Is South Africa Finally Ready To Breakout? (EZA)

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From Dana Lyons: The South African stock market is attempting a long-awaited breakout from its 3-year consolidation.
NYSE:EZA August 9, 2017 6:27am

Investors Should Stay Away From The South Africa ETF

south-africa1The global financial turmoil severely tested the mettle of many a developing economy. While many proved their resilience, others were stretched considerably to survive the crisis. In this context, volatility in the financial and commodity
NYSE:EZA May 24, 2013 1:36pm

UBS GEM Fund Flows: Investors Shun GEM Funds

money flow: Despite the small recovery in emerging markets in the last week, flows are trading hard, especially the whimsical ETF flows.  ETFs (aka the marginal buyer) have averaged $-1.1 billion on average last 4 weeks.
NYSE:EIDO April 26, 2013 3:33pm

Quick Guide To Investing In Africa ETFs (EZA, AFK, EGPT, EIS, SZR, GAF, MES, GULF)

Daniela Pylypczak: When it comes to diversifying a portfolio, many investors turn toward emerging market equities for their lucrative potentials. And while BRIC and other popular Asian nations are usually investors’ top picks to achieve this key exposure, investors may benefit
NYSE:AFK December 6, 2012 12:32pm

A Deeper Look at South Africa’s Commodity Industry (EZA, AU, RIO, BHP, GFI, HMY, SSL)

Stephen Simpson: South Africa is the largest economy of Africa, and it accounts for almost one-quarter of the continent’s GDP. The path to this status has not been an easy one, however, as the country languished under sanctions in the 1980s tied to the government’s apartheid policies.
NYSE:EZA November 7, 2012 3:03pm

What South Africa Means To The Platinum Market (PGM, PPLT, PTM, LPLT, EZA)

Tony Daltorio: Platinum generally receives less attention from investors than other precious metals, but it is rarer than gold or silver. The metal’s physical characteristics have made it important for a wide variety of industrial applications. Its resistance to corrosion, for example,
NYSE:EZA October 2, 2012 10:34am

What Are CIVETS, and Why Are They Important? (GXG, IDX, VNM, EGPT, TUR, EZA)

Slok Carpenter: What are CIVETS anyway? A Goldman Sachs economist coined the term BRIC ten years ago describing the four big emerging markets he predicted would drive global economic growth: Brazil, Russia, India and China.
NYSE:EGPT June 29, 2012 1:53pm

The Global Slowdown Is Hitting Emerging Market Currencies (EZA, UUP, SZR, FXI, VGK)

Jack Crooks: Back in late February I gave you an easy way to consider investing in emerging market (EM) currencies. Effectively, it comes down to: Follow the stock market of the local EM that interests you, and the currency will almost always follow.
NYSE:EZA June 25, 2012 10:52am

When Russia’s Worried, We All Should Be Worried (RSX, EPI, EWZ, EZA, FXI)

Sara Nunnally:  The BRICs are starting to show their power. As tensions with Iran rise, their economic fate is at risk. When Russia's worried, we all should be worried...

NYSE:EPI April 4, 2012 11:36am

BRICS: 3 Reasons These Countries Are Banking On A Declining U.S. Dollar? (EWZ, RSX, EPI, FXI, EZA)

Rudy Martin: A world-shaking event occurred this week in the global financial arena, and its impact will be felt for years to come. It will yank the wind straight out of the U.S. dollar’s sails and force a fundamental de-valuation of assets down to emerging-market levels.

NYSE:EPI April 3, 2012 1:02pm

Mexico ETF Leading The Way For Emerging Markets (VWO, EWT, EWY, EZA, EWW, EWM, IDX)

Michael A. Gayed:  The emerging markets in the BRIC group — Brazil, Russia, India and China — remain drags on the global asset class, but their counterparts elsewhere in Asia and Latin America are cementing their leadership.

NYSE:EWM April 2, 2012 5:59pm

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