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Russell 2000 Index: Keep Your Eye On This Lesser-Known Index

July 23rd, 2013

eyebrows: A positive bias remains to current stock market action. Earnings are still modest, but for the most part, many are positive. Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:TNA, NYSE:TZA

We Are Seeing A Bearish Divergence In Small Cap Stocks

April 3rd, 2013

sellbuyThe large-cap Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) and benchmark S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX) continue to push higher, and both indexes closed at fresh, multi-year highs yesterday. However, we are now seeing bearish divergence in small cap stocks Read more…

NYSE:IWM

How To Supercharge Your Portfolio With The Russell 2000 Index (RWM, IWM, INDEXRUSSELL:RUT)

January 29th, 2013

investingGeorge Leong: Small-cap stocks will be a key driver of the broader market should the U.S. and global economies continue to improve. In 2012, small-cap stocks trailed only the technology sector as far as performance. The Russell 2000 advanced the most in December. Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:RWM

Why The Real Dow Jones Industrial Index Is Worth 8,800 Right Now (INDEXDJX:.DJI, INDEXSP:.INX)

September 28th, 2012

Martin Hutchinson: What I have to say today might shock you. But by all historical valuation metrics, the Dow Jones Industrial Index is worth 8,800.  Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY

QE3: Is The Federal Reserve Panicking?

September 14th, 2012

Jeff Harding: Here is the Fed Open Market Committee’s announcement of November 25, 2008 announcing the implementation of QE1, a $600 billion bond purchase program: Read more…

NASDAQ:QQQ, NYSE:DIA, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY

Looking For A Potential Swing Trade Buy Entry In The Ultra Russell 2000 ETF (INDEXRUSSELL:RUT, IWM, UWM)

September 5th, 2012

After opening near the flat line yesterday, stocks sold off in the morning, but afternoon buying interest enabled the main stock market indexes to reverse back up. By the closing bell, major divergence in the broad market caused the major indices to finish Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:UWM

3 Indexes To Watch As We Head Into The Fall (AAPL, GOOG, INDEXRUSSELL:RUT, INDEXDJX:DJT)

August 21st, 2012

Mike Larson: Has this been one roller-coaster summer or what? Back in April and May, it looked like the economy was falling apart, the euro was going to come unglued, and stocks were going to plunge. Sentiment was extremely bearish and volatility was jumping. Read more…

NYSE:RWM

Have Small Cap ETFs Bottomed Yet? (IWM, TNA, TZA)

May 23rd, 2012

David Banister: The IWM ETF represents the Russell 2000 small cap growth index. This ETF peaked at 84.66 this spring and has fallen in the the 74′s before the recent two day bounce. What we are looking at is a possible 5 wave rally from October into March Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:TNA, NYSE:TZA

Monitoring Long Term Resistance In The Russell 2000 Index (IWM, TNA, TZA, UWM, TWM, INDEXRUSSELL:RUT)

March 20th, 2012

Corey Rosenbloom:  While the NASDAQ recently crested above both its 2011 and 2007 (before the recession) high, the Russell 2000 – an index mainly of small-cap stocks – struggles to overcome its key long-term resistance level. Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:TNA, NYSE:TWM, NYSE:TZA, NYSE:UWM

Under The Hood Of The New Russell Large Cap, Small Cap Dividend ETFs (HDIV, DIVS)

March 16th, 2012

Michael Johnston:  Russell rolled out two more products to add to its rapidly expanding suite of ETFs this week, launching two funds that specifically target stocks with high dividend yields. The Russell High Dividend Yield ETF (NYSEARCA:HDIV) will target components of the Russell 1000 that exhibit Read more…

NYSE:DIVS, NYSE:HDIV

If Russell Index Loses Support Expect A 3 to 5 Percent Correction In The Broad Market (IWM, TZA, DIA, SPY)

March 1st, 2012

Stocks ended the session lower as trade surged. All five major indices closed in the red with the small-cap Russell 2000 (NYSEArca:IWM) leading the decline. By the closing bell the Russell had shed 1.6% and is now in danger of losing a critical support at 811. The Nasdaq (NASDAQ:QQQ) shed 0.7%, Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TZA

ProShares Launches First Single Inverse ETFs on China, Real Estate and Basic Materials Indexes Expands Nation’s Only Lineup of Single Inverse Equity and Fixed Income ETFs To 14

March 18th, 2010

ProFunds Group, the world’s largest manager of leveraged and inverse funds,1 announced today that it is launching the first ETFs offering single inverse exposure to equity indexes on China, the U.S. Real Estate and the Read more…

NYSE:DDG, NYSE:DOG, NYSE:EFZ, NYSE:EUM, NYSE:MYY, NYSE:PSQ, NYSE:REK, NYSE:RWM, NYSE:SBB, NYSE:SBM, NYSE:SEF, NYSE:SH, NYSE:TBF, NYSE:YXI

Investors Are Taking Profits In The Small Cap ETF’s

November 16th, 2009

take-profits“Investors are pulling money out of small-cap exchange-traded funds as the group shows signs of weakening, and that could spell trouble for the U.S. market Read more…

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