ETF To Watch As AT&T Inc. Seeks To Buy DIRECTV

etfsAfter reporting encouraging results for the first quarter, leading wireless provider AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) is looking to purchase satellite TV provider DirecTV (NASDAQ:DTV).
NYSE:PBS May 19, 2014 3:38pm

Consumer ETFs In Focus On The Walt Disney Company Report [Consumer Discretionary SPDR (ETF)]

etfsOne of the largest global entertainment companies, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS), has reported impressive results for its fiscal second quarter 2014. Thanks to the stunning success of its blockbuster animated film "Frozen", the company’s profits
NYSE:PBS May 9, 2014 12:45pm

Why I Am Neutral on Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)

netflixFor video streaming giant Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), the first quarter has played out with all the intrigue of a House of Cardsepisode. And while it’s not yet clear how the year’s events will affect Netflix’s long-term business, what is clear is
NYSE:FDN March 10, 2014 11:33am

ETFs To Watch On Comcast Corporation and Time Warner Inc Deal

deal handshakeWhile continued sluggishness in retail and job growth data lately cast ominous clouds over the health of the U.S. consumer discretionary sector, the recently signed deal between Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. 
NYSE:IYC February 18, 2014 5:00pm

Best Performing Consumer ETFs This Holiday Season

new etfsDespite the weak start and six less shopping days, the 2013 U.S. holiday season – touted the most crucial since the 2008 recession –turned out stronger than most analysts’ expectation. This is largely thanks to huge discounts, increased promotional
NASDAQ:PSCD December 30, 2013 5:27pm

Media ETF Leading The Consumer Sector Higher

etfs etfsThe media industry has been performing remarkably well and is leading the broad consumer space this year thanks to the new age of entertainment, technological evolution, digital applications, online advertising and changing consumer habits.
NYSE:PBS December 20, 2013 2:56pm

3 ETFs To Watch On The Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Share Buyback Plan

market outlookThis year, dividend distribution and buybacks have been the high points in the corporate space. The trend is evident from Goldman Sachs’ comment that the “S&P 500 companies are buying back more than 3% of market cap, 2x the pace from the 1990s,
NASDAQ:PNQI November 22, 2013 4:53pm

Yahoo! Inc.(YHOO): Can They Keep Their Users Happy?

yahoo apple: Somebody needs to tell Yahoo! Inc.(NASDAQ:YHOO) that change isn’t always good. It’s a lesson most tech companies, including Facebook Inc(NASDAQ:FB) and Apple Inc.(NASDAQ:AAPL) – not to mention
NASDAQ:PNQI October 21, 2013 10:47am

Facebook Inc(FB): Twitter IPO Won’t Be Like Facebook Fiasco

twitterAs a father of two with twins on the way, Ironfire Capital founder Eric Jackson is to be forgiven for having babies on the brain. Where others look at their portfolio and see stocks, Jackson sees a small family of positions he's hoping to
NYSE:FPX October 8, 2013 10:54am

PowerShares Dynamic Media ETF Is Showing Technical Strength

sellbuyMorpheus Trading: We continue to see strength in top ETFs and stocks, with solid participation among many sectors. While the financials and homebuilders have slowed down a bit, there is certainly enough leadership left to push the market higher for a few months.
NYSE:PBS September 26, 2013 10:44am

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Game Changer

investingDavid Mamos: For over a year now former Google all-star Marissa Mayer has been at the helm of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) and has managed to steer the ship in one focused direction.
NYSE:PBS September 18, 2013 11:53am

Why The Media ETF Makes Sense Right Now

mediaETF Base: Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) may be this year’s best performer as a provider of internet TV, but investors are seeing impressive gains in media as a whole.
NYSE:PBS April 28, 2013 11:39pm

Play A Consumer Recovery With These Discretionary ETFs (PBS, PEJ, BJK)

Eric Dutram:  Although gas prices continue to threaten the economy, many consumers are beginning to feel more optimistic about their state of affairs. Household consumer confidence has risen sharply in the past few months while jobless claims are starting to trend below 380,000 on a weekly basis,

NYSE:BJK April 24, 2012 3:58pm

Beyond XLY: Considering Consumer Discretionary ETFs (FXD, PSCD, RCD, VCR, BJK, PBS, PEJ, AXDI, IPD)

Michael Johnston: Though the year is still very young, 2012 has gotten off to a promising start for investors. Major stock indexes have generally climbed higher throughout the first few weeks thanks
NYSE:FXD January 30, 2012 11:16pm

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