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David Fabian

Benzinga Staff Writer

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David Fabian is a Managing Partner at FMD Capital Management, a fee-only registered investment advisory firm specializing in exchange-traded funds. He has years of experience constructing actively managed growth and income portfolios using ETFs. David regularly contributes his views on wealth management in his company blog, podcasts, and special reports.
February 18, 2016 3:38 PM
This article is the first in a series co-authored by David Fabian (fmdcapital.com) and Aaron Jackson (jacksonstocks.com). Each week we will be unloc ...
February 04, 2016 4:09 PM
Let me know if any of these narratives sound familiar to you: 2013 Analyst: “We are deeply concerned about the sharply rising 10-Year Treasu ...
February 01, 2016 9:20 PM
In this video series, we take a look at the panic that has gripped the stock market in the first month of 2016. This review includes several key cha ...
February 01, 2016 9:18 PM
It wasn’t that long ago that many were calling an end to the out performance that has persisted for years in the Vanguard Wellesley Income Fun ...
January 25, 2016 7:53 AM
The unprecedented volatility to start the year has brought out nearly every type of expert opinion on the best way to ride out the storm. I have hea ...
January 21, 2016 3:55 PM
A full month has now passed since the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates for the first time since 2006. This development created a far different e ...
January 12, 2016 4:30 PM
The rocky start to 2016 in the major indices has many ETF investors on edge. Some may be looking at the volatility as a buying opportunity, while ot ...
July 24, 2015 3:18 PM
After briefly touching a new intra-day high this week, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE: SPY) fell back below its 50-day moving average and has ...
July 24, 2015 9:34 AM
The transportation sector has been in a sharp decline over the last four months, despite the attractive fundamentals of lower energy costs. This w ...
July 22, 2015 4:02 PM
While the technology sector grapples with earnings disappointments this week, financial stocks have quietly plodded to new 2015 highs. The Select ...
July 22, 2015 1:03 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is one of the most historically significant of all the major market indicators. This bellwether has been in ...
July 20, 2015 7:50 AM
The market will open trading on Monday with momentum on its side after a gain of over 2 percent in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSE: SPY) last week. T ...
July 17, 2015 3:41 PM
Stocks staged a convincing turnaround this week as a proposed deal to bail out Greece gained traction alongside surprisingly upbeat earnings announc ...
July 17, 2015 3:10 PM
In 2012, Van Eck Global launched a new exchange-traded fund designed to take advantage of companies with sustainable competitive advantages. The Mar ...
July 16, 2015 2:31 PM
On Wednesday, the Bank of Canada cut its benchmark interest rate to 0.50 percent in what is the second move by fiscal regulatory to try to stimulat ...
July 14, 2015 3:33 PM
The four-day surge in Google Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDQ: GOOGL) of nearly 9 percent has been a tremendous boost to exchange-traded funds that track I ...
July 12, 2015 3:19 PM
The markets will open trading on Monday with high expectations to build on Friday’s strength. However, stocks will have several obstacles to h ...
July 11, 2015 9:08 AM
The theme of hedging currency risk in the same wrapper as a basket of international stocks is one that WisdomTree has exploited to the fullest. Th ...
July 10, 2015 4:25 PM
This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a whimper. — T.S. Eliot The investment world collectively held its breath this week as China& ...
July 08, 2015 4:33 PM
The selling in Chinese stocks has shown no signs of abatement in recent days, as double digit losses have quickly eroded much of this year’s g ...
July 07, 2015 3:03 PM
On Tuesday, First Trust Portfolios LP announced the debut of a new exchange-traded fund designed to capitalize on the red-hot cyber security industr ...
July 05, 2015 2:21 PM
The upcoming week will once again signal the start to earnings season, which will be kicked off by Alcoa Inc (NYSE: AA) on Wednesday.  The quar ...
July 02, 2015 3:37 PM
The holiday shortened week came to a close on light volume and unenthusiastic price action. Sellers managed to push the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust ( ...
July 01, 2015 4:20 PM
The consumer staples sector is typically known as a stalwart area of the market and so far it has lived up to that reputation in 2015. The Consume ...
June 29, 2015 8:06 AM
The upcoming week will mark the end of the quarter and mid-way point of the year, which may see increased trading volume as portfolio managers look ...
June 27, 2015 7:10 PM
The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSE: SPY) fell half a percent this week as mixed economic data and a slow start to summer trading eroded recent gains.&nb ...
June 26, 2015 11:19 AM
Investors searching for core growth exchange-traded funds have a plethora of choices at their disposal with small variations in fees, index construc ...
June 24, 2015 3:20 PM
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management has quickly made a name for itself with the release of innovative ETFs designed to take advantage of internat ...
June 23, 2015 3:38 PM
ProShares has always been a fund company that isn’t afraid to introduce new products designed to maximize short-term moves in the market. Tw ...
June 21, 2015 10:48 AM
The major indices managed to finish in the green last week despite striking a somber note on Friday. Now the markets will open trading on Monday wit ...