An Inside Look at the Two Cheapest ETFs on the Market

PenniesToday we performed a simple screen on the U.S. listed ETF landscape based on “Lowest Expense Ratio,” generating the “cheapest ETFs” listed. The results may surprise some folks.
NYSE:SCHB October 7, 2016 1:45pm

Charles Schwab Corp Announces 401(k) Program Built For ETFs

schwabOne of the biggest roadblocks to wider use of exchange-traded funds has been their absence from 401(k) programs. After all, total assets in 401(k)s are approaching $4 trillion, representing close to one-fifth of all U.S. retirement dollars.
NYSE:SCHB February 11, 2014 4:53pm

Schwab ETFs Report Zero Capital Gains Distributions In 2013

schwab2Charles Schwab Investment Management announced today that there will be no capital gains distributions in 2013 by any of the 21 exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the Schwab ETF™ family.
NYSE:SCHB December 17, 2013 1:58pm

4 Schwab ETFs Win Morningstar ETF Category Awards In Investor Class

schwabCharles Schwab Investment Management, Inc. (CSIM) announced today that four Schwab Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) have received top honors from Morningstar, Inc. for providing the
NYSE:SCHB October 6, 2013 10:49pm

Dow Jones Industrial Average: Do Stocks Have 2007-Like Problems?

bearbull21Chris Ciovacco: After seeing stocks drop over 50% in both the 2000-2003 and 2007-2009 bear markets, investors are understandably hesitant to redeploy their hard-earned money back into stocks. Given the up and down nature of the markets
NASDAQ:QQQ August 5, 2013 2:16pm

10 Bullets Aimed at the Heart of Mutual Funds (NYSE:SCHX, NYSE:SCHB, NYSE:SCHZ, NYSE:VOO, NYSE:VOO)

Wouldn't it be great to be a mutual fund executive? What could be better than sitting on a pile of money that pretty much sticks with you through up and down markets, churning out a steady cash flow? According to the Investment Company
NYSE:SCHB December 3, 2012 12:28pm

Does Dollar Cost Averaging With ETFs Work? (VTI, IYY, SCHB)

Eric Dutram: Sometimes, the behavior and scope of capital markets goes beyond conventional research and financial logic. This is one of the major reasons for huge volatility witnessed
NYSE:IYY November 11, 2012 9:56pm

New SPDRs Debut: Positive Momentum And Low Valuation (SCHB, VLU, MMTM)

Michael Johnston: State Street became the latest ETF firm to launch factor-based equity ETFs this week, rolling out a pair of funds that will segment the universe of large, mid,
NYSE:MMTM November 1, 2012 11:21pm

Charles Schwab Slashes Fees On Entire ETF Lineup (SCHB, SCHX)

Eric Dutram: Charles Schwab has long been a big player in the investment market with its wide variety of investing services and online trading system. In the last few years, the company has taken to expanding its focus on exchange-traded funds, offering a diversified
NYSE:SCHB October 4, 2012 3:58pm

Schwab Slashes Expenses; Now Offers Cheapest Dividend ETF

Michael Johnston: Charles Schwab continued the ETF industry’s downward pressure on fees by announcing last week that it is drastically reducing the expense ratios charged by several of its exchange-traded products. Schwab, which pioneered the concept of commission-free trading for ETFs
NYSE:SCHB September 26, 2012 2:55pm

Investor Guide To The Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI, AAPL, MSFT, GE, IBM, XOM)

Stoyan Bojinov: Cheap and easy diversification are two staples of the exchange-traded product structure, which have helped make this the preferred investment vehicle
NYSE:IWV September 24, 2012 11:22pm

The Ultimate Guide To Total Market ETFs (IYY, IWV, TMW, VTI, SCHB)

Eric Dutram: After posting double digit returns for the first quarter in fiscal 2012, the U.S stock markets could not extend their gains further in the second quarter. The weak global economic condition added to the woes of the investors, triggering massive
NYSE:IWV July 25, 2012 1:50pm

ETF Investing: A Quick Guide To The 25 Cheapest ETFs (VOO, SCHB, VTI, IVV, BND, VEA, FMM, VV, SCHF)

Eric Dutram: There are several factors that influence the decision of selecting an ETF for investment. Such factors include the past performance, holdings, sector exposure and concentration. Beyond these examples, expenses can also play an important role in the decision making process as well.
NYSE:BND May 29, 2012 2:04pm

Five Of The Lowest Cost Exchange Traded Funds – ETFs On The Market (FLG, FMU, VOO, SCHB, VTI, TUZ)

ETF Base: Exchange-traded funds have commoditized broad allocation strategies. As exchange-traded funds require only a modest amount of overhead and competition intensifies, fund fees plunge with each passing day.

NYSE:FLG March 12, 2012 12:19pm

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