Doug Fabian is the editor of the monthly investment newsletter Successful Investing and is the host of the syndicated radio show, "Doug Fabian's Wealth Strategies." Taking over the reins from his dad, Dick Fabian, back in 1992, Doug has continued to uphold the reputation of the newsletter as the #1 risk-adjusted market timer as ranked by Hulbert’s Investment Digest. Doug published the book “Maverick Investing” and has appeared on CNBC, Fox News and CNN. He also has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Barron’s and other publications.
To describe last week as anything but the epitome of craziness would be the height of understatement.
Even in market areas that are underperforming, there always are some stocks and funds that hold up better than the rest, demonstrating remarkable relative strength.
This article will focus on the top-performing U.S. domestic dividend equity fund for the first half of 2015, following our recent series on top international dividend exchange-traded funds (ETFs), DFE, DLS and IHDG.
Theres no Goldilocks in the markets right now. There are only the three bears and those bears are growling with ferocity.
Todays column features the third-best performer among international dividend funds for the first half of 2015: WisdomTree International Hedged Dividend Growth Fund (IHDG).
Its August, and its hot in my hometown here in Southern California. Its even hotter in Las Vegas, where Im writing to you today while attending a business conference.
The WisdomTree International SmallCap Dividend Fund (DLS) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that invests in non-U.S. dividend-paying securities.
One of the most startling charts Ive seen in a long time is the DB Commodities Tracking Index Fund (DBC).
The appeal of a dividend-oriented strategy is clear and established.
This article features First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF (FV), the third-ranked U.S. equity exchange-traded fund (ETF) for the first half of 2015.
Although success has been difficult to find in the market for the first half of 2015, some exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have eked out impressive gains.
Greetings from the San Francisco MoneyShow!
There was a whole lot of crazy in the markets last week. From Greece to China to the corner of Wall St. and Broad St., things were indeed wild.
The first half of 2015 has seen markets land relatively flat, with minimal upside to be found in broad market indices.
A business development company (BDC) is one that helps relatively small companies to grow and to develop, primarily by providing loans and capital investments. Investors can buy shares in public BDCs to gain exposure to the small private companies they finance, as well as the BDCs themselves. Todays featured fund, BDC Income ETF (BIZD), pools together a collection of BDCs and offers a high dividend yield.
The first half of the year is already over. Yes, I know it feels like we just kicked off 2015, but this weekend we celebrate our nations birthday. To me, the July 4th holiday represents the unofficial break before we get back to business in the second half of the year.
Conventional wisdom explains that it is vitally important for any investor to diversify his or her holdings.
Dividend-bearing investments can be found in a variety of places, and there are many choices.
If youre an exchange-traded fund (ETF) investor like me, then you are always looking for trends that can make you money.
In last weeks issue, I wrote about the pending tailwind in Chinas A-shares market, as the world awaited the decision by MSCI on whether they were going to include China A-shares in their emerging market index.