Trump-Fueled Financials Rally Is Lining Wealthy Bank CEOs’ Pockets

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From Brad Hoppmann: Donald Trump is still a week away from becoming the 45th president of the United States. Yet that hasn’t stopped him from making CEO stock options great again.
NYSE:VFH January 14, 2017 8:03am

Financial ETFs In Focus On Rising Rates Buzz [SPDR KBW Regional Banking (ETF), Vanguard Financials ETF]

bank1The stock market saw one of its worst sell-offs this year on Tuesday as investors feared that the Fed may begin normalizing its monetary policy long after six years, sooner than previously expected.
NYSE:IAK March 11, 2015 5:33pm

Financial ETFs To Watch On Bank Earnings [Bank of America Corp, Citigroup Inc, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co.]

financial banksThe financial sector, which accounts for around one-fifth of the S&P 500 index, had an outstanding 2013.  An improved asset market and sound balance sheet primarily helped the sector regain its ground lost five years bank in recession.
NYSE:IYG May 6, 2014 4:05pm

Reasons To Be Bullish On Financial ETFs

financial banksThe financial sector is one of the best performers this year thanks to a reviving banking sector in the U.S. In fact, the recent rally in the equity market was mostly supported by financial stocks.
NYSE:IYG October 21, 2013 5:30pm

Reasons To Be Bullish On The Vanguard Financials ETF

bankAfter an extremely rough phase in the financial crisis, the financial sector has come back strong and has been on a bull run since late 2012. In fact, the recent rally in the equity market was mostly thanks to the performance of the financial stocks.
NYSE:VFH October 11, 2013 3:21pm

Three ETFs For Excellent Dividend Growth

dividends1Dividend stocks and ETFs have been extremely popular with investors in the current environment of rock-bottom interest rates. Not only do these stocks and ETFs provide nice current income but they also have much better capital appreciation
NASDAQ:DGRW June 11, 2013 12:09pm

Preferred Stock ETF Investing: A Complete Guide For Investors (CNPF, IPFF, PFF, PGF, PGX, PSK, VFH, IYF)

Eric Dutram: The world thrives on innovation. With the growth and advent of technology, each day marks new developments and creates something useful for mankind. Talking about innovation and

NYSE:CNPF April 29, 2012 12:48pm

Three Intriguing Alternatives To Popular ETFs (SPY, RSP, XLF, VFH, FXI, ECNS)

Jared Cummans:  As the ETF industry has maintained its strong growth, investors have grown increasingly comfortable with establishing exposure to various markets utilizing the exchange-traded structure. Now, with 1,300+ funds in the space, there is an ETF for almost any investment
NYSE:ECNS July 29, 2011 3:07pm

Financials Consolidate Their Position Among Top Trending ETFs (FAS, IYG, RKH, UYG, VFH, XLF, IYF)

Back on December 11 I wrote that, to my surprise, the financial sector seemed to be staging a real comeback. At that time I pointed out that the ETF Trend Performance Report indicated that a
NYSE:FAS January 7, 2011 1:19pm

3 ETFs Influenced By The Fed’s New Round Of Stress Tests (XLF, IYF, VFH, C, BAC, WFC, JPM)

In an attempt to ensure that US financial institutions are financially stable, the Federal Reserve recently announced a new round of stress tests, influencing the Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund
NYSE:IYF November 17, 2010 6:20pm

Ten Commandments Of ETF Investing (USO, SPY, FAS, IWB, FXE, IVV, XLF, VFH, BRF, EWZ, BXDD, FZB, EU, ERO, RSP, RWL)

As ETFs have burst on to the scene in recent years and worked their way into the investing mainstream, the number of products available and complexity of exposure offered has increased
NYSE:BRF October 21, 2010 11:16am

Financial ETFs May Be Hit By Slim Bank Profits (XLF, IYF, VFH, KBE, JPM, WFC, BAC)

Nearly two years after the unfolding of the global financial crisis, U.S. financial companies are struggling to grow revenue streams and are witnessing increased operating costs, resulting in
NYSE:IYF October 15, 2010 4:30pm

5 ETFs Influenced By Global Banking Regulations (IXG, IPF, AXFN, XLF, VFH, HSBA, BRK.B, RY, SAN, BAC, WFC, GS, AXP, USB)

Recently, global regulators pushed through increased world banking regulations which will force financial institutions to increase reserves protecting against unexpected losses, with the effects
NASDAQ:AXFN September 13, 2010 1:30pm

Getting The Most Of Your Bet On Financials With These ETFs (FAZ, FAS, SKF, SEF, XLF, VFH, IYF, UYG)

"Leverage can do remarkable things. With enough leverage, a 20% return can be transmuted into 100%. Of course, in the math world whatever is given can also be taken away. Plenty of investors
NYSE:FAS September 8, 2010 11:55am

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