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What the Dip in Commodity Stocks Means for the U.S. and China

The move to the downside for commodity stocks is a big problem for the broader economies of the U.S., China and Europe for a few reasons. More 

ETFs: 3 Ways to Play the Boom in Healthcare Stocks

Healthcare margins got a boost from the Affordable Healthcare Act. ETFs are your best shot at capturing the sector. More 

3 Sector SPDR Funds to Sell Now

Sector SPDR funds can have a place in certain portfolios, but one must tread wisely and keep an eye on them. Here are three SPDRs worth dumping now. More 

Beat the Market With These 9 Sector ETFs

Indexing doesn't have to mean just dumping your nest egg into an S&P 500 fund. The Select Sector SPDRs can help you add value by letting you go all in (or all out) of individual sectors. More 

What Do Utility and Energy Stocks Show About the Market?

Based on this divergence between those sectors that tend to do well during economic expansions and those that tend to under-perform -- namely utilities -- we anticipate more bullishness to come. More 

3 Best Funds for Tapping Basic Materials

With many of the best funds in the sector up more than 5% for the year, the basic materials sector is a leader in 2015 and that momentum may continue for the future. More 

3 ETF Charts Signaling Classic Late Cycle Behavior

The broader market are relatively flat so far this year, but a significant rotation into these ETFs suggests we are entering a new stage in the cycle. More