Doug Fabian

Posted July 25, 2016

A dividend-driven exchange-traded fund (ETF) worth considering for income investors is SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (SDY), which I view as a slow-and-steady performer.

Posted July 25, 2016

This column is the first of the final two articles that will feature domestic dividend-based exchange-traded fund (ETFs).

Posted July 24, 2016

Stocks here in the United States are doing well.

Posted July 12, 2016

This exchange-traded fund (ETF) offers income by tapping into blue-chip stocks that have paid rising dividends for a number of years. Thats why the fund is known as the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF (NOBL).

Posted July 11, 2016

The equity bulls woke up to 287,000 reasons to smile Friday, as the much-stronger-than-expected June jobs report was just right.

Posted July 04, 2016

Starting this week, we begin a new series about exchange-traded funds that will focus on income-driven dividend funds. Todays featured ETF is OShares FTSE US Quality Dividend ETF (OUSA), a U.S. fund with total net assets of $209.98 million.

Posted June 29, 2016

There are many ways to invest in precious metals through exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Gaining exposure to silver mining is as easy as buying shares in the Global X Silver Miners ETF (SIL

Posted June 28, 2016

By now, I suspect that the whole world is aware that the citizens of the United Kingdom voted to reject the rule of the elites at the European Union (EU) by opting for a Brexit.

Posted June 21, 2016

The number of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) worldwide has skyrocketed in recent years, sometimes by double-digit percentages annually.

Posted June 20, 2016

In one of my May ETF Talks, I brought to your attention the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX), the largest gold mining ETF in the world with $7 billion in total assets.

Posted June 07, 2016

It doesnt get much uglier than the May jobs report, especially if you were like most on Wall Street and were hoping to see some 160,000 net new jobs created during the prior month.

Posted June 03, 2016

Todays ETF Talk features the iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners Fund (RING), a solid, serviceable gold mining fund that offers investors all the advantages and disadvantages that they might expect of a precious metals fund. RING is part of the same family of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as iShares MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF (SLVP), a silver fund that was featured in my previous ETF Talk.

Posted May 31, 2016

A relatively small exchange-traded fund (ETF) with a silver-mining niche that is worth bringing to your attention is the iShares MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF (SLVP), a fund with just $44 million in total assets.

Posted May 30, 2016

If, at the end of April, you would have told me stocks would now be knocking on the door of new 52-week highs, I might have looked at you with more than a slightly skeptical eye.

Posted May 23, 2016

The Fed threw the market a curveball last week, as the release of the April Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting minutes revealed that Janet Yellen and company are indeed willing to hike interest rates again at their next meeting.

Posted May 18, 2016

Over the past couple of months, Ive been telling everyone I can especially those who read my newsletter advisory services and listen to my weekly podcast about the tremendous opportunities to be found right now in gold, silver and precious metals mining stocks.

Posted May 11, 2016

Stocks appear to be at a crossroads. During the past two weeks, weve seen a slide in the major indices thats sent several key segments back below the 200-day moving average.

Posted May 02, 2016

The still-stinging death of pop music icon Prince has made the world a sadder place.

Posted April 29, 2016

The Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (GDXJ) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners Index.

Posted April 25, 2016

Emerging markets are in a bull market.


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