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

How to Use Niche ETFs for a More Tactical Portfolio

Nov. 13, 2015, 10:50 am EST – Niche ETFs like HACK and BITE offer tactical advantages and greater flexibility than many exchange-traded funds, but recklessly investing in them could weigh your portfolio down with volatility. More 

Growth Investing: Seasonality Favors Small-Cap ETFs

Nov. 4, 2015, 1:09 pm EST – Small-cap ETFs historically perform well from December to February, meaning small-cap stocks stand to gain in a "Santa Claus" rally. More 

QQQ: Far More Than Just a Bundle of Tech Stocks

Oct. 16, 2015, 9:36 am EST – The PowerShares QQQ Trust (QQQ) is a unique ETF that can serve many roles in your portfolio. It just depends on what you're looking for. More 

Taking Stock of International ETFs After the Sell-Off

Oct. 9, 2015, 10:53 am EST – With the rebound in October, is it time to get back into international ETFs? The answer to that may lie in your personal risk tolerance. More 

Is There Such a Thing as a ‘Fed-Proof’ ETF?

Sep. 16, 2015, 3:29 pm EST – As investor concern grows ahead of the Fed's rate hike decision, the search for a Fed-proof ETF becomes more urgent. More 

2 “Concentrated” Ways to Own Value Stocks

Sep. 4, 2015, 12:45 pm EST – These two concentrated value ETFs use outside-the-box approaches to put the power of value stocks to work for investors. More 

Small-Cap ETFs: Will They Sink or Swim in Your Portfolio?

Aug. 19, 2015, 1:44 pm EST – Exposure to smaller firms in small-cap ETFs can boost the potential for above-average growth, but can also introduce higher volatility into your portfolio as well. More 

How Much the Energy Sector Is Weighing on Dividend ETFs

Aug. 5, 2015, 3:01 pm EST – Dividend ETFs may increase their energy exposure in the future to adjust for higher yields that energy stocks are now paying. More 

5 ETFs That Could Give Paypal (PYPL) a Diverse Home

Jul. 29, 2015, 11:24 am EST – PayPal's recent IPO saw PYPL stock earn a higher valuation than its parent, eBay. If you want to get in on a diversified basis, these ETFs are the way to do it. More 

BDAT: New PureFunds ETF Capitalizes on Big Data

Jul. 23, 2015, 9:06 am EST – PureFunds just might capitalize on big data through PureFunds ISE Big Data ETF (BDAT) the way it thrived on cybersecurity with HACK. More