ETF Investing

5 Best and 5 Worst Countries to Invest in Now

What are the best countries in the world to invest in right now? Here are five that are all up over 25% so far in 2015. Read Article

ETFs: 3 Ways to Play the Boom in Healthcare Stocks

Healthcare margins got a boost from the Affordable Healthcare Act. ETFs are your best shot at capturing the sector. Read Article

3 Specialized ETFs For Conservative Investing

Choose your ETF carefully, especially if you are looking at safe choices. These three ETFs are tailored for conservative investors. Read Article

HACK vs. CIBR: How Should You Buy Cybersecurity Stocks?

No firm wants to fall prey to a hacking on the level of Mr. Robot. And these cybersecurity ETFs offer two different paths to capturing the resulting cybersecurity boom. Read Article

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

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. Read Article

Is This $20B Financial ETF About to Disappear? (XLF)

Splitting real estate and financial services into two sectors will complicate the future of the XLF ETF. Will SPDR just kill the fund as a result? Read Article

Buy Small-Cap Stocks to Ease the Q2 Earnings Slump

Small-cap ETFs can stave off the blues during what is expected to be a terribly depressing earnings season. Read Article

BDAT: New PureFunds ETF Capitalizes on Big Data

PureFunds just might capitalize on big data through PureFunds ISE Big Data ETF (BDAT) the way it thrived on cybersecurity with HACK. Read Article

Yield Comes at a High Cost With This New ETF (ALTY)

Global X's new Dividend Alternatives ETF (ALTY) could be a powerful income-generating idea, but investors need to be mindful of the fees. Read Article

The Latest Putin Dustup Could Sink the RSX ETF

Perennial bad-boy Vladimir Putin is up to his old tricks again, his testing of Western resolve threatening the stability of the RSX ETF. Read Article

Stay Safe With These 5 Index Funds

The sky might not be falling, but plenty of signs point toward a potential correction in our future. These are five of the best index funds for some short-term protection. Read Article

A Peek Under the Hood of the New O’Leary Dividend ETF (OUSA)

The O'Shares Dividend ETF brings investors yet another way to invest in dividends via ETFs. Here's a look at whether it's worth your money. Read Article

Invest in Mobile Payments, Just Don’t Invest via the New IPAY ETF

The mobile payments space is undoubtedly a hot tech trend, but PureFunds' new IPAY ETF might not be the best way to play it. Read Article

The Best Way to Invest in Cybersecurity Stocks

Data breaches aren't letting up, which means that cybersecurity stocks are becoming and even more important part of our daily lives. Read Article

The GLD ETF Will Shine as China Play Dims

The GLD ETF tanked as Chinese investors sold gold and bought stocks. Now as the Chinese stock market moves south, this trend may reverse. Read Article

3 Ways to Get Dividend Growth From Tech Stocks

Want to capitalize on surging dividend growth among tech stocks? These three dividend ETFs are just the thing. Read Article

5 Best ETFs Right Now

The best ETFs so far in 2015 include some lesser-known funds dealing in niches like small-cap health care and Japanese financials. Read Article

Should You Buy Commodity ETFs?

Don't bother with commodity ETFs, unless you like to gamble. Here's what makes these investments such bad bets. Read Article

Gold ETFs Fail The Volatility Test

GLD and other gold ETFs have been battered for a while, and technicals show no sign of relief anytime soon. Read Article

What the Revamp of iShares ETFs Means for Investors

BlackRock is overhauling its line of iShares ETFs, shutting down 18 of them and making changes to four others. Here's what investors need to know. Read Article