During the health care legislative debate in 2010, Health Care ETFs served as the investments everyone loved to hate. And in 2010, as the overwhelming majority of sector ETFs notched remarkable returns, health care had been stuck in neutral.
Suddenly, the most undervalued sector on a historical P/E ratioÂ basis began to ignoreÂ Obamacare uncertainty. In fact, as it currently stands, the year-to-date results for pharma, biotech, providers, medical devices and the sector at large sit just below 52-week highs. Most of these ETFs are enjoying double-digit returns from 1/1/11-7/22/11.
However, while nobody doubts the demographic reasons for Healthcare ETFs,Â others question current valuations. Still othersÂ are troubled by the propsect of ongoing legislative battles. What do you think?Â
Fifteen Health Care ETFs Trading Near 52-Week Highs â€“ Nelson Hem, SF Chronicle
Emerging Market Equities Offer The Potential for Strong Outperformance â€“ Prieur du Plessis, Investment Postcards
Checking In On The BRIC ETFs â€“ Tom Lydon, ETF Trends
Bond ETFs In Focus: Defining All The Yield Metrics â€“ Jared Cummans, ETFdb
Buffett’s Unwavering Optimism in U.S. Economic Recovery â€“ Don Dion, The Street
Are Any Treasury ETFs Safe? â€“ Ron Rowland, Money And MarketsÂ Â Â Â
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