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How To Earn Safe 10% Yields With Preferred Shares And Bonds (PFF)

From Contrarian Outlook: No safe bond pays 10% itself, of course. But it is possible to generate double-digit yields from a portfolio of secure bonds.
ETF BASIC NEWS January 10, 2018 6:02am

What Lies Ahead For Treasury ETFs? (IEF)

From Zacks: A lot has been happening in Washington D.C. lately. There have been developments in the tax reform. The political landscape is changing. Moreover, the U.S. economy has been posting strong economic data.
ETF BASIC NEWS December 21, 2017 6:05am

A Blockchain ETF Is Coming Soon From Reality Shares

From Zacks: Bitcoin has been soaring this year; up about 1,600% year to date. But many market experts and regulators have warned investors about bitcoin, some even calling it a speculative bubble.
ETF BASIC NEWS December 15, 2017 6:38am

The Biggest & Safest Monthly High Yield Dividends To Buy For 2017

From Contrarian Outlook: If you make just one New Year's resolution this year, make it this: buy monthly dividend stocks. Today I'm going to give you 3 that should be at the top of your list.
ETF BASIC NEWS December 12, 2017 6:12am

Is It Possible To Find Safe 10% Yielders For 2018? (SZC)

From Contrarian Outlook: If you're a contrarian investor, you know that the market loves to overreact--and that mass hysteria can hand you some nice profits.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 28, 2017 6:19am

Don’t Forget About Preferred Stock Funds (PFF)

From Contrarian Outlook: There's a storm brewing for closed-end funds, but it'll be over by Christmas. And with a quick hand, you and I can profit from it.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 9, 2017 9:34am

How To Diversify Your Investment Income Stream (PFF)

From BlackRock: Income can play a role in your portfolio no matter where you are in your investment journey.
ETF BASIC NEWS November 2, 2017 7:40am

Have We Seen Peak Home Price Growth This Cycle? (ITB)

From Bryce Coward, CFA: The rise in home prices from the trough in 2009 has added $8tn to home values, pushing the value of homes to a level surpassing the 2006 peak (chart 1).
BATS:ITB October 21, 2017 6:49am

These High-Yield Closed-End Funds Are On Sale Right Now (BST)

How To Benchmark Smart Beta ETFs (USMV)

From BlackRock: We know how to evaluate core funds against an index. Now, let's see how to set benchmarks for smart beta funds.
ETF BASIC NEWS October 17, 2017 10:44am

Defense Stocks Fall, Despite Rising North Korea Risks (ITA)

From Zacks: Shares of companies with ties to U.S. defense spending, including Lockheed Martin (LMT) and Boeing (BA), fell on Monday despite newly intensified rhetoric from North Korea regarding the possibility of war with the U.S.
ETF BASIC NEWS September 26, 2017 6:35am

Aerospace & Defense ETFs In Focus As North Korea Situation Escalates (ITA)

From Zacks: Geopolitical risks have been rising as North Korea refuses to stop its threats. Moreover, with countries expanding their weapons system, defense stocks have been rallying lately.
ETF BASIC NEWS September 15, 2017 5:56am

Can The Massive Treasury Rally Continue Through End Of Year? (SHY)

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From WisdomTree: As we put "pen to paper" for this blog post, U.S. Treasury (UST) 10-Year yields have fallen to levels not seen since right after Election Day. An obvious question comes to mind: Can this declining trend be sustained through Q4, and if so, where are the buyers going to come from?

U.S. Treasury Bond Outlook Is Murky At Best (IEF)

From Zacks: U.S. Treasury yields fell to post-election lows, driving Treasury prices higher, as rising geopolitical risks made investors shift to safe haven investments. Remember that bond prices and yields move inverse to each other.
ETF BASIC NEWS August 31, 2017 6:36am

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