BRICs Report: India, Vetting the Vowel

China gets the headlines, but India's rapid growth has continued for almost two decades. Here's what investors should know about this BRICs nation. More 

BRICs Report: Is the Samba Over for Brazil?

Brazilian stocks have drifted downward for the better part of two years -- but don't against the power of the country's emerging middle class. More 

Emerging-Market ETFs Take Off

Many emerging-market ETFs are surging by double digits so far this year. South Africa, Taiwan, China, Russia, Brazil, India, and South Korea offer buys. More 

2 Brazilians Heading Up and 2 to Avoid

Emerging-markets valuations have made an extraordinary V-shaped move in the last six months, yet Brazil still looks almost as cheap as it did back in August. Believe it or not, a big Brazil fund such as EWZ (NYSE:EWZ) has rebounded only about 6% since late August, when the Bovespa had been pounded to a forward... More 

Does It Still Make Sense to Diversify Internationally?

Yes, but you'll have to do so prudently and with patience. Overseas markets do offer opportunities for careful investors. More 

Find Big Option Premiums in This Top Emerging Market

Economic growth in 2012 will be minimal in the United States, non-existent in Europe and slowing in China, from the looks of current data. However, one place we see a big potential for growth is Brazil, whose underlying fundamentals are among the world’s strongest. Brazil’s rapidly emerging middle class is the engine driving growth in... More 

Are Emerging Markets Decoupling from the Developed World?

Investors may soon change their position on economic decoupling and emerging markets as they realize emerging countries are not sheltered from financial crisis. More