArca: VOX ) , simply do not... (full story)