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How To Profit From ECB’s Attempts To End Economic Slowdown

March 31st, 2014

europeMoe Zulfiqar: Remember what happened in the U.S. economy when the financial system was about to collapse? The banks weren’t lending to each other, businesses, or even consumers. The U.S. economy was in a deep economic slowdown. Read more…

NYSE:FXE, NYSE:FXP, NYSE:VGK

3 Reasons Why Europe ETFs Deserve A Look

March 19th, 2014

europeAs we enter into the fifth consecutive year of a bull market, my colleague Russ Koesterich encourages investors to maintain their emphasis on stocks. But with volatility in emerging markets and a sense that U.S. equities are no longer cheap, investors Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:EWU, NYSE:EZU, NYSE:IEV, NYSE:VGK

The Best ETF To Play Europe?

February 17th, 2014

europeThe European economy has finally turned around with reduced debt concerns, considerable growth in some key nations like the U.K., Germany and France, a stronger currency and respectable Read more…

NYSE:FEP, NYSE:IEV, NYSE:VGK

ETF To Profit As Eurozone Repeats 2009 Financial Crisis

February 4th, 2014

europeMoe Zulfiqar: When troubles first started in the eurozone years ago, they stemmed from the credit market. The amount of bad loans increased and as a result, banks needed to be bailed out. Greece and Ireland were the first in the eurozone to come under scrutiny, Read more…

NASDAQ:EUFN, NYSE:VGK

Inside The Outperforming Austria ETF

January 23rd, 2014

ETFs2013 was a big year for Europe with the debt-ridden Euro zone coming out of recession in the second quarter.  While most headlines were snatched by big names like Germany, France and Italy, one overlooked nation – Austria – rewarded investors Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:EWL, NYSE:EWO, NYSE:EWU, NYSE:VGK

Should Investors Bet On The Portugal ETF?

January 22nd, 2014

portugalThe European economy finally heaved a sigh of relief last year, with gains of about 25% for the SPDR EURO STOXX 50 (NYSEARCA:FEZ) and 20% for the SPDR STOXX Europe 50 (NYSEARCA:FEU). The main driver of this uptrend was Euro zone’s Read more…

NYSE:IEV, NYSE:PGAL, NYSE:VGK

Should Investors Consider The Spain ETF?

January 20th, 2014

spainSpain, as one of the largest of the so-called PIIGS members, has been an in-focus economy for quite some time. This is especially true given the country’s extreme level of unemployment Read more…

NYSE:EWP, NYSE:EZU, NYSE:VGK

Denmark ETF A Solid Pick Among Europe ETFs

January 17th, 2014

europeThe Euro zone finally emerged from the 18-month long recession last year, but other economic problems still loom large over the region. The economy is now running the risk of stagnation. Read more…

BATS:EDEN, NYSE:VGK

If You Are Waiting For An “Economic Collapse”, Just Look At What Is Happening To Europe

January 8th, 2014

Economy recessionIf you are anxiously awaiting the arrival of the “economic collapse”, just open up your eyes and look at what is happening in Europe.  The entire continent is a giant economic mess right now.  Unemployment and poverty levels are setting record highs, Read more…

NYSE:EWI, NYSE:EWP, NYSE:EWQ, NYSE:GREK, NYSE:VGK

ETFs That Were Popular In 2013

December 24th, 2013

etfs etfs2013 was another good year for the ETF industry, as a ton of new funds hit the market. Total assets under management eclipsed the $1.6 trillion mark as well, further cementing Exchange-Traded Funds as a popular way to achieve broad exposure. Read more…

NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:VGK

3 ETFs To Play The European Recovery

December 23rd, 2013

europeThe European Union (EU) lost its top credit rating from one of the major credit rating agencies – Standard & Poor’s – on Friday on falling creditworthiness, rising tension on budget negotiations and lack of unity among the 28 members. Read more…

NYSE:EZU, NYSE:FEZ, NYSE:VGK

Why These Particular Markets Will Be More Attractive To Investors In 2014

December 17th, 2013

2014John Whitefoot: The U.S. stock market rally has been on a solid run this year, thanks in large part to the Federal Reserve’s $85.0-billion-per-month quantitative easing policy—well, that and some solid economic indicators. Read more…

NYSE:VGK, NYSE:VWO

Bearish Pressure Is Mounting For French Stocks

December 16th, 2013

swiss francMoe Zulfiqar: There’s an investment opportunity in the making at one of the eurozone nations for U.S. investors, and it’s becoming more compelling each passing day. Read more…

NYSE:EWQ, NYSE:VGK

Portugal ETF Gets A Strong Start

December 6th, 2013

portugalGlobal X added another product to its lineup on November 13 with its Portugal ETF. This debut was well received by the market as the country is slowly exiting its bailout program. Further optimism is being laid by the European economy, Read more…

NYSE:PGAL, NYSE:VGK

Three ETFs To Play On A European Rebound

November 27th, 2013

europeThanks to reduced debt worries, strong growth in some of the key members and solid data, the European economy has nicely rebounded over the past couple of months. Though the Euro zone emerged from a long 18-month recession, Read more…

NYSE:EZU, NYSE:FEP, NYSE:FEU, NYSE:VGK




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