ETF Investing

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.

3 Natural Gas ETFs to Buy Before Prices Rebound

There are multiple pressure points on natural gas, including the market being oversupplied and the transition to alternative energy sources. Indeed, it's tough getting involved with natural gas ETFs and there appears to be a lot going against these products at the moment, but for tactical investors, there may be some opportunity in this category.

A Coronavirus Quagmire for the QQQ ETF

Another issue to consider is valuation. At 25.52x earnings, QQQ is pricey relative to a broader universe of domestic large caps and heading into this year, there were plenty of concerns about the multiples being sported by Amazon, Apple and Microsoft. However, high multiples and prices aren't necessarily harbingers of crashes.

5 Disruptive ETFs to Invest in the Most Innovative Tech Stocks

As technology continues changing the world, investors can profit and participate with these disruptive ETFs dedicated to innovative tech.

3 Reasons to Buy the Coronavirus Discount in the QQQ ETF

With the coronavirus panic irrationally sending many solid companies into the gutter, the QQQ ETF is a great fund to advantage the discounts.

3 of the Best Funds For Investors Worried About Tax Day

With Tax Day looming, investors should be assessing strategies to lower their obligations to Uncle Sam. These funds can help.

10 Ways to Diversify Your Portfolio at This Time of Crisis

If you are trying to diversify your portfolio to survive the coronavirus-led correction, here are 10 solutions that are good long-term plays.

5 ETFs That Will Help Lower Your Taxes

With the year coming to a close, it's time to start thinking about taxes. And some of the best ETFs can help you save on what you owe Uncle Sam.

3 Good Chip ETFs to Buy No Matter What

The coronavirus has humbled semiconductor stocks, but these three chip ETFs could be ready to bounce back -- and do so soon.

3 Different Ways for Newcomers to Buy S&P 500 Stocks

Launched all the way back on March 4, 1957, the S&P 500’s largest company by market capitalization [share price multiplied by number of shares outstanding] is Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) at $1.07 trillion, the smallest is Quanta Services (NYSE:PWR) at $5.07 billion, and the median stock is $22.07 billion.  

3 India ETFs to Buy Now While No One Is Looking

India ETFs are getting lost in the emerging markets shuffle, but some are worth revisiting. Here are three that are worth a look.

The 10 Best Index Funds to Buy and Hold

The 10 best index funds are a mix of buy-and-hold ETFs that will serve you for decades, as well as a couple tactical trading tools.

5 Outperforming Big Growth ETFs To Leverage Valuation Gap

These ETFs offer significant capital appreciation at a time when growth stocks continue dominating their value rivals.

7 of the Best Healthcare ETFs to Purchase for 2020

Don't ignore healthcare stocks because 2020 is an election year. Some of these funds are poised for big upside.

5 Emerging Markets ETFs to Consider as 2020 Rebound Plays

The coronavirus is weighing on emerging markets assets, but it's not all gloom and doom. These standout ETFs could be ready to rally in 2020.

3 Great ESG ETFs to Buy That Investors Should Keep Their Eye On

Investing with your morals has hit the big time, as ESG ETFs let you do it with ease. That said, here are 3 worth buying for your portfolio.

7 Great ETFs to Buy for the Rise of 5G

5G is here and its deployment could be epic. Investors can get on the action with some of the following 5G ETFs.

3 Transportation ETFs to Leave at the Gate

For investors currently mulling transportation exchange traded funds, the good news at the moment may just be there's a limited universe (just seven) to examine. For patient market participants, there are some forward-looking funds that may be worth a glance in the future, but for now it may be best to leave most transportation ETFs sitting on the tarmac.

3 Great Funds for Investors Interested in Bitcoin

Bitcoin is coming back to start 2020 and while there isn't yet a dedicated ETF for the digital coin, these funds could be decent replacements.

SPY: Things Are Getting Interesting, but for Some Overlooked Reasons

Big tech names are dominating the market capitalization of the SPY ETF. However, that’s not necessarily a bad thing because the tech surge today is fundamentally more sound than it was in the 2000s-era tech bubble.

7 European ETFs to Buy as the Continent Begins Its Rebound

European equity markets have long lagged the U.S. But these European ETFs are worth a second look with nice valuations and yields.