David Fabian
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FMD Capital Management

David currently is a Managing Partner at FMD Capital Management, a fee-only registered investment advisory firm specializing in exchange-traded funds. He has years of experience constructing actively managed growth and income portfolios using ETFs. David regularly contributes his views on wealth management in his company blog, podcasts, and special reports.

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Recent Articles

TDIV: Plenty to Love in Tech Dividend Stocks

Oct. 8, 2014, 8:36 am EDT – Don't choose between dividend stocks and growth stocks -- get both in the First Trust Nasdaq Technology Dividend Index Fund (TDIV). More 

Don’t Put TOO Much Stock in Morningstar Ratings

Oct. 2, 2014, 8:17 am EDT – Pimco Total Return's recent downgrade from gold to bronze speaks to a few issues with the ubiquitous Morningstar ratings system. More 

3 (More) Mistakes to Avoid With Your ETF Portfolio

Sep. 25, 2014, 6:42 am EDT – The ETF universe has expanded in a number of ways, and some new potholes have opened up as a result. Use these tips to keep your portfolio rolling. More 

3 Ways You Can Use ETFs to Cover Your Butt

Sep. 18, 2014, 1:24 pm EDT – Worried about additional volatility and a drop-off in the coming months? Look to these strategies (and ETFs) for help. More 

Don’t Bail out of Europe Quite Yet (VGK, HEDJ)

Sep. 12, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – Europe stocks and ETFs aren't reacting well to ECB stimulus measures, but a snap-back might be in order for funds like VGK or HEDJ. More 

SDOG – Dividend Dogs Are an Income Hunter’s Best Friend

Sep. 3, 2014, 7:01 am EDT – The ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (SDOG) twists an old market theory to produce superior sector balance and better-than-average yield. More 

This Unique Dividend ETF Is Quietly Killing the Competition

Aug. 26, 2014, 11:52 am EDT – The Global X Super Dividend U.S. ETF (DIV) is an intriguing income holding now, and over time, the dividend ETF could be worthy of a core portfolio slot. More 

Don’t Mourn the Death of iShares’ Target-Date Funds

Aug. 21, 2014, 1:04 pm EDT – iShares is shutting down its target-date funds, but those types of funds aren't for savvy ETF investors, anyway. Retirement planners should look at these funds instead. More 

Why Is the SPY Overreacting to the Selloff?

Aug. 14, 2014, 11:15 am EDT – The SPY ETF still is the most popular way to get S&P 500 exposure, but its recent movement says a lot about who's actually buying it. More 

How to Pick the Best Retirement Funds

Aug. 14, 2014, 10:39 am EDT – If you're looking at retirement funds, should you put your faith in index funds or turn to active management for superior returns? More