Examining The Options In the Buy/Write ETF Space (PBP)

From time to time we have covered the "Buy/Write" strategies that populate the U.S. listed ETF landscape, which typically attract investors whom are looking to supplement their income above and beyond exposure to a long index position with the selling of call options.
NYSE:PBP November 20, 2017 1:24pm

The Case For CEFs Over High-Yield ETFs (PBP)

From Contrarian Outlook: Fee-obsessed investors continue to pile into exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
NYSE:PBP September 12, 2017 8:49am

Covered Call ETFs Sidestep Market Volatility

new etfsDavid Fabian:  Many investors have now transitioned to a lower stock allocation during the midst of this early 2016 decline. In fact, it has likely created a new sense of reality that it may be time to transition to a structure of low volatility to wait out the storm.
NASDAQ:QQQ March 11, 2016 4:37pm

3 Alternative ETF Strategies

etfsLawrence Meyers:  There’s been an explosion of ETF offerings over the past few years, as investors have flocked to the convenience that these securities offer. It is now far easier to invest in a basket of stocks, at much lower prices, than it ever was during the height of the mutual fund era.
NYSE:GURU November 16, 2015 4:33pm

4 Must Own Dividend ETFs [iShares Trust, iShares S&P US Pref Stock Idx Fnd (ETF)]

dividendsLawrence Meyers: Of all the dividend ETFs out there, these 4 are core holdings.
NYSE:CVY July 17, 2014 4:22pm

WisdomTree Launches Japan Interest Rate Strategy ETF

wisdomtreeInvesting in Japan has been very lucrative this year. 'Abenomics' – a reformative initiative introduced by the Prime Minister Shinzo Abe early this year is largely the reason for this boost in optimism.
NASDAQ:JGBB December 27, 2013 2:40pm

Three Covered Call ETFs To Pump Up Your Income

etfsThough the U.S. markets are climbing once again and are hovering around their multi-year highs buoyed by Fed easing policies and improving economy conditions, volatility seems to be crawling back into the market.
NYSE:BWV December 10, 2013 5:36pm

New Horizon Financial Sector Covered Call ETF In Focus

newetf1The U.S. markets are climbing again on growing confidence that the Fed’s monetary stimulus tapering is not likely anytime soon. But this has troubled the financial sector which had benefited from a steeper yield curve as of late.
NYSE:BWV November 20, 2013 5:36pm

Three Safe ETFs To Consider In The Next Government Shutdown

new etfsAt the 11th hour, the U.S. government once again averted disaster. Enough republicans and democrats agreed to both raise the debt ceiling and reopen the government, ending the first government shutdown since the mid 90s, and ending
NYSE:HDGE October 24, 2013 3:48pm

When To Purchase This PowerShares S&P 500 BuyWrite Portfolio ETF (PBP)

ETFsA buy-write strategy primarily aims at outperforming the underlying asset class in a relatively short term horizon. It actually involves having a short term neutral to slightly bearish outlook in the underlying and seeks to earn a decent
NYSE:PBP June 10, 2013 12:20pm

ETPs Turn To Selling Options To Generate Income

etfsBill Luby: Not long after I penned The Options and Volatility ETPs Landscape, Credit Suisse (CS) added another buy-write / covered call ETP to the mix: the Credit Suisse Silver Shares Covered Call ETN (SLVO).
NYSE:PBP May 17, 2013 11:22am

Gold ETFs Meet Covered Calls In Brand New Gold ETN (GLDI, GLD, BWV, PBP)

gold standardEric Dutram: Gold investing has seen a very rocky road over the past few months. The metal was poised to once again beat out the S&P 500 in 2012, but an extremely weak end to the year put a stop to
NYSE:BWV February 10, 2013 11:31pm

Guide To Ten Great ETFs Yielding 7% or More (REM, PBP, NLR, MORT, BDCL, HYLD, SDIV)

Eric Dutram: In this ultra low rate environment, investors seeking current income have duly turned their attention to products that are dividend focused or to those products that pay high
NYSE:KBWD October 30, 2012 3:47pm

New “BuyWrite ETF” Hits The Market (VEGA, PBP, BWV)

Michael Johnston: AdvisorShares added another actively-managed ETF to its lineup this week, rolling out a fund that employs a “covered call” overlay to a global asset allocation strategy. The new STAR Global Buy-Write ETF (NYSEARCA:VEGA)
NYSE:BWV September 18, 2012 3:08pm

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