ETF Investing

Beware the Allure of Leveraged ETFs

Leveraged ETFs promise a whole lot, and they can deliver -- but only in best-case scenarios. Otherwise, watch out! Read Article

One ETF to Reap Profits From the Stock Buyback Binge

While picking individual stock buyback plans can be complicated, playing the overall stock buyback trend is incredibly easy thanks to ETFs. Read Article

When Do Leveraged ETFs Make Sense?

Leveraged ETFs can be a money trap for careless investors ... but they can be a useful tool to fill out the aggressive part of a balanced portfolio. Read Article

Why You Should Invest in Equal-Weight ETFs

When it comes to smart-beta ETFs, simple strategies could be best. Equal-weight indices are one of the best. Read Article

Renaissance IPO ETF Offers Broad Exposure, Solid Returns

Investing in individual ETFs can be a dangerous game. Luckily, the Renaissance IPO ETF gives you a broader way to play IPOs. Read Article

Should You Buy While China Is Slow?

I am a biased believer in China’s economic might. Read Article

ACTX: Trade Like Carl Icahn With the Global X Activist Index ETF

The Global X Guru Activist Index ETF (NASDAQ:ACTX) is a new way to tap the minds of Wall Street's "smart money" and activist investors. Read Article

Airline Industry JETS ETF Takes Off Today: Should You Take A Flier?

The U.S. Global JETS ETF launched on Friday and will give investors access to a high-flying industry with its broad exposure to global airline stocks. Read Article

3 Best ETFs to Play Housing and Real Estate

Housing and real estate ETFs show potential for short-term gain but can also be smart pieces of a diversified, long-term strategy. Read Article

3 Aggressive, High-Yield Dividend ETFs to Buy

There has been a changing of the guard in 2015. Now, some of the best dividend ETFs are those with a heavy focus overseas. Here are three to explore. Read Article

3 Niche Tech ETFs to Buy for High Growth

Each of the exchange-traded funds we'll discuss offers a unique opportunity to capitalize on a niche segment of the technology sector. Read Article

3 Global ETFs That Are Great Value Buys

While it may be hard to unearth bargains in the late stage bull for U.S. equities, foreign and global stock ETFs can be less expensive. We'll look at three foreign ETFs. Read Article

HACK Into the Emerging Cybersecurity Sector

HACK has outperformed both the SPY and QQQ by more than 13% over the past four months alone. Read Article

3 ETF Charts to Portray the State of Precious Metals

The precious metals market continues to be one of the most schizophrenic trades of the year that has confounded both bulls and bears. Read Article

S&P 500 Rank Alert: McKesson Surpasses Facebook

McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has taken over the 14th spot in the S&P 500 from Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), according to ETF Channel. Read Article

4 Blunders to Avoid in ETF Investing

It is always a good idea for investors who are getting used to the structure of exchange-traded funds to review some common trading mistakes. Read Article

Have a Long-Term Horizon? Buy Tech Stocks the Right Way (XT)

From biotech to robotics, the new iShares Exponential Technologies ETF (NYSEARCA:XT) has them all. XT could be the best way to play high-growth tech stocks. Read Article

Chevron Stock – Where Does CVX Rank in the Dow?

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) is the 17th broker pick, on average, out of the 30 stocks making up the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Read Article

3 Best Emerging Market ETFs to Buy Now

If you're looking to add exposure to emerging markets, here are three of the best ETFs to get the job done. Read Article

7 Index Funds to Buy for Retirement

Index funds offer low costs and instant diversification -- perfect for retirement planners. Invest with income and defense in mind with seven of Wall Street's best index funds. Read Article