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Best European ETFs To Buy In An Uncertain Market

July 21st, 2014

europeEurope has been the center of most discussions this year. After suffering from the longest recession in decades, European equities started picking up towards the end of last year. However, the going hasn’t been easy for them in 2014, barring Germany, as growth Read more…

NYSE:FEU, NYSE:VGK

18 Signs That The Global Economic Crisis Is Accelerating

July 1st, 2014

economyA lot of people that I talk to these days want to know “when things are going to start happening”.  Well, there are certainly some perilous times on the horizon, but all you have to do is open up your eyes and look to see the global economic crisis unfolding.  Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TNA, NYSE:TZA

What Is Behind The Greek ETF Surge?

June 17th, 2014

greeceThe FTSE Greece 20 ETF (NYSEARCA:GREK) was one of the best performing European ETFs in the past one month gaining on the back of improving fundamentals. The fund returned an impressive 14% as compared to the broader European ETF Read more…

NYSE:GREK, NYSE:VGK

How To Profit From Europe’s Next Great Experiment

June 12th, 2014

europePeter Krauth: European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is desperate. Read more…

NYSE:IXJ, NYSE:VGK

Negative Interest Rates Put These European ETFs In Focus

June 11th, 2014

europeIn the European Central Bank’s latest meeting, they delivered another bout of firepower in their ongoing attempt to get Europe out of its malaise and prevent deflation from creeping back into the picture. Among its latest measures, the ECB announced Read more…

NYSE:EZU, NYSE:HEDJ, NYSE:VGK

QE Hints Or Lack Thereof Key To Thursday’s ECB Statement

June 4th, 2014

europeChris Ciovacco: The European Central Bank has telegraphed most of what will be contained in Thursday’s statement. The wild card, in terms of market reaction, most likely lies in if/how the ECB addresses the subject of quantitative easing. From an investment perspective, Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VGK

The iShares S&P Europe 350 Index (ETF) In Focus (IEV)

May 23rd, 2014

in focus spotlightThe European economy is gradually witnessing broad-based growth. Thanks to reduced debt worries, strong growth in some of the key member nations and solid data, the European economy nicely rebounded from the final quarter of last year. Read more…

NYSE:IEV

Hot Euro Zone ETFs For Summer

May 7th, 2014

europeSweta Killa: The Euro zone is showing speedy recovery in the second quarter despite escalating tension between the European Union and Russia over the latter’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula. Read more…

NYSE:EZU, NYSE:FEU, NYSE:FEZ, NYSE:VGK

Play The Rising Pound With These ETFs

May 4th, 2014

british poundSweta Killa: The year 2014 has so far been lucky for the British currency with the sterling emerging as one of the strong performers among the 10 developed-market currencies tracked by Bloomberg. Read more…

NYSE:FXB, NYSE:GBB

How To Profit As Europe Fires Up The Printing Presses

May 4th, 2014

europePeter Krauth: When Gutenberg introduced the printing press to Europe, he never could have imagined this. Read more…

NYSE:EUO, NYSE:EZU

EU Officially Adopts The Bail-In

April 23rd, 2014

europeAndy Sutton: It has now been more than a year since that fateful weekend in the Mediterranean when everything changed. However, like most of the big changes we’ve seen lately, there is a subtlety afoot that somehow results in few noticing. Read more…

NYSE:IEV, NYSE:VGK

Profit From Russia’s Geopolitical Posturing With These ETFs

April 11th, 2014

etfsGeorge Leong:  The situation in Crimea should be closely monitored as it pertains to Europe and the eurozone. Russia is a major trading partner with the eurozone as well, supplying about 40% of the energy requirements in the area. That is why an escalation in Crimea Read more…

NYSE:ERUS, NYSE:EWG, NYSE:EWQ, NYSE:EWU, NYSE:RSXJ

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 ETFs Crushing Eurozone Competition

March 23rd, 2014

europeSweta Killa: The Euro zone has seen modest GDP growth for another quarter, accelerating 0.3% in Q4, on the heels of rising exports and investments. This marks an improvement from the previous quarter’s Read more…

NYSE:EIRL, NYSE:EWK, NYSE:PGAL

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




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