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.

7 Best of the Best Fidelity Funds to Buy

These Fidelity funds are some of the best from the issuer's expansive lineup. Here's what investors should know about each.

3 VIX ETFs To Trade Looming Election Volatility

Here are several VIX ETFs that offer exposure to volatility ahead of the U.S. Presidential election.

10 Best ETFs for 2020: The Battle At the Top Tightens

Not all of the best ETFs this year will continue their monstrous climbs next year. But there are still plenty of winners here to keep your eyes on.

The 5 Best Marijuana ETFs for Conservative Portfolios

Investing in marijuana is speculative, but, with these marijuana ETFs you can get in on the cannabis investing game and reduce risk.

7 Index Funds to Hold Through Thick and Thin

Index funds offer immediate diversification and access to a wide range of stocks. Here are several of the best index funds that could be suitable for a wide range of investing styles.

Best ETFs for 2020: The Alternative Harvest ETF Is Ready to Go Higher

It wasn't one of the best ETFs this year, but there's still hope for the MJ ETF in the months and years ahead.

SPAK ETF Arrives in Time to Capitalize on Blank-Check Moment

Of course SPACs got their own fund thanks to the SPAK ETF, but this new product has perks and some proving to do.

7 Vanguard ETFs Everyone Should Consider

If you like low cost funds and diversification, here are seven Vanguard ETFs to buy

Best ETFs for 2020: The SPDR Innovative Technology ETF Can Run Higher

The XITK ETF has been among this year's best ETFs, rising over 52% so far. If the markets rally hard, so will XITK.

Best ETFs for 2020: The Consumer Staples SPDR ETF Is Set for New Gains

For best ETFs in 2020, slow economic progress and market uncertainty point toward sector rotation from riskier sectors into consumer staples.

Best ETFs for 2020: iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF Surges to New Highs

As the economy recovers from Covid-19, small-cap growth companies are surging. That makes the IWO ETF among the best ETFs to buy.

Best ETFs for 2020: The Communication Services SPDR ETF Can Rally in Q4

XLC is still in the best ETFs camp because it has multiple tailwinds for success in Q4 and beyond. Here's what you should know moving forward.

5 of the Best International ETFs to Buy for Diversification

Many investors are overlooking the opportunities found in international ETFs. These five in particular are worth your attention.

Best ETFs for 2020: The AdvisorShares Vice ETF Saved by SAM and TMO

This cannabis-focused ETF is currently being carried by alcohol and coronavirus plays. Here's how ACT did in the Best ETFs for 2020 contest.

Best ETFs for 2020: The Renaissance IPO ETF Continues Its Winning Ways

The IPO ETF continues to demonstrate strength towards the end of 2020. And it should remain one of the best ETFs in the years ahead as well.

Best ETFs for 2020: The U.S. Global Jets ETF Still Faces Headwinds

The JETS ETF might seem like one of the best ETFs for a post-pandemic future. But the long-term impacts will be substantial.

Best ETFs for 2020: The Invesco QQQ Trust Can Still Be a Winner

QQQ is still among the best ETFs this year because it has managed to overcome many threats induced by the novel coronavirus.

3 Investments in Gold Stocks That Will Add Bling to Your Portfolio

Central banks have been in a race to destroy the value of money ever since the 2008 crisis. Owning gold stocks is the hedge against that.

7 International ETFs to Buy to Avoid Home Country Bias

Home country bias exists everywhere, including in the U.S. To avoid this phenomenon here are seven international ETFs to buy now. 

Best ETFs for 2020: A Hard CLOU Fall

The CLOU ETF is not designed for traders, but for investors following the length and breadth of the cloud application trend.