Why Min Vol International Indexes Focus on the Wrong Factor

From WisdomTree: Of all the smart beta equity factors that have resonated with investors and garnered the most assets, minimum volatility stands out. In the developed international world, the leading minimum volatility (min vol) ETF has garnered almost $9 billion in assets in a relatively short period.
BATS:USMF May 15, 2018 6:18am

The Fastest-Growing ETF So Far In 2018 (USFR)

From WisdomTree: According to a May 2, 2018, article from ETF.com,1 there have been more than 100 exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that have more than doubled their asset totals since the beginning of 2018.
NYSE:USFR May 10, 2018 6:24am

WisdomTree U.S. Multifactor Stock Selection is Back (USMF)

From WisdomTree: When we launched the WisdomTree U.S. Multifactor Fund (USMF) on June 29, 2017, it was difficult for stock pickers to add value.
BATS:USMF May 9, 2018 6:05am

WisdomTree’s Top Performing ETFs Of 2018 So Far (USMF)

From WisdomTree: We are firm believers of full transparency and periodically share our top- and bottom-performing strategies to both uncover market trends and show potential pockets of value.
BATS:USMF April 30, 2018 6:23am

Minimum Volatility Strategies Might Make Sense Now (USMV)

From BlackRock: Kate explains what may constitute the new defense in stocks as rates transition from "lower for longer" to higher at long last.
NYSE:USMV April 13, 2018 6:30am

How To Handle Thinly Traded ETFs (QUS)

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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 go down that road if you must, but you may ultimately regret it in a moment of panic.
BATS:QUS April 12, 2018 6:35am

Is WisdomTree’s Five-Tool Multifactor Strategy Living Up to Its Promise? (USMF)

From WisdomTree: Many investors familiar with the exchange-traded fund (ETF) landscape will agree that multifactor strategies have become a central part of the investment conversation.
BATS:USMF April 10, 2018 5:56am

The Case For Adding Factors To Your Portfolio (MTUM)

From BlackRock: Patrick Nolan talks about how to build a portfolio of factors--and why.
NYSE:MTUM April 3, 2018 6:41am

The High-Yield Cure To Rising Rates (FLTR)

From Contrarian Outlook: The Fed funds rate is 0.25% higher now than it was this time last week. What does this mean for our income investments -- especially our monthly dividend payers?
NYSE:FLTR March 29, 2018 5:18am

Profit From Rising Interest Rates With This ETF (RISE)

From Zacks: Investors seeking momentum may have Sit Rising Rate ETF (RISE - Free Report) on radar now. The fund recently hit a new 52-week high. Shares of RISE are up approximately 9.3% from a 52-week low of $22.59/share.
NYSE:RISE March 23, 2018 6:48am

Why Small-Cap Put Writing Indexes Make Sense (RPUT)

From WisdomTree: Volatility is often a big concern for investors when allocating to risky assets such as small-cap equities. I recently demonstrated how investors can mitigate risk in their small-cap allocations by utilizing strategiessuch as the WisdomTree CBOE Russell 2000 PutWrite Strategy Fund (RPUT).
BATS:RPUT March 14, 2018 6:47am

Reversing Conventional Market-Cap-Weighted Wisdom (RVRS)

Josh Blechman, Director of Capital Markets over at Exponential ETFs brings us an in-depth look at his firm's newest offering, the Reverse Cap Weighted U.S. ETF (RVRS).
BATS:RVRS February 27, 2018 11:59am

WisdomTree: Diversification Is More Important Than Ever In Today’s Markets (WTMF)

From WisdomTree: When building strategic allocations, most investors start with a belief that it is not good to have all your eggs in one basket. But over time, without a proper rebalancing framework, portfolios drift due to momentum and new allocations often incorporate a recency bias (i.e., based on recent performance).
ETF BASIC NEWS February 22, 2018 6:36am

Examining The WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund, Two Years In (DYLS)

From WisdomTree: In December, we passed the two-year anniversary of the WisdomTree Dynamic Long/Short U.S. Equity Fund (DYLS)--an interesting alternative strategy WisdomTree launched at the end of 2015.
BATS:DYLS February 12, 2018 6:23am

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