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Must-read Articles on ETF Investing
Sector ETFs are among the most potent investment vehicles that allow individual investors to exploit advantages previously available only to large institutions. You can beat the market by investing in the right sector ETF at the right time. In fact, you can actually make money even when the overall market is tanking. Read More »
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are growing in popularity. Bucking difficult market conditions, assets invested in ETFs have increased from $569 billion in January 2008 to $693 billion in September 2009. The flexibility provided by Select Sector SPDR ETFs in creating low-cost portfolios with customized asset allocations have enabled them to carve out a niche in the ETF world. Read More »
'Don’t put all your eggs in one basket'. This is commonly believed to be a sound investing maxim. Why? Because diversification helps investors to lower risk and to stay on course towards their goals without being derailed by market sell-offs. So, how does one build a diversified portfolio? Read More »
ETFs focusing on cryptocurrencies, carbon credits, natural gas, blockchain, and fintech were top performers in August.
ETFs focusing on rare earths, lithium, residential real estate, and water were top performers in July.
The best performing ETFs in specific categories are up more than the S&P 500’s 15% annual gain. What are the best performing ETFs of the last 10 years?
This post features the best ETFs, Select Sector SPDRs, Fidelity funds, and S&P 500 stocks of second quarter, along with what to look forward to in the third quarter.
The top-performing ETF themes for June 2021 include technology companies, genomics, and cloud computing. Natural gas and solar energy stocks also performed well.
The top performing ETF themes for May 2021 are energy services, uranium mining, silver mining, and gold mining.
The top performing ETF themes for April 2021 are cryptocurrency, copper & other metal producers, commodities, and lithium.
This post features the best ETFs, Select Sector SPDRs, Fidelity funds, and S&P 500 stocks of first quarter, along with what to look forward to in the second quarter.
Semiconductor stocks are hot. The iShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF SOXX is up 24% annually over the past 5 years. What is the outlook for the SOXX ETF? Is SOXX a buy, sell or hold?
The Communication Services Select Sector SPDR ETF with ticker symbol XLC is in the works. State Street Global Advisors plans to launch this 11th Select Sector SPDR ETF when a new Communication Services sector is created in September. Read this article for insights into the nuts & bolts of the Communication Services Select Sector SPDR ETF and what… Read More »