The past five days added more hues to the emerging snapshot of U.S. economic growth that is sluggish and top-heavy, but still rolling forward — kind of like a tank that can’t get out of first gear.
Earlier today the World Economic Forum released its yearly Global Competitiveness Report, which ranks 139 countries in the world on a variety of factors the Forum believes determines the level of
The markets staged a relief rally last week that reflects Wall Street’s attitude about the overall economy. Simply put, investors are saying they can live with slow growth, so long as the U.S. can
As you know, I’m a fan of emerging markets and a big proponent of exchange trades funds (ETFs). They fit together almost perfectly. Today I want to focus on one fast-growing region that is getting
No hunter worth his salt would try to nail a trophy bighorn with a shotgun. It would be equally foolish to try bagging a prize turkey with a rifle shot. The same thinking applies when you’re going after stocks. You have to use the right investment tools to fit your strategy. It sounds simple, but […]
As Asia continues to draw investor attention and witness stellar economic growth, Singapore and the exchange traded funds (ETFs) that track the nation remain attractive and for good reason
Peter Kenny,from Knight Equities and Jim Iuorio, with TJM Institutional Services spoke with CNBC’s Erin Burnett about their ETF picks today. The focus of the story seemed to be on Singapore which is not on every one’s radar right now, although its economy is growing at a rate of more than 20%. The growth is […]