Regional Bank ETFs To Gain From Steepening Yield Curve [SPDR KBW Regional Banking (ETF), Select Sector Financial Slct Str SPDR Fd]

bankAfter lackluster performance last year, regional banks have been leading the financial sector higher for most of this year. This space has been a solid player as a strong dollar and global growth concerns compelled investors to look for U.S. exposure.
NYSE:IAT June 22, 2015 4:32pm

Financial ETFs In Focus On Rising Rates Buzz [SPDR KBW Regional Banking (ETF), Vanguard Financials ETF]

bank1The stock market saw one of its worst sell-offs this year on Tuesday as investors feared that the Fed may begin normalizing its monetary policy long after six years, sooner than previously expected.
NYSE:IAK March 11, 2015 5:33pm

Financial ETFs To Avoid If Interest Rates Stay Low [Select Sector Financial Slct Str SPDR Fd, SPDR KBW Capital Markets (ETF)]

ratesAfter a tough first quarter, the U.S. financial sector started gaining momentum only to slow down in the third quarter. Soft trading volumes, weak mortgage banking activities, high legal costs and sluggish consumer and corporate activities
NYSE:BDCS October 28, 2014 4:36pm

Financial ETFs Re-Emerge As Market Leaders [SPDR KBW Regional Banking (ETF), Select Sector Financial Slct Str SPDR Fd, Wells Fargo & Co]

follow-the-leaderDavid Fabian: The release of Federal Reserve meeting minutes and Janet Yellen’s inaugural address as Chairman of the FOMC was a closely watched event this week.  The initial reaction to an additional $10 billion tapering in monthly asset purchases combined
NYSE:KRE March 24, 2014 3:28pm

Best Way To Play Rising Rates With ETFs [Select Sector Financial Slct Str SPDR Fd, iShares Dow Jones US Insurance Index ETF, SPDR KBW Regional Banking (ETF)]

ratesWith the Federal Reserve signaling interest rate hike sooner and faster than expected, investors have started looking for some profitable avenues in the rising interest rate environment.  
NYSE:IAK March 23, 2014 1:18pm

Top Ranked Regional Banking ETF In Focus

in focus spotlightThe finance sector has been the earnings leader this year, adding double-digit returns so far this year. It contributed 19.2% to the Index earnings year to date, the highest among all sectors.
NYSE:KRE December 23, 2013 3:50pm

ETF Trade Setups On The Long Side Have Been Drying Up

money and investingMorpheus Trading: As mentioned in yesterday's report, actionable swing trade setups on the long side have been drying up over the past few days. From our nightly scans, many charts look as though they could use a few weeks or so of base building 
NYSE:KRE November 20, 2013 11:53am

Can The SPDR KBW Regional Banking (ETF) Hold The Highs?

sellbuyMorpheus Trading: An ugly selloff in the final 90 minutes of trading forced most broad averages into negative territory by the close. The Dow Jones and S&P 500 held up fairly well, but the late plunge created ugly bearish reversal candles
NYSE:KRE November 19, 2013 11:26am

Three Top Ranked ETFs From Hot Sectors

etfs etfsPoliticians in Washington finally managed to arrive at a last-minute deal to avoid the disaster, even though the solution is only a temporary one. The stock market rejoiced the deal, more so because the fiscal uncertainty will most likely
NYSE:KRE October 29, 2013 1:23pm

ETFs To Watch Heading Into Earnings Season

market outlookBesides more dysfunction from Washington D.C., investors will likely be cluing in to earnings season this week. Current earnings growth is expected to be around just 2.3%, and this represents a bit of a scaling back from the 5.2% that was
NYSE:IYT October 3, 2013 2:56pm

The Investment Case For Regional Bank ETFs

bankRegional banks have been leading the financial sector higher for much of 2013. This space has been a strong player as worries over global growth rose, and investors wanted to focus on the U.S. market for exposure.
NYSE:IAT September 23, 2013 3:48pm

ETFs To Play In A Rising Rate Environment

percent rateNeena Mishra: A slew of positive economic data in the last few days has led many market participants to believe that the Fed will start tapering this month. On the other hand, some analysts still think that there are a number of factors that support
NYSE:BKLN September 9, 2013 4:31pm

Five Lessons From The Top and Bottom ETF Performers

etfs etfsRudy Martin: With Labor Day here, summer is ending. It’s time to get serious about squeezing good results from the last four months of 2013.
NASDAQ:SOCL August 28, 2013 3:35pm

3 Regional Bank ETFs Poised To Outperform In 2013

bankAs expected, this earnings season has been pretty underwhelming. Companies in a number of sectors have posted sluggish quarters, failing to beat analyst estimates, or suggesting that future quarters will not be as robust.
NYSE:IAT July 29, 2013 3:05pm

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