Author Archive: Corey Williams

Corey Williams is the editor of Sector ETF Trader, an investment advisory service focused on profiting from ETFs and the economic cycle. Under Corey’s leadership, the Sector ETF Trader has become one of the most popular and successful ETF advisories around.

In addition to his groundbreaking service, Corey is the lead contributor to ETF Trading Research, where he shares his insights about ETFs and financial markets three times a week. He’s also a regular contributor to the Dynamic Wealth Report and the editor of one the hottest option trading services around – Elite Option Trader.

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February ETF Fund Flows Good As Gold

| March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
February ETF Fund Flows Good As Gold

The stock market’s ugly start to 2016 continued in February.  The S&P 500 is down 4.3% this year but it has managed a 3.7% gain over the last month. Let’s dive into the details of the February ETF fund flows and other sentiment indicators that are driving the market action. The Emotion Driving February ETF […]

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Investing In An Oil ETF

| February 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Investing In An Oil ETF

Oil and stocks are moving in lockstep with one another.  And oil is the one in control. If oil prices go up, stocks follow.  If oil prices go down, stocks follow.  If oil has a rare calm day, stocks are flat as well. It has happened time and time again over the last several months. […]

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ETFs With Freeport-McMoRan $FCX Exposure

| February 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
ETFs With Freeport-McMoRan $FCX Exposure

Freeport-McMoRan $FCX is the top performing stock in the S&P 500 over the last month.  The resource miner is up a whopping 70% in the last month.  At a current price of $7.75, it’s up 120% from the 52-week low of $3.52.  But it’s still down 67% from the 52-week high of $23.65. FCX is […]

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Is This The Best Japan ETF?

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
Is This The Best Japan ETF?

The Japanese stock market is struggling along with everything else in 2016. The popular iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund $EWJ is down 11% this year.  But that’s after a 7% bounce over the last few days. And don’t forget that Japanese stocks have been moving lower since mid-2015.  EWJ is down 18% from the 52-week […]

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ETFs With Newmont Mining $NEM Exposure

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
ETFs With Newmont Mining $NEM Exposure

Newmont Mining $NEM is the top performing stock in the S&P 500 over the last month.  I can hear the gold bugs rejoicing. NEM is up more than 35% in the last month and it’s 48% above the 52-week low. Here Are 2 ETFs With Exposure To Newmont Mining… iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners $RING […]

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5 Best ETFs For February

| February 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
5 Best ETFs For February

Today, we’re recognizing the 5 Best ETFs for February 2016. These stock ETFs have climbed the mountain to deliver investors with superior returns.  To be fair, we’re excluding any leveraged ETFs… ETFs that use these performance enhancing drugs aren’t fit for most investors. 5 Best ETFs For February Based On 1-Month Performance iShares MSCI Global […]

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Our February Stock Market Update In 3 Charts

| February 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Our February Stock Market Update In 3 Charts

Investors are in for a tough year if January sets the stage for stock market’s yearly performance.  The S&P 500 finished the month down 5%. What’s more, the poor performance in January has meant that the S&P 500 finishes February with a loss 60% of the time. Technical February Stock Market Update The January selloff […]

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January ETF Fund Flows Send Investors Into Treasuries

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
January ETF Fund Flows Send Investors Into Treasuries

January was a horrible start for the stock market.  The S&P 500 is down 5% this year and 8.5% below the 52-week high.  The January ETF Fund Flows show investors generally sold ETFs holding stocks and bought ETFs that hold safe investments like US Treasuries. Let’s dive into the details of the January ETF fund […]

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New SEC Rules Could Shutdown Leveraged ETFs

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
New SEC Rules Could Shutdown Leveraged ETFs

Leveraged ETFs have been a hot button issue as the ETF industry has grown in size. These leveraged ETFs are different than run of the mill ETFs.  Most ETFs hold a basket of stocks that move in concert with the underlying index.  But leveraged ETFs are different; they promise to deliver 2x or 3x the […]

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3 ETFs With Exposure To McDonald’s Stock

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
3 ETFs With Exposure To McDonald’s Stock

McDonald’s $MCD reported upbeat financial results for the 4th quarter.  After years of struggling to find sales growth, the fast food giant’s turnaround has investors hungry for more. The company’s same-store sales grew 5% worldwide. And same store sales comparisons show US sales grew 5.7% in the 4th quarter.  The jump in sales is largely […]

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