Play the Treasury Yield Jump with TLT

Ten-year treasuries are falling on the heels of rising rates. Exploit elevated rate fears with this play on the TLT ETF. More 

Dividend Stocks Showdown: REITs vs. Utilities

Yes, 2015 has been a rough year for dividend stocks, but we now have some excellent bargains. So, what's the better bet, REITs or utilities? 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 

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 

2 ETFs That Are Sensitive to Interest Rates

Understanding the nuances of these ETFs and how they react to changes in interest rates may help with strategic portfolio decisions if the Federal Reserve does ultimately make changes in their fiscal policy later this year. More 

What’s the Deal With Utilities Right Now?

If the stock market’s ecstasy with aggressive risk-taking remains, further losses could be ahead for conservative industry sectors like utilities. 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