Three Reasons The Labor Market Will Continue To Frustrate The Fed

jobsThe Federal Reserve’s decision to delay tapering was heavily influenced by the still tepid nature of the labor market. At first glance, this statement seems at odds with the recent improvement in a number of employment statistics, particularly
NYSE:DIA September 26, 2013 4:35pm

ETF Stats For August 2013 – AUM Drops $49 Billion

etfs etfsRon Rowland: Fourteen new ETFs came to market in August, and one closed.  The net increase of thirteen pushes the listed exchange traded product count above 1,500 for the first time.  The month ended with 1,504 ETPs
NYSE:DIA September 6, 2013 4:14pm

What The Flows Show: Despite Appearances, Risk Appetite On The Rise

money flowingA quick glance at headlines the last few days tell a grim story for ETFs. Numerous articles have reported “record outflows” and investors “fleeing ETFs” and so forth. But despite the dire stories, ETF flows in August were not as bad as they seem

Weak Earnings No Threat To Bull Market Thanks To Federal Reserve

dollar ben bernanke: With the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average continuing to trend steadily higher, many investors are wondering if, after four and a half years, the bull market can continue. After all, the S&P 500 is outpacing profits at the
NYSE:DIA August 29, 2013 12:37pm

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Dissecting The Irrational Enthusiasm For Stocks

buyers and sellersDavid Fabian: The market is designed as a mechanism to humble even the most confident investor. At one point or another, we have all been caught up in the rapid groundswell of enthusiasm that supports any bull market. The fever, the euphoria,
NYSE:DIA August 13, 2013 5:18pm

ETF Deathwatch For August 2013: 57 ETPs With Less Than $2 Million

etfs etfsRon Rowland:  ETF Deathwatch membership rolls declined by five for August and are now at their lowest level in fifteen months.  Eight new names joined the list while thirteen came off.  The count for August stands at 326, consisting of 218 ETFs
NYSE:MONY August 12, 2013 4:41pm

S&P 500 Index and Dow Jones Industrial Average Enters Major Correction Period

market correction bearDavid Banister:  The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) has been on a tear since late 2012 with the S&P 500 bottoming at 1266. The rally though we have been charting out as part of a “Primary wave 3″ uptrend for this Bull market cycle from March 2009

Three Unknown ETFs That Continue To Crush The S&P 500 ETF (SPY)

ETFsThe ETF industry continues to grow exponentially and evolve. Total assets in US listed ETFs are close to $1.5 trillion, while the number of products is more than 1,480 now. However, the industry continues to be top-heavy. 
NYSE:CSD July 15, 2013 4:18pm

Why The Economic Warning Signs Can Actually Be Good News

Wall street: You can relax. Contrary to what you might have heard, the Federal Reserve is not going to stop printing money anytime soon.

Aerial Bombs Ahead Says This Stock Bull

Wall streetYves Lamoureux: We could not have been more ultra bullish on stocks (NYSEARCA:SPY) since the start of the year. We are now concerned, as we had stated, of a fast unwind of leveraged positions. We have correctly called the bond and gold crash.
NYSE:DIA July 12, 2013 2:42pm

Using ETFs To Replace Your Expensive Mutual Funds

ETFsDennis Miller: In a recent issue of Money Forever we looked at when it might be appropriate to consider ETFs as replacements for mutual funds. The reason being that most mutual funds, even “no-load” funds, are filled with high fees and expense ratios
NYSE:SCHD July 10, 2013 3:20pm

Globally ETFs and ETPs Had Outflows Of U.S. $3.98 Billion In June 2013

etfs etfsGlobally ETFs and ETPs had outflows of US$3.98 billion in June 2013, their first net outflows in over two years. Assets invested globally in Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and Exchange Traded Products (ETPs) are at US$2.04 trillion,
NYSE:DIA July 8, 2013 1:12pm

Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs): The Reality Is They Work

etfs etfsThe June swoon in the equity, bond, and commodity markets has just about every pundit weighing in on the price action of exchange-traded funds. I have seen these experts talk about the disconnect between an ETF’s current trading price and its intraday
NYSE:DIA June 28, 2013 3:24pm

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