Tag: ETF

3 Defensive ETFs To Protect Yourself From Another Market Selloff

| January 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
3 Defensive ETFs To Protect Yourself From Another Market Selloff

The time to get defensive is now The tail end of 2018 didn’t shape up to be great for the investing public. The markets — down 6%-plus for the full year — fell into a turmoil and it looked as if the bulls were finally rolling over into a big bear market. Stocks, commodities and […]

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7 Bargain-Bin ETFs For Frugal Investors

7 Bargain-Bin ETFs For Frugal Investors

Practically everyone loves cheap ETFs. Here are some low-fee ideas for 2019 When it comes to ETFs, low fees do not always mean superior returns, but low fees do increase a fund’s ability to generate interest from investors. In terms of asset-gathering proficiency, the sweet spot among cheap ETFs is an annual expense ratio of […]

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6 “Retirement Maker” Funds Paying Up To 10.8%

| December 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
6 “Retirement Maker” Funds Paying Up To 10.8%

Today we’re going to discuss six “retirement maker” funds that pay dividends up to 10.8% annually. You will not find these types of yields in mainstream financial publications. Here’s why. It’s important for you to fade Wall Street’s advertising machine and buy value, not hype – especially when it comes to dividend payers. Stick with excellent yet […]

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5 Exotic ETFs To Buy For A Better Portfolio In 2019

| December 17, 2018 | 0 Comments
5 Exotic ETFs To Buy For A Better Portfolio In 2019

A dose of out of box ETFs could do your portfolio good next year As we’ve said, ETFs are perfect to build out your core portfolio with. After all, their index-hugging abilities and low costs make them a perfect foundation to build a portfolio on. There’s a reason why more than $155 billion sits in the iShares Core […]

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Build A Better Portfolio In 2019 With These 5 Core ETFs To Buy

| December 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Build A Better Portfolio In 2019 With These 5 Core ETFs To Buy

These are the best ETFs to buy to build a low-cost core portfolio in a snap As the new year approaches, a lot of people make financial resolutions, most of which include something along the lines of building a better core portfolio. Although it sounds difficult, exchange-traded funds can help you accomplish this without too […]

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7 Precious Metals ETFs To Consider Now

| December 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
7 Precious Metals ETFs To Consider Now

It has been a rough year for precious metals ETFs, but 2019 could bring fresh upside Rising U.S. interest rates and a strong dollar are among the factors plaguing precious metals exchange-traded funds (ETFs) this year. Gold and silver, the most widely followed precious metals, confirm as much. Among precious metals ETFs, the largest gold […]

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The Best, And Worst, Ways To Buy Preferred Shares

| December 3, 2018 | 0 Comments
The Best, And Worst, Ways To Buy Preferred Shares

As you near (and enter) retirement you probably favor bonds, which provide income with less drama than stocks. However, less drama means less potential upside. With retirees living longer than ever before, it’s important to not go too conservative too early in life. And fortunately today, even 65 or 70 may be too early! One […]

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5 Best ETFs For Slow And Steady Growth

| November 28, 2018 | 1 Comment
5 Best ETFs For Slow And Steady Growth

For patient investors, these are some of the best ETFs to deliver long-term gains Since the start of October, the S&P 500 has tumbled about 9.50%, erasing its 2018 gains and dangerously flirting with the official definition of a correction. That slide confirms that equity market weakness that started in October has seeped into November, which is […]

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Seek Shelter With These 7 REIT And Utilities ETFs

| November 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
Seek Shelter With These 7 REIT And Utilities ETFs

Utilities ETFs and REIT funds could be ideal destinations as market volatility lingers After a wild October, one that saw the S&P 500 notch one of its worst October performances ever, equity market volatility remains a concern for investors. Stocks rallied following the midterm elections, but the S&P 500 quickly gave back those gains and is currently […]

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5 Low-Fee ETFs That Aren’t All That Great

| November 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
5 Low-Fee ETFs That Aren’t All That Great

Not all low-cost ETFs are great. Some have higher-fee competitors that are better. There is no doubt about it: when it comes to exchange-traded funds (ETFs), advisors and investors love the low-fee products. For several years, the top funds in terms of new assets added are low-fee ETFs. That trend is continuing in 2018. Of […]

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