Avoid Investing In Turkey This Thanksgiving

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From Zacks: Turkey is in great demand as the bird is the high point of a blessed Thanksgiving dinner. But in the investment world, there’s another Turkey that draws attention during the event. We’re talking about the country named Turkey. Let’s look at the investment odds surrounding this country right now and see why it’s not winning favor.
NYSE:TUR November 23, 2016 12:21pm

Here’s Why the Turkish Markets Deserve a Second Look

turkey-flagAnalyst Peter Kohli takes a closer look at the Turkish markets, and comes away with the impression that Turkey is worthy of U.S. investment dollars.
NYSE:TUR September 26, 2016 5:37pm

S&P Cuts Turkey’s Credit Rating to BB/B with Negative Outlook

turkeyTurkey's largest ETF fell again on Wednesday, following a big downgrade from Standard & Poor's on the country's credit rating.
NYSE:TUR July 20, 2016 12:03pm

Turkish Markets Set for More Losses As Moody’s Considers Downgrade to Junk, WikiLeaks Promises Erdogan Email Dump

turkeyThe Ishares MSCI Turkey Inv Market Index Fd (NYSE:TUR) was falling again early Tuesday, following news that credit ratings giant Moody's was considering downgrading Turkey's rating to junk status.
NYSE:TUR July 19, 2016 8:01am

Turkey ETF Slammed on Heavy Volume After Attempted Coup

turkeyThe Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fund (NYSE:TUR) plunged Monday afternoon, following the attempted military coup in Turkey over the weekend.
NYSE:TUR July 18, 2016 3:22pm

Turkey ETF In Focus On Weak Growth And Political Tensions [Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd]

turkeyThere seems to be no respite for iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (NYSEARCA:TUR) – the sole ETF focusing on politically torn Turkey. The fund has been bleeding for the past two months and in fact has been the worst performing fund
NYSE:TUR September 30, 2014 5:06pm

Turkey ETF In Focus On Political Worries [Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd]

turkeyTurkey – a member among the Fragile Five group of emerging nations – seems to be quite sensitive to internal as well as external shocks.
NYSE:TUR July 11, 2014 4:48pm

Country ETFs To Avoid On Oil Price Spike [Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd]

oil etfsSweta Killa: Crude oil prices have been rising over the past few months and are now hovering above the triple-digit mark thanks to geopolitical tensions in the Middle East. A strained relation between the West and Russia for invading Ukraine as well as uncontrollable 
NASDAQ:INDY July 2, 2014 3:58pm

Can The Turkey ETF Make New 2014 Highs? [Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd]

turkeyThe year 2014 has proven lucky for the Turkey ETF, which has added about 19% so far in the time frame. First, election euphoria and then some market-friendly measures helped the fund to take one lap after another this year. Turkey is scheduled for a key national election this August.
NYSE:TUR June 5, 2014 4:35pm

Can The Turkey ETF Continue To Rally? [Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd]

turkeyTurkey ETF was the best performing country ETF in 2012 with a stupendous 63% return courtesy of its ability to remain largely unscathed to the events in the Euro zone. But this massive improvement
NYSE:TUR April 27, 2014 9:01pm

Can Rate Hikes Save These Emerging Market ETFs? [Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd, iShares MSCI South Africa Index (ETF)]

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
NYSE:CEW February 11, 2014 3:45pm

How To Profit From The Economic Turmoil In Emerging Markets [iShares MSCI South Africa Index (ETF), Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd]

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.
NYSE:EZA February 7, 2014 3:17pm

Is The Worst Over For These Emerging Market ETFs? [iShares MSCI South Africa Index (ETF), WisdomTree India Earnings Fund (ETF)]

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.
NYSE:EPI February 5, 2014 4:43pm

3 Emerging Market ETFs In A Slump [Global X Funds, Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fd]

new etfsAlthough emerging markets showed some strength to start the year, last couple of weeks have witnessed extremely rough trading by them. Many in the developing world have seen losses in excess of 5% in just the past week alone, with some losing
NYSE:ARGT February 4, 2014 4:55pm

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