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Hedge Funds Love These ETFs

At Insider Monkey we usually focus on stocks in which a select group of hedge funds prefers to invest its capital, but we also notice that hedge funds......(read more)
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Opportunity To Make Money With Paul Singer

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Best performing ETF For 2014: First Trust NYSE Arca Biotech ETF (FBT), SPDR S&P Emerging Asia Pacific (ETF) (GMF), IShares Barclays 20+ Yr. Treas.Bond (ETF) (TLT)

Over the years, investing in bonds and stocks has become easier and easier with focus now shifting to exchange-traded funds that continue to gain traction......(read more)
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Magnum Hunter Resources Corp (MHR), Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) and iShares Barclays 20+ Yr. Treas Bond (ETF) (TLT): Top Picks Ahead Of OPEC Meeting

Oil has been on a declining trend over the past few months reaching lows of $80 a barrel with massive impact on oil stocks. OPEC members are meeting at......(read more)
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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Public Offering Can be Played Indirectly Through These Methods

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) will soon debut on the New York Stock Exchange in grand, potentially IPO record-breaking fashion, and that has many......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

Silver Trust (SIVR), iShares Silver Trust (ETF) (SLV), PureFunds ISE Jnr Slvr Cp (Sm Cp Mnr/Exp) ETF (SILJ) and ETFS Physical White Metals Baskets Shares (WITE): The Best Silver ETFs

Over the past, one-month silver has appreciated by 12% double the amount that was expected for gold and considerably raising the stakes of investing in......(read more)
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Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (GDXJ), SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD): The Way Ahead For Gold and its ETFs

On CNBC’s ‘Fast Money,’ the traders discussed on the prospects for investing in gold prices in the current market scenario and the performance of......(read more)
8 Sector ETFs for 2013

Utilities SPDR (ETF) (XLU), iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index (ETF) (IWO): The Best ETFs to Buy, Hold and Sell

Exchange Traded Funds are a kind of index funds that essentially trade like stocks. 2013 was a great year in terms of ETF trading as more than 100 (net......(read more)
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Thursday’s ETF Movers: Gold Miner Bulls, Long Silver ETN

The markets are slightly down on late Thursday after a big rise on Wednesday, following the FOMC press release. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX......(read more)
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Gold is Flat, Gold Miners ETF is on the Move

The Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is going to release its latest policy decision in less than an hour and the market is –......(read more)
10 Vocational Skills in Demand Today

Strategiest Max Breier is Bullish on Oil & Gas ETFs

Energy prices are on the rise after Sunni militant fighters started attacking and capturing several cities in Iraq. Oil prices could exceed $150 per barrel......(read more)
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Top ETF Movers on Tuesday

On Tuesday the markets have inched down in the morning after closing in green the day before. In the morning, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX......(read more)
Direxion

Top Gainers and Losers Among ETFs on Monday

The U.S. Markets opened with a slight decline on Monday amid the International Monetary Fund cutting the growth forecast for the U.S. economy to 2.0%......(read more)
Gold Bullion

Friday’s ETF Movers: ProShares Ultra Semiconductors, Direxion Daily South Korea Bear, Direxion Daily India Bull 3X Shares

On Friday’s trading, a few ETF movers caught my eye. Let’s take a look at the biggest gainers and losers of the day: ProShares Ultra Semiconductors......(read more)

J.P. Morgan Funds’ VP Insight on Markets: Europe, BRIC and South Africa

In a recent interview on CNBC, Andres Garcia-Amaya, JPMorgan Funds’ Vice President and Global Market Strategist, explained why he likes Europe better......(read more)
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Funds Are Shorting Gold, Should you?

Gold has opened in green on Wednesday, currently trading at around $1260, up by 0.1%. In addition, the price for Gold has been falling for some time,......(read more)
OAKTREE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

Oaktree Capital’s Howard Marks’ Insight on Markets

Howard Marks, Chairman at Oaktree Capital Management, was interviewed on CNBC on Tuesday, and discussed the current condition of the stock market. In......(read more)

Investors Should Consider Holding Gold as Insurance: Simona Gambarini

Is Gold a commodity that investors should hold? Simona Gambarini, associate director of research at ETF Securities during an interview with CNBC provided......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

My No. 1 Ranked International ETF is Signaling ‘Buy’ Now

Some studies have shown that most of a stock’s return is due to the direction of the trend in a bull market. This can be seen in stock market breadth......(read more)
First Trust Files For Unique Commodity ETF

Green Investments, Green Returns: 11 Eco-Friendly ETFs to Consider

Looking for green investments? Eco-friendly ETFs can diversify your portfolio and even help the environment.  The US has come along way since the oil......(read more)
Leveraged ETF

These 4 New Funds Hold A Lot Of Promise

In the expanding universe of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), it’s sink or swim. Any ETFs that fail to gain a big enough investor following eventually......(read more)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

My Top-Ranked U.S. ETF Offers Deep Value In A Surprising Sector

Value stocks are usually companies that have a long record of success. Definitions vary, but value stocks typically trade at average or below-average......(read more)
Claymore/Zacks Multi-Asset Inc Idx (ETF) (NYSEARCA:CVY)

3 Reasons Why This Is a Great Income ETF

Income investing is a challenge in this current low yield environment. While it is true that interest rates have recently started to inch upward, that......(read more)
AdvisorShares Trust (NYSEARCA:TTFS)

Is PowerShare Buyback Achievers Fund a Buy? The Safest Way To Profit From $455 Billion In Stock Buybacks

Over the past few years at StreetAuthority, we’ve been chronicling the remarkable pace of share buybacks. So many companies are buying back $500......(read more)
Market Vectors India Small Cap Index ETF (NYSEMKT:SCIF)

Market Vectors India Small Cap Index ETF (SCIF), EGA Emerging Global Shares Trust (INXX): Two ETFs to Play This Reviving Emerging Market

After a relatively stable first half of fiscal year 2013, the Indian markets took a turn for the worse. The economy of the world’s largest democracy......(read more)
Leveraged ETF

ProShares Short S&P500 (ETF) (SH), ProShares Short QQQ (ETF) (PSQ), ProShares UltraShort S&P500 (ETF) (SDS): Investors May Want to Hedge Against a Fractured Fed

Those who believe that the Federal Reserve has been “winging it” in its efforts to keep the economy afloat may have found plenty of proof......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (ITB), PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM): Chart Predicts a Double-Digit Breakdown in This Sector

The stock market put in a rather strong performance upon returning from the long Labor Day holiday weekend. The S&P 500 went on a seven-day win streak......(read more)
United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (NYSEARCA:USO)

United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (USO): What The Syrian Crisis Means For Oil Prices

For a brief time in 1991, there was no question that I was going to earn a fortune. By making a few lucky stock and option trades, I had accumulated a......(read more)
Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO): These 4 Huge ETFs Could Be Your Core Portfolio

Exchange-traded funds have made it easier than ever for investors to build a diversified portfolio. But even though there are well over a thousand ETFs......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

iShares Select Dividend ETF (DVY), Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF (VYM): Three Launchpads for Dividend Investors

Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, can serve as a starting point for finding the perfect matches for your portfolio. Sector ETFs, for example, can help provide......(read more)
Some New ETFs Could be Stars in 2013

PIMCO ETF Trust (HYS): The Key To Protecting Your Wealth From The Fed

When I was a teenager, my father took me to an empty parking lot to practice driving on ice and snow. Skidding is an eerie feeling. When you first lose......(read more)
Select Sector SPDR

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (ETF) (EEM): The Case for Emerging-Market Small-Cap ETFs

Emerging markets have materially underperformed their U.S. counterparts in 2013 due to fears about slowing growth and depreciating currencies. The good......(read more)
Select Sector SPDR

Schwab U S Broad Market ETF (SCHB), Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY): The Cheapest ETFs for Buying U.S. Stocks

Keeping your investment costs down is the best way to improve your returns. With the rise of exchange-traded funds, it’s easier than ever to minimize......(read more)
State Street Corporation

State Street Corporation (STT), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW): The Top Choice Among ETF Investors in 2013

The exchange-traded fund industry has grown immensely over the past decade. With U.S. ETF assets having hit the $1.5 trillion milestone earlier this year......(read more)
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Most Popular ETFs Hedge Funds Are Crazy About

What are the most popular ETFs? Exchange-traded funds provide liquid ways for investors, including billionaire hedge fund managers, to take large positions......(read more)
SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSEARCA:GLD)

SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD), Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX): This Cheap Gold Fund Could Gain 50%

Gold is on the rise. The commodity has seen a dramatic surge over the past two months since hitting bottom in late June. Investing in the metal itself......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF) (TLT), iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Treasry Bnd Fd (SHY): Why Shorter-Term Bonds Might Not Be Your Best Bet

Ever since the Federal Reserve signaled that an end to its quantitative-easing activity might come sooner than later, the bond market has suffered some......(read more)
SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (NYSEARCA:GLD)

SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD): Why Gold Is Making a Comeback

Goldis having a summer revival. The price of gold touched $1,420 an ounce this week, a 3.5-month high, as escalating tensions in the Middle East, volatile......(read more)
United States Short Oil Fund (NYSEARCA:DNO)

United States Short Oil Fund (DNO), ProShares Short 20+ Year Treasury ETF (TBF): 2 Funds That Could Score Traders 10% Gains in the Next 2 Weeks

There’s no getting around the big effect that news has on the trading landscape. In fact, ever since the onset of the financial meltdown and the......(read more)
8 Sector ETFs for 2013

The 10 Most Massive SPDR ETFs On The Market

Looking for SPDR ETFs? You’ve come to the right place, at least for education on the subject. ETFs generally offer investors the possibility of......(read more)
Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

10 Bond ETFs To Keep An Eye On, From Vanguard To iShares

Interested in bond ETFs? Among all exchange traded products, ETFs have recently became some of the most popular due to the advantages they bring to their......(read more)
India ETFs

The Biggest India ETFs Include EG Shares India Consumer ETF (INCO), EGA Emerging Global Shares Trust (SCIN) & More

Wondering what the largest India ETFs are? With the evolution of stock markets, those interested in making some money out of it have a whole range of......(read more)
Leveraged ETF

Leveraged ETFs: Some Of The Best Include ProShares Trust (TBZ), Direxion Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Br (TMV) & More

Interested in leveraged ETFs? In the U.S. equity universe, Exchange Traded Funds have occupied a strong position being a popular security among traders......(read more)
Leveraged ETF

ETF Funds: The Best Big Guys Of 2013

Interested in ETF Funds? Exchange Traded Funds have gained a surge in popularity in the recent couple of years. Investors that decide to put their money......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

REIT ETFs: The 10 Best Yields On The Market

Did you know there are such things as REIT ETFs? Exchange Traded Funds are known for tracking a variety of securities like stocks, indices, bonds, or......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

Vanguard MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (VWO), iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (ETF) (EFA): The New Hot Spot for Foreign Stocks

Foreign investors haven’t had the easiest time as of late. Stocks in developed markets have posted a negative 1.3% annualized loss over the past......(read more)
iShares Silver Trust (ETF) (NYSEMKT:SLV)

iShares Silver Trust (ETF) (SLV): Is There Still Time to Buy Silver?

When it comes to making calls in the precious metals space, those dispensing trading advice often are humbled by circumstance. That’s because just......(read more)
Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

Vanguard MSCI Europe ETF (VGK): The Best Way To Profit From Europe’s Recovery

Europe, which has been long believed to be simply too volatile for prudent long-term investors, appears to have turned the corner. The world experienced......(read more)
Select Sector SPDR

Select Sector Financial Slct Str SPDR Fd (XLF), SPDR Series Trust (XHS): Dr. Doom’s Dire Predictions May Offer Opportunity

Near the end of a turbulent week, Marc Faber, a.k.a. Dr. Doom, made headlines when he predicted a sharp sell-off in the second half of the year. In a......(read more)
iShares Dow Jones US Home Const. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:ITB)

iShares Russell 2000 Index (ETF) (IWM), Vanguard Small Cap ETF (VB), iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index (ETF) (IJR): Do You Avoid Small Caps? Think Again!

As the Fed’s “tapering”-induced uncertainty causes the markets to remain volatile, many investors are growing apprehensive of this year......(read more)
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