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Why This Smart Grid Infrastructure ETF Is A Top Pick

November 11th, 2013

electric grid etfThe utilities sector is known for its non-cyclical nature. We hardly find utility shares garnering massive gains, but the sector is the darling of risk-averse investors thanks to their regulated nature of operations and steady return to shareholders. Read more…

NASDAQ:GRID, NYSE:IDU, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

3 ETFs To Protect Your Portfolio

November 7th, 2013

new etfsThanks to the last-minute deal and a string of earnings beat, the stock  market is once again hitting multi-year highs. The surprise taper delay by the Fed in September and growing speculation of continued ‘taper hold’ at least for the near Read more…

NYSE:RHS, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLV

Quick Investor Guide To Utility ETFs

November 6th, 2013

etfs etfsUtility services play a vital role in a nation’s economic progress as cheap and abundant supply of power keeps the wheels of development rolling. With development comes the need for more power, as cities expand, and the use of new gadgets increases. Read more…

NYSE:IDU, NYSE:RYU, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

ProShares Files For Infrastructure ETF (IMLP, XLU, VPU)

January 11th, 2013

Stoyan Bojinov: The first full trading week of the new year has shaped out to be fairly tame considering the very bullish start in 2013. With no major economic data releases to digest this week investors have turned their attention to corporate earnings, and Alcoa has kicked off the season on an upbeat note. Read more…

NYSE:IMLP, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

Why It May Be Time To Play Utility Sector ETFs For The Long-Haul

November 29th, 2012

Eric Dutram: Although investors now have a firmer grip on the political picture, and with China and Europe seemingly staving off a crisis for now, many thought that gains would Read more…

NYSE:IDU, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

Utility ETFs Offer Intriguing Opportunity (XLU, VPU, IDU)

November 26th, 2012

ETF Base: Utility companies are back in the headlines as investors reconsider their preference for dividend-paying equities with uncertain tax policy coming in 2012. Key utility sector indexes are off more than 6% in the last month while forward yields look compelling for conservative investors. Read more…

NYSE:IDU, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

Top Ranked Utility ETFs In Focus (VPU, IDU)

November 2nd, 2012

Eric Dutram: The U.S. economy is showing clear signs of recovery, and while the pace of recovery is very slow, the economic situation here is much better compared to most other developed economies. . As a result, the year has also seen broader U.S. stock market gain, Read more…

NYSE:IDU, NYSE:VPU

Comprehensive Guide To Utility ETF Investing (XLU, VPU, IDU, FUI, RYU, FXU, PUI)

May 14th, 2012

Eric Dutram: Despite recent market turmoil, 2012 has been a good year for the stock markets so far. After a dismal performance of the broader markets in the previous fiscal year, we finally seem to be treading along the paths of economic recovery, at least in the U.S. Read more…

NYSE:FUI, NYSE:FXU, NYSE:IDU, NYSE:RYU, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

ETF Laggards Struggling In 2012 (GLDX, GDX, GWO, XLU, FUI, VPU)

March 26th, 2012

Daniela Pylypczak:  With the first quarter of 2012 coming to a close, investors have witnessed equity and commodity markets skyrocket as Wall Street continues to indulge their risky appetites. Stocks steamed ahead into the new year, with the Nasdaq and Dow Jones pushing into post-crisis, record breaking Read more…

NYSE:FUI, NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GLDX, NYSE:GWO, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

10 Equity ETFs That Surged In 2011; And Might Do The Same In 2012 (SPY, FDL, FXG, XLP, REZ, VQT, VPU, BBH)

December 27th, 2011

Michael Johnston: This time last year, investors were generally thrilled with the performances of their portfolios, which had continued to bounce back nicely from the devastating recession that hit in 2008. Unfortunately, few are feeling the same sense of accomplishment as 2011 draws to a close; this Read more…

AMEX:BHH, NYSE:FDL, NYSE:FXG, NYSE:MLPI, NYSE:VQT, NYSE:XLP




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