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S&P 500 Suffers Worst Selloff Since October

After months in the doldrums, it seems like the bears are finally getting the upper hand. More 

Chinese A-Shares: What Will MSCI Decide, And Who Wins?

MSCI announces today whether it will be including Chinese A-shares in its emerging markets index -- a decision that will fundamentally affect core holdings in many portfolios. More 

EEM: What’s Wrong With iShares’ Emerging Markets ETF?

The iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) is showing a lack of sizzle despite a great year for emerging markets. Is something wrong with the EEM ETF? More 

4 Ways to Play a Stock Market Breakdown

The U.S. stock market is finally starting to feel the dual pressures of the eurozone and our situation here at home. Play with the bears via these stocks and funds. More 

Emerging Market ETF Goes All In On China

One of my favorite exchange-traded fund writers, Todd Shriber of ETF Trends, recently highlighted the news that Russell Investments would be updating its FTSE Emerging Market Index to include greater China exposure. I have mixed feelings about this move for several reasons that I will get into in a moment, but first let’s explore the immediate effects of this transition. More 

Dow Jones Still Near 18K as Stocks Can’t Shake This Rut

Transports showed some life thanks to news from Southwest (LUV), but by and large, U.S. stocks finished Monday with a listless move higher. More 

U.S. Stocks Plop After China’s Drop

A dramatic overnight plunge in Shanghai helped set the tone for a lackluster Thursday that saw U.S. stocks dip into the red. More