The last month of the summer showed gains in most asset classes, sectors and regions of the world. The technology sector was one of the best performers. Even with news on housing, hurricanes, oil prices, inflation reports and conflicts in the Middle East, the market managed to post steady gains going into the fourth quarter.

Attached is an ETF performance report for the year through August 31st. 

To view the report click: Download 08-31-06ETFReport.pdf

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