For investors who have dabbled in commodities in recent years as the growth of the ETF industry has democratized this asset class, natural gas has been one heck of a frustrating bet. Even putting
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Barclays launched six new ETNs last Tuesday (8/10/10) that seek to track a bond’s “yield change” instead of the more traditional “price change” targeted by other bond funds. These ETNs allow
One of the most important factors to consider when analyzing and comparing ETF investment options is the expenses of the fund. The ETF arena now has so many investment options, that many
ETF Securities USA LLC (ETFS) announced a record days trading volume in ETFS Physical Swiss Gold Shares (NYSE:SGOL) of 1.74m shares or approx $208m in dollar value traded. 1.74m shares
Monday’s trading session was quite uneventful and could barely distract me from watching my grass growing. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones indexes closed at a whopping 0.1% plus and minus
The SPDR Gold Trust ETF ETF (NYSE:GLD) closed today above its previous major spike peak high of the 12/2/2009 and 12/3/2009 period. This is significant. Volume was seriously lacking
TheiShares Russell 2000 Index ETF (NYSE:IWM) today had an opening gap down and then a reversal topside for most of the day. The volume today was typically light which is no
“Billionaire investor George Soros in the second quarter stuck with his big bet on gold but slashed his holdings in dozens of major U.S. companies from Verizon Communications to
At Active Trading Partners, we take a different approach to trading than most online services in terms of advising our subscribers. Our methodology revolves around behavioral characteristics
A surge in demand by emerging markets, depletion in inventories and Mother Nature may paint a rosy picture for cotton in the near-term future.
In trading Monday, the ProShares Ultra 20+ Year Treasury (NYSE:UBT) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 4.83% on the day. Also up on the day are the
This year has been a frustrating one for investors, as equity markets came racing out of the gate only to lose steam as much anticipated job creation failed to materialize and much of the developed
Tom Lydon from ETF Trends appeared on CNBC this morning to talk about what lies ahead for the troubled markets in coming months and what his current exchange traded fund (ETF) picks are in
There is a war next door, and our neighbor may be losing. I’m talking about Mexico’s ongoing battle with violent drug gangs. The northern parts of Mexico are becoming lawless, and the drug