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Yahoo Finance: Dave Nadig On Innovation As An Asset Class
Today 17:46 EDT
As investors and advisors look to hone in on innovation, timely given Tesla’s strong earnings (TSLA), there are ways to look at ETFs through this lens. ETF Trends CIO and Director of Research, Dave...
The Growth Potential in Clean Energy
Today 17:41 EDT
As more look to the long-term growth potential of renewables and the clean energy sector, investors can look to the Ardour Global Alternative Energy Extra-Liquid Index (AGIXL) and the exchange traded...
Biden May Not Be So Bad for Bank ETFs
Today 16:48 EDT
Bank stocks and sector-related exchange traded funds are strengthening as more come around to the idea that a Joe Biden presidency may not be as bad as previously thought. Among the better performing...
Stimulus Hopes Keep U.S. Stock ETFs Going
Today 16:35 EDT
U.S. markets and stock exchange traded funds regained lost ground and turned higher Thursday as investors looked to more fiscal stimulus in support an economy weakened by the coronavirus pandemic. On...
Retirement Portfolio Redux: Is the 60%-40% Portfolio Dead?
Today 16:19 EDT
With the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield hovering below 1% and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell saying at the June Federal Open Market Committee meeting that the Fed is “not even thinking about...
ETF Strategies to Balance Growth and Value Portfolio Exposure
Today 15:50 EDT
As exchange traded fund investors look at the current state of the market, they should also consider the outlook through the lens of value and growth mandates. In the recent webcast, The Great Debate:...
Maybe ETFs ARE Driving Valuations Higher
Today 15:44 EDT
This article originally appeared at TheETFEducator.com. You can follow the author on Twitter @NateGeraci. I’ve spent the better part of 12 years debunking ridiculous ETF myths. It’s exhausting swatting...
Executive Compensation Voting During the Pandemic
Today 14:44 EDT
By Matthew W Diguiseppe, Vice President, Asset Stewardship Team, State Street Global Advisors Executive compensation is a perennial engagement topic for the State Street Global Advisors Asset...
Stock ETFs Remain Fragile As Stimulus Appears Elusive
Today 14:27 EDT
After slipping lower in overnight futures trading following news of potential election tampering, stocks and index ETFs continued to exhibit volatility on Thursday, amid nebulous reports regarding...
For Mid-Cap Exposure, Check Out iShares Core
Today 13:45 EDT
With the market landscape caught up in interesting times with the Covid-19 pandemic and a forthcoming presidential election, investors need to shore up their portfolios with equities other than simply...
Will Cloud Computing Accelerate the Economic Recovery?
Today 13:34 EDT
Cloud computing has been a boon for companies that have been able to capitalize on the increased work-from-home labor force amid the Covid-19 pandemic. As more countries continue to undergo a recovery...
ETF of the Week: Invesco NASDAQ Next Gen 100 ETF(QQQJ)
Today 13:22 EDT
ETF Trends CEO Tom Lydon discussed the Invesco NASDAQ Next Gen 100 ETF(QQQJ) on this week’s “ETF of the Week” podcast with Chuck Jaffe on the MoneyLife Show. QQQJ tracks a modified market-cap-weighted,...
Now May Be a Good Time to Hedge Against the Dollar
Today 12:54 EDT
Just when it looked like the dollar was starting to gain the momentum it lost since the Covid-19 pandemic put a stranglehold on the capital markets, the greenback started to retreat on more market...
Could A.I. Be the Next Frontier for ESG Investing?
Today 12:45 EDT
While environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing is already garnering popularity amid an uncertain market landscape, the sector could be getting help from disruptive technology. Artificial...
Which ETFs Could Benefit from Booming Homebuilder Confidence?
Today 12:29 EDT
Technology isn’t the only sector that’s been able to power through a 2020 that the majority of the capital market ecosystem would like to forget. One bright spot has been the housing market, which...
Can Working from Home Boost Your Portfolio?
Today 11:58 EDT
The newly minted Direxion Work From Home ETF (WFH) is one of the great stories among this year’s group of rookie exchange traded funds. It owes a big assist to the coronavirus pandemic, but WFH has...
Investing through Market and Political Uncertainty
Today 11:49 EDT
By Randy Swan, Swan Global founder, CEO and Lead Portfolio Manager In the face of economic and political uncertainty, investors’ portfolios are facing three significant risks to their financial plans....
A New Dynamic Growth ETF Merits Your Consideration
Today 11:47 EDT
As growth stocks continue extending their dominance over value rivals, new, active approaches to growth are worth considering. Enter the Focused Dynamic Growth ETF (FDG), which is designed to invest in...
NextFins Launches Nifty India Financials ETF, ‘INDF’
Today 11:47 EDT
On Wednesday, NextFins announced the launch of the Nifty India Financials ETF (INDF), which is now available for trading. INDF will trade in US Dollars during US market hours. The Nifty India...
Get In On ESG’s Staying Power with FlexShares
Today 11:37 EDT
Evidence is mounting that the idea of ethical investing, which has been made more prominent by environmental, social and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds, has long-lasting momentum. That could...
In recent weeks, there’s been plenty of chatter regarding a blue wave – the scenario where Democratic nominee Joe Biden wins the presidency while his party claims the Senate while maintaining a House...
Cybersecurity Demand Makes for a Beautiful BUG
Today 10:39 EDT
Working from home is a growing part of the employment lexicon due in large part to the coronavirus pandemic and, with more staffers working from their place of residence, demand for cybersecurity...
Why The Dogs of The Dow Theory Is Performing Now
Today 10:20 EDT
With a dividend yield of 4.63%, the ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (SDOG) is certainly an alluring yield idea in today’s challenging environment. Yet the exchange traded fund offers even more benefits....
Is PayPal Luring Investors into Crypto?
Today 10:02 EDT
Bitcoin, the world’s largest digital currency, delivered a big bounce on Wednesday as fintech giant PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) said it will allow customers and Venmo digital wallet users to buy, sell, hold...
The Principal Healthcare ETF Thriving under Vaccine Progress
Today 9:49 EDT
The Principal Healthcare Innovators Index ETF (Nasdaq: BTEC) is an example of an exchange traded fund that’s been sensitive to coronavirus vaccine headlines. While there’s a lot to like about the...
The Nationwide Risk-Managed Income ETF (NYSEArca: NUSI) provides not only elevated levels of income, but downside protection, traits explaining the exchange traded fund’s increasing relevance to...
Why This ETF Is a Must-Know, Right Now
Today 9:31 EDT
Smaller companies are cobbling together some momentum and while basic indexes provide pure beta exposure to small-cap equities, investors can also enhance outcomes with unique strategies, such as the...
ETFs in the Amazon Jungle
Today 6:00 EDT
By Michael Venuto, Co‑founder & CIO, Toroso Investments This weekend, many households received a catalogue from Amazon featuring holiday stickers, photos of children’s gifts/toys, and a page to draft a...
Is the Downward Pressure on Gold Over?
October 21, 2020
Just when it seemed the U.S. dollar might make a comeback, gold has been back on a steady climb once again. But is the downward pressure over? The Covid-19 pandemic is still the wildcard, and stimulus...
Tuttle ETFs Launches Aggregation Conservative ETF, ‘TACE’
October 21, 2020
On Wednesday, Tuttle Tactical Management, LLC launched the Trend Aggregation Conservative ETF (TACE). The fund seeks to provide total return. As Matthew Tuttle, CEO/CIO of Tuttle ETFs explains, “TACE...