Spain’s Sovereign Risk Rises Significantly Amid Catalonia Fiasco (EWP)

From BlackRock: We have updated our BlackRock Sovereign Risk Index (BSRI) rankings, and conflict over Catalonia's independence bid is weighting negatively on some measures of the riskiness of Spanish sovereign debt. Isabelle Mateos y Lago explains.
NYSE:EWP October 27, 2017 6:15am

Spain ETFs Rally As Catalonia Worries Subside (EWP)

From Zacks: Spanish stocks rallied as Catalan leader Puigdemont refrained from declaring independence from Spain. Worries of a political crisis in Europe abated as Catalan president suspended the secession process to enable talks with Madrid.
NYSE:EWP October 16, 2017 6:21am

Spain ETF In Focus Amid Catalan Independence Vote (EWP)

From Tyler Durden: Spain found itself on the verge of a full-blown sovereign crisis on Saturday, after the "rebel region" of Catalonia rejected giving more control to the central government in defiance of authorities in Madrid who are trying to suppress an independence referendum on Oct. 1.
NYSE:EWP September 24, 2017 8:11am

Watching The Spain ETF For A Potential Buy [iShares MSCI Spain Capped ETF]

buy-and-holdMorpheus Trading: After forming a bullish reversal candle on big volume last week, PowerShares Dynamic Building & Construction ETF ($PKB) has cleared the 10-week moving average and the prior week's high, which is a buy signal:
NYSE:EWP February 14, 2014 5:09pm

Country ETFs Showing Relative Strength [iShares MSCI Spain Capped ETF, iShares MSCI Italy Index (ETF)]

technical chart lookMorpheus Trading: Once again tech stocks were relatively strong, with the Nasdaq Composite and Nasdaq 100 posting gains of + 0.5%. The S&P 500 lagged with only a + 0.2% gain, while the Dow Jones barely closed positive on the day at +0.05%.
NYSE:EWI February 11, 2014 2:06pm

Should Investors Consider The Spain ETF? [iShares MSCI Spain Capped ETF, iShares MSCI EMU Index (ETF)]

spainSpain, as one of the largest of the so-called PIIGS members, has been an in-focus economy for quite some time. This is especially true given the country’s extreme level of unemployment
NYSE:EWP January 20, 2014 12:36am

If You Are Waiting For An “Economic Collapse”, Just Look At What Is Happening To Europe

Economy recessionIf you are anxiously awaiting the arrival of the "economic collapse", just open up your eyes and look at what is happening in Europe.  The entire continent is a giant economic mess right now.  Unemployment and poverty levels are setting record highs,
NYSE:EWI January 8, 2014 6:37pm

Global X Launches The First Portugal ETF (PGAL)

global x fundsAlthough debt problems remain across Europe, many securities in the region have performed quite well this year. In fact, broad ETFs tracking the region such as VGK or EZU have added more than 14% YTD, while they have also outperformed
NYSE:EIRL November 14, 2013 4:44pm

Three European ETFs Leading The Recovery

three 3Unlike the fall of 2012, 2013 has seen a definite turnaround in the European economy. The latest economic indicators for the region signal that the economy is slowly picking up.
NYSE:EWI November 1, 2013 3:41pm

3 Bullish ETFs For An Increasingly Optimistic Eurozone

europeJohn Whitefoot: Despite Congress miraculously pulling the U.S. back from the brink of destruction by temporarily raising the debt ceiling and ending the U.S. government shutdown, Americans continue to be a pessimistic bunch. But can you blame us?
NYSE:EWG October 25, 2013 5:32pm

A Closer Look At Recent Strength In The Spain ETF

spainCorey Rosenbloom: If you think the US S&P 500 has been non-stop bullish, have you seen Spain?
NYSE:EWP October 24, 2013 4:40pm

Five Global ETF Investing Trends To Ride Into Year-End

globalRudy Martin: If you ever visit the tracks, you know the home stretch always draws the most cheers.
NYSE:EGPT October 10, 2013 4:54pm

PIIGS ETFs Have Shown An Impressive Turnaround

europeThe U.S. markets continue to rise this year and reached a new all-time high again last month. This is primarily attributable to an improving labor market, solid retail data and a recovering housing
NYSE:EIRL October 7, 2013 10:36pm

Spain ETF (EWP) Looking To Breakout

buyers and sellersMorpheus Trading: Although stocks got off to a strong start last week, last Friday's chop was the third consecutive day of tight-ranged price action for most of the major indices. Total volume levels eased on both exchanges, which is bullish (and to be expected)
NYSE:EWP September 16, 2013 10:13am

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