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Is Citigroup Inc Plan Rejection Trouble For These ETFs?

March 28th, 2014

citigroupSweta Killa: One of the five U.S. banking biggies – Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) – has been hard hit by the rejection of its capital plan by the Fed in the 2014 Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR) stress test. This is the second time in three Read more…

NYSE:IYG, NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:RWW, NYSE:XLF

Financial ETFs To Watch On Volcker Rule Implementation

December 13th, 2013

bankIn the aftermath of the financial crisis of 2008, the government sought to put in a variety of rules in order to prevent such a collapse from ever happening again. At the center of this process was the Dodd-Frank regulations which came into being in 2010. Read more…

NYSE:IAI, NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:PSP

Can Bank ETFs Make A Comeback?

November 25th, 2013

bankThough the financial sector has been one of the star performers so far this year, its growth momentum slackened in Q3 with 9.9% earnings growth. This was in stark contrast to 30% earnings growth seen in Q2 for financial equities. Read more…

NYSE:FAZ, NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:KBWC, NYSE:XLF

America’s Shrinking Deficit: Get Positioned For The Taper

August 14th, 2013

Ben_BernankeETF Base:  The Fed’s bond buying spree is the largest central bank action ever. Its reversal, and eventual exit, will be even bigger. Read more…

NYSE:KBE, NYSE:KBWB

What’s Driving Bank ETFs Higher? SPDR KBW Bank, PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF

February 21st, 2013

bank1Eric Dutram: The financial sector which is said to be the leading indicator of the overall market trend has been lately exhibiting a bullish sentiment. In fact the recent rally in the equity market is mostly attributable to the performance of banking stocks. The possible driver of the strong performance Read more…

NYSE:KBE, NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:PJB

Financial ETFs Set To Rally In Earnings Season (XLF, KBE, KBWB)

January 23rd, 2013

financial banksEric Dutram: After days of discussion on the fiscal cliff finally coming to an end, investors are now turning their attention to the earnings announcements. Leaving aside all technical and basic factors that impact prices of stocks, it is the earnings of companies that have traditionally been impacting stock price movements. Read more…

NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:XLF

Bank ETFs Rocket In 2012 but The Rally Isn’t Over

November 19th, 2012

ETF Base: Investors in banking stocks made out like bandits in 2012 despite worries of a European meltdown, slowly-improving housing market, new regulations, and falling net interest margin. Read more…

NYSE:KBE, NYSE:KBWB

Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C): Financial ETFs In Focus As Vikram Pandit Quits

October 18th, 2012

Eric Dutram: Vikram Pandit led Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) throughout the financial crisis and was a well-known example of how badly things went for many of the big banks during this troubled time. Yet, Citigroup, unlike some of its competitors, just barely survived Read more…

NYSE:IYG, NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:RWW

Banking ETFs 101 (XLF, KBE, PJB, KBWB)

October 18th, 2012

Eric Dutram: The financial sector of the U.S economy has been one of the best performing sectors this year, both in terms of stock market performance as well as quarterly Read more…

NYSE:KBE, NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:PJB, NYSE:XLF

For Financials, Look To These Top Zacks Ranked ETFs (RWW, KBWB, C, JPM, USB, BAC)

September 13th, 2012

Eric Dutram: After enduring overwhelming recessionary shocks during the sub prime crisis of 2008, the financial sector of the U.S economy has recovered quite well. Even though the sector has posted strong numbers for the past two earnings seasons, the current tepid Read more…

NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:RWW

Wednesday’s ETF To Watch: KBW Bank Portfolio (KBWB, JPM, BAC)

July 18th, 2012

Stoyan Bojinov: Back-and-forth trading was the dominant theme yesterday as investors digested Ben Bernanke’s testimony before congress along with quarterly corporate performance results. Selling pressures kicked off the day as anticipation surrounding Read more…

NYSE:KBWB

Tuesday’s ETF To Watch: KBW Bank Portfolio (KBWB, C, WFC, XLF, UYG)

January 17th, 2012

Jared Cummans: With U.S. markets taking a holiday on Martin Luther King Jr. day, today will mark the first reaction to Friday’s downgrade. After market close on Friday, Standard and Poor’s downgraded the debts of nine European countries, including the AAA-rated France and Austria. Read more…

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ETF Strategy: Putting Cash In Your Wallet With ETF Tax-Loss Harvesting (GXC, FXI, SKF, KBE, BAC, KBWB)

December 16th, 2011

Ron Rowland: Exchange traded funds (ETFs) are wonderful for many reasons. And as year-end approaches, I want to remind you of a key strategy using ETFs — because it can put money in your Read more…

NYSE:FXI, NYSE:GXC, NYSE:KBE, NYSE:KBWB, NYSE:SKF




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