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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

3 Ways to Play Healthcare’s Hot Stocks

Jul. 24, 2014, 10:52 am EDT – Broad plays on healthcare stocks have done well historically, but investors can get some significant juice out of more targeted plays. More 

Don’t Sweat a Lack of ETF ‘Outperformance’

Jul. 16, 2014, 12:35 pm EDT – A recent article on lamented the lack of alpha among ETF offerings ... but I think the author missed the point of exchange-traded vehicles. More 

Don’t Count on Dividend ETFs to Play Defense

Jul. 15, 2014, 9:42 am EDT – You should always have equity income in your portfolio, but don't think dividend ETFs will save you from a correction. They won't. More 

The Income Investor’s Guide to REIT ETFs

Jun. 30, 2014, 2:47 pm EDT – Real estate investment trusts and REIT ETFs have come a long way from the drubbing they experienced this time last year. Here are some of the big names you should know. More 

Biotech ETFs – Keep Those Buyouts Coming!

Jun. 12, 2014, 2:14 pm EDT – Merck's buyout of Idenix didn't just pump up IDIX shares -- it also had a great double effect on biotech ETFs such as XBI that usually are buoyed by M&A. More 

Don’t Complain About This Boring Market. Prepare.

Jun. 4, 2014, 5:48 am EDT – The slow but steady rise of the markets into the low-volume summer months is lulling many investors to sleep. But success favors the ready. More 

3 International Dividend ETFs That Trump the U.S. for Income

May. 22, 2014, 8:57 am EDT – Dividend ETFs in the U.S. are starting to decline in yield thanks to go-go price gains. Income hunters should turn their eyes across the ocean. More 

The 5 Best Funds to Fight Inflation

May. 16, 2014, 8:46 am EDT – Think the Federal Reserve will swoop in at every sign of small inflation? Maybe, but it's no guarantee. Prudent investors should always have a few inflation-fighting funds on their watch lists just in case. Here are five of the best funds for the job. More 

How Vanguard ETFs Can Become No. 1

May. 7, 2014, 12:02 pm EDT – Vanguard ETFs are coming close in assets to No. 2 ETF provider State Street. Here's how it can surpass State Street and top dog BlackRock. More 

3 Defensive ETFs for Turbulent Times

Apr. 30, 2014, 2:37 pm EDT – Get the best of both worlds -- a conservative equity strategy with compelling growth opportunities -- with these three defensive ETFs. More