ETF Espresso: Morning Links

December 7th at 7:42am by ETF Trends

U.S. stock exchange traded funds were poised for a slightly higher open on Wednesday. Investors continue to speculate that European leaders will announce a plan to fight the debt crisis at a summit this week.

“All is not lost for investors, especially as U.S. growth rates appear to be accelerating,” said Dan Greenhaus, chief global strategist at BTIG, in a Bloomberg report. “The only question at this point is how deep the European recession will be and what effect it has on other regions.”

SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEArca: SPY) has gained about 5% over the past week and is up 2% year to date.

Here’s a look at the top ETF stories making the rounds online this morning:

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Full disclosure: Tom Lydon’s clients own SPY.

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