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3 Country ETFs With Huge Gains In 2013

December 18th, 2013

etfsThanks to brightening economic outlook in some parts of the world, the global equity markets have seen t strong rally in 2013, despite tapering concerns. The economic activity in the world’s largest economy is picking up with upbeat economic Read more…

NYSE:DBJP, NYSE:EIRL, NYSE:PGJ

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

7 Emerging Market ETFs With Upside Potential

October 1st, 2013

sevenRudy Martin: Emerging-market stocks were already showing signs of life before this week’s Federal Reserve surprise. Bernanke’s “no-taper” news gave those drought-stricken markets a nice, cold drink. Read more…

NYSE:BRF, NYSE:EPU, NYSE:IDX, NYSE:SCIF, NYSE:VNM

Is Your ‘Mining’ ETF Full Of Bankers In Disguise?

August 2nd, 2013

ETFsRudy Martin: Investors looking for emerging-market exposure often turn to single-country ETFs. The idea makes sense on the surface. Many developing economies revolve around factory or natural resource exports. Read more…

NYSE:ECH, NYSE:EPU, NYSE:EWC, NYSE:EWW

Changes In Switzerland’s Economy Has Created Opportunity

July 16th, 2013

opportunity: Switzerland is at a crossroads. On one hand, the country, long celebrated for its economic growth, saw its exports hit hard in May. That’s not a good long-term indicator for a country whose exports account for 50% of the gross Read more…

NYSE:EWL, NYSE:FXF

Three European Country ETFs Holding Their Ground

June 14th, 2013

europeThe U.S. economy is showing improvements with solid retail and labor data which are suggesting that the consumer is back on track. However, investors are also growing concerned about the possibility of imminent tapering of bond purchase by the Fed. Read more…

BATS:EDEN, NYSE:EIRL, NYSE:EWL

Two Switzerland ETFs To Watch On The China FTA Deal

June 3rd, 2013

switzerlandSwitzerland, unlike many other European economies, has maintained a budget surplus and a credit rating of ‘AAA’. The unemployment rate of the nation is also much lower than the neighboring economies, suggesting that Switzerland has been Read more…

NYSE:EWL, NYSE:FSZ

Three Country ETFs To Avoid In An Oil Slump

May 29th, 2013

countryEven with surging stock prices and more optimism about the global economy, oil has been stuck in a relatively tight range. The commodity has had trouble breaking out to the $100/bbl. level as a strong dollar and general commodity aversion  Read more…

NYSE:NGE, NYSE:NORW, NYSE:RSX

New Zealand and Australia Country ETFs In Focus

April 18th, 2013

new zealandWhen most investors think of developed nations, they usually consider the likes of Canada, ones in Europe, or Japan. However, this leaves out two often-overlooked countries that can provide investors Read more…

NYSE:AUSE, NYSE:ENZL, NYSE:EWA

The Best And Worst Country ETFs Of 2012 (TUR, EPHE, EGPT, THD, EPOL, ARGT, FJP, EWZ)

December 27th, 2012

Carolyn Pairitz: For the first time in years, a U.S. ETF was one of the highest yielding of the year, as Dow Jones US Construction Index Fund (NYSEARCA:ITB) surged ahead of the pack. While home-building in the United States is the Read more…

NYSE:EPHE, NYSE:EPOL, NYSE:EWZ, NYSE:FJP, NYSE:THD, NYSE:TUR

Coming To An ETF Near You: Finland, Small Cap UK Funds From iShares (EWU, GXF, SCIN, GERJ, EWSS, EWHS)

January 21st, 2012

Michael Johnston: iShares, the ETF market leader in the U.S. with more than 200 individual funds across virtually every asset class, will notch another first for the industry later this month when it Read more…

NYSE:EWHS, NYSE:EWSS, NYSE:EWU, NYSE:GERJ, NYSE:GXF, NYSE:SCIN

Emerging Markets Week Ahead: Sentiment Swings Continue (TUR, EWW, EWZ, BZF, FXI, ECH, EZA, EWS)

December 11th, 2011

Joseph Hogue: The coming week may prove relatively light after last week’s volley of meetings and summits. Despite tensions in Russia and a few important CPI reports, the lack of real market movers Read more…

NYSE:BZF, NYSE:ECH, NYSE:EWS, NYSE:EWZ, NYSE:EZA, NYSE:FXI, NYSE:TUR

Country ETF: Is Argentina Headed For Trouble? (YPF, ARGT, BMA, RBS, EEM, VWO)

December 3rd, 2011

Jonathan Yates: A Royal Bank of Scotland (NYSE:RBS) report is warning investors of troubles ahead in Argentina, as the exchanged-traded fund (ETF) for the country (NYSEARCA:ARGT) and major stocks Read more…

NYSE:ARGT, NYSE:EEM, NYSE:VWO

Africa: Fortune Favors The Brave (AFK, EZA, VX, UL, EEM)

October 19th, 2011

Kevin Kerr: Throughout 2011 the markets have been on an incredibly wild ride for investors. And many traders are left scratching their heads as to what to do next in these volatile times. It’s precisely market conditions like these that offer huge opportunities for those who are willing and able to face the fear Read more…

NYSE:AFK, NYSE:EZA

Six (6) Country ETFs With Rock Bottom Unemployment Rates (THD, EWM, EWY, SKOR, VNM, EWS)

September 13th, 2011

Michael Johnston:  Job creation–or the lack thereof–has taken center stage throughout much of the developed world, emerging as one of the most substantial hurdles to economic growth and potential catalysts of a double dip recession. The jobs situation in the U.S. is shaping up to be the central issue Read more…

NYSE:EWM, NYSE:EWS, NYSE:EWY, NYSE:SKOR, NYSE:THD, NYSE:VNM




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