Get Ready For The Trump Slump With These Defensive ETFs

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From Zacks: The latest streak of gains in the key U.S. indices was as surprising as Trump’s win in the U.S. election. Since Trump’s election win in early November, the S&P 500-based ETF (SPY - Free Report) has added about 6.1%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average-based (DIA - Free Report) has generated about 8.7% while the small-cap representative Russell 2000-based (IWM - Free Report) has advanced about 14.7% (as of January 12, 2017).
NYSE:QDF January 14, 2017 10:36am

Why Focusing On Quality Dividends Matters In This Economy

high-yieldInvestors are increasingly pushing into riskier and riskier assets in order to produce yield from their portfolios. With 10 year Treasury notes yielding just 1.5%, investors are finding some solace in the S&P 500 which is yielding at least a modestly higher 2%. Some dividend focused ETFs are generating yields north of 3%, making them prime targets for income seeking folks.
NYSE:QDF September 1, 2016 2:32pm

3 ETFs With Strong Growth and Income Potential [SPDR S&P Dividend (ETF), WisdomTree LargeCap Dividend Fund (ETF)]

etfsNeena Mishra: Dividend ETFs had seen a lot of interest in the past 2-3 years as investors searched for yield in the ultra-low interest environment. They fell out of favor for some time after the taper talk resulted in interest rates inching higher.
NYSE:DLN April 14, 2014 4:09pm

Three ETFs To Focus On Income Producing Securities

ETFsEven with the return of the taper conversation, stocks have been holding up quite well across the board. However, those that are in the dividend market, who were just starting to see some relief, are probably not too pleased by more
NYSE:FVD November 22, 2013 6:05pm

FlexShares Rolls Out 3 Dividend ETFs (QDF, QDEF, QDYN)

Carolyn Pairitz: Markets continue to swing up with the holiday spending rush, even as a cloud of doubt that is the ‘fiscal cliff’ surrounds trading. As many companies have planned last minute dividends and payouts to decrease their own tax liability, FlexShares is rolling out three unique dividend seeking ETFs for the current income oriented investor.
NYSE:QDEF December 21, 2012 2:32pm

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