ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Fri May 29, 4:12PM CDT
It was not exactly “sell in May and go away” as the S&P 500 climbed 1.1% this month while the Nasdaq Composite climbed almost 2.6%, but U.S. stocks did finish the month on a down note. The last week of May brought the first weekly decline in four... (full story)
The month of May is always the focus of investors' attention thanks mainly to the popular trading maxim, "Sell in May and Go Away." This hints at the seasonal un-favorability in the investing world as indicated by the historical... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Fri May 29, 3:11PM CDT
The Global X FTSE Greece 20 ETF (NYSEArca: GREK ) finished May with a slight gain. Amid renewed concerns that Greece is headed for departure from the Eurozone, that is no small feat for the lone Greece exchange traded fund.
Greece has a debt of... (full story)
Beginning July 1st, China and Hong Kong will have cross-border sales of funds. Investors took the view that cross-border sales of mutual funds will increase inflow of equity. In a joint statement, China and Hong Kong regulators said the initial quota... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Fri May 29, 1:38PM CDT
The PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Index Bullish Fund (NYSEArca: UUP ) , which tracks the price movement of the U.S. dollar against a basket of currencies, including the euro, Japanese yen, British pound, Canadian dollar, Swedish krona and Swiss franc,... (full story)
We recently came across a couple of articles making the sensational claim that TAA is nothing more than a repackaged and dressed-up version of market timing. Both articles - and others, we've subsequently learned - point to a Morningstar study... (full story)
Stephen Petranek - Daily Reckoning - Fri May 29, 1:09PM CDT
This post The One Vitamin Most People Should Take appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
Americans seem to be fixated on popping store-bought multivitamins to increase their health. But in reality, most of it is not necessary. Stephen Petranek... (full story)