How many major sectors of the U.S. economy are riding above¬†their respective¬†long-term, 200-day trendlines? 3 of the big 10 are.
Not surprisingly, Defensive Equity ETFs like¬†SPDR Select Sector Utilities (XLU) and SPDR Select Sector Staples (XLP) made the cut. More surprisingly to some, however, is the recent emergence of a cyclical powerhouse like SPDR Select Sector [...] [...more]
ETFs For Volatile Markets, Volatility ETFs/ETNs, Dividend ETFs, Inverse ETFs, ETF Protection, ‚ÄúDip-Buying‚ÄĚ ETFs
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After a few months in “dry dock,” the Claymore Shipping ETF is about to be relaunched. Are the factors that forced the shutdown a thing of the past? If not,¬†are there other Transportation ETFs that have been trending higher?
Claymore‚Äôs New ‚ÄėSEA‚Äô To Set Sail Soon¬†- Oliver Ludwig, Index Universe
ETFs That Go Up When The Market [...] [...more]
Legitimate criticism of leveraged ETFs is rapidly fading from the blogosphere. In fact, a¬†number of my peers¬†serve up “champagne-and-caviar-like” praise for¬†Leveraged ETFs.
There may be¬†a reason for that… and that reason¬†may be¬†a direct or indirect¬†advertising/financial arrangement. In fact, one wonders why there isn’t a warning label with, “Caution: Commentators receive compensation from Leveraged ETF provider.”
There’s nothing [...] [...more]