Emerging Market ETFs https://www.benzinga.com/views/taxonomy/term/55 en Hong Kong ETF In Bad Spot As Tensions With China Rise https://www.benzinga.com/news/20/05/16101026/hong-kong-etf-in-bad-spot-as-tensions-with-china-rise <p>The <strong>iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF </strong>(NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/ewh#NYSE">EWH</a>) dipped 4.33% last week and is at its&nbsp;lowest levels since early April as Beijing pushes ahead with new policies that would limit the Special Administrative Region&#39;s&nbsp;autonomy, effectively ending the &ldquo;two systems, one country&rdquo; policy to which investors have been accustomed&nbsp;for over two decades.</p> <h3>What Happened</h3> <p>In a scene reminiscent of the protest that marred the SAR last year, on Sunday, Hong Kong police&nbsp;fired tear gas at pro-democracy demonstrators &mdash; and there&#39;s talk that the White House will impose sanctions against China. Not surprisingly, the move to limit Hong Kong&#39;s autonomy isn&#39;t well-received by investors.</p> <p>&ldquo;Such a move is likely to not only reignite the pro-democracy protests in Hong ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/news/20/05/16101026/hong-kong-etf-in-bad-spot-as-tensions-with-china-rise alt=Hong Kong ETF In Bad Spot As Tensions With China Rise>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> China EWH FXI Hong Kong News Short Ideas Emerging Markets Emerging Market ETFs Politics Global Markets Trading Ideas ETFs General EWH US4642868719 FXI US4642871846 News Short Ideas Emerging Markets Emerging Market ETFs Politics Global Markets Trading Ideas ETFs General Benzinga Mon, 25 May 2020 18:28:29 +0000 ETF Professor 16101026 at https://www.benzinga.com A Bounce For Beaten Up Brazil Could Be A Boon For This Exciting ETF https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16091357/a-bounce-for-beaten-up-brazil-could-be-a-boon-for-this-exciting-etf <p>Sarcastically speaking, congratulations are in order for Brazil, Latin America&#39;s largest economy. At a time of sagging emerging markets equities, stocks there are performing even more poorly. In fact, Brazilian equities are among the worst in the world this year.</p> <h3><strong>What Happened</strong></h3> <p>Don&#39;t look now, well, maybe look, but the MSCI Brazil 25/50 Index is higher by 9.59% over the past week. The Brazilian benchmark jumped more than 4% on Thursday after the country&#39;s central bank said it <a href="https://uk.reuters.com/article/emerging-markets-latam/emerging-markets-brazils-real-jumps-on-central-bank-reassurance-idUKL1N2D31TY" rel="nofollow sponsored">stands ready to support</a> the flailing real currency.</p> <p>Should this rally prove sustainable over the near-term, active traders are sure to find some allure with the <strong>Direxion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 2X Shares </strong>(NYSEARCA: BRZU).</p> <h3><strong>Why It&#39;s Important</strong></h3> <p>BRZU attempts to deliver <a ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16091357/a-bounce-for-beaten-up-brazil-could-be-a-boon-for-this-exciting-etf alt=A Bounce For Beaten Up Brazil Could Be A Boon For This Exciting ETF>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> BRZU direxion Long Ideas News Emerging Markets Emerging Market ETFs Markets Trading Ideas ETFs BRZU Long Ideas News Emerging Markets Emerging Market ETFs Markets Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Fri, 22 May 2020 13:41:03 +0000 ETF Professor 16091357 at https://www.benzinga.com China Delisting Bill Could Put These Geared ETFs Into Gear https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16081776/china-delisting-bill-could-put-these-geared-etfs-into-gear <p>Imagine a world where <strong>Alibaba</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/baba#NYSE">BABA</a>) doesn&#39;t trade in the U.S. If some senators have their way, Chinese stocks would either be booted from U.S. exchanges or subject to significantly more scrutiny.</p> <h3><strong>What Happened</strong></h3> <p>On Wednesday, the Senate easily passed a bill that would forbid the likes of Alibaba, <strong>JD.com</strong> (NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/jd#NASDAQ">JD</a>) and scores of other Chinese companies from listing in the U.S. &ndash; a political push that could put the spotlight on leveraged exchange-traded funds such as the <strong>Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/yinn#NYSE">YINN</a>) and the <strong>Direxion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/yang#NYSE">YANG</a>).</p> <p>The bullish YINN attempts to deliver <a href="https://www.direxion.com/products/direxion-daily-china-bull-3x-etf" rel="nofollow sponsored">triple the daily returns</a> of the FTSE China 50 ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16081776/china-delisting-bill-could-put-these-geared-etfs-into-gear alt=China Delisting Bill Could Put These Geared ETFs Into Gear>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> BABA direxion JD Long Ideas News YANG YINN Short Ideas Emerging Markets Specialty ETFs Emerging Market ETFs Politics Markets Trading Ideas ETFs General YINN YANG BABA JD Long Ideas News Short Ideas Specialty ETFs Emerging Markets Emerging Market ETFs Politics Markets Trading Ideas ETFs General Benzinga Thu, 21 May 2020 12:34:23 +0000 ETF Professor 16081776 at https://www.benzinga.com Why This Adventurous China ETF Is Worth A Look https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16039895/why-this-adventurous-china-etf-is-worth-a-look <p>Broadly speaking, emerging markets a mess this year and the coronavirus is just one reason. What&#39;s interesting about that scenario is that China &ndash; previously the epicenter of the virus &ndash; is outperforming broader developing world benchmarks.</p> <h3><strong>What Happened</strong></h3> <p>For example, the FTSE China 50 Index is performing 700 basis points less poorly this year than the MSCI Emerging Markets Index and while some bearish <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16028572/3-bearish-etfs-to-profit-bullish-counterparts-with-elevated-short-interest">emerging markets ETFs look attractive</a>, the <strong>Direxion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/yinn#NYSE">YINN</a>) could be worth a look for risk-tolerant, short term traders.</p> <p>YINN tries to deliver <a href="http://www.direxion.com/products/direxion-daily-china-bull-3x-etf" rel="nofollow sponsored">triple the daily returns</a> of the aforementioned FTSE China 50 Index, a collection of the largest Chinese companies with Hong Kong listings.</p> <p><strong>Why It&#39;s Important </strong></p> <p>While the following are ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16039895/why-this-adventurous-china-etf-is-worth-a-look alt=Why This Adventurous China ETF Is Worth A Look>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> Dirxion Long Ideas News YANG YINN Emerging Markets Specialty ETFs Emerging Market ETFs Markets Trading Ideas ETFs YINN YANG Long Ideas News Specialty ETFs Emerging Markets Emerging Market ETFs Markets Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Fri, 15 May 2020 14:33:10 +0000 ETF Professor 16039895 at https://www.benzinga.com 3 Bearish ETFs To Profit Bullish Counterparts With Elevated Short Interest https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16028572/3-bearish-etfs-to-profit-bullish-counterparts-with-elevated-short-interest <p>It&#39;s not just stocks that are made for shorting. Plenty of traders tap exchange-traded funds on the bearish side of things and do so for a variety of reasons.</p> <p>In some cases, traders will short ETFs to hedge against long exposure in a particular sector or stocks. In other instances, they&#39;re simply selling short broader market funds as an avenue for betting on downside. As <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/analyst-ratings/analyst-color/20/05/16021952/etf-short-sellers-are-targeting-retail-biotech">S3 Partners data indicate</a>, broader market funds are usually among the most shorted ETFs, but there are some sector and industry plays on the recent lists as well.</p> <p>For traders that want to potentially gain on the downside, drawing inspiration from that the recent batch of most heavily shorted ETFs, here are some ideas to consider.</p> <h3>&nbsp;<strong>Direxion Daily S&amp;P Biotech Bear 3X ...</strong></h3><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/20/05/16028572/3-bearish-etfs-to-profit-bullish-counterparts-with-elevated-short-interest alt=3 Bearish ETFs To Profit Bullish Counterparts With Elevated Short Interest>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> direxion EDZ EEM IWM LABD Long Ideas News Sector ETFs TZA XBI Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Short Ideas Emerging Market ETFs Trading Ideas ETFs EDZ US25459W4823 EEM US4642872349 IWM US4642876555 TZA US25459W1100 XBI US78464A8707 LABD Long Ideas Sector ETFs News Short Ideas Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Emerging Market ETFs Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Thu, 14 May 2020 12:39:50 +0000 ETF Professor 16028572 at https://www.benzinga.com