ETFs That Do Well Even If Consumer Confidence Is Falling?

retail-shopping: As consumers, we don’t always do what we say we do. Consumer confidence is, by all accounts, down, but spending in some areas is up. According to the Michigan Index, U.S. consumer confidence slipped in August from
NYSE:FXG September 18, 2013 3:09pm

Play This ETF For Great Rotation Into Food and Drink Stocks

investingETF Base: The great rotation was anything but great. Data reflects only modest differences in fund flow data, but where the funds are flowing, there’s serious concentration. The PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ETF (NYSEARCA:PBJ) suggests that investors
NYSE:PBJ August 5, 2013 3:48pm

4 Ways To Play Rising Food Prices With ETFs (FUD, COW, DBA, PBJ)

Eric Dutram: Though global economic growth is still hinged on the crisis in Europe and the sluggish U.S. job markets, rising food prices have become a major concern in the economies the world over.
NYSE:COW November 6, 2012 1:56pm

Why Consumer Staples ETFs Make Sense? (XLP, PG, HSY, KO, RAI, KFT, SBUX, VDC, IYK, FXG, PBJ)

Sam Subramanian: As economic uncertainty heightens, investors prefer stocks of companies that enjoy stable demand for their products like food, beverages, toothpaste or soap. It is not surprising that the consumer staples companies are performing well.
NYSE:FXG September 26, 2012 4:05pm

Five “Recession Proof” ETFs (VDC, XLU, WSTE, PBJ, IHF)

Stoyan Bojinov: The clouds of uncertainty looming over the global economy since the most recent financial meltdown have yet to scatter completely. In fact, growing debt-drama in the eurozone coupled with a painfully sluggish recovery at home has led
NYSE:IHF August 9, 2012 2:27pm

Nouriel Roubini: Three ETFs For Dr. Doom’s “Perfect Storm” (GLTR, OFF, PBJ)

Stoyan Bojinov: Dr. Doom has diagnosed the global economy once again, except this time the symptoms are pointing to something far worse than many pessimists could have expected. Nouriel Roubini, perhaps best known for predicting the 2008 financial meltdown,
NYSE:GLTR August 7, 2012 11:14am

The Comprehensive Guide To Consumer Staples ETFs (PBJ, PSL, ECON, IYK, FXG, KXI, VDC, XLP)

Eric Dutram: With the entire U.S. equity market in the doldrums, it has been a rough time to be a stock investor. However, a few of the defensive sectors have been able to hold up better than most, including the traditional safe havens such as consumer staples, health care, and utilities.
NYSE:ECON May 30, 2012 2:58pm

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