ETF Investing

5 Worst ETFs Right Now

Find out why these five exchange-traded funds are some of the worst ETFs out there. Avoid them at all costs. Read Article

5 Best ETFs to Buy Right Now

If you want to beat the market, check out these five best ETFs across several different investment flavors. Read Article

Don’t Mourn the Death of iShares’ Target-Date Funds

iShares is shutting down its target-date funds, but those types of funds aren't for savvy ETF investors, anyway. Retirement planners should look at these funds instead. Read Article

3 ETFs to Play a Rebound in Oil Prices

West Texas and Brent crude oil prices are at multimonth lows, but oil has proved its tenacity over the years. Get into one of these 3 energy ETFs before prices rebound. Read Article

Will Chinese Stocks Outperform for the Rest of the Year?

Chinese stocks have more than tripled the performance of U.S. stocks over the past three months. Here are three reasons the boom times could continue. Read Article

Broaden Your Dividend Map With IDV

For true income diversification, you want good exposure to solid international dividend stocks -- and the IDV ETF give you just that. Read Article

3 Dividend ETFs for Income AND Growth

Don't settle. If you're looking for dividend income, make sure your dividend ETF provides yield and quality companies. Read Article

Has the QQQ Reached a Tipping Point?

After Monday’s bullish burst, the QQQ ETF looks like a trade worth chasing. There are a few things would-be investors need to know first, though. Read Article

Which International ETF Is Right for You?

Choosing which international ETF that's right for you depends on your objectives. Here are five good ones to help you make your decision. Read Article

Why Is the SPY Overreacting to the Selloff?

The SPY ETF still is the most popular way to get S&P 500 exposure, but its recent movement says a lot about who's actually buying it. Read Article

Yes, It Really Is Time to Buy Gold Mining Stocks Like GDX and GDXJ

After a painful drubbing in 2012 and 2013, gold prices show a glimmer of hope, and that's great news for gold mining stocks. Read Article

Just Walk Away From Credit-Default Swap ETFs

Retail investors now have the ability to bet on credit-default swaps (CDSes) via ETFs ... but it doesn't mean they should. Read Article

It’s Not Too Late to Ride the Rally in China Stocks

Additional easing, insulation from geopolitical instability and bargain prices should keep fueling China stocks through year-end. Read Article

5 Days of Fearful Trading Provide ETF Insights

High-performing and consistent ETFs suggest that U.S. economic growth could be slowing for now and that great potential for bargains still lie in Asian stocks. Read Article

Surprise! Another Sentiment Extreme Hits Precious Metals

The precious metals market has recently exemplified "fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.” Find out what sentiment is saying right now. Read Article

Will XLY, Consumer Stocks Bounce Back?

Consumer discretionary stocks are performing woefully in 2014, but not to worry -- the XLY will recover. The trick is figuring out when. Read Article

Follow Longer-Term ETF Trends to Improve Your Trading

One of the most common expressions in the investment world is that “one day does not a trend make.” Read about how to measure your portfolio's attractiveness based on both current prices of your asset classes and their longer-term trendlines. Read Article

4 ETFs Poised to Surge on Big Inflows

These 4 ETFs are seeing big inflows which means it may be time to buy. Here's a closer look at why they're worth consideration. Read Article

Athena High Dividend ETF – An Unusual Path to Quality Income

The Athena High Dividend ETF (DIVI) is the appealing result of AdvisorShares' move to put an unorthodox fund manager to work on dividend stocks. Read Article

8 ETFs to Take Advantage of a Fed Stimulus Pullback

Interest rates could find renewed life, and if so, you'll want to be in the right position to profit. Try one or more of these ETFs. Read Article