April 28th at 7:30am by Todd Shriber
It is not a secret that exchange traded funds holding Chinese equities, both A-shares trading on the mainland and Hong Kong-listed H-shares, have recently been delivering staggering returns. Over the past month, the top 13 non-leveraged ETFs are all China funds, according to ETFScreen.com. That...
April 28th at 7:00am by Invesco PowerShares
This article was written by Invesco PowerShares Senior Equity Product Strategist Nick Kalivas. Since the Great Financial Crisis in 2008, many investors have come to favor a low volatility approach to the equity markets. But while low volatility strategies are generally designed to address the...
April 28th at 6:30am by iShares
As my colleague Russ Koesterich pointed out earlier this week, the start of a new quarter is always a good time to take a step back and give your investment portfolio another look. Looking at the first quarter in the rearview mirror, it largely played out as we expected, but there were a few...
April 28th at 6:00am by Gary Gordon
What if the U.S. economy fails to pick back up from its dismal first quarter? Then the U.S. will push off the frequency and the magnitude of any increases in overnight lending rates. That’s what the U.S. stock market is telling investors, as the S&P 500 and NASDAQ break above...
April 27th at 2:45pm by Todd Shriber
April 27th at 2:13pm by Tom Lydon
Chinese equities and country-specific exchange traded funds may have more room to run as active fund managers shift from their underweight China exposure. ETFs that track Chinese companies are among the best performers this year. Year-to-date, the iShares China Large-Cap ETF (NYSEArca: FXI), the...
April 27th at 1:30pm by Todd Shriber
Apple (NasdaqGS: AAPL), the world’s largest company by market value, reports fiscal second-quarter earnings after the close of U.S. markets Monday with analysts expecting per share earnings of $2.16 on revenue of $56.1 billion. Should the reported numbers be close to or in-line with those...
April 27th at 1:00pm by Todd Shriber
Investors perusing a list of exchange traded funds that have been stellar performers over the past month will find plenty of emerging markets funds and some suddenly resurgent energy fare. Scroll far enough down that list and some well-known gold miners ETFs begin appearing as well. Although the...