Plenty of equity-based energy exchange traded funds have notched impress performances in recent weeks, but few have been durable all of this year.
The PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio (NYSEArca: PXE ) and the ... (full story)
Chinese equities and country-specific exchange traded funds may have more room to run as active fund managers shift from their underweight China exposure.
ETFs that track Chinese companies are among the best performers this year. Year-to-date, the ... (full story)
Apple (NasdaqGS: AAPL), the world’s largest company by market value, reports fiscal second-quarter earnings after the close of U.S. markets Monday with analysts expecting per share earnings of $2.16 on revenue of $56.1 billion.
Should the reported... (full story)
Investors perusing a list of exchange traded funds that have been stellar performers over the past month will find plenty of emerging markets funds and some suddenly resurgent energy fare.
Scroll far enough down that list and some well-known gold... (full story)
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One of the most fascinating AAPL chart formations telegraphed AAPL's up side pop. The pattern suggests further up side. Long-term resistance levels form a very plausible up side target, and potential reversal zone. […] (full story)
Over the past month, each of the top 13 exchange traded funds as measured by pure performance are China ETFs. That includes the iShares China Large-Cap ETF (NYSEArca: FXI ) and the Deutsche X-trackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares Fund... (full story)
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The stock market doesn’t care what you think. It doesn’t care what anyone thinks. So many people waste their time and energy talking... (full story)
Index-based exchange traded funds are an easy-to-use investment vehicle that provides investors exposure to diversified and targeted markets around the globe.
Most ETFs on the market passively follow the performance of an underlying index or... (full story)
While it hasn’t received nearly as much attention as the ETF industry, the evolution of the indexing industry has played a vital role in helping exchange-traded products become as popular, and useful, as they are today. As such, we think it’s worth... (full story)
Strategic- or smart-beta indices are the hot strategy in the exchange traded fund industry. Before dabbling in one of these relatively new ETF investment tools, investors should do their due diligence to better understand the products.
For... (full story)
With the technology sector rallying, tech-heavy Taiwan country-specific exchange traded funds are pulling ahead as the benchmark Taiex index ended one of its best weeks this year.
After Nasdaq broke through its dot.com record, the tech-heavy Taiex... (full story)
Investors who want to build a fixed-income portfolio can lay a solid core foundation with a high-quality and broad mix of debt assets through an aggregate bond index-based exchange traded funds.
For example, the iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond... (full story)
With the Nasdaq Composite residing near its highest levels since the height of the dot-com boom and having touched an all-time high last Friday, exchange traded funds with direct Nasdaq exposure are getting plenty of attention.
That includes the ... (full story)
Last year, S&P 500 member firms boosted spending on share buybacks by 16.3% to $553.3 billion from $475.6 billion. That was not far off the record set in 2007 when S&P 500 members bought back $589.1 billion of their own shares.
While plenty... (full story)
With 10-year Treasury yields at a less-than-enticing 1.92% and cash equivalents offering even more pidly yields, investors remain forced to consider other income-generating options.
Exchange traded funds have made the hunt for yield less taxing and... (full story)