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ETF Investing

Always Win With Wall Street: 3 Asset Managers to Buy

"The house always wins." That's certainly true for the stocks of these 3 asset managers. More importantly, they'll keep winning. Read Article

This ETF Will Tell You A Lot About Inflation Expectations

Inflation is a scary word as it generally presages rising interest rates. This fixed income ETF is a gauge of inflation pressure Read Article

7 Vanguard ETFs to Build a Total Portfolio

These seven inexpensive Vanguard ETFs will let you build a full portfolio or just plug in some holes -- both on the cheap. Read Article

DXJ: Should You Consider Hedged Japanese Stocks?

With the flood of cheap yen pouring into the Japan stock market, DXJ is an interesting play. Read Article

How Would Your Portfolio Do in a 50% Market Decline?

Prudent investing dictates investors have a balanced portfolio to weather market storms. Here's what happens when that balance is unsound Read Article

What’s Next for European Currency Hedging?

Think European stocks and currency hedging are dead? Actually, now may be the best time to buy into ETFs like HEDJ. Read Article

Why the S&P 500 Is Likely To Revisit This Correction Low

The Fed's decision to leave interest rates should've vaulted the market higher. It's time to get concerned over the next drop in the S&P 500 Read Article

3 Investments to Make While Living In the Economic Twilight Zone

Recent strong economic news belies the belief that in reality the economy is not doing very well. Here are 3 investments we've made to get through Read Article

3 “No Hike” Dividend ETFs to Buy

These dividend ETFs that have been stymied by Federal Reserve speculation this year could benefit from the "no hike" decision. Read Article

What You Need To Know About Rising Rate ETFs

What is viewed as an inevitable rise in interest rates presents an opportunity for investors to use ETFs to hedge that bet. Read Article

Is There Such a Thing as a ‘Fed-Proof’ ETF?

As investor concern grows ahead of the Fed's rate hike decision, the search for a Fed-proof ETF becomes more urgent. Read Article

The $51 Portfolio: 5 Cheap Index Funds to Buy

A few dollars in fees today can add up to tens of thousands of dollars tomorrow. Save your returns with this sub-$100 portfolio of index funds. Read Article

Should You Invest in Market Neutral ETFs?

I was recently asked by a reader named M.M. about the benefits of investing in market neutral funds. Choosing among these ETFs is tricky, but here are tips on how to invest. Read Article

3 ETFs to Tune Into Amazon and Netflix Stock

The market turmoil in August decimated a number of stocks' YTD gains, but both Amazon and Netflix stock are turning the pages on their growth stories. Investors looking to access either Amazon stock or Netflix stock via exchange-traded funds have ample options, but those looking to find both stocks under the umbrella of one ETF should focus on the following funds. Read Article

International ETFs: 2 To Buy, 2 To Avoid

Beware the contrarian allure! Most international ETFs are trading well below this year's highs, but not all dips are buying opportunities. Read Article

Should You Still Invest in the BRICs?

All of the BRIC countries have been hit hard in the summer volatility. But is it time to abandon the BRICs altogether? Read Article

Love Emerging Markets But Fear China? No Problem! (XCEM)

The new XCEM ETF helps elimate Chinese stocks from your portfolio. But should you bite on the new ETF? Read Article

4 Ways to Hit the Market’s Seasonal Sweet Spot

Retail stocks are frequent winners from September through November. These holdings in particular should see you through Thanksgiving. Read Article

Brazil’s Crises Shows the News Is Always Worst At The Bottom (EWZ)

An old saying on Wall Street that I will paraphrase is that the news is always 'best at the top and worst at the bottom'. Today's situation in Brazil proves the point. Read Article

The Single Most Important Factor In Selecting An ETF

After researching a reader question, I came up with the single most important factor to consider when looking at ETF investment ideas. It's as simple as this... Read Article