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September 04, 2015 7:14 AM
Like their large and small-cap peers, mid-caps have not been insulated from the recent downturn and rise in volatility endured by U.S. equity market ...
September 04, 2015 7:01 AM
Low volatility exchange traded funds, mainly the PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio (NYSE: SPLV) and the iShares MSCI USA Minimum Vola ...
September 03, 2015 3:39 PM
Framed as strong dollar plays, major small-cap indexes have disappointed this year with the Russell 2000 and the S&P SmallCap 600 posting an ave ...
September 03, 2015 1:33 PM
August and the first trading days of September have taught investors some harsh lessons in volatility. With exchange traded funds, investors have my ...
September 03, 2015 1:18 PM
BlackRock Inc. (NYSE: BLK)'s iShares, the world's largest issuer of exchange traded funds, today bolstered its lineup of defined maturi ...
September 03, 2015 7:06 AM
Stung by sliding commodities demand and the tumbling real, among other factors, Brazil's stock market is in shambles. Shambles highlighted, for ...
September 02, 2015 3:59 PM
The specter of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates has been one of the most often cited reasons for the struggles of emerging markets stocks ...
September 02, 2015 3:30 PM
PayPal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: PYPL) is less than three months removed from its separation from eBay Inc (NASDAQ: EBAY), but that has not pr ...
September 02, 2015 2:00 PM
This is another trying year for emerging markets stocks and exchange traded funds. China is a major reason why. Slack commodities demand from the wo ...
September 02, 2015 11:50 AM
The Shanghai Composite, the benchmark equity index for stocks trading on mainland China, has tumbled almost 13 percent over the past month, but that ...
September 02, 2015 7:43 AM
August was not the best of months for stocks and was noted earlier this week, September's reputation is not stellar, either. The S&P 50 ...
September 01, 2015 3:13 PM
August was a dismal month for stocks the world over and that certainly includes European equities. Sliding commodities prices, a suddenly buoyant eu ...
September 01, 2015 2:15 PM
By design, exchange traded funds adhering to buy-write or covered call strategies will be laggards in strong bull markets. That is the price inves ...
September 01, 2015 12:43 PM
The past week has been a brisk one for sell-side analysts updating their views on shares WisdomTree Investments Inc. (NASDAQ: WETF), the fifth-large ...