Opportunities — And Dangers — Abound In Emerging Markets

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From Zacks: The Emerging Market ETFs corner has been a revelation in 2017. Despite concerns over the “Trump Effect” on emerging market economies, the MSCI Emerging Markets Index is up more than 12% on a year-to-date basis, easily outpacing gains of 5.46% for the S&P 500 and 6.03% for the MSCI World Index.
NYSE:PAK April 3, 2017 6:28am

Russia Is Preparing For $40 Oil Through At Least 2019

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From Zainab Calcuttawala: Russia is budgeting its federal spending to expectations that oil prices will hover around $40 a barrel for the next several years, according to a new report by Bloomberg.
NYSE:USO March 25, 2017 6:49am

Russia’s Central Bank Surprises Everyone With Interest Rate Cut

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The Bank of Russia today reversed its long-standing monetary tightening course, lowering its benchmark interest rate for the first time in six months.
NYSE:RSX March 24, 2017 9:39am

Russia ETFs In Focus As Historic Recession Finally Ends

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From Zacks: Russia is finally out of its longest recession in two decades. According to revised calculations by Bank of Russia’s research and forecasting department, it ended a few quarters before than what was earlier estimated.
NYSE:RSX March 12, 2017 7:05am

Russian Stock Market Testing Key Support, Big Pullback Possible

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From Dana Lyons: Recent selling pressure has brought the Russian MICEX Index down to a confluence of chart support just above its prior all time highs.
NYSE:RSX March 1, 2017 6:16am

Will Trump’s Apparent Tougher Stance Against Kremlin Hurt Russia ETFs?

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From Damir Kaletovic: In an apparent eleventh-hour attempt to head off a scandal over secret talks with Russian officials that have led to the resignation of his national security advisor, Donald Trump today accused Russia of taking Crimea by force, using Twitter as his medium.
NYSE:RSX February 16, 2017 6:27am

Russia’s Recession Is Almost Over, GDP Shrinks Much Less Than Forecast

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Russia tops the list of countries benefitting most from the year-long recovery in energy and commodity prices, with its economy's contraction almost over with, according to just-released data.
NYSE:RSX February 1, 2017 10:47am

The Largest Russia ETF Just Hit New Highs, Now Up 61% Over The Past Year

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Investors looking for ETFs with rising momentum should consider the Van Eck Vectors Russia ETF (RSX). This product just hit a new 52-week high of $22.09 today, and is now up 72.04% from its 52-week low price of $12.84 per share.
NYSE:RSX January 27, 2017 10:39am

Russian Stocks Look Set To Surge In 2017

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From Jeff D. Opdyke: There was a time when I was supposed to hate Russia. We were all supposed to hate Russia.
NYSE:RSX January 5, 2017 6:14am

Rising Oil Prices Could Wipe Out Russia’s Entire Deficit

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From Irina Slav: Thanks to non-oil budget income, Russia has entirely offset the negative effects from lower oil prices in 2016, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said at the end of 2016. What’s more, if oil prices keep their current levels, the country could turn into the black by 2019 or even earlier.
NYSE:RSX January 4, 2017 7:56am

Will U.S. Sanctions Begin To Hurt Russian ETFs?

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From Zacks: Russia ETFs, which have had a sound 2016 on recovering economic fundamentals, may face threat from new U.S. sanctions.
NYSE:RSX December 31, 2016 7:34am

Japan, Russia, and New Zealand Markets All Look Bullish For 2017

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From Taki Tsaklanos: The key success factor for investors is to take positions at the start of a new trend. All efforts of an investor should be focused on that, and only that.
NYSE:EWJ December 27, 2016 7:30am

Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Says Russia Is A Top EM Play

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According to analysts at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, Russia has jumped ahead of China as one of the top emerging market economies.
NYSE:RSX December 14, 2016 12:12pm

Here’s Why Russian ETFs Are Surging To New Highs

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Zacks Research takes a look at the recent outperformance of Russia-focused ETFs and examines the reasons why these funds are surging to 52-week highs.
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