It's easy to make the case that select water stocks -- such as the leading U.S. water utility, American Water Works (NYSE: AWK)-- have attractive long-term growth potential. The world's fresh water supply is limited and demand should …
The investment seeks to provide investment results that- before fees and expenses- correspond generally to the total return performance of the SSGA Total Stock Market Index that tracks a broad universe of exchange traded U.S. equity …
In the ongoing hunt for yield, many investors have turned to a preferred stock ETF (exchange-traded fund). To understand these ETFs, it's necessary to understand preferred stocks. In short, preferred stock is a kind of hybrid between …
Never mind how U.S. stocks are at all-time highs. People are pouring more money into stock tracking ETFs. The top three ETFs by asset inflows over the past week were the iShares S&P MidCap ETF (NYSEARCA:IJH), iShares S&P 500 …
VALLEY FORGE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vanguard today introduced the Vanguard Total International Stock ETF (VXUS), which seeks to track the MSCI All Country World ex USA Investable Market Index. The Total International …
It’s important for investors to understand the key differences between individual stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Each has its advantages and disadvantages. This knowledge can translate into making informed investment decisions. …
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of the overall stock market. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the CRSP US …