Richard Kang is the Chief Investment Officer and Director of Research at Emerging Global Advisors, LLC, the only ETF issuer to focus exclusively on products offering exposure to emerging markets.
PowerShares will begin trading its new “PowerShares DB 3x Japanese Govt Bond Futures Exchange Traded Note” (NYSE:JGBT) Wednesday, March 23, 2011. The PowerShares DB 3x Japanese Govt Bond Futures Exchange Traded Note are the first exchange traded products to provide investors with
Domestic equities took a breather on Tuesday, following three days of stellar gains. The Dow Jones Industrial Average struggled to make further headway during the day’s trading session,
PowerShares will begin trading its new “PowerShares DB Japanese Govt Bond Futures Exchange Traded Notes” (NYSE:JGBL) Wednesday, March 23, 2011. The PowerShares DB Japanese Govt Bond Futures Exchange Traded Notes are the first exchange traded products to provide investors with
Stocks sold off marginally on Tuesday amidst light trade. In a reversal of yesterday’s action, mid-cap and small-cap stocks led the decline. The S&P MidCap 400 and the small-cap Russell 2000 fell
Thomas Carreno: The Russell 2000 index during the recent ‘earthquake’ correction has held up surprisingly well. During the midst of the correction I had eyed the Russell 2000 several times
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) has announced, at the request of the sponsor, NASDAQ OMX® will change the equity symbols for ten PowerShares Exchange-Traded Funds
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), announced today that the ticker symbol for PowerShares QQQ (NASDAQ:QQQQ) will be
“Trader and author Dan Dicker says ETFs using futures to attempt to track commodity prices are “among the worst investments on the planet,” and he urges retail investors to stay clear.”
Unrest in the Middle East usually means supply-side problems for oil, and the current month-long conflict raging in Libya is no exception.
Thomas Carreno: The relative strength of silver futures relative to gold is quite amazing to watch in recent months. The current tape action of silver futures and the iShares Silver ETF (NYSE:SLV)
In trading on Tuesday, the iPath Global Carbon ETN (NYSE:GRN) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 11.21% on the day. Also up on the day are the
Van Eck Global has filed paperwork with the SEC for a “Market Vectors Fixed Income Closed-End Fund ETF.” The Market Vectors Fixed Income Closed-End Fund ETF (the “Fund”) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Market Vectors
As the ETF industry has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years, advisors are finding themselves with more options than ever before. While choices for achieving certain types of
David Fry From ETF Digest goes into detail on some popular natural gas ETFs discussing the iPath Natural Gas ETN (NYSE:GAZ), First Trust Revere Natural Gas ETF (NYSE:FCG), and the U.S. Natural