Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:17:55 GMTChile, Mexico and South Africa were among the biggest winners in the second week of MarketWatch’s March ETF Madness.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:57:28 GMTThe largest exchange-traded fund related to companies repurchasing their own stock has fallen out of favor in 2017, sharply underperforming the market and seeing outflows as companies reduce the amount they spend on buybacks.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:02:22 GMTA strategy dedicated to buying stocks it deems as unfairly targeted by short sellers is finding few candidates. The problem? If a correction comes, many bearish bets will be justified.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:19:49 GMTThe Federal Reserve last week indicated it might not be as aggressive with its interest rate policy as some market participants had expected, but investors have continued to move into a pair of exchange-traded funds designed to outperform in environments marked by rising rates.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:15:04 GMTU.S. stocks were broadly lower on Tuesday, but the biggest weakness came in small and midcap stocks, which are more closely tied to the pace of economic growth and added to their recent underperformance.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:09:31 GMTThe largest exchange-traded fund to track the French equity market rises after a strong debate performance by centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:23:14 GMTThe coal industry, which looked to be one of the biggest winners in the immediate aftermath of last year’s U.S. election, has struggled to advance since November, lagging behind the overall market despite President Donald Trump’s frequent pledges in support of the sector.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 20:07:31 GMTWhile the U.S. stock market had its seventh weekly gain of the past eight weeks, it failed to top a massive rally by South Africa, knocking it out in the first round of MarketWatch’s March ETF Madness.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:06:28 GMTExpense ratios don’t tell the whole story.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 18:28:55 GMTWall Street analysts broadly expect stock market volatility to spike in 2017 after several years of essentially quiet trading, but investors have been moving away from the securities designed to protect against the risks of such a market.