Despite A Recent Bounce, Investors Better Off Avoiding Turkey ETF For Now

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From Zacks: Turkey held a referendum on Sunday, April 16, 2017 per the results of which the powers of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are set to increase manifold.
NYSE:TUR April 21, 2017 8:23am

The Turkey ETF, Up 5%, Outperformed All Other ETFs Today

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The iShares MSCI Turkey Investable Market Index Fund (TUR) outperformed all other non-leveraged, non-inverse exchange traded products in the U.S. today on a percentage basis, producing a +5% one-day return and outperforming the wider markets by a total of 5.62 percentage points.
NYSE:TUR January 30, 2017 5:29pm

The Turkey ETF Continues To Crash Alongside The Lira

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From Tyler Durden: It was another bad day for the Turkish lira, which after plunging 5.8% in the first days of 2017, fell as much as 1.8% in early trading, dropping to a new all time low of 3.78 against the dollar.
NYSE:TUR January 10, 2017 7:55am

Avoid Investing In Turkey This Thanksgiving

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From Zacks: Turkey is in great demand as the bird is the high point of a blessed Thanksgiving dinner. But in the investment world, there’s another Turkey that draws attention during the event. We’re talking about the country named Turkey. Let’s look at the investment odds surrounding this country right now and see why it’s not winning favor.
NYSE:TUR November 23, 2016 12:21pm

Here’s Why the Turkish Markets Deserve a Second Look

turkey-flagAnalyst Peter Kohli takes a closer look at the Turkish markets, and comes away with the impression that Turkey is worthy of U.S. investment dollars.
NYSE:TUR September 26, 2016 5:37pm

S&P Cuts Turkey’s Credit Rating to BB/B with Negative Outlook

turkeyTurkey's largest ETF fell again on Wednesday, following a big downgrade from Standard & Poor's on the country's credit rating.
NYSE:TUR July 20, 2016 12:03pm

Turkish Markets Set for More Losses As Moody’s Considers Downgrade to Junk, WikiLeaks Promises Erdogan Email Dump

turkeyThe Ishares MSCI Turkey Inv Market Index Fd (NYSE:TUR) was falling again early Tuesday, following news that credit ratings giant Moody's was considering downgrading Turkey's rating to junk status.
NYSE:TUR July 19, 2016 8:01am

Turkey ETF Slammed on Heavy Volume After Attempted Coup

turkeyThe Ishares Msci Turkey Inv Market Index Fund (NYSE:TUR) plunged Monday afternoon, following the attempted military coup in Turkey over the weekend.
NYSE:TUR July 18, 2016 3:22pm

Forget BRIC ETFs: Look To VISTA Nations For Better Opportunities (VNM, IDX, EIDO, EZA, TUR)

Eric Dutram: One of the biggest stories in the investing world over the past few years as been the rise of emerging markets. These countries continue to grow at an impressive clip and are in a much better position from a fiscal perspective than their developed market counterparts. Furthermore, the countries
NYSE:EIDO October 25, 2011 2:14pm

Dexia’s “Good” Turkish Bank Is Not For Sale…Yet (EWK, TUR, RSX)

Scott Martin: Turkey has become such a key growth market for embattled Franco-Belgian bank Dexia that management is unwilling to sell at any distressed price — even to motivated buyers from Russia (NYSE:RSX) and elsewhere.
NYSE:EWK October 11, 2011 1:05pm

Turkey’s Lira Shows Winning Ways Against The Dollar (TUR)

Larry Levinson: Turkey’s lira is continuing to climb in world markets, and is the third-best performing currency against the dollar this year.
NYSE:EEM September 21, 2011 3:19pm

ETF Daily News: Tuesday, September 20th ETF Movers

In trading on Tuesday, the iPath Short Extended Russell 2000 TR ETN (NYSE:RTSA) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 4.63% on the day. Also up on the day are the
NYSE:KWT September 20, 2011 5:55pm

Goldman Sachs Is Bullish On Turkey, Brazil (TUR, EWZ, EZU, EEM, EFA, SPY, GS)

Tim Seymour:  Welcome to our world, Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS). Underperformers in the world’s emerging markets are turning into relative outperformers, and there is still time for traders to catch up.
NYSE:EEM September 13, 2011 10:17am

Turkey ETF: Fiat Gets Aggressive In Turkey (TUR)

Tim Seymour:  A recent team-up between Fiat and Turkish car maker Tofas may not generate much in the way of local sales, but it cements the growing role of Turkey as a manufacturer. 
NYSE:TUR August 26, 2011 12:14pm

Global Sell-Off Strategy: Blend Winners and Losers (TUR, EPU, EEM, EWM)

No question, the global stock sell-off has been brutal, hitting high-quality growth markets and weak performers alike. But while global emerging markets as a group, via the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (NYSE:EEM), are down about 12 percent so far in 2011, a few countries are bucking the downtrend and remain in positive territory. Let’s look at why these countries (and the country ETFs that track their markets) are
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