Exchange-traded funds, like mutual funds, aren’t always appreciated… but ETFs can be the strongest investments in your portfolio. ETFs are essentially baskets of stocks, in which you buy yourself exposure to a number of sectors, industries and trends. These can be traditional in nature, with steady dividend payments, or more aggressive, with exposure to hot trends like marijuana. Either way, our analysts have covered it here.
While REITs offer some great exchange-traded funds, the best ETF in this space is SRET, with a 5%-plus yield even after expenses and a diverse base.
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Avoid the ARKK ETF as Ark Investment Management focuses on over-hyped growth stocks without intensive research and focus on profitability.
Cryptocurrency ETFs provide you with protection against risk and volatility of the inherent volatility of individual cryptocurrencies.
The healthcare sector outperformed in the past year due to the pandemic. Here are seven ETFs for your portfolio to look beyond Covid-19.
ETFs offer better tax efficiency, greater transparency and lower risk, offering an advantage over traditional stocks that carry more risk.
Cathie Wood buys disruptive companies for her ARK Innovation fund and investors profit from them. But some of those disrupters are overvalued in the short term.
There are no pure plays in space. ARKX initial holdings include navigation stocks, defense contractors, big tech winners and some outliers like Netflix and Deere. This is a bet on Cathie Wood and her team.
So, what are some of the best index funds out there? These eight, some tracking a large index, others targeting a specific investing criteria, are some of the best low-cost options out there.
PLUG stock might tempt some investors looking for a discount but there’s also a possibility more volatility could be on the way.
Here're seven of the most popular ETFs so far in 2021
Index funds offer greater diversification and lower fees. Amid an explosion of options, these seven funds are among the cheapest and simplest choices.
5G ETFs offer flexibility, tax benefits and risk management. Hence, they offer a safer way to invest in this growth-oriented space.
VYM stock is a set-it-and-forget-it holding that should pique the interest of practically any income-focused investor.
Here are seven of the best index funds income seekers should keep an eye on in April. They all have juicy dividend yields and growth ahead.
QQQ stock has lagged the broader market lately, but its underperformance is only likely to be temporary. Here's why it's buy-worthy.
If you're looking for a dividend ETF to add to your portfolio, the ProShares Dividend Aristocrats is one of the best. Here's what you need to know.
The new space-focused ETF from ARK seems like a potential winner. But investors interested in the sector can do better than ARKX stock.
With Q1 2021 in the rear view, the winners of 2020 are beginning to lose their shine as these ETFs are looking good for Q2 and beyond.
With speculative stocks getting pummeled, the appeal of QQQ stock is starting to stand out against more speculative rival ETFs.