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July 12, 2012 4:14 PM
Commodity-based companies and associated ETFs are critically important as a gauge of economic health and demand, inflation and should be important a ...
June 26, 2012 2:16 PM
There is currently an expanding list of 24 ETFs oriented to the utility and infrastructure sector with more on the way. The following analysis featu ...
June 22, 2012 9:38 PM
Consumer Staples are considered a more conservative and defensive sector. After all, no matter the economic conditions people still need “stuff” ...
June 19, 2012 5:36 PM
The Health Care sector as a more defensive sector overall remains a positive holding in 2012 despite volatility in overall markets. Nevertheless, un ...
June 18, 2012 9:07 AM
There is a consistent mix of global (including U.S.) to international (ex-U.S.) ETFs to consider. Beyond this, most ETFs in this sector have similar ...
June 11, 2012 3:58 PM
It goes without saying that debt troubles in the eurozone have caused sharp declines and high volatility in equities from the region. The problems h ...
June 07, 2012 2:22 PM
This posting features a comprehensive review of the large cap ETF sector. In this category there aren’t many more ETFs than just the 10 we’ve fe ...
June 06, 2012 10:56 AM
There are currently nearly 40 ETFs oriented to the financial sector. The following analysis features a reasonable list of ETF selections. We believe ...
June 04, 2012 2:51 PM
By: David Gillie, ETF Digest There are times when the best way to look at the market is from a distance. Monthly charts filter out the noise and ...
May 30, 2012 3:11 PM
There is currently a shorter list of a dozen ETFs oriented to primarily to global REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) with more on the way no doub ...
May 24, 2012 3:18 PM
  We have to wonder as see markets fading quickly if many REITs had experienced a false spring rally and are now correcting. A recent report s ...
May 23, 2012 7:31 PM
Markets were dominated with the Facebook IPO (NASDAQ: FB) hype this week – an event that can only be compared to Geraldo Rivera's opening of Al Ca ...
May 23, 2012 12:03 PM
In the mid-1980s discoveries in biotechnology were revealed and investors piled-into many new companies like Genentech and Amgen. But the technology ...
May 22, 2012 2:57 PM
With market trends by and large well-correlated within S&P 500 sectors we view each sector separately. Currently all markets are battling a glob ...