Tag: exchange-traded funds

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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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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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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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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7 ETFs For The Investing Opportunities Of Tomorrow

| November 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
7 ETFs For The Investing Opportunities Of Tomorrow

Artificial intelligence ETFs are ideal for investors looking to access tomorrow’s tech today These are halcyon days for investors looking to access disruptive technology themes and trends. Always an epicenter of innovation, the technology sector is evolving to include themes such as artificial intelligence, quantum computing, robotics and electric and self-driving vehicles among other disruptive […]

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5 America-First ETFs To Buy

| October 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
5 America-First ETFs To Buy

For investors looking to put America first, these are some of the best ETFs Some politicians discuss an America-first agenda, one that has often been extolled by the current presidential administration. In a world where economic globalization is viewed as increasingly important, the America-first sentiment may be viewed as controversial. Controversy aside, there are scores […]

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Rising Rates Are No Problem For These 5 ETFs

| October 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Rising Rates Are No Problem For These 5 ETFs

Some of the best ETFs can provide protection against rising rates And just like that, there were three … or eight, if you’ve been counting since the first time the Fed Reserve raised interest rates in this latest tightening cycle. With the economy going strong, the Fed is estimated to raise rates at least once more […]

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