Posts Tagged ‘PowerShares Aerospace & Defense Fund’

Why This Defense ETF Remains A Top Pick?

June 26th, 2013

defense stocksThe Aerospace and Defense industry depends largely on the spending pattern of government departments for growth, with the U.S. defense budget having a direct bearing on the sector. While U.S. defense spending has been affected by the Budget Control Act of 2011 Read more…


Dividend Stocks In More Cyclical Industries (ITA, PPA, BA, GD, HON, LLL, LMT, NOC, RTN, COL, UTX)

July 10th, 2012

Nilus Mattive: When it comes to stocks, I don’t try to hide my preference for more defensive types of companies — including utilities, consumer staples, drug makers, and other businesses that don’t need overall economic strength to excel. Read more…


Can Defense ETFs Survive A Spending Slowdown? (PPA, ITA)

September 14th, 2011

Eric Dutram:  Over the past few months, one of the key issues that has been facing the U.S. is the enormous budget deficit and how best to get this debt under control. The U.S. has already lost its prized ‘AAA’ credit rating according to S&P and it appears that others may follow if more steps Read more…


Three ETFs To Watch This Week: (GDX, PPA, EPU, ABX, BA, BVN)

July 25th, 2011

This past week was another wild one for markets as a number of earnings reports combined with debt crises to create a very choppy couple of days. While worries over a debt deal in the U.S. and concerns over a European debt contagion may have weighed on markets, most equities managed to Read more…


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