After Weak Procter & Gamble Co Earnings, How Are Consumer ETFs Looking?

ETFsOne of the most famous names in the consumer products world – Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) – let investors down on January 27, 2015 by missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate for both earnings and sales in second-quarter fiscal 2015 — for the second successive quarter.
NYSE:IYK January 30, 2015 4:48pm

The Procter & Gamble Company Earnings Lift Consumer Staples ETFs [Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (ETF)]

new etfsOne of the most famous names in the consumer products world – Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) – reported a mixed-bag fourth-quarter 2014 on August 1, before the opening bell with earnings surpassing the estimate and the top line missing by a whisker.
NYSE:IYK August 4, 2014 3:16pm

ETF Impact On Coca-Cola Company and PepsiCo, Inc. Earnings [Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (ETF)]

market outlookThe low-carb craze may be in the best interest of a lot of people, but it is the worst nightmare for the many in the beverage industry. The rising health consciousness has been a drag for cola giants for quite some time now. Still, two cola as well as food behemoths
NYSE:IYK July 28, 2014 11:57am

Consumer ETFs Get A Boost On Strong Beverage Stock Earnings [PepsiCo, Inc., The Coca-Cola Company]

retail-shoppingSluggish trend of carbonated beverages in the wake of rising health consciousness has been a dampener for cola giants in recent times. Still, two cola as well as food bellwethers – Coca Cola Co. (NYSE:KO) and PepsiCo (NYSE:PEP) –drew investors’ attention
NYSE:IYK April 22, 2014 5:14pm

Consumer ETFs Slip On The Coca-Cola Company Earnings [Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF]

ETFsThings are hardly falling into place for The Coca-Cola Company (KO). Yesterday, Coca Cola reported a downbeat fourth-quarter 2013 with earnings matching the estimate and the top line missing by a moderate margin. In addition, the performance
NYSE:IYK February 19, 2014 5:22pm

The Procter & Gamble Company Earnings Put Consumer ETFs In Focus [Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (ETF)]

ETF SpotlightLast week, Procter & Gamble (PG) reported a mixed bag second quarter 2014 with earnings surpassing the estimate by a penny and the top line missing by a whisker. In addition, the retention of full fiscal 2014 outlook also failed to arouse optimism among investors.
NYSE:IYK January 28, 2014 4:48pm

The Procter & Gamble Company (PG) Earnings Drag Down Consumer ETFs

inflationEarnings season has been pretty mixed overall, with most companies reporting estimates that were in line with expectations. In fact, in the earnings season to date, total profits are up 2.9%while revenues
NYSE:IYK April 28, 2013 8:58pm

Why Consumer Staples ETFs Make Sense? (XLP, PG, HSY, KO, RAI, KFT, SBUX, VDC, IYK, FXG, PBJ)

Sam Subramanian: As economic uncertainty heightens, investors prefer stocks of companies that enjoy stable demand for their products like food, beverages, toothpaste or soap. It is not surprising that the consumer staples companies are performing well.
NYSE:FXG September 26, 2012 4:05pm

The Comprehensive Guide To Consumer Staples ETFs (PBJ, PSL, ECON, IYK, FXG, KXI, VDC, XLP)

Eric Dutram: With the entire U.S. equity market in the doldrums, it has been a rough time to be a stock investor. However, a few of the defensive sectors have been able to hold up better than most, including the traditional safe havens such as consumer staples, health care, and utilities.
NYSE:ECON May 30, 2012 2:58pm

Thursday’s ETF To Watch: Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index Fund (IYK, MCD, PM, MO, SPY)

Jared Cummans: As earnings season draws to a close, investors will soon be forced to face international affairs head on. For the time being, earnings reports from companies like McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) and other blue chip firms have done well to keep our minds off of the looming debt crisis that has
NYSE:IYK February 9, 2012 2:10pm

Real Estate ETFs: Should You Dump Your REITs Now? (IYR, REK)

Mike Larson:  Right here in Money and Markets — in May 2007 — I issued one of my most important and prescient warnings ever. I proclaimed the multi-year run in the real estate investment trusts, or REITs, over. And I told you … in no uncertain terms … to dump every last
NYSE:IYK June 17, 2011 12:57pm

Behind The Numbers: Retail Sales

Russ Koesterich:  On Tuesday, the Commerce Department said retail sales in May fell less than expected. If you look behind the numbers, however, the new retail data clearly shows a deceleration in consumption.
NYSE:IYK June 15, 2011 3:05pm

Three ETFs To Watch This Week: (IYK, IAK, FXB)

Wall Street managed to march higher early last week, however, domestic equities settled into range-bound trading for the remainder of the period given a lack of upbeat economic news and
NYSE:FXB February 7, 2011 11:38am

Thursday’s ETF To Watch: Consumer Goods Index Fund (IYK)

As a variety of bailout related programs are paid back, some are beginning to believe that the American economy is finally in recovery mode thanks to tame inflation levels and optimism from
NYSE:IYK November 18, 2010 11:42am

Get Free Updates

Join over 50,000 investors who get the latest news from!

Most Popular

From Our Partners

Explore More from

Free Daily Newsletter

Get daily ETF insights from our market experts. Never miss another important market development again! respects your privacy.

Best ETFs

We've rated and ranked nearly 2,000 ETFs and ETNs using our proprietary SMART Grade system.

View Top Rated ETFs

Best Categories

We've ranked dozens of ETF categories based on relative performance.

Best ETF Categories