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  • ETF Chart of the Day: Real Estate Investment Trusts

    08-01-2013 03:00 PM by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    U.S. Real Estate based ETFs have shown positive performance YTD despite some recent bloodletting in notable funds like VNQ (Vanguard REIT, Expense Ratio 0.10%) and IYR (iShares REIT, Expense Ratio 0.48%) but a number of International/Globally based REIT ETFs have simply not parti...

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  • May ETF Performance Review: Rate Surge Wipes Out Treasury Funds

    05-31-2013 06:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    The stock markets and exchange traded funds continued to reach new highs over May but began to falter toward the end of the month as investors took the opportunity to take profits. Meanwhile, safe-haven Treasury prices are getting pummeled with yields on benchmark 10-year notes b...

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  • ETF Chart of the Day: Global Real Estate

    03-02-2012 10:40 AM by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial

    The rally in emerging markets has contributed to solid returns in the Global REIT space, which is rather well represented these days in the ETF universe with a number of potential investment choices. Currently, the most popular fund in the category is SPDR DJ International Rea...

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  • ETFs to Play China's Real Estate Boom

    12-15-2010 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    China's real estate market has been flying like a rocket ship. Though there are concerns that it may be moving too fast, there's an easy way to ride the uptrend with a China real estate exchange traded fund (ETF). You can be a part of the property boom in China without actuall...

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  • Asia-Pacific ETFs: A Good Bet in a Down Market?

    08-31-2010 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Asian is home to the largest cluster of mega-global cities, with large international corporations enjoying the current economic prosperity. Though another global slowdown may threaten Asia's markets and related exchange traded funds (ETFs), some believe that Asia will still be th...

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  • China Real Estate ETFs May Be Undervalued

    03-08-2010 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    There is no doubt that China is becoming an economic powerhouse. The Asian nation's exchange traded funds (ETFs) are abundant with opportunities, and one of the most notable ones could be in its real estate sector, which one study found was undervalued. Comparing price-to-boo...

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  • 2 Reasons to Consider Foreign REIT ETFs

    09-20-2009 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Most of the financial sector, which includes real estate investment trusts (REITs),has seen a nice uptrend over the past few months, but with the vast array of choices out there, you can't help but wonder whether: are all of them created equal? Gary Gordon of ETF Expert anal...

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  • Real Estate And ETFs In China Are Presenting Real Opportunity

    08-01-2008 10:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    As the U.S. real estate market is in shambles, Chinese real estate may be building up, upgrading exchange traded funds (ETFs) as they go. The Chinese residential market has managed to maintain its strength, and the pace of construction is hard to keep up with. Tony Sagami for ...

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