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May 28, 2016 6:02 PM
Spoiler alert: This is article is not about the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (NYSE: XLF) or a comparable financial services exchange traded fund. ...
May 27, 2016 1:11 PM
In what has been a trying year for biotechnology stocks and exchange-traded funds, traders and investors are likely tired of hearing about when this g ...
May 27, 2016 9:48 AM
It has been a ho-hum year for small-cap stocks as highlighted by a gain of 0.75 percent for the benchmark Russell 2000, and things are mixed for micro ...
May 27, 2016 8:13 AM
Data out earlier this week, courtesy of index provider FTSE Russell confirm professional money managers are increasingly turning to smart or strategic ...
May 26, 2016 3:50 PM
Approximately 90 new exchange-traded funds have come to market this year, but as is usually the case with rookie ETFs, most are not yet attracting muc ...
May 26, 2016 2:02 PM
In the week since the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting minutes revealed the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates for the first time ...
May 26, 2016 1:14 PM
With bond markets pricing in an interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve next month, there could be some near-term headwinds for higher-yielding co ...
May 26, 2016 8:52 AM
Investors typically prize small caps for growth. Rarely are these stocks and standard small-cap exchange-traded funds thought of as dividend destinati ...
May 26, 2016 8:31 AM
The SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSE: GLD), the world's largest exchange-traded fund backed by physical holdings of gold, is up 15.3 percent this year. ...
May 25, 2016 3:29 PM
Before proclaiming consumer staples stocks as boring and small-caps as disappointing to this point in 2016, have a look at the PowerShares S&P Sml ...
May 25, 2016 2:57 PM
The landscape of exchange-traded funds dedicated to high-yielding preferred stocks is not as large as other corners of the ETF arena, so there is room ...
May 25, 2016 1:43 PM
In November 2014, the S&P Dow Jones Indices and MSCI, two of the largest providers of benchmarks for exchange-traded funds, said real estate would ...
May 25, 2016 8:17 AM
Solidifying the notion that boring can be beautiful, the utilities sector and its relevant exchange-traded funds are acting like the NASDAQ of the 199 ...
May 24, 2016 2:44 PM
Conventional wisdom would dictate that although emerging markets stocks and the relevant exchange-traded funds are performing better this year than th ...