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3 Defensive Funds for an Aging Bull Market

The market is beginning to look tired and expensive. Now is a good time to take a look at the best defensive funds to protect you from a correction. More 

XLP: How to Beat the Market With Toilet Paper

The Consumer Staples Select Sect. SPDR (ETF) (NYSEARCA:XLP) deals in life's most basic needs -- and it has clobbered the market over time. 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 

PG: Procter & Gamble’s Cross Below Critical Moving Average

In trading recently, shares of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) crossed below their 200-day moving average of $84.49. More 

Here’s What KO, PM, WBA Are Doing in XLP

One standout ETF is the Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR (ETF) (NYSEARCA:XLP). More 

Don’t Bottom Fish the Oil and Energy Sectors

Crude oil prices, as tracked by the United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (NYSEARCA:USO), have crashed 50% over the past nine months, and energy stocks, as tracked by the Energy Select Sector SPDR (ETF) (NYSEARCA:XLE), were the only stocks in the S&P 500 to post losses in 2014. More 

Get Long Conagra Foods Following Liftoff

ConAgra achieved a technically significant rally Thursday after earnings topped forecast. Now, upside momentum is in CAG stock's favor. More