ETF Investing

Taking Stock of International ETFs After the Sell-Off

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. Read Article

Top ETF Income Ideas for the Remainder of 2015

The search for income is always an interesting investment dynamic. Here are our best income picks for the remainder of the year. Read Article

ProShares’ New ETFs Offer No Real Reason to Buy

While they are trying to be passive, ProShares' new stable of ETFs still smell like active management. Read Article

3 Preferred Stock ETFs to Power Up a Portfolio

While the Fed dithers about raising interest rates, you can look to preferred-stock ETFs like PFF, VRP and PFXF. Read Article

Be Careful Before Loving Leveraged Biotech ETFs

The new crop of triple-leveraged biotech ETFs have had staggering returns (and losses), serving as a reminder that not all investors should be involved with leveraged ETFs. Read Article

All About Nothing: Stock ETFs Celebrate Zero Percent Rate Policy

Sector ETFs rocketed off recent intra-day lows as investors believed the Fed will not move soon to raise interest rates. Now what? Read Article

Best Stocks for 2015: What We Can Learn From IEZ

At the beginning of the year, IEZ was all set to ride the oil recovery to hefty gains. Only one problem ... oil didn't recover. Read Article

3 Charts That Tell Us About the Stock Market in October

The economy continues to struggle, employment is still weak, and markets are vulnerable. Here's how we're going to position our portfolio Read Article

TIPS: The Ultimate Hedge No One Thinks About

TIPS ETFs can provide superior protection against a sudden surge in inflation compared to most stocks. Read Article

The 4 Best ETFs to Hunker Down With for the Winter

With things getting dicey in the markets, investors should consider these best ETFs to put their portfolios into defense mode. Read Article

5 Charts Show Employment and Housing are Weaker Than You Think

These charts on both the employment and housing data will show you both sectors are still very sick. Here's what to do for the near term Read Article

Resilient Consumer? These 4 Charts Say “No”

Concerned investors punished foreign stocks and emerging market equities in May. Blame an economy in decline that continues to struggle Read Article

The 3 Best Technology ETFs to Buy Now

The Nasdaq is in the red for 2015 but that opens the door for opportunistic investors to look at the best technology ETFs to buy on the dip. Read Article

Always Win With Wall Street: 3 Asset Managers to Buy

"The house always wins." That's certainly true for the stocks of these 3 asset managers. More importantly, they'll keep winning. Read Article

This ETF Will Tell You A Lot About Inflation Expectations

Inflation is a scary word as it generally presages rising interest rates. This fixed income ETF is a gauge of inflation pressure Read Article

7 Vanguard ETFs to Build a Total Portfolio

These seven inexpensive Vanguard ETFs will let you build a full portfolio or just plug in some holes -- both on the cheap. Read Article

DXJ: Should You Consider Hedged Japanese Stocks?

With the flood of cheap yen pouring into the Japan stock market, DXJ is an interesting play. Read Article

How Would Your Portfolio Do in a 50% Market Decline?

Prudent investing dictates investors have a balanced portfolio to weather market storms. Here's what happens when that balance is unsound Read Article

What’s Next for European Currency Hedging?

Think European stocks and currency hedging are dead? Actually, now may be the best time to buy into ETFs like HEDJ. Read Article

Why the S&P 500 Is Likely To Revisit This Correction Low

The Fed's decision to leave interest rates should've vaulted the market higher. It's time to get concerned over the next drop in the S&P 500 Read Article