ETF Trends
ETF Trends

Exchange traded fund research websites and social media are making it much easier figure out which ETFs are trending.

For example, the most-researched ETFs at Morningstar.com and XTF.com recently include funds tracking dividend stocks, REITs, master limited partnerships, low-volatility stocks, Japan and bank loans.

Many of the ETFs at the top of these lists reflect investor’s search for income in a low-rate environment for bonds, or chasing hot markets such as Japan. [ETF Flows on Pace to Break $200 Billion for the First Time]

ETFs have allowed investors to buy entire market segments or sectors, with low fees and liquidity.

Check out these lists for the most-researched ETFs over the past week and month:

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