Investors poured more than $40 billion into ETFs in January, still a big month, but for a change the U.S. stock market wasn't running away with post-election investing dollars. December had set a monthly record for ETF
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Sector ETFs give you a convenient way to monitor, analyze and trade different sectors of the economy. When the overall stock market—gauged by an index such as the S&P 500—is moving higher, one, two or possibly three …
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The short answer is that ETFs generally offer more diversification than buying individual stocks. They also offer lower costs than owning mutual funds. So, the only real risk with ETFs is the risk that’s assumed whenever …
The Fed released its Financial Accounts of the United States with data for Q4-2016 last week. It provides amazingly comprehensive insights into the flow of funds, balance sheets, and integrated macroeconomic …
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As with a stock, an investor can find a price for an exchange-traded fund on the screen and click to buy or sell. The similarities end there. Whereas a stock price represents a direct ownership unit of an enterprise, an ETF
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NEW YORK, April 21 Investors looking to time market swings should consider using money flows into exchange traded funds as a contrary indicator, according to a report from TrimTabs Investment Research released on …
What should be the year of the active investment manager is morphing into something surprising: ETF heaven. Institutional stock pickers hold a record amount of exchange-traded funds and control nearly half of the ETF
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Q: I'd like to buy an exchange-traded fund that owns dividend-paying stocks, such as Vanguard Dividend Appreciation or SPDR S&P Dividend. How do I choose between these two? A: Investors are hungry for any …
European stock markets are on a tear this year, showing double-digit gains that far outperform the returns of U.S. stocks. One of the main drivers of blistering gains in European stocks is monetary stimulus from the European …
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Exchange-traded funds have achieved a new feat, producing dozens of products that are riskier than the most volatile individual stocks in the Standard and Poor's 500 stock index. The primary purpose of all funds, …
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