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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Sector ETFs To Buy In January

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Sector ETFs To Buy In January

Stocks are off to a dreadful start in 2016.  The S&P 500 is down 11% from the 52-week highs.  It’s not even close to the 20% drop needed to be an official bear market. Yet, you can’t read, watch, or listen to anything about the financial markets without hearing about how stocks are headed for […]

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Solar Stocks Are The New Value Stocks

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Solar Stocks Are The New Value Stocks

First Solar $FSLR was one of the few stocks to start the year on a positive note. The stock was up 8% in the first few days of trading in 2016. The rally was sparked by an upgrade from Goldman Sachs $GS.  The Goldman analyst said the stock could go up 50%. The interesting call […]

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5 Best ETFs For January

| January 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
5 Best ETFs For January

2016 is starting off with a historically bad first week.  The Dow lost 1,079 points.  That’s a 6% drop for the blue chip index. A combination of falling oil prices and turmoil in Chinese financial markets has sent investors to the sidelines.  And I don’t blame them… Oil prices are at their lowest levels in […]

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Our January Stock Market Update In 3 Charts

| January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
Our January Stock Market Update In 3 Charts

Happy New Year! Sort of… Financial markets around the globe find themselves on post-holiday hangover.  Stock markets from China to Europe and here in the US have all sold off in the first few days of 2016. Hopefully, 2016 is a better year than the forgettable 2015 for US stocks. But it’s looking like 2016 […]

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December ETF Fund Flows Benefit Broad Based Stock ETFs

| January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
December ETF Fund Flows Benefit Broad Based Stock ETFs

The first interest rate hike from the Fed didn’t deter ETF investors from putting money into ETFs that hold US stocks.  The December ETF Fund Flows show the ETFs holding US large cap stocks saw the biggest inflows during the month. Let’s dive into the details of the December ETF fund flows and other sentiment […]

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Sector ETFs To Buy In December

| December 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Sector ETFs To Buy In December

Ready or not… higher interest rates are coming. The Fed is poised to end its zero-interest-rate policy (ZIRP) this week.  This policy has been in place since the 2008 financial crisis. Under ZIRP, the Fed has kept interest rates near 0% and used periods of quantitative easing or bond buying to help boost asset prices […]

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5 Best ETFs For December

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
5 Best ETFs For December

This weekend I let my boys, ages 3, 8, and 9, stay up well past their bedtime.  We bundled up, went outside, and enjoyed one of best meteor showers of the year. The annual meteor shower is called the Geminids because the shooting stars radiate from the constellation Gemini. This year’s show was especially good […]

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OPEC Oil Prices Hit Energy ETFs

| December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
OPEC Oil Prices Hit Energy ETFs

Last week, the members of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) met.  They decided to continue pumping oil at a record pace and let OPEC oil prices fall as the supply glut widens. The immediate reaction to the decision had a negative impact on oil prices.  The price of a barrel of WTIC crude oil […]

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Our December Stock Market Update In 3 Charts

| December 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
Our December Stock Market Update In 3 Charts

We’re into the home stretch of 2015. Will a Santa Claus rally emerge to propel the S&P 500 high into year end? Here’s what we know… Technical December Stock Market Update Right now the S&P 500 is up 3% year-to-date.  The October rally erased the September losses.  But November brought a return to the flat […]

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November ETF Fund Flows Benefit US Stock ETFs

| December 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
November ETF Fund Flows Benefit US Stock ETFs

Money came flooding into ETFs last month. Overall, there was $26 billion more inflows than outflows.  That’s a tremendous amount of money coming into ETFs. Let’s take a closer look at the November ETF fund flows and see what other sentiment indicators say about the emotion driving the market action. The Emotion Driving November ETF […]

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