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The Naughty and Nice List For Retail ETFs

December 18th, 2013

retail etfDavid Trainer: The holiday season is upon us, which means all eyes are going to be on the retail sector for the next few weeks. One-fifth of all retail spending in the U.S. happens during the holidays. For some retailers the period between Thanksgiving and Christmas Read more…

NYSE:PMR, NYSE:RETL, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XRT

Some Strong Trends Are Supporting The Retail Sector ETF

May 6th, 2013

retail-shoppingWhile some investors are growing concerned over the market in the near term, there are definitely still some pockets of growth out there. In particular, investors may want to bank on the retail segment as we approach summer. Read more…

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Retail Sales Data The Biggest Driver For Retail ETFs

April 15th, 2013

retail-shoppingThe recent wave of economic news from the U.S. economy has been rather diceyfor the markets. While the employment picture disappointed, the minutes of the latest FOMC meeting was nothing less than ‘expected.’ Read more…

NYSE:PMR, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XRT

Playing The Retail Sector As Retail Stocks Enjoy A Rally

April 2nd, 2013

retail-shoppingMoney Morning Staff: When screening for good stocks to buy now, you may have noticed this year’s continued climb for retailers. Read more…

NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XRT

How To Play Housing and Retail ETFs After Recent Data (ITB, XHB, RTH, XLP, VDC)

February 25th, 2013

housing-etfsEric Dutram: Just when the housing market was making a comeback, the sector disappointed the market by posting a fall in housing starts for the month January. Housing starts fell by of 8.5% to 890,000 units in January 2013, after a 15.7% surge in December to 973,000 units. Read more…

NYSE:ITB, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XHB, NYSE:XLP

Is It Time To Buy Retail ETFs? (RTH, PMR, XRT, COST, CVS, WAG, AMZN, HD, WMT)

January 26th, 2013

e-commerce retail shopEric Dutram: With rising consumer confidence, steady job growth, recovering housing prices and lowering gas prices, the retail sector is poised to benefit from a broad recovery. Retailers are focusing on several technological improvements, inventory rightsizing, and enhancing Read more…

NYSE:PMR, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XRT

3 ETFs To Watch This Week (RTH, FXI, XLY)

January 14th, 2013

Daniela Pylypczak: The second week of the new year was a rather quiet one on Wall Street, as trading volumes remained relatively low. Lack of optimism among investors coupled with wariness ahead of the start of the fourth quarter’s earnings season remained the main focus, though several economic Read more…

NYSE:FXI, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XLY

3 ETFs To Watch This Week (EWJ, RTH, XHB)

December 26th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: Despite a slew of positive economic reports, Wall Street continued to be under the spell of the seemingly never-ending fiscal cliff negotiations. After several back and forth talks with the President, House Speaker Read more…

NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XHB

Three ETFs To Watch This Week (EWJ, GLD, RTH)

December 10th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: Wall Street was in for some choppy trading last week, as investors weighed the continuing fiscal cliff talks and a slew of important economic reports.  In Washington, House Speaker John Boehner and six other House Republican leaders sent a letter to Obama Read more…

NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:RTH

4 Retail ETFs In Focus Ahead Of Black Friday (XRT, PMR, RTH, RETL)

November 20th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: With the 2012 holiday season just around the corner, the U.S. retail sector is already gearing  up for what could be another make-or-break year for many companies. Many retailers generate significant portions of annual revenues and profit during the holiday Read more…

NYSE:PMR, NYSE:RETL, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XRT

3 ETFs To Watch This Week (EWJ, FXB, RTH)

November 19th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: Bearish momentum continued to be a dominant force on Wall Street last week as investors shifted their focus to fiscal cliff woes and eurozone drama. President Obama reinforced his solution for the United States’ deficit reduction, taking a tough stance and drawing Read more…

NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:FXB, NYSE:RTH

Stock Up On These ETFs As Spending Is Surging (RTH, XLY, FXD)

October 30th, 2012

Neena Mishra: U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 2.0% during the third quarter of 2012, aided by robust consumer spending and housing recovery. Read more…

NYSE:FXD, NYSE:RTH, NYSE:XLY

Three ETFs To Watch This Week (EWG, FXI, RTH)

October 15th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: Sour global growth data combined with a rocky start to this quarter’s earning season left markets down in the dumps during last week’s holiday-shortened trading session. The International Monetary Fund announced that it cut its forecast Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:FXI, NYSE:RTH

Three ETFs To Watch This Week (FXI, RTH, EWG)

October 9th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: Last week was chock-full of economic reports from around the globe, leading to some choppy trading sessions on Wall Street. Spain once again took center stage, as circulating rumors forced Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy to emphasize that his country’s Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:FXI, NYSE:RTH

Three ETFs To Watch This Week (EWJ, LBND, RTH)

September 10th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak: Despite being a holiday-shortened week, there was no shortage of headlines during last week’s up and down session. For the most part, markets saw little to no activity as investors kept a close and cautious eye on the highly anticipated ECB meeting. Read more…

NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:LBND, NYSE:RTH




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