ETF Investing

3 Dividend ETFs for Income AND Growth

Don't settle. If you're looking for dividend income, make sure your dividend ETF provides yield and quality companies. Read Article

Has the QQQ Reached a Tipping Point?

After Monday’s bullish burst, the QQQ ETF looks like a trade worth chasing. There are a few things would-be investors need to know first, though. Read Article

Which International ETF Is Right for You?

Choosing which international ETF that's right for you depends on your objectives. Here are five good ones to help you make your decision. Read Article

Why Is the SPY Overreacting to the Selloff?

The SPY ETF still is the most popular way to get S&P 500 exposure, but its recent movement says a lot about who's actually buying it. Read Article

Yes, It Really Is Time to Buy Gold Mining Stocks Like GDX and GDXJ

After a painful drubbing in 2012 and 2013, gold prices show a glimmer of hope, and that's great news for gold mining stocks. Read Article

Just Walk Away From Credit-Default Swap ETFs

Retail investors now have the ability to bet on credit-default swaps (CDSes) via ETFs ... but it doesn't mean they should. Read Article

It’s Not Too Late to Ride the Rally in China Stocks

Additional easing, insulation from geopolitical instability and bargain prices should keep fueling China stocks through year-end. Read Article

5 Days of Fearful Trading Provide ETF Insights

High-performing and consistent ETFs suggest that U.S. economic growth could be slowing for now and that great potential for bargains still lie in Asian stocks. Read Article

Surprise! Another Sentiment Extreme Hits Precious Metals

The precious metals market has recently exemplified "fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.” Find out what sentiment is saying right now. Read Article

Will XLY, Consumer Stocks Bounce Back?

Consumer discretionary stocks are performing woefully in 2014, but not to worry -- the XLY will recover. The trick is figuring out when. Read Article

Follow Longer-Term ETF Trends to Improve Your Trading

One of the most common expressions in the investment world is that “one day does not a trend make.” Read about how to measure your portfolio's attractiveness based on both current prices of your asset classes and their longer-term trendlines. Read Article

4 ETFs Poised to Surge on Big Inflows

These 4 ETFs are seeing big inflows which means it may be time to buy. Here's a closer look at why they're worth consideration. Read Article

Athena High Dividend ETF – An Unusual Path to Quality Income

The Athena High Dividend ETF (DIVI) is the appealing result of AdvisorShares' move to put an unorthodox fund manager to work on dividend stocks. Read Article

8 ETFs to Take Advantage of a Fed Stimulus Pullback

Interest rates could find renewed life, and if so, you'll want to be in the right position to profit. Try one or more of these ETFs. Read Article

Invest Like a Billionaire With the iBillionaire ETF

Investing like a billionaire just got a lot easier with the launching of the iBillionaire ETF (IBLN). Read Article

Watch Industrials, XLI for Signs of a Correction

Industrials have underperformed in July, and the XLI has broken a key trendline. Is the downturn a sign of things to come for the rest of the market? Read Article

5 Schwab ETFs – Premium Products, or Generic Also-Rans?

Should you consider buying Schwab ETFs? How do their offerings match up against some of the more established ETF shops? Read Article

Can We Trust Silver’s Leadership Over Gold?

The iShares Silver Trust (SLV) has outpaced the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) since early June. Do we take the hint? Read Article

Russian Stocks – Should You Buy? (And If So, How?)

Is now a buying opportunity in Russia? And if you do want to pull the trigger, which funds are best for getting exposure to Russian stocks? Read Article

3 Ways to Play Healthcare’s Hot Stocks

Broad plays on healthcare stocks have done well historically, but investors can get some significant juice out of more targeted plays. Read Article