ETF Investing

3 Technicals to Better Understand Trends

Evaluating this technical data may help in determining a game plan for your stock allocations as we make our way into a seasonally tumultuous period near the middle of the year. Read Article

Here’s a Look at Q1 Market Volatility

No one knows where the market will go from here, but implementing a decisive plan will be indispensable to navigating this choppy environment and keeping your sanity intact. Read Article

Should You Buy Global X’s Newest ‘Super’ Dividend ETFs?

Global X is giving investors another chance to boost their dividends via ETFs. The sponsor recently launched two new super-dividend ETFs, Global X SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:SDEM) and Global X SuperDividend REIT ETF (NYSEARCA:SRET). Read Article

The Best ETFs of 2015’s First Quarter

The best ETFs so far in 2015 are bundled in the healthcare, consumer discretionary and telecom sectors. Here's who has led the charge in Q1. Read Article

Should You Buy Gold? 3 Pros, 3 Cons (GLD)

The gold market hasn't been too impressive lately, but signs point to a potential turnaround. Now may be the time to buy in with the GLD ETF. Read Article

EEM: Should You Consider Emerging Markets?

The emerging markets making up the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF's (EEM) holdings are cheap and have high expectations. It's hard to beat that combo. Read Article

Should You Sell in May and Go Away?

Would you rather listen to some old saying ... or make some money? If it's the former, then sure, sell in May and go away. Read Article

IYH Is Seeing Large Inflows (JNJ, PFE, MRK)

One standout ETF is the iShares Dow Jones US Healthcare (ETF) (NYSEARCA:IYH), where we have detected an inflow of approximately $118.1 million. Read Article

Google Ranks Fifth in the S&P 500

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has taken over the fifth spot from Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) in the S&P 500. Read Article

The 2 Best ETFs to Play Earth’s Water Woes

California's water issues eventually will become the world's water issues. Play the trend now via water stocks ETFs PHO and CGW. Read Article

Starbucks Surpasses Priceline in S&P 500 Rankings

For the underlying components of the S&P 500, Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) has taken over the 47th spot from Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN), according to ETF Channel. Read Article

What Does Inflow Mean for the SPY?

One standout ETF is the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY), where we have detected an inflow of approximately $6.2 billion. Read Article

4 Popular ETFs to Learn From

Six months out, the dollar will likely be in the same high spot or perhaps even stronger, whereas monetary policy devotees are likely to benefit from increasing their currency-hedged foreign exposure. Read Article

IVV Is Experiencing Large Inflows

One standout exchange-traded fund is the iShares S&P 500 Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:IVV), where we have detected an approximate $350.6 million dollar inflow. Read Article

Make $1,000 With Covered Calls on Safe ETFs

ETFs aren't just for diversification -- you can sell covered calls against them for income. Here are three safe ETFs that you can sell covered calls against to earn $1,000. Read Article

Affordable Care Act Turns 5: Healthcare Stocks Still Soaring

The fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act marks a half-decade of remarkable outperformance on the part of healthcare stocks. Read Article

Why Apple Inc. Makes Dow Jones ETFs Relevant Again (AAPL, DIA)

The addition of Apple Inc. (AAPL) makes the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA) even more tech-focused -- one of several highlights of this oft-overlooked fund. Read Article

2 ETFs That Are Sensitive to Interest Rates

Understanding the nuances of these ETFs and how they react to changes in interest rates may help with strategic portfolio decisions if the Federal Reserve does ultimately make changes in their fiscal policy later this year. Read Article

5 Charts Displaying Current Market Conditions

Those that prefer to be more active should focus on making strategic adjustments to your asset allocation to ensure your portfolio is aligned with your objectives and risk tolerance. Read Article

One ETF With Notable Outflow

Creation of new units will mean the underlying holdings of the ETF need to be purchased, while destruction of units involves selling underlying holdings. Read Article