ETF Investing

3 Defensive ETFs Poised for Profits

The evidence is growing that insiders are preparing for trouble. Prepare for the worst with these three defensive ETFs. Read Article

Emerging Market Bonds: Where Do We Go From Here?

Emerging markets have seen a lot volatility thanks to the strength of the U.S. Here's what you should know about EM bonds. Read Article

4 Alternative ETFs to Buy for Ultimate Diversification

Want real diversification? We serve up four of the best alternative ETFs to buy now for protection tomorrow. Read Article

Safely Pick a Bottom in Energy Stocks (XLE, XLU)

Energy stocks are bottoming out, and the ratio between the XLE and the XLU is flashing oversold levels. Use this pair trade to capitalize. Read Article

ZROZ: Why Is This Bond ETF Up 30% This Year?

When a bond fund rips off 30% gains in a year, it merits a closer look. Here's why the Pimco 25+ Year Zero Coupon US Treasury (ZROZ) is crushing it. Read Article

Can the SLV Bounce Back? 2 Ways to Play the Volatility in Silver

Year-to date weakness and 3 oversold indicators in the iShares Silver Trust (ETF) make SLV and AG tempting speculative plays. Read Article

Best ETFs For Large-Cap Value  

The best ETFs in the large cap value category have low expense ratios and offer plenty of diversification. Read Article

Reach All-Time Highs With QQQ

QQQ offers an excellent way to track large, growth-oriented companies in the technology arena through a low-cost investment vehicle. Read Article

Can the Swiss Single-Handedly Buoy Gold Prices?

Gold prices have been falling rapidly of late, but some Swiss say it's still a must-have asset for its central bank. Read Article

The 7 Best Index Funds for Your Money

You can build a diversified, balanced portfolio with just a handful of ETFs. Here are the best index funds you need to own. Read Article

The Perfect Technology ETF for Dividend Investing

Investors seeking to increase the yield of their portfolios while still focusing on capital appreciation should consider these ETFs. Read Article

3 Ways to Play the Bounce in Emerging Markets

While U.S. large-cap stocks have zoomed right back up to re-challenge the record highs set in September, stocks in emerging markets haven't come along for the ride. That looks set to change. Read Article

Crash Protection Strategy: 6 ETFs to Buy

ETFs can be an effective tool in hedging your portfolio in a market crash. Here are six funds you can use to protect your backside. Read Article

3 Vital Lessons In Risk Management

By diversifying your risk across numerous companies using an ETF or implementing a stop loss avert large losses, you can avoid unnecessary losses. Read Article

China: A Bull Market in the Making?

China and some emerging markets have a compelling fundamental backdrop that also supports the bullish potential in the charts. Read Article

Volatility Is Still Outperforming the S&P 500

How many more times are you going to miss the next big move in volatility? The right time to prepare for higher market volatility is before it happens. Read Article

Downtrodden ETFs Bounce Back With Vigor

Many ETFs were beaten down during the recent pullback, but now they're gearing up to bounce back stronger than before. Read Article

Why Volatility Works In Favor of Gold ETFs

The majestic rise and fall of gold-related ETFs can only be described as a wild roller coaster ride of emotionally-driven price swings. Read Article

Keep More of Your ETF Capital Gains and Income

What can you do to keep more of what you make or made? Minimize the taxes from things like short-term trades and taxable interest income. Read Article

4 International Dividend ETFs To Buy

Investors looking for high income should take a look at international dividend ETFs. Here are four of the best to buy. Read Article