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Can Rate Hikes Save These Emerging Market ETFs?

February 11th, 2014

percent rateThe going was extremely tough for emerging market currencies in 2013 with the WisdomTree Emerging Currency Fund (CEW) shedding about 6% of its value. Steeper decline had been noticed in some currencies like Indian rupee (down 12.6%), Turkish lira Read more…

NYSE:CEW, NYSE:EPI, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:TUR

How To Profit From The Economic Turmoil In Emerging Markets

February 7th, 2014

emerging marketsJohn Whitefoot: The long-expected hit to the emerging markets is finally upon us. The fact that the emerging markets are taking a beating isn’t a total surprise; on the other hand, everyone running for the exits is. Read more…

NYSE:EZA, NYSE:IEMG, NYSE:TUR

Is The Worst Over For These Emerging Market ETFs?

February 5th, 2014

new etfsU.S. markets haven’t exactly been holding up well to start 2014. Concerns about jobs and the taper have hit American securities, and led to a bit of a sell-off to open up the year. Read more…

NYSE:EPI, NYSE:EWZ, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:TUR

Watching Two Key Emerging Markets Currencies

August 29th, 2013

market outlookBill Luby:  With Syria and the Fed grabbing most of the headlines in the last few days, I wonder how many people have emerging markets currencies at the top of their list of concerns. I am guessing few are poring over the likes of India (EPI), Indonesia (EIDO), Read more…

NYSE:BZF, NYSE:EWZ, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:ICN, NYSE:THD

Three Emerging Market ETFs To Avoid

July 23rd, 2013

three 3Emerging markets, once the engine of global growth, have been hit hard this year due to feeble demand, lower commodity prices, and struggling currencies.   Read more…

NYSE:BKF, NYSE:EEM, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:GAF, NYSE:VWO

Investors Should Stay Away From The South Africa ETF

May 24th, 2013

south-africa1The global financial turmoil severely tested the mettle of many a developing economy. While many proved their resilience, others were stretched considerably to survive the crisis. In this context, volatility in the financial and commodity Read more…

NYSE:EZA

UBS GEM Fund Flows: Investors Shun GEM Funds

April 26th, 2013

money flow: Despite the small recovery in emerging markets in the last week, flows are trading hard, especially the whimsical ETF flows.  ETFs (aka the marginal buyer) have averaged $-1.1 billion on average last 4 weeks. Read more…

NYSE:EIDO, NYSE:EPHE, NYSE:EPI, NYSE:EZA

Quick Guide To Investing In Africa ETFs (EZA, AFK, EGPT, EIS, SZR, GAF, MES, GULF)

December 6th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: When it comes to diversifying a portfolio, many investors turn toward emerging market equities for their lucrative potentials. And while BRIC and other popular Asian nations are usually investors’ top picks to achieve this key exposure, investors may benefit Read more…

NYSE:AFK, NYSE:EGPT, NYSE:EIS, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:SZR

A Deeper Look at South Africa’s Commodity Industry (EZA, AU, RIO, BHP, GFI, HMY, SSL)

November 7th, 2012

Stephen Simpson: South Africa is the largest economy of Africa, and it accounts for almost one-quarter of the continent’s GDP. The path to this status has not been an easy one, however, as the country languished under sanctions in the 1980s tied to the government’s apartheid policies. Read more…

NYSE:EZA

South Africa Opportunities For Investors (EZA, GM, TM, RDS.B)

October 9th, 2012

Tim Seymour: Emerging markets have been one the best places for market participants to find investment opportunities in equities, especially in the retail and banking sectors.  In particular in South Africa (NYSEARCA:EZA), firms in these industries have historically been bullet proof; Read more…

NYSE:EZA

What South Africa Means To The Platinum Market (PGM, PPLT, PTM, LPLT, EZA)

October 2nd, 2012

Tony Daltorio: Platinum generally receives less attention from investors than other precious metals, but it is rarer than gold or silver. The metal’s physical characteristics have made it important for a wide variety of industrial applications. Its resistance to corrosion, for example, Read more…

NYSE:EZA, NYSE:LPLT, NYSE:PGM, NYSE:PPLT, NYSE:PTM

Time To Exit South Africa ETF? (EZA)

August 20th, 2012

Neena Mishra: Recent violence at a platinum mine in South Africa, which resulted in 34 deaths and scores of injuries, left the country in shock and the investors spooked. The incident actually hits at larger socioeconomic problems that the country faces and the risks Read more…

NYSE:EZA

ETF Daily News: Tuesday, July 31st ETF Movers

July 31st, 2012

In trading on Tuesday, the First Trust South Korea AlphaDEX (NYSEARCA:FKO) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 6.90% on the day. Also up on the day is the Read more…

NASDAQ:PSTL, NYSE:CHIM, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:FKO

What Are CIVETS, and Why Are They Important? (GXG, IDX, VNM, EGPT, TUR, EZA)

June 29th, 2012

Slok Carpenter: What are CIVETS anyway? A Goldman Sachs economist coined the term BRIC ten years ago describing the four big emerging markets he predicted would drive global economic growth: Brazil, Russia, India and China. Read more…

NYSE:EGPT, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:GXG, NYSE:IDX, NYSE:TUR, NYSE:VNM

The Global Slowdown Is Hitting Emerging Market Currencies (EZA, UUP, SZR, FXI, VGK)

June 25th, 2012

Jack Crooks: Back in late February I gave you an easy way to consider investing in emerging market (EM) currencies. Effectively, it comes down to: Follow the stock market of the local EM that interests you, and the currency will almost always follow. Read more…

NYSE:EZA, NYSE:FXI, NYSE:SZR, NYSE:UUP, NYSE:VGK




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