Tag: dividend ETFs

7 ETFs That Can Make You Love Retirement

7 ETFs That Can Make You Love Retirement

These funds break the conventional mold for retirement investing When it comes to investing for retirement, most of the prevailing wisdom is just plain wrong. There are many “guides” that suggest a certain weighting of equities and fixed income based on one’s age. That’s not a great approach, however, because everyone has a different risk […]

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3 Top Preferred ETFs To Buy For High Yield

3 Top Preferred ETFs To Buy For High Yield

Want an alternative way to achieve high yield? These three ETFs offer different ways to tap dividend-rich preferred stocks. The Federal Reserve has boosted interest rates twice this years, and bond traders widely believe the central bank will hike rates one more time before the end of the year, but that’s not derailing high-yield asset […]

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5 Top High-Yield Dividend ETFs To Buy

5 Top High-Yield Dividend ETFs To Buy

Truly high yield is difficult to find in the ETF space, but a few select funds offer big income. Just be careful. If you’re looking for dividend ETFs that actually dole out high yield … well, the good news is, you don’t really have to look far. In the world of 2,013 exchange-traded funds listed in […]

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3 High Paying Dividend ETFs – DVY, DEM, MLPY

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
3 High Paying Dividend ETFs – DVY, DEM, MLPY

Over the last six years, the low interest rate environment has been especially hard on retired investors. The reason’s simple… As people enter retirement, they typically shift their investment portfolio from one focused on growth into one that’s focused on generating income. The problem is, the low interest payments on safe investments like US Treasuries […]

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Investors Pull Money Out Of Dividend ETFs In Favor Of Small Cap ETFs – Weekly ETF Fund Flows

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
Investors Pull Money Out Of Dividend ETFs In Favor Of Small Cap ETFs – Weekly ETF Fund Flows

Today we’re taking a look at ETF fund flows in iShares Russell 2000 (IWM), iShares Select Dividend (DVY), and SPDR S&P Dividend (SDY). ETF fund flows are a valuable indicator of what traders are thinking.  It takes a lot of buying or selling to drive millions or even billions of dollars into or out of […]

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Global X Launches New MLP ETF

| August 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Global X Launches New MLP ETF

In today’s world of low interest rates, investors are constantly on the hunt for high yielding investments.  They just can’t generate enough income with traditional sources like Treasuries, corporate bonds, and money markets.  Investors have flocked to high dividend paying sectors like Master Limited Partnerships, or MLPs, in search of bigger payouts.   Midstream energy […]

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Generate Income With This New Actively Managed Senior Loan ETF

| May 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
Generate Income With This New Actively Managed Senior Loan ETF

Generating income from an investment portfolio isn’t easy.  Today’s slow growth and low inflation are holding interest rates near record lows. And given the recent statements from the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank, this situation is expected to continue for another year… at the very least. It’s forcing investors to think outside of the […]

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New Dividend ETFs – IQDF, IQDE, IQDY

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
New Dividend ETFs – IQDF, IQDE, IQDY

FlexShares launched three new ETFs this week.  And there’s definitely a theme to the new ETFs – international dividends. Let’s take a closer look… FlexShares International Quality Dividend Index Fund (IQDF) IQDF provides exposure to large cap non-US dividend paying stocks.  And it has a reasonable expense ratio of 0.47%.  The top five countries in […]

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