ETF Investing

How the Globe’s Dullest Sector is Effortlessly Beating the S&P 500

The utilities sector is the antithesis of high-flying tech stocks, however they are beating the S&P 500 by a wide margin. Here's why to hold utility stocks Read Article

3 Bond ETFs With High Yield That Are Worth the Risk

There are plenty of choices for bond etfs to buy that have a high yield, you just have to know where to look. Read Article

The 3 Best ETFs for Success in Q2 – FNDE SPHD XLE

These are the three best ETFs to use as all-weather plays to mitigate any increases in volatility and succeed in the second quarter. Read Article

Pacer TrendPilot 750 ETF: The Double-Edged Sword of Trend-Following ETFs (PTLC)

You can't say that Pacer Financial's PTLC ETF doesn't work, it does ... it just doesn't take advantage of bullish/bearish trends so much as react to them. Read Article

3 High-Yield Junk Bonds That AREN’T Junk

Junk bonds may have bottomed out, offering a chance to get into ETFs like JNK, HYLD and HYG at a reasonable price. Read Article

3 ETFs to Guard Against a Bear Market

If a bear market does take over, these are three ETFs to buy that will help you weather the down times. Read Article

Are U.S. Stocks Really The Only Game In Town?

The S&P 500 notched an all-time record high of 2130 on May 21, 2015. Since then, its suffered two faith-rattling slumps. But suppose that's good news? Read Article

SPDR S&P Biotech (ETF) (XBI) – The Best Biotech Investment Now

The best biotech stocks are hard to identify, but the XBI ETF allows investors to make a diversified but aggressive bet on small, high-growth biotech stocks. Read Article

Energy Select Sector SPDR (ETF) – Where Will XLE Go?

Energy stocks are falling amid widespread profit taking. Opportunity knocks for XLE bulls and bears alike. Here's how to profit. Read Article

3 iShares ETFs You Didn’t Know You Couldn’t Live Without (EEMV, HDV, VLUE)

iShares has superior ETF brand recognition. Still, with almost 330 funds available in the U.S., it can be easy to overlook some iShares ETFs, like VLUE, EEMV and HDV. Read Article

3 Mexican Stocks to Have a Fiesta With

Nothing can stop Mexican stocks from dominating the markets, giving return-starved investors something to cheer about. Read Article

Leveraging Our Play on TIPS

For those that follow Treasury bond fluctuations, it's been hard not to notice the persistent under performance in TIPS. Here's why a turnaround is coming Read Article

The Federal Reserve’s Path: Four Hikes, Two Hikes, Zero Hikes, QE4

Three months ago, the Federal Reserve anticipated raising overnight lending rates four times in 2016. Now they are projecting just two hikes. So which is it? Read Article

This Big Biotech ETF Faces a Key Technical Test

Those who follow our blog know we are proponents of technical analysis in reading the trends of the market. A trend in this biotech ETF suggests opportunity Read Article

iShares MSCI Brazil Index (ETF) (EWZ): This Rally Isn’t All That Crazy

The iShares MSCI Brazil Index ETF (EWZ) may seem a little too hot to handle, but there's actually pretty tight logic behind all the buying. Read Article

3 ETFs to Buy for the Dividend Aristocrats!

The quest for dividend aristocrats is made easier with these dividend-exclusive exchange-traded funds. Read Article

Slowdown In Stock Buybacks? Don’t Expect Institutional Buyers To Pick Up The Slack

According to FactSet, S&P 500 earnings will drop 8.3% in the first quarter, the fourth consecutive quarter of declines. Trouble in the market is ahead Read Article

What To Do When You Miss The Move In An ETF

There is no certainty in stock market moves, and investors must be prepared for rapid changes. Here are 4 options to consider when you've missed a big move Read Article

March Madness 2016: Your 4 Best Index Fund Seeds

Investors can pick the best of the best by building their own "Final Four" of must-own exchange-traded and index funds. Read Article

4 Defensive ETFs That Outperform the Market

With the market in turmoil over the course of the current year, finding safe havens is always a good bet for investors. These defensive ETFs fit the bill Read Article