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Why Investors Should Consider The Italy ETF

November 26th, 2013

italyWhile Germany and France had a head start in the Eurozone recovery, Italy was not far behind. Though Italy is yet to come out of the recession, economists and the Italian Government are optimistic that the Eurozone’s third largest economy Read more…

NYSE:EWI, NYSE:VGK

Better ETF Choices For Investors Playing Europe

November 25th, 2013

europeShares of European companies have moved back on track lately, as more optimism has been seen in this crucial market. Reduced debt worries and stronger growth in some key members Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:FXE

ETFs To Play The Investment Opportunities In Europe

November 22nd, 2013

europe: Recently, European Central Bank (ECB) policymaker Jens Weidmann said the strategy of printing money was not the solution to the eurozone crisis. (Source: Carrel, P., “Printing money not the way out of crisis: ECB’s Weidmann,” Read more…

BATS:EWGS, BATS:EWUS, NYSE:DFE, NYSE:EWG, NYSE:VGK

Will Europe Follow The Same Trajectory As The U.S.?

November 18th, 2013

europeEurope (NYSEARCA:VGK) was hit hard by the Great Recession and the sovereign debt crisis — more so than the U.S. Unlike Europe, the U.S. didn’t suffer through a double-dip recession. Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:FXE, NYSE:FXP, NYSE:IEV, NYSE:VGK

Is Europe Making A Comeback?

November 13th, 2013

europeA battered Eurozone seems to be on a slow road to recovery. Spain finally emerged from its two-year recession in the third quarter, and this summer marked the first time in three years that the Eurozone didn’t suffer from a financial crisis. Read more…

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

What The New Record-Low ECB Interest Rate Means For U.S. Investors

November 12th, 2013

europeSasha Cekerevac: Of all the central banks around the world, the European Central Bank (ECB) has rarely surprised markets by making monetary policy adjustments without some hints to the market first. Read more…

NYSE:FXE, NYSE:VGK

Economic “Growth” In Eurozone A Hoax?

November 8th, 2013

europeSasha Cekerevac: Most readers, I’m sure, are aware of how weak the eurozone has been over the past few years. That area has had essentially no economic growth at all for quite some time. Read more…

NYSE:VGK

Five Reasons Not To Ignore Europe

November 8th, 2013

europeRudy Martin: Have you ever done something completely opposite from your instincts? I did a while ago, with surprising results. Read more…

NYSE:FEZ, NYSE:VGK

The Economic Depression In Europe Just Keeps Getting Deeper

November 1st, 2013

europeThe unemployment rate in the eurozone is higher than it has ever been before.  This week we learned that eurozone unemployment came in at an all-time high of 12.2 percent for September.  Back in January 2012, it was sitting at just 10.4 percentRead more…

NYSE:IEV, NYSE:VGK

3 Bullish ETFs For An Increasingly Optimistic Eurozone

October 25th, 2013

europeJohn Whitefoot: Despite Congress miraculously pulling the U.S. back from the brink of destruction by temporarily raising the debt ceiling and ending the U.S. government shutdown, Americans continue to be a pessimistic bunch. But can you blame us? Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:EWP, NYSE:VGK

A Closer Look At Recent Strength In The Spain ETF

October 24th, 2013

spainCorey Rosenbloom: If you think the US S&P 500 has been non-stop bullish, have you seen Spain? Read more…

NYSE:EWP, NYSE:VGK

Why Investors Should Consider Switzerland ETFs

October 9th, 2013

switzerlandEurope has rebounded quite well and is now performing remarkably on rising consumer confidence, declining unemployment rates, rising exports, firmer currency, less concerns on debt levels as well as improving manufacturing and service sectors. Read more…

NYSE:EWL, NYSE:FSZ, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VGK

The Economic Slowdown Is Far From Over For Europe

September 25th, 2013

europe: On Sunday, we saw the results of the election in Germany (NYSEARCA:EWG), the powerhouse of the eurozone. Angela Merkel won again. Her re-election sent a wave of optimism through Europe (NYSEARCA:VGK). Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:FXE, NYSE:IEV, NYSE:VGK

3 ETFs To Play The Rebound In Europe

September 23rd, 2013

europeFor years, investors were down on European investments, choosing instead to focus on the domestic market for exposure. You can’t blame anyone for this approach either, as the continent was struggling with major issues regarding debt Read more…

NYSE:DFE, NYSE:EWU, NYSE:FEP, NYSE:FXE, NYSE:VGK

Wall Street Faces Huge Risks Ahead

September 17th, 2013

Wall streetJames DiGeorgia: A U.S. strike on Syria is off the table, at least for now, but Wall Street still faces some BIG RISKS this month — and potentially a very dark October if it doesn’t face them head-on now. Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SPY




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