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3 Ultra-Cheap ETFs To Buy For The Best Developed Markets Stocks

3 Ultra-Cheap ETFs To Buy For The Best Developed Markets Stocks

There are plenty of cheap ETFs for developed markets exposure, but these three stand out from the crowd Two of the most prominent themes this year in the world of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are investors flocking to ex-U.S. equity funds and the ongoing affinity for low-cost exposure. Looking at this year’s top 10 asset-gathering ETFs, […]

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3 Emerging Markets ETFs That Will Beat The U.S.

3 Emerging Markets ETFs That Will Beat The U.S.

Emerging markets are hot, and analysts expect things to stay that way. Capitalize with these three EM funds. While everyone has been focusing on U.S. stocks and President Donald Trump’s ability to make America great again, something has been quietly happening across the globe: Emerging markets have gotten hot once again. In fact, in 2017, markets […]

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The 3 Best Vanguard ETFs To Buy For International Stocks

The 3 Best Vanguard ETFs To Buy For International Stocks

These ETFs make adding international stocks to your portfolio cheap and easy One of the biggest problems facing investors these days — perhaps even more so in recent years — is something market pundits have dubbed “hometown bias.” Essentially, it’s our propensity to favor U.S. stocks over international stocks. The problem is, as we’ve become more […]

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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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Put Your China Fears Aside With This New Emerging Markets ETF

| September 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
Put Your China Fears Aside With This New Emerging Markets ETF

There’s no doubt that China has been a thorn in investors’ sides over the last few months.  After all, their stock market is down 40% from the recent peak. It’s never good when one of the world’s largest economies is struggling.  And it’s been an even bigger headwind for emerging markets than developed markets. As […]

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How To Handle An ETF Flash Crash

| August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
How To Handle An ETF Flash Crash

Investors awoke to a major market selloff on the morning of Monday August 24th, 2015.  If you were watching the markets, you’ll recall all of major stock indices plunging 5% or more as soon as the market opened. The Dow crashed more than 1,000 points, the S&P 500 was down 120 points, and the Nasdaq was […]

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Are Currency Hedged ETFs Safe?

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
Are Currency Hedged ETFs Safe?

Currency hedged ETFs are all the rage with investors.  In fact, the two ETFs with the largest net inflows of money are both currency hedged ETFs. Investors have pumped a whopping $15.4 billion into WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity $HEDJ this year and another $11.1 billion into Deutsche x-trackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF $DBEF.  You’ll […]

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Why To Invest In Chinese A-Shares ETF

| June 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Why To Invest In Chinese A-Shares ETF

Over the last few years, Chinese leaders have implemented several economic and social reforms.  These changes are aimed at making things more efficient and allowing foreign investors to make direct investments inside China. Many investors are using ETFs to invest in Chinese stocks. One of the biggest changes has been the deregulation of the Chinese […]

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Here Come Leveraged Currency Hedged ETFs

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Here Come Leveraged Currency Hedged ETFs

More and more ETF providers are jumping on the currency hedged ETF bandwagon.  Link currency hedged ETF to And for good reason… investors can’t get enough of them. One of the latest ETF providers to throw their hat into the ring of currency hedged ETFs is Direxion.  In fact, they’re the first to offer a […]

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Own This Emerging Market ETF In May

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
Own This Emerging Market ETF In May

Emerging markets have taken a backseat to US stocks in recent years.  US stocks have raced higher while emerging market stocks haven’t gone anywhere. Now emerging market stock ETFs are outperforming US stock ETFs. In fact, iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF $EEM is up 12.7% over the last two months.  Over the same time, the […]

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