While the timing may not be known for certain, one of these days, the Federal Reserve is going to raise key benchmark interest rates. The decision to move even a quarter of percentage point will be a landmark one. Since the credit crisis, the Fed has... (full story)
Buying stocks on margin is not something new; people have been doing it for a long time. Just before the great depression in the 1930s, investors were allowed to buy stocks with just 10% margin (meaning you put in $1,000 if you wanted exposure of... (full story)
ProShares recently launched four S&P 500 Ex-Sector ETFs . Each offers the S&P 500 but without the exposure to certain sectors such as energy, financials, technology and health care.
We recently had the opportunity to speak with ProShares’... (full story)
Here is a look at the 25 best and 25 worst ETFs from the past trading week. Traders can use this list to find prospective candidates that have deviated too far from their longer-term trends, thereby serving as potential starting points for those... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Fri Oct 02, 4:50PM CDT
Investors should take a look at buyback exchange traded funds as the markets head toward one of the busiest periods of the year for company stock repurchases.
November is the busiest month of the year for buybacks among S&P 500 companies,... (full story)
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With Australia’s economic performance in serious decline, Greg Canavan reports on those who are too distracted by the bread and circuses to give a hoot...
The... (full story)