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.
You call that a downright ugly Q3.
The Chinese market was very strong in the first half of 2015, so it is no surprise that the silver medalist for emerging-market exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in that time period was another Chinese fund: Harvest CSI 500 China A-shares Small Cap ETF (ASHS).
The Federal Reserve decided on Sept. 17 to leave interest rates unchanged, citing recent global economic and financial developments that may restrain economic activity somewhat and are likely to put further downward pressure on inflation in the near term.
This weeks ETF Talk moves on to another new category of top-performing exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
The third-best-performing exchange-traded fund (ETF) in the international equity category during the first half of 2015 has a different focus than its counterparts.
The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged Thursday. Though a slight majority of pundits were predicting that the Fed would do just that, I dont think many had anticipated the reason why the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) kept rates at near-zero.
I am a huge fan of exchange-traded funds (ETFs). In fact, there may be no bigger advocate of these products than me. I love ETFs for multiple reasons, including their transparency, ease of use, low cost and diversity.
As with the rest of the market, GWX is not performing as well in recent months. When market vital signs are better than they currently are, this fund may rebound.
This ETF Talk rounds out the category of the top-performing domestic dividend-paying exchange-traded funds (ETFs) for the first half of 2015 with Cambria Shareholder Yield ETF (SYLD).
The latest bout of selling in equity markets has been compared to the big drop below the 200-day moving average that occurred in October 2014.
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.