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Solving the Bond Problem: Active Fixed Income
Today 17:37 EDT
Interest rates are low, and stuck there. Inflation is looking less transitory by the week, and labor markets look ready to keep it alive for quite some time. Many investors are sitting on cash and...
There are important fundamental changes taking place in emerging and frontier markets beyond China as these populations are leapfrogging traditional consumption in favor of online services and shopping...
303: How to Asses the Impact of Disruptive Technologies | ‘The Switch’ With ARK Invest
Today 15:26 EDT
This season of “The Switch” is focused on making a case for disruptive innovation. In this episode, hosts Cathie Wood, CEO of ARK Invest, and ETF Trends’ CEO Tom Lydon and CIO Dave Nadig discuss how to...
A Look at Energy & Commodities
Today 15:11 EDT
Energy is currently the number one ranked US sector on a risk-adjusted basis. This comes from a steep, parabolic rise that has occurred over the last month. We have written about this in the last few...
Top Performing Leveraged/Inverse ETFs: 10/24/2021
Today 14:54 EDT
These were last week’s top performing leveraged and inverse ETFs. Note that because of leverage, these kinds of funds can move quickly. Always do your homework. Ticker Name 1 Week Return (BZQC+)...
Can Emerging Markets Re-Emerge for the Bulls?
Today 14:12 EDT
Emerging markets (EM) could be making a comeback after the pandemic put EM equities at risk for the majority of 2021, but that dynamic could be shifting. The MSCI Emerging Markets Index is up a slight...
China is facing its own energy crisis, which is causing the prices of utilities to also spike — as such, Global X has a pair of ETFs that investors will want to watch. “China’s curbs on...
This Clean Energy ETF Is Perking Up
Today 13:37 EDT
Clean energy exchange traded funds are dealing with some rough patches this year, but favorable fundamentals remain in place, indicating that investors shouldn’t rush to abandon funds like the Invesco...
Hertz Helps Tesla and That Helps Some ETFs
Today 13:21 EDT
Shares of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) surged 12.66% on volume that was more than triple the daily average yesterday on news that car rental giant Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (HTZZ) said that it’s ordering...
Access Dividend Growth Potential With ADIV
Today 13:15 EDT
Traditionally, Asian companies use less of their profits to pay dividends out. But for investors looking for dividend growth opportunities, funds such as the Guinness Atkinson SmartETFs Asia Pacific...
Crypto Fast Becoming a Preferred Payment for Remittances
Today 13:09 EDT
The COVID-19 pandemic has put a strain on economies and people globally in a variety of ways, and as financial pressure increases in intensity with beleaguered economic recovery, the number of...
CIBR Leading Stellar Growth for Cybersecurity ETFs
Today 12:57 EDT
Seven years ago, there were no dedicated cybersecurity exchange traded funds. Owing in large part to the success of the First Trust Nasdaq Cybersecurity ETF (CIBR), that’s no longer the case. In fact,...
Inflation Not Stymieing Stocks…Yet
Today 12:43 EDT
The S&P 500 is up more than 21% year-to-date, more than 2% over the past month, and closed on Monday around record highs. Alone, those statistics are impressive, but they’re even more impressive when...
GSFP: Surviving, Thriving Volatile Renewables Transition
Today 12:37 EDT
Investors embracing environmentally sustainable and clean energy strategies are having their patience tested this year. What looked liked a favorable setup entering 2021 is taking some lumps, but the...
There Will Be Bumps, But ACES Has Long-Term Potential
Today 12:30 EDT
As 2021 is showing, the transition to clean energy and carbon-neutral concepts will encounter bumps, but that doesn’t dent the long-term thesis for exchange traded funds like the ALPS Clean Energy ETF...
Grab Some of This Market’s Dividend Recovery With DIVS
Today 12:23 EDT
Domestic dividend growth across multiple market capitalization spectrums is commanding plenty of headlines this year. With that in mind, it’s easy for investors, many of whom already have domestic...
Bank of America a Technology Company, Says CEO
Today 12:14 EDT
At the Yahoo Finance’s All Markets Summit on Monday, Bank of American CEO Brian Moynihan said that he views the business not just as a banking entity, but also a financial technology company that is...
Uranium Is an Investment in the Future
Today 11:46 EDT
The Sprott Physical Uranium Trust (U.U) is up 45.7% since its July 19th inception. It is the largest physical uranium fund in the world and a convenient way for investors to get exposure to a substance...
Cybersecurity More Important Than Ever as Russia-Linked Hackers Target Tech Companies
Today 11:38 EDT
Microsoft announced on Monday that the group of hackers that have been linked to Russia and are responsible for the SolarWinds hack in 2020 have increased their attacks on technology companies this...
Regulatory Report Positive for Meme Stocks, Perhaps BUZZ, Too
Today 11:28 EDT
A couple years ago, the term “meme stock” was rarely acknowledged, and not many investors even knew what it meant. Thanks to technology and retail investors flush with cash, “meme stock” is meaningful...
Three Vanguard ETFs With High Annual Dividend Yields
Today 11:20 EDT
Getting the highest yields could mean that investors need to step out of their comfort zones when it comes to duration and location, which they can do with ETFs from Vanguard. As mentioned, fixed...
This Quality ETF Is a Step Ahead of the S&P 500 Value Index
Today 10:36 EDT
Given the potential economic headwinds like inflation, ETF investors will want to shore up their portfolios with quality funds that can outpace the major indexes, like the FlexShares US Quality Large...
Gold Might Be Down, But This Silver ETF Could See Strength
Today 10:28 EDT
Given a choice right now between gold and silver, it appears that hedge funds may have a penchant for the industrial utility of the latter. While it may not match gold in terms of scarcity and thus...
Markets In Motion – Glass Half Bull
Today 10:06 EDT
By John A. Forlines, III The seasonal market weakness that has historically dogged investors in September put a damper on the third quarter rally. As we head into the final quarter of the year, there...
Day Hagan Tech Talk: Volatility of a Different Type
Today 10:00 EDT
By Day Hagan Asset Management SUMMARY With corporate earnings coming out in abundance, a plethora of domestic and international narratives, and now, from a price perspective, a short-term overbought...
Record Wealth Creation, Consumption Trends and Disconnects, and Accelerating Buybacks Drive Equity Gains
Today 9:55 EDT
By the Beaumont Capital Management Investment Team It’s no secret that a staggering amount of wealth was created during the pandemic and the M2 money supply has hit record highs (in what may be a...
President Biden is working to bring America back in line with Paris Agreement goals by advocating for major transitions and government spending within several key emissions sectors such as electric...
Special Report: Astoria’s Q4 Investment Outlook – You can’t turn the inflation spigots on and off
October 25, 2021
Click here to read Astoria’s Q4 Investment Outlook Astoria has been quite vocal about using cyclical and inflation sensitive assets to provide protection for one’s portfolio. Over the past 10 years,...
View From the EDGE – Early Stages of a Regime Shift?
October 25, 2021
By DeFred Folts III, Managing Partner Chief Investment Strategist, and Eric Biegeleisen, CFA, Portfolio Manager Deputy Chief Investment Officer Equities: ▶ The outlook for U.S. equities has improved...
Emerging Markets: The Next Frontier of Growth With Special Guest Dr. Burton G. Malkiel
October 25, 2021
Three megatrends have been the catalyst for a digital revolution that is transforming the developing world: the rise of the EM consumer, the computer in the form of a smartphone, and the internet via...