July 23rd at 3:02pm by Tom Lydon
The First Trust Dorsey Wright International Focus 5 ETF (NasdaqGM: IFV) debuted Wednesday, marking the introduction of an international answer to the already popular First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 Fund (NasdaqGM: FV). FV, which debuted in early March, has already hauled in $364.7 million in...
July 23rd at 2:43pm by Max Chen
Standard & Poor's ratings agency upgraded New York's credit rating to the second-highest investment grade level, the state's highest rating since 1972. Investors interested in gaining exposure to the state's debt offerings may browse New York municipal bond exchange traded fund options and...
July 23rd at 1:43pm by Tom Lydon
Despite political uncertainty after a military junta assumed control of the country, Thailand stocks and related exchange traded funds have surged, but some are concerned about rising valuations. The iShares MSCI Thailand Capped ETF (NYSEArca: THD) is up 20.6% year-to-date. "Developments...
July 23rd at 1:08pm by Todd Shriber
Futures-based natural gas exchange traded funds and exchange traded notes (ETNs) are trading modestly higher, but that is not enough to stop the bleeding caused by moderate summer temperatures throughout much of the U.S. Natural gas futures still hove near eight-month lows as temperate weather...
July 23rd at 12:25pm by Paul Weisbruch, Street One Financial
The Euro has not behaved well recently for those whom are long the currency, as we have observed FXE (CurrencyShares Euro Trust, Expense Ratio 0.40%) trade at its lowest levels since the January/February timeframe of this year. Year to date, the fund has lost a significant portion of assets,...
July 23rd at 11:45am by Todd Shriber
Shares of Puma Biotechnology (NYSE: PBYI) are up more than 277% Wednesday on volume that is already better than 10 times the daily average after the company said its experimental breast cancer treatment, neratinib, proved successful in a Phase III trial. “The primary endpoint of the trial was...
July 23rd at 11:00am by Rick Harper -- WisdomTree
On the back of a resurgence in Chinese economic data and rising geopolitical risk in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, increases in global commodity prices have reinvigorated investor interest in allocating to commodity-based investment strategies. However, a common complaint about commodity
July 23rd at 10:30am by Todd Shriber