Are Emerging Markets Rebounding?

From Sweta Killa: After a steep selloff triggered by trade tensions, a strong dollar, China’s economic slowdown, and crisis in Argentina and Turkey, emerging markets regained momentum as investors are betting hugely on their rebound in the coming months. In fact, this has pulled in billions of dollars into emerging market ETFs (read: ETFs to Benefit […]

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Are Emerging Markets A Buy Again, Or A Value Trap?

From Zacks: The year 2018 has so far been pretty upsetting for emerging market (EM) ETFs.The main cause of the EM pain in the first half was the dollar rally, which is why they witnessed the “worst start to a year since the 2013 taper tantrum.” As talks of faster-than-expected Fed rate hikes started doing rounds, […]

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What Sectors In Emerging Markets Will Bounce First?

From Steven Vannelli, CFA: Over the summer, some groups within the global equity market sold off sharply, leading to the current trends of poor performance and weak breadth. Foreign stocks, cyclicals and value-oriented sectors were the hardest hit. From here, we expect better trends from these groups as they have become statistically washed out.