Focus On The Future With ETFs, Not The Past (QUS)

From David Fabian: Some of my favorite posts are spawned from readers asking questions that challenge my thesis in one way or another.  Often, it’s the result of decisions or preferences that don’t conform to their methods of analyzing investments. 
BATS:QUS May 20, 2018 7:19am

Timber ETFs Are On Fire (WOOD)

From David Fabian: I keep up on the global investment marketplace by actively scanning a deluge of charts each week.  My ongoing analysis involves major sectors throughout the stock, bond, and commodity categories.  
BATS:WOOD May 15, 2018 6:09am

How To Handle Thinly Traded ETFs (QUS)

From David Fabian: I’ll confess that I once fell prey to the stigma that you have to avoid thinly traded ETFs at all cost.  They were looked upon like the dark alleys in the seedy part of town.  You can
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BATS:QUS April 12, 2018 6:35am

Focus On These Technicals And Moving Averages For The S&P 500 (SPY)

From David Fabian: Everyone is going to be keying in on a certain trend line on Monday morning and how the market reacts around it.
NYSE:SPY March 26, 2018 6:09am

Why Passive ETFs Aren’t So Passive After All (IVV)

From David Fabian: There is a thought-provoking chart making its way around the investment community this weekend that demonstrates the rise of passive investment vehicles over the last decade.
NYSE:IVV March 5, 2018 6:16am

Contrary To Reports, Bonds Actually Aren’t Crashing (TLT)

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From David Fabian: The inherent fear of rising rates is something that income investors have dealt with through every major market cycle. 
NASDAQ:TLT February 15, 2018 6:25am

What Could Derail The S&P 500 Rally This Year? (SPY)

From David Fabian: As an investment advisor, I’m often asked my opinion on what I think will happen to the market on any given time frame.  It’s one of those things like talking about sports or the weather.
NYSE:SPY January 30, 2018 6:01am

The Biggest Investing Lessons Of 2017 (IVV)

From David Fabian: The end of every calendar year brings about a sense of accomplishment from both a personal and professional standpoint.
NYSE:IVV December 28, 2017 6:46am

The Biggest New ETF Launches of 2017

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From David Fabian: 2017 will easily go down as one of the sturdiest on record for exchange-traded funds. Not only were a multitude of new and exciting funds launched, but fresh heights were achieved in global fund flows to these
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NYSE:IDEV December 13, 2017 6:12am

If You Don’t Know Anything About Bitcoin, Then Stay Away From It (BTC)

From David Fabian: The deluge of investment mania surrounding crypto currencies and Bitcoin in particular is unlike anything I have seen throughout my investment career.
CURRENCY:BTC December 11, 2017 6:19am

Dividend Cut Coming For The DoubleLine Opportunistic Credit Fund? (DBL)

From David Fabian: One of the closed-end funds that seems to be a recurrent favorite on our watch list is the DoubleLine Opportunistic Credit Fund (DBL), run by Jeffrey Gundlach of DoubleLine Capital.
NYSE:DBL November 7, 2017 6:10am

TD Ameritrade Says Goodbye to Commission-Free Vanguard ETFs (VOO)

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From David Fabian: TD Ameritrade roiled the investment community this week when it announced it was shaking up its commission-free ETF lineup across its entire brokerage platform.
NYSE:VOO October 17, 2017 11:32am

New Schwab 1000 Index ETF (SCHK) Offers Ultra-Low Fees

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From David Fabian: This morning I saw the graphic below posted on social media as a marketing tool for the new Schwab 1000 Index ETF (SCHK).
NYSE:SCHK October 13, 2017 6:27am

Can Cheap, Passive Index Funds Beat Active Management? (IVV)

From David Fabian: One of the latest stories making the rounds on social media is that Warren Buffett is willing to wager (once again) that an index fund can beat active management over a 10-year time horizon.
NYSE:IVV October 4, 2017 6:37am

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