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Main Management Market Note: December 3, 2021
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ESG Case Study – The Walt Disney Company
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By Sara Rodriguez, Sage ESG Research Analyst About The Walt Disney Company The Walt Disney Company is an American multinational media and entertainment conglomerate operating in multiple segments...
ETF 360: Q&A with Guinness Asset Management’s Matthew Page
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For this week’s episode of ETF 360, ETF Trends CEO Tom Lydon and CIO Dave Nadig spoke with Matthew Page, portfolio manager with Guinness Asset Management. Watch the Full ETF 360 Episode Here: With the...
Dividend ETFs Have Brought in Nearly $40 Billion This Year
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In 2020, ETFs saw a record $504 billion in flows. According to CFRA Research’s Todd Rosenbluth, 2021 is set to blow that record out of the water. After the first 11 months of the year, flows have...
Why Short-Term REITs Make Sense Now
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Even as the global economy recovers, today’s markets remain characterized by stubbornly low yields. As a result, advisors must cast a wider net to meet their clients’ income needs. Short-term REITs can...
IVOL Hedges Against Inflationary Pressures
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The International Monetary Fund has urged the U.S. Federal Reserve to taper faster as inflationary pressures continue to rise, reports CNBC. While the Fed was already considering faster tapering, the...
This Tech ETF Could Be a 2022 Standout
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After languishing this year, disruptive growth stocks could regain momentum in 2022, making exchange traded funds like the Goldman Sachs Future Tech Leaders Equity ETF (GTEK) relevant considerations in...
Buy-the-Dip Opportunity Brewing in Fintech
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The fintech space looked promising heading into 2021, but despite its recent descent, it presents investors with an opportune buy-the-dip play. Digital payments were a hot commodity during the height...
The Cboe Volatility Index and VIX-related exchange traded funds were in full swing as fear and uncertainty fueled wild market swings this week. Among the best-performing non-leveraged ETFs of Friday,...
Get a Double Dose of Leverage While Buying the S&P 500 Dip
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News of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron is sending the S&P 500 on a roller coaster ride, but traders can double up their gains with the Direxion Daily S&P 500 Bull 2X Shares (SPUU). Despite the recent...
Asia Could Be Awesome for Investors Seeking Quality
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Investors, regardless of where they live, frequently display home country bias. That’s true of U.S. investors, but for those seeking quality stocks with durable dividends, it can pay to look beyond the...
Crypto Going Mainstream Could Be Fabulous for Fintech ETF
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As enthusiasts and other market participants know, cryptocurrency, led by bitcoin, is gaining mainstream prominence. That ascent is still in its formative stages, and as it gains momentum, it brings...
PBW Pertinent as Long-Term Renewables Forecast Brightens
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Investors expected more out of renewable energy stocks and exchange traded funds this year, and while frustration with slack performances is warranted, it shouldn’t get in the way of long-term...
When looking into the cryptocurrency industry, exchange traded fund investors should first consider the “picks and shovels” approach to investing in the crypto boom and look at the companies building...
Overbought Markets That Stay Overbought Usually Go Higher
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SUMMARY With the start of a new month, I think the equity market is trying to find a balance between “new month demand” (investment and trading dollars put to work at the start of a new month) and some...
Digitalization in China Will Drive Semiconductor Development
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The pandemic has caused a vast number of unanticipated difficulties, from supply chain issues to furthering a shortage in semiconductor chips globally. While these challenges have been felt everywhere,...
Avoid the S&P 500’s Return Concentration With RSP
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Thanks to the success of the FAANG stocks — Meta Platforms Inc (FB), Alphabet Inc (GOOG), Amazon.com Inc (AMZN), Netflix Inc (NFLX), and Apple Inc (AAPL) — and other heavy-hitters such as Microsoft...
Crypto Executives to Get Congressional Scrutiny
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Eight CEOs from major crypto firms have been called to testify before the U.S. House Financial Services Committee on December 8, reports Reuters. Cryptocurrency and the crypto space have long been...
Gold Takes Another Hit as Fed Presents Hawkish Stance
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Gold prices have been in retreat since the Fed indicated that rate hikes might come faster than anticipated. The retreat comes after a short rally for the precious metal following news that the Omicron...
How to Hedge Your Fixed Income Exposure
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You may be more exposed to higher interest rates than you think, and here is a potential way to fix it. Many investors hold fixed income securities in their portfolios. After all, the much-maligned...
Relying on Active Management in Inflationary Uncertainty
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A top Federal Reserve official just warned that if Omicron turns out to be more virulent than the previous COVID Delta variant, already sky-high inflation could be sent even higher. Loretta Mester,...
EQRR Offers Performance in Rising Rate Environments
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The Labor Department announced that in November, only 210,000 jobs were added on an expectation of 573,000, reports the Wall Street Journal. It further exacerbates the gap between the demand for...
After Omicron Market Drubbing, Some MOAT Holdings Look Cheap
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More data and science are needed to get a better picture of how the Omicron variant of the coronavirus will affect people, businesses, and financial markets over the medium-term, but stocks felt some...
IEA Study Confirms Bright Outlook for Renewable Energy
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Investors taking the long view of renewable energy equities and exchange traded funds, including the ALPS Clean Energy ETF (ACES), take heart, because that view could be validated over time. The...
Junk Bonds See Major Sell-Off During Month of November
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Fixed income investors de-risked during the month of November with junk bonds seeing heavy sell-offs, possibly prompted by the introduction of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. Last year, when the...
Market Strategist: Commodities Could Help Soothe Your Portfolio
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Despite the Omicron variant taking center stage, inflation continues to percolate in the market backdrop, which is something commodities can soothe. “It’s not appealing for investors or from a return...
Is High Inflation Setting Up a Massive Rally in Gold?
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Inflation may have taken a temporary back seat to the latest COVID-19 variant, but the former could be setting up a massive rally in gold prices. The latter, however, could also formulate gains, should...
This Clean Energy ETF Should Keep Traders Guessing
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While technical indicators can provide an eponymous indication of where an asset might be heading, they’re never a be-all, end-all, but rather a tool of the trade. That said, technical indicators in...
Market Expert: Fall in Love With Quality, Not Just Tech
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Big technology names have been aligning themselves with value and stability, especially during the pandemic, but investors should look at the big picture and focus on quality. It’s easy to get drawn by...
The Case for Crypto Equities
December 02, 2021
Crypto assets like bitcoin and ethereum have attracted enormous attention lately. Advisors are becoming more educated on this evolving asset class and getting more comfortable developing allocation...