Is Obamacare A Wealth Generator? [WellPoint Inc(NYSE:WLP)]

ObamaCareWellPoint Inc(NYSE:WLP), the largest provider of Blue Cross Blue Shield in the country, was thought to be a goner when Obamacare came into being. And there were a couple of missteps along the way that drove home that idea for the
NYSE:FXH June 17, 2014 11:34am

ETFs To Watch As Obamacare Hits Deadline [PowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals(ETF), SPDR S&P Biotech (ETF)]

healthcare-etfsDespite the rocky start and a plethora of technical issues, the Affordable Care Act (often known as Obamacare) saw a surge in enrollment in the final days of its first year program. More than 6 million Americans (as of March 27) have signed
NYSE:FXH March 31, 2014 5:09pm

A Look At Performance Chasing and Beta Rotation [PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II, Health Care SPDR (ETF), iShares Trust]

investDavid Fabian: There is no doubt that the last 5 years have been good to stock investors as the bull market has reached new heights of exuberance.  Whether you believe that the rally is Fed stimulated or a true reflection of economic prosperity is a hotly
NYSE:DIA March 26, 2014 4:07pm

How Healthcare ETFs Can Strengthen Your Portfolio [Health Care SPDR (ETF), iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (ETF)]

healthcare-etfsDavid Fabian: Healthcare has been on a major hot streak for well over a year now.  The combination of our aging population and strong demand for medical services has boosted the prices of healthcare stocks
NASDAQ:IBB February 17, 2014 10:43pm

Top Ranked Healthcare ETFs In Focus [Health Care SPDR (ETF), iShares Dow Jones US Healthcare (ETF)]

healthcare1Healthcare has been one of the top performing sectors of 2013 and this trend is likely to continue this year. This is largely thanks to the robust performances by major drug companies
NYSE:FXH February 5, 2014 11:37am

3 Great ETFs To Buy This Earnings Season (XHB, ITB, PEJ, FXH)

ETFsEric Dutram: Earnings season is once again upon us, and this time, it looks to especially drive the market. That is because China and Europe are clearly in a muddle through phase, while our next politically-induced crisis, the debt ceiling debate, is still about a month away, suggesting
NYSE:FXH January 17, 2013 3:04pm

Top Ranked Healthcare ETF In Focus: First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX ETF (FXH, XLY, XLV, XLF)

Eric Dutram: With the Healthcare sector being one of the most defensive sectors in the U.S. market, it has attracted investors’ attention during this climate of global economic
ETF BASIC NEWS December 7, 2012 12:07am

ETF Picks For 3 Of The World’s Most Innovative Companies

Daniela Pylypczak: When it comes to the world of exchange-traded products, there are virtually no limits as to how investors can choose to play nearly every corner of the market. From compelling quant-based methodologies to hyper-targeted sector funds, there is an ETF
NASDAQ:PNQI November 14, 2012 1:52pm

Look For A Possible Buy Entry In The First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX ETF (FXH)

In a Holiday shortened session, stocks closed higher yesterday. All five major indices closed near session highs. The light volume rally was led by a 1.3% on the small-cap Russell 2000 and a 1.2% gain on the S&P MidCap 400. The Nasdaq tacked on a solid
NYSE:FXH July 5, 2012 9:53am

Forget Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Find Some Intuitive Surgical (ISRG, IHI)

Stoyan Bojinov: Few companies can generate buzz comparable to the euphoria radiating from beloved consumer electronics giant Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). This industry bellwether stole the headlines in the first few month of 2012, and for good reasons to. Shares of Apple
NYSE:FXH May 23, 2012 1:30pm

Health-Care ETFs: Are Healthcare Stocks Still A Good Bet For 2012 (XLV, VHT, IYH, IXJ, FXH, XLU)

Ron Rowland: The final numbers are in, and 2011 was officially a “flat” year for the S&P 500. Without dividends, the large-cap stock index was actually down a fraction. With dividends, it gained only 2.1
NYSE:FXH January 13, 2012 12:15am

A Healthy Portfolio: The Future Looks Bright For Healthcare ETFs (VHT, FXH, PFE, MRK, JNJ, ABT)

John Nyaradi: Health care was hot last week with Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA: XLV) registering a 2.65% gain for the week and iShares Dow Jones Health Care Select Sector Index
NYSE:FXH November 13, 2011 11:07pm

A List Of The Top Ten Healthcare Sector ETFs (XLV, IYH, PPH, IBB, XBI, FBT, FXH, IHF)

David Fry:  Our goal in this profile is to help investors wade through the many competing ETF offerings available. Using our long experience as an ETF publication, and nearly 40 years in the investment business, we can help select those ETFs that matter and may or may not be repetitive.
NASDAQ:IBB July 19, 2011 4:57pm

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