ETF Investing

XBI – Your Best ETF to Buy Now

The XBI biotech ETF is your best way to tap into the growth of healthcare and the stability of a good, cheap exchange traded fund. Read Article

XLK: Ride Tech Stocks Even Higher Into the Sky

Expect large-cap tech stocks to outperform the rest of the U.S. equity market for the foreseeable future, and use XLK to play that trend. Read Article

Where Does AT&T Rank in the Dow, S&P 500?

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) makes up 13.88% of the iShares Global Telecom ETF (NYSEARCA:IXP) which is trading higher by about 0.2% on the day today. Read Article

The Case for QQQ Now

The QQQ ETF is one of the best funds for the late phase of the business cycle and for the final leg of a bull market. Read Article

2 Brand New Bond ETFs Debuting This Week!

While there are also a variety of interest-rate hedged ETFs and other exotic strategies, these funds will still strive to relay a balanced and appropriate mix of assets for income investors to savor. Read Article

As Europe Slowly Heals, European Stocks Set to Outperform

Thanks to valuation and a slightly better outlook for the eurozone, European stocks are off to a good start this year with more to come. Read Article

3 Best ETFs for 2015’s Biggest Economic Trends

ETFs make it easy for investors to playing into this year's economic trends. Here are three of the best ETFs to buy today. Read Article

3 Best Funds for Tapping Basic Materials

With many of the best funds in the sector up more than 5% for the year, the basic materials sector is a leader in 2015 and that momentum may continue for the future. Read Article

Stick to Long-Term U.S. Treasuries

The two primary asset classes stateside -- U.S. stocks and U.S. bonds -- are extremely overvalued Read Article

Verizon Is a Top Darling of the Dow

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) is the third broker pick out of the 30 stocks making up the Dow. Read Article

Gear Up for 13F Season

As a result of the newest changes to 13F filings, these ETFs will likely be undergoing several changes in the coming months to reconstitute their basket of stocks. Read Article

The 3 Best Ideas From the Inside ETFs Conference

The Inside ETFs Conference is one of the most interesting investment meetings of the year. Unlike other ETF industry gatherings, the Inside ETFs Conference, sponsored by website, is the largest meet up in the business. With some 2,000 professional attendees all looking for the latest and greatest ways to use ETFs as part of their investment portfolios, this conference tends to generate buzz on the next wave of best ETF ideas. Read Article

An 18% Dividend Yield? What Could Go Wrong? (SMHD)

Looking for high dividend yield? Well, Etracs Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged US Small Cap High Dividend ETN (NYSEARCA:SMHD) yields 18%, but... Read Article

VALX: A New Guru ETF That Mimics The All-Time Greats

VALX, unlike its peers, does not mine the 13F filings of famous investors. Instead, it picks stocks by imitating the strategies of famous investors. Read Article

6 Tech ETFs to Buy During Earnings

While XLK can be an excellent core holding for a technology-oriented portfolio, many investors may be searching for a more exotic asset allocation or index methodology to enhance their technology returns. Read Article

India ETFs Are the Best Emerging Markets Opportunities of 2015

India ETF investors have seen gains twice or even thrice the S&P 500 in the past year. If you want to diversify globally, India investments are best. Read Article

3 Hidden-Gem ETFs With Positive Growth Trends

The following funds are just a few of the ETFs I have been monitoring over the past several weeks as they show positive technical divergences from their peers. Read Article

3 Best Funds to Leverage Market Volatility

While the bulls and bears duke it out, you can sit ringside and win with the best funds that leverage volatility. Here are three funds to consider. Read Article

Don’t Call a Bottom for Oil Just Yet

Oil prices are enjoying a significant bounce after months of deterioration, but it's too early to say whether we've hit a low-water mark. Read Article

4 ETFs You Can Hold Forever

The trend of money flowing towards robo-advisers and passive asset allocators is one that is likely to continue in the current market environment. These ETFs represent excellent opportunities for long-term investors. Read Article