ETF Investing

Energy Stocks: Why XLE Is the Right Fit Right Now

If you're looking for the best play in energy stocks right now, the large, broad Energy SPDR (XLE) might be your best play. Read Article

A Winner in Energy Stocks: Take a Crack at This ETF

Low crude oil prices persisting, the new CRAK ETF could be one of the best buys among energy stocks for investors. Read Article

Are Depressed Gold Prices an Opportunity in Gold Stocks?

Gold prices failed to rally last week, pressuring several gold stocks. However, not all precious metal investments are attractively priced. Read Article

The Best Way to Buy Biotech Stocks: A Heated Debate

Among ETFs that hold biotech stocks, XBI looks like a winner, holding the advantages of equal-weighting and exposure to some potential highfliers. Read Article

3 Best ETFs to Fight a Fraidy-Cat Market

Some of the best ETFs to buy today are the ones that will protect your portfolio in volatile times. Here are three top picks. Read Article

The 3 Best ETFs to Buy on Future Dips

Market corrections can be an opportune time to enter into positions. We highlight three of the best ETFs to buy now or on future dips. Read Article

Here’s the Best Way to Buy Chinese Stocks

Bigger is not always better and this China ETF proves as much. In fact, it might be the best way for investors to access Chinese stocks. Read Article

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

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. Read Article

Emerging Markets: Buy the Dip or Jump Ship? (VWO)

China's collapse has sent emerging markets funds like the VWO ETF plummeting, but is this a warning or an opportunity to double-down? Read Article

The 3 Best ETFs to Tackle Market Volatility

Up, down, sideways ... the best ETFs for volatility can put a profit in investors' pockets no matter the direction of the market. Read Article

The Best Way to Buy Tech Stocks

Low fees, familiar names and a deep bench support the notion that Vanguard Information Technology ETF (VGT) could be the best way to invest in tech stocks. Read Article

Avoid Latin America: 3 Countries That Are Getting Obliterated

These Latin America ETFs are being held back by Brazil, Mexico and several smaller countries that are plummeting to yearlong lows. Read Article

7 Dirt-Cheap Ways to Supercharge Your Portfolio

Looking to juice your dividends? Get aggressive with growth? Well, these are some of the best ETFs to get the job done on the cheap. Read Article

Japanese Stocks: The Best ETFs to Play the Land of the Rising Sun

Japan's market is going up faster than our own market, and these are the three best ETFs to buy for playing a rising Japan. Read Article

The 20 Cheapest ETFs on the Market

The cheapest ETFs on the market can help your nest egg over the long term by putting more of your investment dollars back in your pocket. Read Article

RSX ETF: Russian Stocks May Finally Be Worth the Risk

Russian stocks have outperformed in 2015, and the RSX Russia ETF is looking good. Investors may want to take a stab at this high-risk nation. Read Article

After Tech Earnings, What’s Next for Tech ETFs?

Tepid reactions to the latest batch of tech stocks' earnings could be creating opportunity in some well-known, tech-heavy exchange traded funds. Read Article

How Much the Energy Sector Is Weighing on Dividend ETFs

Dividend ETFs may increase their energy exposure in the future to adjust for higher yields that energy stocks are now paying. Read Article

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