Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:20:06 GMTThe ETF industry is growing rapidly, but without as much concern for the welfare of indexed investors, writes John Prestbo.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:07:50 GMTAn overextended bull market in stocks is distorting investors’ expectations, says Phil van Doorn.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:25:23 GMTA rare point of agreement between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump two could lead to a sharp increase in stock buybacks, according to Goldman Sachs, which could mean renewed interest in the exchange-traded funds that play that strategy.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:20:40 GMTAt least one industry is waking up to the threat of rapidly shifting temperatures across the globe: coffee investors.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:52:05 GMTUtility stocks, which have been one of the standout trades of 2016, seem to be running out of power.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:58:07 GMTHigh-yield junk bonds, as measured by the most popular exchange-traded funds tracking the space, have been on a tear this year, and recent gains in the space could mean that equities are due for a rally of their own.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:51:05 GMTAt the end of the third quarter, assets invested in ETPs—which includes exchage-traded funds and the smaller category of exchange-traded notes—hit a record of $3.408 trillion, according to ETFGI, an independent research firm.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:25:21 GMTA trio of exchange-traded funds that track the emerging-market consumer—a particularly fast-growing segment of a particularly fast-growing region—have surged this year, boosted by rising revenue and demographic trends that analysts say point to even more growth ahead.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:53:10 GMTA diversified approach will help investors weather political volatility, higher interest rates and slowing corporate profits, writes Jeff Reeves.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 12:35:10 GMTLow-volatility strategies—which offer broad exposure to equity markets, minus the biggest swingers of the benchmark—came back into favor this week, amid signs that the U.S. stock market could be facing a rocky path in the near term.