Mark Scheffler, Founder of Appleton Group Wealth Management, discusses the flexibility of exchange traded funds in today’s Financial Thought Leaders segment. The Investius team caught
Actively-managed ETFs have continued to get attention from both the investing public and the manufacturers of the products that investors put their money in. The buzz generated about the
The energy sector of the market is on fire. Oil recently broke through resistance at $88 a barrel and despite a retracement to that level yesterday, looks poised to go higher in 2010.
Embrace the so-called “reflation trade” over the next few months, Barclays Capital today said in its latest flagship quarterly research publication, Global Outlook: Don’t Fight the Reflation Trade. The report recommends long positions in equities and minimal exposure to government bonds, but cautions
Guggenheim has filed paperwork with the SEC for a “Guggenheim Enhanced Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF.” They did not note a trading symbol or operating expenses in the initial filing.
Accuvest Limited announced that its Global Opportunities Fund has reached its 5 year track record, and has consistently and substantially outperformed the benchmark MSCI All Country World Index, thus demonstrating the promise of an actively managed portfolio of
Small cap and mid-cap stocks and ETFs have been known to be at the forefront of growth during times of economic recoveries, and over the past few months, they have been leaving large caps in
That’s the Investment U motto. And the motto I’m about to share with you today attests to that. How so? Because the most valuable and profound investment lessons often don’t come from
The prospect of a weekend revelation of higher inflation in China is already being priced into stocks in Shanghai. What is amazing is how much chatter on Wall Street this is provoking.
Very quietly, the once-darling of the emerging world has turned into a mess. Between government corruption probes and a lot of profit taking, Mumbai is down 9% in a little over a month.
BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) today announced that the iShares Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) business, the world’s largest ETF manager, has completed the final stage of planned refinements
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with more than $50 billion in franchise assets, announced today the five-year anniversary of
The fixed income ETF space has grown considerably over the past two years, as investors worried about a slowdown in developed markets have bought up bonds despite record low yields.
Over the past 2 weeks we have seen the market sentiment change three times from extreme bullish to bearish and back to bullish as of today. Normally we don’t see the herd (average Joe) switch
Stocks spent most of the day mired in indecisive trading yesterday, causing the major indices to close with mixed results on lighter volume. However, a spurt of buying in the final minutes of